News

Canada women and three men's teams secure play-off places

Canada’s men became the first team to qualify for the Play-offs when they beat New Zealand by 8-2 to stay unbeaten at the top of Group C in the evening’s first session. Ireland and Switzerland both had wins in Group B – Ireland beating Israel by 8-3 and Switzerland beating the USA by 5-3, meaning that these two teams are still locked together at the top of Group B.

USA stay untouched, Hungary keep play-off hopes going

In the final two sessions of play on Tuesday (25 April) at the World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship 2017 USA won in the battle of the undefeated against Czech Republic to stay atop Group D. In session 18 Hungary won their second match of the day against Japan in a high scoring 15-4 final, which included two ends with steals of four points each.

Latvia become first team to qualify for play-offs

After winning their sixth game of the World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship 2017, Latvia are the first team to qualify for Friday’s (28 April) play-off games. This leaves only two more guaranteed qualification places in Group A. The top three teams from each pool will move into the play-offs at the end of the round-robin.

First win for Israel as every win in every group becomes vital

Hungary moved into second place in Group A in the World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship 2017 on Tuesday (25 April) morning, with a win against Finland, 9-3. Meanwhile, wins for Belarus, over Japan by 9-6 and Estonia against Croatia, 8-3, put those teams in a four-way tie for the coveted third place with two of session 15’s losing teams, Japan and Finland.

#WMDCC2017: Day four quotes

Flash quotes from day four in the World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship 2017 in the ATB Centre, Lethbridge, Canada. This live blog page will be updated throughout the fourth day of action...

Important wins for many as round-robin passes halfway

Latvia and Czech Republic added another win each to their unblemished records so far at the World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship 2017 on Monday (23 April) evening’s 13th session of round-robin play. Latvia beat Finland 10-7, scoring three points in the fifth and eighth ends. For Czech Republic, they beat hosts Canada, 7-5.

Decisive first win for France, as Scotland, USA and China stay at 100%

It took an extra end to decide the winner of the France and Turkey game in the World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship 2017, during Monday (23 April) afternoon’s 12th session of round-robin play. Both teams were looking for their first win. Initially, Turkey established a 6-0 lead, by scoring in the first three ends.

#WMDCC2017 teams get social

Teams at the World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship 2017 have been sharing their experiences via social media this week. See what the athletes are up to in Lethbridge through their eyes...

What is mixed doubles curling?

What is Mixed Doubles curling? Mixed doubles is a dynamic form of curling, where it is all about stone positioning, a lot of play to the four foot circle and a lot about angles. It is a faster version of curling that only requires two players on each team. Mixed Doubles Curling will make its debut on the Olympic Winter Programme at the games in Pyeongchang, South Korea 2018.

World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship 2017 to decide Olympic teams for PyeongChang 2018

Following the successful Ford World Men’s Curling Championship 2017 in Edmonton, the international curling spotlight stays in the Canadian province of Alberta. On Saturday 22 April competition gets underway in the World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship 2017 at the brand new state-of-the-art ATB Centre in Lethbridge.

World Senior Curling Championships 2017 ready for Lethbridge, Canada

The brand new state-of-the-art ATB Centre in Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada is set to host the World Senior Curling Championships 2017. With play getting underway on Sunday 23 April, this is the 16th edition of these championships, for men and women's teams.

New World Rankings released after Ford World Men's

The latest World Rankings after the Ford World Men's Curling Championship 2017 on 9 April 2017.

100% Canada win Ford World Men’s Curling Championship 2017

Canada are the Ford World Men’s Curling Championship 2017 champions, after beating Sweden 4-2 in the gold medal final, in Edmonton’s Northlands Coliseum, on Sunday (9 April) evening.

Switzerland win Ford World Men’s bronze medals in Edmonton

Switzerland beat USA by 7-5 in Sunday (9 April) afternoon’s bronze medal game, in the Ford World Men’s Curling Championship 2017, in Edmonton’s Northlands Coliseum in Canada.

Sweden set to join Canada in Ford World Men’s final

Sweden have reached the final of the Ford World Men’s Curling Championship 2017 after beating Switzerland in Saturday (7 April) evening’s semi-final, staged in Edmonton’s Northlands Coliseum, in Canada. Sweden now go on to face Canada – unbeaten so far – in the gold medal final on Sunday (9 April) at 18.

12345678910111213141516171819202122232425262728293031323334353637383940414243444546474849505152535455565758596061 Next »