Tag Archives: Switzerland

Tag Archives: Switzerland

Team Canada captures gold at 2016 World Men’s Championship

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April 10, 2016

BASEL, Switzerland — It was worth the wait. It had been four years since a Canadian team stood atop the medal podium at the world men’s curling championship, but that dry-spell came to a thrilling conclusion on Sunday at St. Jakobshalle.

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Team Canada one win away from gold at 2016 World Men’s Championship

World Men's Curling Championship 2016, Basel, Switzerland
April 8, 2016

BASEL, Switzerland — On the fourth anniversary of Canada’s last world men’s curling title, the 2016 edition of Team Canada took a significant step toward putting an end to that dry-spell.

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Canada ends round robin on winning note at 2016 World Men’s Championship

World Men's Curling Championship 2016, Basel, Switzerland
April 7, 2016

BASEL, Switzerland — Kevin Koe and Team Canada are in familiar territory at the 2016 World Men’s Curling Championship, presented by Ford of Canada.

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Canada wraps up first place at 2016 World Men’s Championship

World Men's Curling Championship 2016, Basel, Switzerland
April 7, 2016

BASEL, Switzerland — Team Canada is two victories away from a coveted gold medal at the 2016 World Men’s Curling Championship presented by Ford of Canada.

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Canada suffers first loss at 2016 World Men’s Championship

World Men's Curling Championship 2016, Basel, Switzerland
April 6, 2016

BASEL, Switzerland — It was a mildly frustrated Team Canada foursome that exited the ice surface late Wednesday afternoon at St. Jakobshalle.

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Canada closing in on playoff berth at world men’s championship

World Men's Curling Championship 2016, Basel, Switzerland
April 6, 2016

BASEL, Switzerland — Scott Pfeifer has been around some awfully good curling teams, it goes without saying.

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Canada downs Russia to remain unbeaten at world men’s championship

World Men's Curling Championship 2016, Basel, Switzerland
April 5, 2016

BASEL, Switzerland — At 7-0 and sailing along atop the standings at the 2016 World Men’s Curling Championship, it might be easy for Team Canada to start looking ahead to the playoffs at St. Jakobshalle.

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Canada stretches win streak to six at world men’s championship

World Men's Curling Championship 2016, Basel, Switzerland
April 5, 2016

BASEL, Switzerland — Understand, Team Canada is not looking past its next assignment at the 2016 World Men’s Curling Championship, presented by Ford of Canada.

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Canada dismantles Japan to remain unbeaten at World Men’s Championship

World Men's Curling Championship 2016, Basel, Switzerland
April 4, 2016

BASEL, Switzerland — It was just what the doctor ordered for Team Canada at the 2016 World Men’s Curling Championship, presented by Ford of Canada.

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Canada wins 100th world men’s championship meeting with Scotland

World Men's Curling Championship 2016, Basel, Switzerland
April 4, 2016

BASEL, Switzerland — Ben Hebert and Marc Kennedy remember very well the last time a Scottish team beat a Canadian team at the World Men’s Curling Championship, presented by Ford of Canada.

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Team Canada steals extra-end win to remain undefeated at World Men’s

World Men's Curling Championship 2016, Basel, Switzerland
April 3, 2016

BASEL, Switzerland — It was a perfect opening weekend in the win column, even it wasn’t always perfection on the ice.

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Swiss claim third straight world women’s gold medal

Swift Current Sk, March 27, 2016.Ford World Woman's Curling Championship.Gold medalist Switzerland, Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
March 27, 2016

SWIFT CURRENT — Less than a year after being diagnosed with cancer, Irene Schori is a world champion for the second time in three years.

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Russia topples Canada to win 2016 Ford Worlds bronze

Swift Current Sk, March 27, 2016.Ford World Woman's Curling Championship.Bronze.Russia skip Anna Sidorova,third Margarita Fomina,second Alexandra Raeva, lead Nkeiruka Ezekh, Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
March 27, 2016

SWIFT CURRENT — For Russia, it was its third consecutive bronze medal in world women’s curling play. For Canada, it was a disappointing end to a good week.

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Japan to battle Switzerland for Ford Worlds gold medal

Swift Current Sk, March 26, 2016.Ford World Woman's Curling Championship.Semi-FinalJapan skip Satsuki Fujisawa.Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
March 27, 2016

SWIFT CURRENT — Japan made curling history Saturday night at the Ford World Women’s Championship, presented by Meridian Manufacturing, when Satsuki Fujisawa and her young team defeated Russia’s Anna Sidorova 7-5 in an extra end.

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Russia ends Canada’s quest for gold at 2016 Ford Worlds

Swift Current Sk, March 26, 2016.Ford World Woman's Curling Championship.Team Russia, Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
March 26, 2016

SWIFT CURRENT — Canada’s hopes of winning the Ford World Women’s Championship, presented by Meridian Manufacturing, for the first time since 2008 came crashing down Saturday afternoon, when Russia’s Anna Sidorova defeated Chelsea Carey 7-4.

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