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Canada’s Homan wins gold at women’s world curling championships

Sunday, March 26th, 2017
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Canada's Rachel Homan won gold at the world women's curling championship thanks to an 8-3 victory in the final over Russia on Sunday in Beijing.

Rachel Homan to face Russia in final of curling worlds

Saturday, March 25th, 2017
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Rachel Homan and Team Canada know their opponent for the final at the women's world curling championships: Anna Sidorova's Russian squad defeated Sweden 9-3 in eight ends on Saturday in China.

Rachel Homan stays perfect, advances to final of curling worlds

Friday, March 24th, 2017
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Canada's Rachel Homan has booked her ticket to the final at the women's world curling championship. The Ottawa skip led her rink to a 7-3 win over Russia in today's Page playoff game between the top two round-robin teams in Beijing.

Rachel Homan is perfect through 10 at curling worlds

Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017
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Canada's Rachel Homan ran her win streak to double digits at the 2017 world women's curling championship on Thursday, defeating Italy's Diana Gaspari 8-5.

Canada’s Homan secures playoff spot at curling worlds

Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017
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Rachel Homan and her Ottawa team clinched a spot in the 1-2 Page playoff game with a 6-4 win over Sweden on Wednesday at the World Women's Curling Championship in Beijing.

Homan hangs on to keep perfect record intact at curling worlds

Monday, March 20th, 2017
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A sixth straight victory maintained Canada's position on top of the standings at the world women's curling championship.

Team Canada defeats U.S. to improve to 4-0 at women’s curling worlds

Sunday, March 19th, 2017
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Rachel Homan and Team Canada are still undefeated at the 2017 world women's curling championship.

Morris wins Elite 10 with 1-up victory over Jacobs

Sunday, March 19th, 2017
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Jim Cotter chipped out Brad Jacobs's counter to lead the John Morris rink to win the Elite 10 championship on Sunday at the Grand Slam of Curling event with a 1-up victory.

Canada remains unbeaten at women’s curling worlds

Sunday, March 19th, 2017
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Rachel Homan and Team Canada improved to 3-0 at the 2017 world women's curling championship. Homan and her Ottawa foursome had a 10-9 victory over Russia Sunday in their third draw of the 12-nation tournament.

Jacobs, Morris to play in Elite 10 championship

Saturday, March 18th, 2017
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Brad Jacobs of Sault Ste. Marie, Ont., and John Morris of Vernon, B.C., will meet in the championship draw at the Elite 10, the fifth stop on the Grand Slam of Curling tour.