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The first and second All Star teams were announced tonight with Team Manitoba claiming all of the spots on the first Team. The two teams were selected based solely on their statistics during round robin play.
It’s headed to a battle of unbeaten teams later today in the Ford Worlds at Regina’s Brandt Centre. Canada’s Jeff Stoughton pulled even with his 7:30 p.m. adversary, Scotland, on Tuesday afternoon, scoring three in the first end and cruising past France’s Thomas Dufour 11-5.
Canada’s Amber Holland prevailed over Switzerland’s Mirjam Ott, 7-4 Wednesday afternoon at the Capital One World Women’s Curling Championship in Esbjerg, Denmark, to improve to 5-3 in the 12-nation round robin.
Team USA will have a familiar face at the upcoming world championship as Pete Fenson of Bemidji, Minn., defended his team title with a perfect 11-0 record at the 2011 USA Curling National Championships at Scheels Arena in Fargo, North Dakota, February 12 – 19.
Team Norway captured international attention when they appeared in the 2010 Winter Olympics dressed in their outrageous pants. But, their performance on the ice was equally noteworthy as the Thomas Ulsrud foursome took home the silver medal.