Tag Archives: Sweden (page 2)

Tag Archives: Sweden

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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Sweden heads home with Ford Worlds gold

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April 5, 2015

Niklas Edin of Sweden stole three in the first end and counted threes in the fifth and seventh ends to beat defending champion Thomas Ulsrud of Norway 9-5 to win the Ford World Men’s Curling Championship Sunday at the Scotiabank Centre in Halifax.

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Team Canada captures Ford Worlds bronze

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April 5, 2015

Pat Simmons and Team Canada rebounded from the monstrous disappointment of their semifinal loss Saturday evening to beat Aku Kauste of Finland 8-4 Sunday morning to win the bronze medal at the Ford World Men’s Curling Championship.

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Sweden reaches gold-medal game at Ford Worlds

2015, Halifax N.S. Ford Men's World Curling Championship, Swedish Curling Fans, Curling Canada/michael burns photo
April 4, 2015

Niklas Edin and his red-hot Swedish mates jumped all over a shaky Pat Simmons and Team Canada to score an easy 6-3 semifinal win Saturday that moves them into the gold-medal game of the 2015 Ford World Men’s Curling Championship at the Scotiabank Centre in Halifax.

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Sweden through to Ford Worlds semifinal

2015, Halifax N.S. Ford Men's World Curling Championship, Sweden skip Niklas Edin, Curling Canada/michael burns photo
April 4, 2015

Niklas Edin of Sweden stole two in the sixth and added another pair in the eighth end of a tightly contested battle to beat Aku Kauste of Finland 7-4 in the Page 3-4 playoff game Saturday at the Ford World Men’s Curling Championship at the Scotiabank Centre in Halifax.

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Norway headed to gold-medal game at Ford Worlds

2015, Halifax N.S. Ford Men's World Curling Championship, Norway skip Thomas Ulsrud, lead Havard Vad Peterssen, second Chritoffer Svae,  Curling Canada/michael burns photo
April 3, 2015

Thomas Ulsrud made a last-rock draw to the edge of the button for a single in the 11th end to beat Pat Simmons of Canada 7-6 in the Page 1-2 playoff game Friday at the Ford World Men’s Curling Championship.

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Finland ekes out tiebreaker win at Ford Worlds

2015, Halifax N.S. Ford Men's World Curling Championship, Finland  Aku Kauste,  Curling Canada/michael burns photo
April 3, 2015

Aku Kauste’s final rock, pressure-packed draw just stopped in time to give Finland a single in the 10th end for a 6-5 win over John Shuster of the U.S. in the tiebreaker game Friday at the 2015 Ford World Men’s Curling Championship at the Scotiabank Centre in Halifax.

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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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Canada finishes Ford Worlds round robin with win

2015, Halifax N.S. Ford Men's World Curling Championship, Canada skip Pat Simmons, third John Morris, lead Nolan Thiessen, second Carter Rycroft, Curling Canada/michael burns photo
April 2, 2015

Pat Simmons of Canada and Thomas Ulsrud of Norway finished off their round-robin play at the Ford World Men’s Curling Championship with their 10th wins Thursday and immediately set about planning for their rematch in Friday’s Page 1-2 playoff game.

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