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    Curlers keeping an eye on Canada-China tensions ahead of Beijing World Cup

    Curlers keeping an eye on Canada-China tensions ahead of Beijing World Cup


    Relations between Ottawa and Beijing have become strained since Canada's arrest of Chinese executive Meng Wanzhou at the request of the United States last month. Canadian coach Marcel Rocque spent nearly three years working with the Chinese curling...

    Relations between Ottawa and Beijing have become strained since Canada's arrest of Chinese executive Meng Wanzhou at the request of the United States last month. Canadian coach Marcel Rocque spent nearly three years working with the Chinese curling program. He'd have no problem travelling back despite the heightened tension between the two countries.

    Vegas Continental Cup mixing and matching curlers in new team scramble

    Vegas Continental Cup mixing and matching curlers in new team scramble


    Kaitlyn Lawes playing third for Rachel Homan, Ben Hebert throwing lead stones for U.S. skip John Shuster and Sweden's Niklas Edin calling games with Scotland's Jennifer Dodds as his vice are all possible scenarios in this year's Continental Cup of...

    Kaitlyn Lawes playing third for Rachel Homan, Ben Hebert throwing lead stones for U.S. skip John Shuster and Sweden's Niklas Edin calling games with Scotland's Jennifer Dodds as his vice are all possible scenarios in this year's Continental Cup of Curling.

    Match Wrap: Brendan Bottcher wins his 1st Grand Slam of Curling title

    Match Wrap: Brendan Bottcher wins his 1st Grand Slam of Curling title


    Edmonton's Brendan Bottcher scored a 6-3 win over Toronto's John Epping to claim the Grand Slam of Curling Canadian Open title in North Battleford,...

    Edmonton's Brendan Bottcher scored a 6-3 win over Toronto's John Epping to claim the Grand Slam of Curling Canadian Open title in North Battleford, Sask.

    Grand Slam of Curling Canadian Open Men's Final

    Grand Slam of Curling Canadian Open Men's Final


    Grand Slam of Curling Canadian Open men's final between John Epping and Brendan Bottcher from North Battleford,...

    Grand Slam of Curling Canadian Open men's final between John Epping and Brendan Bottcher from North Battleford, Saskatchewan.

    Rachel Homan wins historic 10th Grand Slam curling title

    Rachel Homan wins historic 10th Grand Slam curling title


    Rachel Homan made curling history Sunday afternoon by winning the 10th Grand Slam title of her career, surpassing Jennifer Jones's previous record of...

    Rachel Homan made curling history Sunday afternoon by winning the 10th Grand Slam title of her career, surpassing Jennifer Jones's previous record of nine.

    Curling fashion becoming more than those Norwegian pants

    Curling fashion becoming more than those Norwegian pants


    It's hard to forget about those fancy curling pants from Norway, but fashion norms in curling remained conservative for a while. Now, an apparel company started by a Canadian curler is working to give the sport a wardrobe...

    It's hard to forget about those fancy curling pants from Norway, but fashion norms in curling remained conservative for a while. Now, an apparel company started by a Canadian curler is working to give the sport a wardrobe overhaul.

    The perfect delivery: Being a mother and full-time curler not always easy

    The perfect delivery: Being a mother and full-time curler not always easy


    Saskatchewan curler Joan McCusker could have never prepared for the guilt she would feel trying to balance the roles of new mother and elite-level...

    Saskatchewan curler Joan McCusker could have never prepared for the guilt she would feel trying to balance the roles of new mother and elite-level curler.

    Stuck in a championship drought, Saskatchewan curlers search for the secret to success

    Stuck in a championship drought, Saskatchewan curlers search for the secret to success


    There's a certain type of pride Saskatchewanites exude when it comes to curling, but the feeling is being challenged by the province's lack of championships in recent...

    There's a certain type of pride Saskatchewanites exude when it comes to curling, but the feeling is being challenged by the province's lack of championships in recent decades.

    Extreme makeover: Off-season shakeups have curling teams still figuring out their way

    Extreme makeover: Off-season shakeups have curling teams still figuring out their way


    The Canadian curling carousel was furiously spinning during this past off-season as teams were shaking up their lineups to secure their foursomes for this next four-year Olympic cycle. It was almost weekly that teams were announcing their new lineups —...

    The Canadian curling carousel was furiously spinning during this past off-season as teams were shaking up their lineups to secure their foursomes for this next four-year Olympic cycle. It was almost weekly that teams were announcing their new lineups — keeping track of it all was challenging.

    Ryan Fry's continued off-ice improvement showing on the ice

    Ryan Fry's continued off-ice improvement showing on the ice


    In his first two games back with Team Brad Jacobs after taking an indefinite leave to work on personal growth, Ryan Fry was nearly...

    In his first two games back with Team Brad Jacobs after taking an indefinite leave to work on personal growth, Ryan Fry was nearly perfect.

    Curling season reaches fever pitch as Scotties, Brier approach

    Curling season reaches fever pitch as Scotties, Brier approach


    It appears the level of curling is the highest it’s ever been. Many of the games are being decided by the smallest of margins as curling continues to evolve and grow. That level of play should continue at this week's Canadian Open in North Battleford,...

    It appears the level of curling is the highest it’s ever been. Many of the games are being decided by the smallest of margins as curling continues to evolve and grow. That level of play should continue at this week's Canadian Open in North Battleford, Sask.

    Fry's return at Canadian Open gives Jacobs yet another lineup change

    Fry's return at Canadian Open gives Jacobs yet another lineup change


    After avoiding public comment since his ejection from the Red Deer Curling Classic, Ryan Fry returns to the spotlight this week as the Grand Slam series makes a stop in North Battleford, Sask., for the Canadian...

    After avoiding public comment since his ejection from the Red Deer Curling Classic, Ryan Fry returns to the spotlight this week as the Grand Slam series makes a stop in North Battleford, Sask., for the Canadian Open.

    Ryan Fry to rejoin Team Jacobs after indefinite leave from curling

    Ryan Fry to rejoin Team Jacobs after indefinite leave from curling


    Ryan Fry is set to make his return to curling next week at a Grand Slam Curling event in North Battleford, Sask., less than two months after the now infamous Red Deer Curling Classic...

    Ryan Fry is set to make his return to curling next week at a Grand Slam Curling event in North Battleford, Sask., less than two months after the now infamous Red Deer Curling Classic incident.

    Curling rocked in 2018. Here's why

    Curling rocked in 2018. Here's why


    The 2018 curling season marked a massive shift in the landscape of the sport and included highs and lows for Canadian competitors. As the year comes to a close, here's a look around the rings at some of the top...

    The 2018 curling season marked a massive shift in the landscape of the sport and included highs and lows for Canadian competitors. As the year comes to a close, here's a look around the rings at some of the top moments.