December 4, 2011
Denmark, Germany and Scotland share the lead, each unbeaten, after the first two rounds of men’s round-robin play in the Le Gruyère European Curling Championships 2011 in Moscow. On Sunday morning, Denmark defeated newcomers Latvia by 7-3.
December 3, 2011
Latvia, making their A Group debut at this year’s Le Gruyère European Curling Championships in Moscow’s Megasport Arena, produced the shock result of the opening round-robin men’s games when they beat defending champions Norway, led by Olympic silver medallist Thomas Ulsrud, by 8-5. Latvia opened with a score of two and followed that up with a single steal for a 3-0 lead.