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ECC 2011 Day 7 (Evening) Update

Russia’s women won bronze on home territory when they beat Denmark by 13-7 in the bronze-medal play-off at the Le Gruyère European Curling Championships 2011 in Moscow, while the Danish men beat the Czech Republic by 9-6 for their bronze medals.

ECC 2011 Day 7 (Mid-day) Update

Norway’s men’s team kept their title defence alive when they beat the Czech Republic by 5-2 in the semi-final of the Le Gruyère European Curling Championships 2011 in Moscow.

ECC 2011 Play-offs Day 6

In the Page Play-off session of the Le Gruyère European Curling Championships 2011 in Moscow, the Swedish men recovered from two bad ends to win by 5-4 and move directly to Saturday’s gold medal final. Both teams were cagey in the opening ends, but, with scores in both the fourth and fifth ends, Sweden built a 3-0 halfway lead, only for Norway to cut it back to 3-2.

ECC 2011 Day 6 (Mid-day) Update

Jiri Snitil and his Czech Republic team emerged victorious from the men’s tie-break sessions at the Le Gruyère European Curling Championships 2011 in Moscow, and now face Denmark in the Page 3-4 Play-off, with a place in the semi-final up for grabs.

ECC 2011 Day 5 (Evening) Update

Although the women’s round-robin section of the Le Gruyère European Curling Championships 2011 in Moscow has now been concluded, the play-off set-up has yet to be finalised, with tie-breakers still needed to determine final ranking. In the last round-robin session, table-toppers Sweden kept their unblemished record in fine style, overwhelming Latvia by 14-2 in just six ends.

ECC 2011 Day 5 (Mid-day) Update

As the round-robin section of the Le Gruyère European Curling Championships 2011 reaches its conclusion in Moscow, the tension grows for every team. In the women’s eighth round-robin session, the game between Sweden and Russia was high-stakes indeed.

ECC 2011 Day 4 (Evening) Update

The Swedish women became the first team to qualify for the medal stages of the Le Gruyère European Curling Championships 2011 in Moscow when they won their seventh round-robin game, comfortably beating Italy by 8-3, retaining their unbeaten record in the process.

ECC 2011 Day 4 (Mid-day) Update

With the medal stages approaching fast, the action is hotting up at the Le Gruyère European Curling Championships 2011 in Moscow. In a tense sixth session of men’s round-robin play Denmark – last year’s silver medallists faced Scotland.

ECC 2011 Day 3 (Evening) Update

After five sessions of men’s round-robin play in the Le Gruyère European Curling Championships 2011 in Moscow, three teams share the lead, each on four wins – Denmark, Germany and Sweden. Denmark had a solid 8-3 win over Italy, which now means that the Italians are still looking for their first victory of the week.

ECC 2011 Day 3 (Mid-day) Update

After four sessions of men’s round-robin play at the Le Gruyère European Curling Championships 2011 in Moscow, undefeated Germany lead the rankings. They consolidated that position with a 7-4 win over France, scoring in four successive ends in the middle of the game.

ECC 2011 Day 2 (Evening) Update

After the third men’s round-robin session in the Le Gruyère European Curling Championships 2011 in Moscow, Germany now are the only unbeaten side.

ECC 2011 Day 2 (Mid-day) Update

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.

ECC 2011 Day 1 Update

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.

Le Gruyère European Curling Championships 2011 Preview

The Russian Federation will host one of the major international curling championship events for the first time when play in the Le Gruyère European Curling Championships 2011 gets underway on Saturday 3 December in Moscow’s mammoth Megasport Arena. This will be the 37th edition of these Championships since the inaugural event in Megève, France in 1975.

Double Gold for China at Pacific-Asia Curling Championships 2011

Both the Chinese men’s and women’s teams have won the finals of the 2011 Pacific-Asia Curling Championships in Nanjing, China. In front of a home crowed at the Olympic Sports Center, the Chinese men, skipped by Rui Liu, beat New Zealand (skip Peter de Boer) 5-2.

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