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Val Sweeting drops 1st game at Masters Grand Slam

Tracy Fleury's steal of three in the third end set her up for a decisive 7-4 win over 2014 champion Val Sweeting in Draw 3 action Wednesday at the Masters Grand Slam of Curling in Okotoks, Alta.

Grand Slam of Curling: Players to watch

Here's a look at the top men's and women's teams to watch in the 2016-17 Grand Slam of Curling season as the road to qualifying for the 2018 Winter Olympics continues.

New rules for curling nix broom moves that were changing the game

Curling Canada has endorsed new rules that effectively outlaw recent innovations — new sweeping techniques and broom technology — that had radically altered the game.

Curling body enlists NRC to test controversial brooms

The National Research Council is teaming up with the World Curling Federation to investigate the effects of curling broom technology on ice surfaces ahead of the 2018 Winter Olympics to level the playing field for athletes and ensure technology doesn't overtake ability.

Jones edges Homan, captures Champions Cup curling title

Jennifer Jones led from the opening end Sunday, beating Rachel Homan 7-5 in the women's final at the Champions Cup Grand Slam of Curling event.

Reid Carruthers, Mike McEwen advance to Champions Cup final

Reid Carruthers toppled Mike McEwen 4-3 on Saturday night in the semifinals at the seventh and final event of the Grand Slam season to set up a meeting with John Epping.

Switzerland's Tirinzoni wins tiebreaker to fill final quarters spot at Champions Cup

Switzerland's Silvana Tirinzoni downed Japan's Satsuki Fujisawa 7-6 in the tiebreaker draw at the Champions Cup curling event on Friday night to advance into the quarter-finals.

Brad Gushue falls to Sweden's Niklas Edin at Champions Cup

Sweden's Niklas Edin scored a deuce in the final end to come from behind and defeat Canada's Brad Gushue 4-3 on Thursday in evening play at the Champions Cup curling event in Sherwood Park, Alta.

Chelsea Carey upset at curlings' Champions Cup

Chelsea Carey suffered an upset defeat to the reigning world junior champions in Sherwood Park, Alta., Wednesday evening.

Colleen Jones to be inducted into Canada's Sports Hall of Fame

Colleen Jones has won two world championships and the Tournament of Hearts six times. She's also appeared in a record 21 Canadian Championships.

Canada falls to Scotland in world mixed doubles curling

Canada was knocked out of the playoff round at the world mixed doubles curling championship on Friday after dropping a 6-5 decision to Scotland at the Lofbergs Lila Arena in Karlstad, Sweden.

Canadian pair remain perfect at world mixed doubles championship

Canada's Marliese Kasner and Dustin Kalthoff remain perfect through round-robin play at the world mixed doubles curling championship.

Players' Championship: Scotland's Muirhead defeats Winnipeg's Jones to win title

Scotland's Eve Muirhead won her third Players' Championship title with a 9-6 victory over Winnipeg's Jennifer Jones on Sunday afternoon in the women's final.

Winnipeg skips Jones, Einarson to meet in semis at Players' Championship

Winnipeg skips Jennifer Jones and Kerri Einarson will meet in the semifinals at the Players' Championship.

Brad Gushue undefeated as Grand Slam of Curling heads to playoffs

Brad Gushue of St. John's, N.L., is the only skip to remain undefeated through the round-robin portion of the Grand Slam of Curling Players' Championship in Toronto.

Homan makes quick work of Carey at Players' Championship

Ottawa's Rachel Homan shut out Scotties Tournament of Hearts champion Chelsea Carey 10-0 on Thursday night in Draw 9 of the Players' Championship.

Koe keeps on rolling at curling Grand Slam

World champion Kevin Koe is one of four curlers to start off the Grand Slam of Curling Players' Championship with a perfect 2-0 record.

Kevin Koe, Canada claim men's world curling title

Kevin Koe's Team Canada captured the 2016 men's curling title with 5-3 victory over Denmark on Sunday in Basel, Switzerland.

Kevin Koe, Canada off to world curling championship final

Canada's Kevin Koe will play for the world title at the men's world curling championships on Sunday after beating Denmark on Friday.

Denmark defeats U.S. in semifinals at men's curling worlds

Denmark's Rasmus Stjerne advanced to Sunday's championship game of the world men's curling championship against Canada with a 9-3 semifinal win over American John Shuster on Saturday.

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