Olympic women's curling champion Jennifer Jones will represent Manitoba in next month's Canadian women's curling championship.
Canada swept all three skins games Sunday to win the Continental Cup at Canada Olympic Park. Winnipeg's Mike McEwen secured the victory when he picked up a full point in his match against Sweden's Niklas Edin, giving Canada an insurmountable lead over the European team.
Canada won two of three team matches in Saturday's late draw to take a 22-8 lead in points over Europe at the Continental Cup curling tournament.
An all-Canadian team is up 15-6 on Team Europe at Canada Olympic Park after Friday's draws wrapped up in Calgary.
Many curlers across the Maritimes are upset the Canadian Curling Association is limiting the number of teams at the Brier this year to 12, even though 14 teams are eligible to participate in the national championship.
Canada took an early 3.5-point lead over Europe after two draws Thursday in Calgary at the Continental Cup of Curling
A qualifying round for provincial curling teams that have not performed well in the Brier in recent years is making it more difficult to generate interest in the sport, says a prominent P.E.I. curler.
BradGushue nailed a clutch final shot to score two in the final end and lift his rink to a 6-5 victory over Steve Laycock and win the Canadian Open title Sunday.
Brad Gushue, the 2006 Olympic curling gold medallist, is building another powerhouse curling rink in St. John's Newfoundland. Gushue nailed a clutch final shot to score two in the final end and lift his rink to a 6-5 victory over Steve Laycock and win the Canadian Open title Sunday.
Brad Gushue of St. John's, N.L., came back from down two Saturday night to defeat Calgary's Kevin Koe 5-4 and advance to the final of the Grand Slam of Curling's Canadian Open championship. He will face Saskatoon's Steve Laycock on Sunday at 1 p.m. ET.
Watch the men's final at the Grand Slam of Curling's Canadian Open in Yorkton, Sask., live on Sunday at 1 p.m. ET.
At the Grand Slam of Curling's Canadian Open In Yorkton, Sask., Scott Russell finds the game is already reaching a fever pitch as it rounds into mid-season form.
Mike McEwen of Winnipeg earned a playoff spot in the Grand Slam of Curling Canadian Open with a 7-3 win over Brad Gushue of St. John's N.L., on Thursday.
The world's top curlers are in Yorkton, Sask., this week for the Grand Slam of Curling's Canadian Open. Watch a men's quarter-final live on Saturday at 1 p.m. ET, and the final Sunday at 1 p.m. ET.
Mike McEwen claimed the National final of the Grand Slam of Curling after defeating Olympic champion Brad Jacobs 5-2.
Skips Val Sweeting of Edmonton and Winnipeg's Mike McEwen both won their respective Canada Cup culing titles on Sunday in Camrose, Alta.
Winnipeg's Mike McEwen broke out to a big lead early and never trailed en route to defeating Olympic Gold medallist Brad Jacobs 8-3 in Sunday's men's final of the Canada Cup.
Edmonton's Val Sweeting scored a deuce in the ninth end and earned a steal in the 10th to win curling's Canada Cup on Sunday with a 6-3 victory over Ottawa's Rachel Homan.
Winnipeg's Mike McEwen used the hammer in the 11th end to score one and defeat Glenn Howard of Penetanguishene, Ont. 5-4 in the men's semifinal at the Canada Cup curling tournament on Saturday night.
Edmonton's Val Sweeting advanced to the women's final at the Canada Cup curling tournament after edging Heather Nedohin of Sherwood Park, Alta., 7-6 on Saturday.