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John Epping’s rink to break up at end of curling season

Monday, March 19th, 2018
John Epping Curling Team Disbanding

John Epping's Toronto-based curling rink is "parting ways" at the end of the current season, according to a statement posted to the team's Facebook page.

American skip Jamie Sinclair feels at home at women’s curling worlds

Sunday, March 18th, 2018

American skip Jamie Sinclair feels quite at home at the world women's curling championship at the North Bay Memorial Gardens.

Mike McEwen beats Brad Gushue for 7th Grand Slam title

Sunday, March 18th, 2018

Mike McEwen defeated Brad Gushue 3 and 1 Sunday in the final of the Grand Slam of Curling's Elite 10 match play competition.

Jennifer Jones opens curling worlds with big win

Saturday, March 17th, 2018

Canada's Jennifer Jones opened the women's world curling championship with an 11-5 victory over Anna Kubeskova of the Czech Republic on Saturday in North Bay, Ont.

Kaitlyn Lawes, Jennifer Jones reunited for women’s world championship

Friday, March 16th, 2018

There are some moving parts to the Canadian entry at this edition of the world women's curling championship.

Brad Gushue, Brendan Bottcher to meet in Brier final

Sunday, March 11th, 2018

Alberta's Brendan Bottcher advanced to the final of the Canadian men's curling championship with a 6-4 win over Ontario's John Epping in Sunday's semifinal.

Bottcher downs Jacobs in extra ends to advance to Brier semifinal

Saturday, March 10th, 2018

Alberta's Brendan Bottcher advanced to the semifinal of the Canadian men's curling championship with a 6-5 win in an extra end over Northern Ontario's Brad Jacobs on Saturday.

Gushue tops Jacobs to improve position for Brier playoffs

Friday, March 9th, 2018

Defending champion Brad Gushue, 2013 champion Brad Jacobs of Northern Ontario and Ontario's John Epping are playoff bound at the Brier with eight wins each.

Jacobs, Epping, Gushue kick off Brier championship round with wins

Thursday, March 8th, 2018

Northern Ontario's Brad Jacobs, defending champion Brad Gushue and Ontario's John Epping improved to 7-1 on Thursday when the championship round of the national men's curling championship got underway.

Canada’s Tyler Tardi advances to world junior curling semifinals

Thursday, March 8th, 2018

Canada's men's team joined the women in the playoffs with a pair of victories Thursday at the 2018 world junior curling championships.