Tag Archives: russia (page 3)

Tag Archives: russia

Team Canada alone atop standings at Ford Worlds

2015, Halifax N.S. Ford Men's World Curling Championship, Canada Fans, Curling Canada/michael burns photo
March 29, 2015

Pat Simmons and Team Canada stole two in the 10th end Sunday evening to score a tough 9-6 win over Sweden’s Niklas Edin and remain the only unbeaten team after five draws at the Ford World Men’s Curling Championship at the Scotiabank Centre in Halifax.

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Italy improves to 2-0 with win over Sweden at Ford Worlds

2015, Halifax N.S. Ford Men's World Curling Championship, Italy skip Joel Retornaz,  lead Andrea Pilzer, second Daniele Ferrazza, Curling Canada/michael burns photo
March 29, 2015

Joel Retornaz of Italy cracked a three-ender in the third and then put a finishing exclamation point on his 11-5 over Niklas Edin of Sweden with six in the ninth end to improve to 2-0 after three draws at the Ford World Men’s Curling Championship Sunday at the Scotiabank Centre in Halifax, N.S.

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Sweden earns narrow win to open Ford Worlds

2015, Halifax N.S. Ford Men's World Curling Championship, Sweden skip Niklas Edin, lead Christoffer Sundgren, second Kristian Lindstrom, Curling Canada/michael burns photo
March 28, 2015

Niklas Edin and his Swedish teammates had to overcome their own mistakes and get a last-rock draw in the 10th end to score two and get past a stubborn Finnish team 6-5 in Saturday afternoon’s opening draw at the 2015 Ford World Men’s Curling Championship in Halifax.

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Russia tops South Korea to capture country’s first world championship medal

March 23, 2014

It was going to be historic, no matter what the outcome on Sunday afternoon at Harbour Station in Saint John, N.B.

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South Korea tops Russia in Page 3-4 playoff to advance to Ford Worlds semi

March 22, 2014

South Korea’s Ji-Sun Kim will play in her second semifinal at the Ford World Women’s Curling Championship, presented by Booster Juice, in three years.

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Teams need to bring their ‘A’ game to perform at the Ford Worlds

March 20, 2014

Take a look at the 12 teams playing today in the 2014 Ford World Women’s Curling Championship, presented by Booster Juice.

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Russians in the hunt entering final day of round robin at Ford Worlds

March 19, 2014

Russia’s Anna Sidorova and her team from Moscow are making a serious run at a long-awaited medal at the Ford World Women’s Curling Championship, presented by Booster Juice.

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Sweden sweeps opening-day games at 2014 Ford Worlds

March 15, 2014

Sweden’s Margaretha Sigfridsson had a brilliant opening day to start the 2014 Ford World Women’s Curling Championship, presented by Booster Juice.

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Team Canada knocks off Russians to open 2014 Ford Worlds

March 15, 2014

Team Canada got off to an ideal start on Saturday at the 2014 Ford World Women’s Curling Championship, presented by Booster Juice.

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Inside Junior Curling: Chatting with the Canadian Junior Champions

February 15, 2013

It’s been less than a week since Corryn Brown and Matt Dunstone won the women’s and men’s titles at the M&M Meat Shops Canadian Junior Curling Championships, and the two young skips are still in awe… and a little bit of shock. You can’t miss the emotion in their voices when they are asked how it feels to be the newest junior champs.

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Junior Women Lose Close Tie-Breaker at World Championships

March 9, 2012

Canada’s junior women fought hard against an aggressive Russian team, but couldn’t climb back from a couple of early big scores, losing 11-10 in this morning’s tiebreaker at the World Junior Curling Championships in Oestersund, Sweden.

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Lethbridge Welcomes the World: Russia Update

March 8, 2012

They will be representing the Russian Federation when play gets underway at the 2012 Ford World Women’s Curling Championship and they all have a deep and abiding passion for the Roarin’ Game.

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Inside the NTP: Elaine Dagg-Jackson’s Trip to Sochi, Russia

October 7, 2010

Many of my friends have been asking me if there is any chance that Russia will be unable to complete the venues in time to host the 2014 Winter Olympics

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