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Ferguson/Bottcher, Crocker/Walker undefeated at Canad Inns Mixed Doubles Trials

January 2, 2018

PORTAGE LA PRAIRE, MAN. — Val Sweeting and Dana Ferguson have won two silver medals together at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts, so it was a little strange for the teammates to play against each other at the 2018 Canad Inns Canadian Mixed Doubles Curling Trials.

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Early victories crucial at Canad Inns Mixed Doubles Trials

January 2, 2018

Mixed doubles curling might be a relatively new sport, but Kalynn Park and Charley Thomas are among the pioneers of the game. Park and Thomas opened the round robin at the 2018 Canad Inns Canadian Mixed Doubles Curling Trials with an important first win.

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2018 Canad Inns Mixed Doubles Trials begin Tuesday in Portage la Prairie

December 29, 2017

A chance to make curling history will be on the line when the inaugural Canad Inns Canadian Mixed Doubles Curling Trials get underway Tuesday in Portage la Prairie, Man.

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Team Englot to compete at 2018 Scotties, 2018 WFG Continental Cup

December 20, 2017

Michelle Englot’s Winnipeg’s team will get another shot at claiming an elusive victory at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts, it was confirmed today.

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Teams, schedule confirmed for Canad Inns Mixed Doubles Trials

December 18, 2017

Olympic dreams are still alive for the 18 teams who will be competing at the inaugural Canad Inns Canadian Mixed Doubles Curling Trials in just over two weeks.

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Team Howard named to play Brazil in Americas Zone Challenge

December 13, 2017

Four-time World Men’s Curling Champion Glenn Howard will carry Canadian hopes into a showdown with a Brazilian team to decide the Americas Zone entry into the 2018 World Men’s Curling Championship, presented by Ford of Canada, it was announced today by Curling Canada.

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Team Koe to chase gold wearing the Maple Leaf

December 10, 2017

OTTAWA – With his life’s dream of representing Canada on the line with one shot, Kevin Koe delivered in dramatic fashion.

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Team Homan to curl for Canada in Pyeongchang

December 10, 2017

OTTAWA – Team Rachel Homan of Ottawa pulled off a curling triple crown in 2017 and will start 2018 playing in the Winter Olympics.

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Team McEwen moves on to Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings final

December 9, 2017

OTTAWA – Mike McEwen’s team will get a shot Sunday at winning one of the big prizes it has been craving ever since the Winnipeg boys got together more than a decade ago, while Brad Gushue has been denied an opportunity to chase a second Olympic men’s curling gold medal.

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Team Homan advances to women’s final of Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings

December 9, 2017

Rachel Homan and her Ottawa-based teammates made all the key shots to get an early lead and rode their wave of confidence and their skip’s pinpoint accuracy to a 6-3 win over Jennifer Jones of Winnipeg in Saturday’s women’s semifinal at the Tim Hortons Road of the Rings.

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Homan tops Jones in marquee match of Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings

December 8, 2017

OTTAWA — It was billed as the marquee matchup even before the Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings began seven days ago, and in a preview of Saturday’s women’s semifinal, hometown favourite Rachel Homan beat Jennifer Jones of Winnipeg 9-4 Friday evening.

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Team Sweeting steals win at at Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings

December 8, 2017

Krista McCarville had that helpless feeling as she watched her final stone in the 11th end curl and come up short of the house Friday, ending the dreams of her and her Thunder Bay, Ont., teammates of making the playoffs at the Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings.

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Canadian wheelchair curling team selected for nomination to Canadian Paralympic Committee for 2018 Winter Paralympic Games

December 8, 2017

A veteran-laden lineup has met the criteria for nomination to the Canadian Paralympic Committee to represent this country in wheelchair curling at the 2018 Winter Paralympic Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea, it was announced today by Curling Canada.

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Team Carey carrying on to Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings final

December 8, 2017

OTTAWA – Chelsea Carey is a sports nut. Doesn’t matter if it’s pro or amateur she follows it. So she is the first to realize the significance of the enviable position she’s in now, and that’s one win from playing in the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea.

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Team Gushue clinches playoff spot at Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings

December 7, 2017

OTTAWA — World men’s champ Brad Gushue of St. John’s finds himself oh-so-close to a coveted return trip to the Winter Olympic Games.

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