Archive for the ‘Sports/Curling’ Category

Canada’s Simmons runs curling worlds record to 6-0

Tuesday, March 31st, 2015
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Canada's Pat Simmons kept his perfect record intact at the world men's curling championship Tuesday with a 7-4 win over Japan's Yusuke Morozumi at Scotiabank Centre in Halifax.

Italy’s curling team knows all about 6-enders

Monday, March 30th, 2015
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Italy scored a six-ender on Sunday morning, and then had the rare feat come back to haunt them against the U.S. team Monday night at the world men's curling championship in Halifax.

Canada crushes Czech Republic at curling worlds

Monday, March 30th, 2015
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Canada defeated the Czech Republic 11-2 on Monday morning to remain unbeaten at the world men's curling championship at Scotiabank Centre.

Canada’s Simmons remains perfect at curling worlds

Sunday, March 29th, 2015
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Canada's Pat Simmons defeated China's Jialiang Zang 7-4 on Sunday for his second straight win at the world men's curling championship at Scotiabank Centre.

Canada’s Simmons beats American Shuster at men’s curling worlds

Saturday, March 28th, 2015
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Canada's Pat Simmons outscored American John Shuster 11-10 in a wild opening game Saturday night at the world men's curling championship at Scotiabank Centre.

Canada’s curlers have home-ice advantage for men’s worlds

Thursday, March 26th, 2015
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John Morris, Carter Rycroft and Nolan Thiessen are all former world men's curling champions. They're hoping to get their skip his first world title at this year's tournament in Halifax.

Canada’s McEwen takes inaugural Elite 10 curling title

Sunday, March 22nd, 2015
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Winnipeg skip Mike McEwen claimed the inaugural Syncrude Elite 10 title by defeating Sweden's Niklas Edin in Sunday's final match.

Swiss defeat Canada 5-3 to win women’s world curling championship

Sunday, March 22nd, 2015
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Switzerland's Alina Patz defeated Canada's Jennifer Jones 5-3 Sunday to claim the gold medal at the world women's curling championship in Sapporo, Japan.

Canada, Jennifer Jones shooting for World Championship gold

Saturday, March 21st, 2015
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Canada will play Switzerland for the gold medal at the world women's curling championship in Sapporo, Japan. Winnipeg skip Jennifer Jones, third Kaitlyn Lawes, second Jill Officer and lead Dawn McEwen defeated Russia's Anna Sidorova 7-4 in Saturday evening's semifinal at the Tsukisamu Gymnasium.

Canada’s Jones downed by Swiss at world curling championships

Friday, March 20th, 2015
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Alina Paetz scored a deuce in the ninth end as Switzerland beat Canada's Jennifer Jones 6-4 in the one-two Page playoff on Saturday at the women's world curling championship in Sapporo, Japan.