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Russia posts Monday sweep at 2016 Ford Worlds

Swift Current Sk, March 21, 2016.Ford World Woman's Curling Championship.Russia skip Anna Sidorova, Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
March 21, 2016

SWIFT CURRENT — It was a bounceback day for Russia in a big way Monday at the Ford World Women’s Curling championship, sponsored by Meridian Manufacturing.

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Russia hands Canada first loss at 2016 Ford Worlds

Swift Current Sk, March 21, 2016.Ford World Woman's Curling Championship.Russia skip Anna Sidorova, Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
March 21, 2016

SWIFT CURRENT, Sask. — Team Canada’s late-game magic went missing on Monday morning, and it resulted in its first loss of the 2016 Ford World Women’s Curling Championship, presented by Meridian Manufacturing.

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Canada shakes off rock-handle issues to remain unbeaten at Ford Worlds

Swift Current Sk, March 20, 2016.Ford World Woman's Curling Championship.Canada (L-R) second Jocelyn Peterman,skip Chelsea Carey, lead Laine Peters, Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
March 21, 2016

SWIFT CURRENT, Sask. — Canada defeated the United States 10-2 Sunday night at the Ford World Women’s Curling championship, presented by Meridian Manufacturing, but there was much more to it than the lopsided score.

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Japan tops Russia in battle of Ford Worlds unbeatens

Swift Current Sk, March 20, 2016.Ford World Woman's Curling Championship.Japan , Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
March 20, 2016

SWIFT CURRENT, Sask. — Not a lot of people saw this one coming. Japan stood alone at the top of the standings at Ford World Women’s Curling Championship, presented by Meridian Manufacturing, after afternoon play Sunday at the Credit Union iplex.

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Another dramatic win for Team Canada at Ford Worlds

Swift Current Sk, March 20, 2016.Ford World Woman's Curling Championship.Canada skip Chelsea Carey, Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
March 20, 2016

SWIFT CURRENT, Sask. — They’re rapidly turning into the Cardiac Kids of the 2016 Ford World Women’s Curling Championship, presented by Meridian Manufacturing.

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Russia opens Ford Worlds with two wins and heavy hearts

Swift Current Sk, March 19, 2016.Ford World Woman's Curling Championship.Russia lead Nkeiruka Ezekh, second Alexandra Raeva, Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
March 20, 2016

SWIFT CURRENT — Team Russia emerged from the first day of play at the Ford World Women’s Curling, presented by Meridian Manufacturing, with a perfect 2-0 record and with heavy hearts.

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Canada ekes out extra-end victory to open Ford Worlds

Swift Current Sk, March 19, 2016.Ford World Woman's Curling Championship.Canada skip Chelsea Carey of Calgary Ab, raises her brush after guiding Canada to an 8-7 extra end victory over Denmark. michael burns photo
March 19, 2016

SWIFT CURRENT, Sask. — It wasn’t the start Chelsea Carey wanted, but the ending was just fine on Saturday afternoon for the skip of Team Canada at the Ford World Women’s Curling Championship, presented by Meridian Manufacturing.

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Finland, U.S. into Ford Worlds tiebreaker

2015, Halifax N.S. Ford Men's World Curling Championship, Curling Fans, Curling Canada/michael burns photo
April 2, 2015

Aku Kauste of Finland scored threes in the second and eight ends Thursday to beat Joel Retornaz of Italy 7-5 and advance into Friday’s 2:30 p.m. (all times Atlantic) tiebreaker game against John Shuster of the U.S. at the 2015 Ford World Men’s Curling Championship.

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Team Canada escapes with narrow win at Ford Worlds

2015, Halifax N.S. Ford Men's World Curling Championship, Canada Fans, Curling Canada/michael burns photo
April 2, 2015

Team Canada was pushed to the limit, but managed to escape with a victory in its next-to-last round-robin game on Thursday morning at the Ford World Men’s Curling Championship.

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Canada, Norway headed for rematch at Ford Worlds

2015, Halifax N.S. Ford Men's World Curling Championship, Canada lead Nolan Thiessen, second Carter Rycroft,  third John Morris,Curling Canada/michael burns photo
April 1, 2015

Pat Simmons of Canada and Thomas Ulsrud of Norway are heading to a rematch in Friday’s Page 1-2 playoff game at the Ford World Men’s Curling Championship.

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Swedes on a roll at Ford Worlds

2015, Halifax N.S. Ford Men's World Curling Championship, Sweden skip Niklas Edin, Curling Canada/michael burns photo
April 1, 2015

Niklas Edin of Sweden continued to score in bunches Wednesday, rolling to a 9-2 win over Yusuke Morozumi of Japan to move ever closer to securing a playoff berth at the 2015 Ford World Men’s Curling Championship at the Scotiabank Centre in Halifax.

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Team Canada remains on top at Ford Worlds

2015, Halifax N.S. Ford Men's World Curling Championship. Canada skip Pat Simmons, third John Morris, Curling Canada/michael burns photo
March 31, 2015

Pat Simmons of Canada and Thomas Ulsrud of Norway led their teams to victory in Tuesday afternoon’s Draw No. 10 to set up their head-to-head clash tonight at the 2015 Ford World Men’s Curling Championship at the Scotiabank Centre in Halifax.

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Young Swiss making their move at Ford Worlds

2015, Halifax N.S. Ford Men's World Curling Championship, Switzerland lead Raphael Marki, third Enrico Pfister, Curling Canada/michael burns photo
March 30, 2015

Marc Pfister and his Switzerland foursome scored four in the second end Monday and cruised to a 7-1 win over Joel Retornaz of Italy to improve to 3-1 for a share of second place after seven draws at the 2015 Ford World Men’s Curling Championship at the Scotiabank Centre in Halifax.

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Canada, Norway win big by inches at Ford Worlds

2015, Halifax N.S. Ford Men's World Curling Championship, Canada  skip Pat Simmon,Curling Canada/michael burns photo
March 30, 2015

Curling really is a game of inches at times. It was those tiny measurements that opened the door early and propelled Canada and Norway to victories Monday morning in the sixth draw of the 2015 Ford World Men’s Curling Championship.

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Team Canada wins second straight at Ford Worlds

Nolan Thiessen d'Équipe Canada, à gauche, et Carter Rycroft vont travailler au cours de la victoire de dimanche sur la Chine. (Photo, Curling Canada / Michael Burns)
March 29, 2015

The game may have been less entertaining for the fans than their Saturday night shootout with the U.S., but Canadian skip Pat Simmons was a lot more entertained with his team’s more traditional 7-4 win over China in Sunday’s fourth draw of the Ford World Men’s Curling Championship at the Scotiabank Centre in Halifax.

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