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Tag Archives: Featured

Gushue is in, Koe and Bottcher to play tiebreaker at Home Hardware Canada Cup

December 7, 2018

ESTEVAN, Sask. – Brad Gushue is in while Kevin Koe and Brendan Bottcher will play a tiebreaker Saturday morning to determine the last playoff team after the final round-robin men’s draw at the Home Hardware Canada Cup at Affinity Place in Estevan, Sask.

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Last-rock win gives Team Jacobs first place at Home Hardware Canada Cup

December 7, 2018

ESTEVAN, Sask. – In the end it was typical Brad Jacobs: make the big shot on final stone for a come-from-behind victory. And in this case one that clinched first place in the round-robin and moved his Sault Ste. Marie, Ont., team right into Sunday’s final of the 2018 Home Hardware Canada Cup.

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Team Koe wins fourth straight game at 2018 Home Hardware Canada Cup

December 7, 2018

ESTEVAN, Sask. — On the surface, it was another round-robin game at the 2018 Home Hardware Canada Cup between two of the top men’s teams in Canada.

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Jones scores crucial bounce-back win at Home Hardware Canada Cup

December 6, 2018

ESTEVAN, Sask. – Jennifer Jones and Rachel Homan have had some epic battles since Homan’s Ottawa-based team emerged as heir apparent to the powerful Winnipeg crew. Thursday night at the Home Hardware Canada Cup was not one of those.

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Gunnlaugson makes first loss at Curling World Cup ‘disappear’ with win against China

December 6, 2018

A loss is never a welcome sight for any team’s record. But just like a magician, Winnipeg’s Jason Gunnlaugson essentially made his first loss disappear with a victory against China during Thursday’s Curling World Cup action at Ralston Arena in Omaha, Neb.

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Team Epping looks to rebound from tough day at Home Hardware Canada Cup

December 6, 2018

ESTEVAN, Sask. — Thursday was not a great day for John Epping and his Toronto teammates at the 2018 Home Hardware Canada Cup. The foursome went into the day tied for top spot at 2-0 but emerged severely bruised at 2-2.

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Team Jacobs picks up third straight win at 2018 Home Hardware Canada Cup

December 6, 2018

ESTEVAN, Sask. — It was a shot that would test any elite team — never mind one that featured a vice-skip playing just his third game with his new team.

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Team Einarson rallies for crucial win at Home Hardware Canada Cup

December 5, 2018

ESTEVAN, Sask. – Just when it looked like they were in deep trouble, Kerri Einarson and her Winnipeg team dug themselves out of a hole by rallying from a 5-2 fourth-end deficit to beat Allison Flaxey of Winnipeg 7-6 in the third draw of the 2018 Home Hardware Canada Cup.

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Canadian teams split first two games at Curling World Cup

December 5, 2018

The Canadian teams opened with a win and a loss in its first two games at the Curling World Cup on Wednesday at the Ralston Arena in Omaha, Neb. Tracy Fleury (Winnipeg) led her women’s team to victory and the mixed doubles team of Kalynn Park (Calgary)/John Morris (Canmore, Alta.) were just shy of a win with a shootout loss at Ralston Arena in Omaha, Neb.

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Team Jacobs unbeaten after two draws at Home Hardware Canada Cup

December 5, 2018

ESTEVAN, Sask. — Brad Jacobs executed two nearly perfect draws in the fifth and seventh ends to break open a tight battle between two Olympic gold medal winners and take an 8-4 win over Brad Gushue in the second draw of the Home Hardware Canada Cup Wednesday.

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Team Flaxey wins opener at 2018 Home Hardware Canada Cup

December 5, 2018

ESTEVAN, Sask. — Alli Flaxey’s team was the last women’s entry into the 2018 Home Hardware Canada Cup, but it didn’t take long for the Winnipeg squad to pick up its first victory.

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MQFT with Shannon Birchard

December 4, 2018

This week, John sits down with Shannon Birchard, the Scotties and World Champion and two-time Canadian Junior finalist from Winnipeg, Man. Shannon is currently playing on the “all skips” foursome of Kerri Einarson, Val Sweeting, Briane Meilleur, and herself, and they’ve had a ton of success on the World Curling Tour thus far. They’ll be competing in the Canada Cup in early December in Estevan, Sask.

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Canadian teams aim to match early success at second leg of Curling World Cup

December 4, 2018

Many eyes will be on the Canadian men’s, women’s and mixed doubles teams at the second leg of the Curling World Cup in Omaha, Neb., slated to begin this Wednesday. Opponents won’t be admiring the Maple Leaf of the front of the Canadians’ jackets, but instead honing in on the targets on their backs after the Canadian teams won all three gold medals at the first leg of the Curling World Cup. Teams skipped by Winnipeg’s Tracy Fleury and Jason Gunnlaugson will represent the nation in the men’s and women’s competition. They’re joined by Kalynn Park (Calgary) and John Morris ...

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2018 Home Hardware Canada Cup kicks off Wednesday in Estevan, Sask.

December 3, 2018

Canada’s best collection of curling talent will be under one roof when the 2018 Home Hardware Canada Cup gets underway Wednesday at Affinity Place in Estevan, Sask.

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Travelers Curling Club Championship success isn’t just on the ice

November 30, 2018

When the 2018 Travelers Curling Club Championship wrapped up last weekend at the Miramichi Curling Club in Miramichi, N.B., the event’s success resonated far beyond the hard-won medals on the ice.

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