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Tag Archives: Thomas Ulsrud

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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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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Team Canada escapes with narrow win at Ford Worlds

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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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Team Canada bounces back with Ford Worlds win

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

Canada and Norway woke up on opposite sides of the emotional bed Wednesday morning but both teams put Tuesday’s head-to-head clash behind them and stormed to Draw 11 victories that kept them atop the standings at the Ford World Men’s Curling Championship.

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Norway makes (fashion) statement against Canada

2015, Halifax N.S. Ford Men's World Curling Championship. Norway  skip Thomas Ulsrud,third Torger Nergard, second Christoffer Svae,lead Havard Vad Petersson, Curling Canada/michael burns photo
March 31, 2015

Thomas Ulrud and his Norwegian teammates are defending champions and they served notice Tuesday evening that they are not going to easily give up their Ford World Men’s Curling Championship.

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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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Canada remains on top of the Ford Worlds

2015, Halifax N.S. Ford Men's World Curling Championship. Canada skip Pat Simmons,lead Nolan Thiessen, second Carter Rycroft, Curling Canada/michael burns photo
March 30, 2015

Team Canada took the easy route to 5-0 while Norway and Switzerland had nail-biters to stay on their tail at 4-1 after eight draws Monday at the 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

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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 alone atop standings at Ford Worlds

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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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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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