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Team curling set for 12 days of Olympic Winter Games action

When the historic inaugural Olympic mixed doubles contest concludes on Tuesday 13 February, the Gangneung Curling Centre will become the venue for the women's and men's team curling competitions of the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018.

Canada into first-ever Olympic mixed doubles final

Canada's Kaitlyn Lawes and John Morris guaranteed themselves a first-ever Olympic mixed doubles medal when they beat Norway's Kristin Skaslien and Magnus Nedregotten by 8-4 in Monday morning's semi-final at the Gangneung Curling Centre, to qualify for Tuesday evening's gold medal final.

Mixed doubles semi-finals - athlete quotes

Flash quotes from semi-final day of the Olympic Winter Games 2018 mixed doubles competition.

Switzerland book Olympic semi-final slot

Switzerland booked their place in the semi-finals, alongside previously-qualified Canada and the Olympic Athlete from Russia team, with a last-stone 9-8 victory in the last round-robin session of the Olympic mixed doubles curling event. In the same session, China beat Norway by 9-3 to set up a tie-breaker re-match between these two teams for the last available semi-final slot.

Mixed doubles day four - athlete quotes

Flash quotes from day four of the Olympic Winter Games 2018 mixed doubles competition.

Young Korean team thriving off Olympic energy

It's impossible not to hear the Korean crowd during any given game at the 2018 Olympics. Every session, stands are filled with bundled-up locals who don't hold back any emotion while cheering on their team in the new discipline. Neither does the Korean team itself, who display dramatic fist pumps, slaps on the back and unfiltered facial expressions of pure passion.

Love is rock solid for couples in mixed doubles curling

Curling may not seem the most conventional way of finding a spouse or partner, but in the mixed doubles competition at the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games a couple of pairs have combined romance with their quest for gold. Anastasia Bryzgalova and Aleksandr Krushelnitckii (OAR) married last summer after first meeting through junior curling competitions in Russia.

Canada and the Olympic Athlete from Russia team become first qualifiers for the Olympic mixed doubles semi-finals

With their fifth successive win, by 8-2 in six ends over the Olympic Athlete from Russia team, Canada's Kaitlyn Lawes and John Morris qualified for Monday's Olympic mixed doubles semi-finals at the Gangnueng Curling Centre.

Three teams share top spot as Olympic mixed doubles curling play-off race heats up

After five sessions of round-robin play at the Gangnueng Curling Centre, three teams share top spot in the Olympic mixed doubles rankings, each on four wins and one loss so far. Norway and the Olympic Athlete from Russia team went all the way to extra ends before they overcame Korea and Finland, while Canada had a six-end 7-2 victory over current world champions Switzerland.

Mixed doubles day three - athlete quotes

Flash quotes from day three of the Olympic Winter Games 2018 mixed doubles competition.

Day two Olympic curling ends with four-way tie at the top-of-the-table

Norway's 6-5 win over Switzerland in Friday afternoon's fourth session of Olympic mixed doubles play robbed Switzerland of their unbeaten record and created a four-way tie at the top-of-the-table.

Switzerland score maximum six points for new Olympic record

Switzerland's mixed doubles team has created a new Olympic curling record as the latest medal discipline moved into its second day of action at PyeongChang 2018.

Switzerland move into clear lead after second mixed doubles session

Current world champions Switzerland stand alone at the top of the table after the two sessions of round-robin play on the first day of mixed doubles curling at the Gangneung Curling Centre. Switzerland beat Finland by 7-6 in Thursday evening's play.

Historic win for hosts on historic day for curling

On a day of historic curling firsts, and as the other teams stepped aside momentarily, Korea's Hyeji Jang delivered the opening stone of the first session of mixed doubles round-robin play at the Gangneung Curling Centre as curling's 21st century discipline made its Olympic debut.

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