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    South Korea's curling 'Garlic Girls' say they were abused

    South Korea's curling 'Garlic Girls' say they were abused


    The darlings of South Korea's Winter Olympics are back in the headlines eight months after their stirring run to a curling silver medal in...

    The darlings of South Korea's Winter Olympics are back in the headlines eight months after their stirring run to a curling silver medal in Pyeongchang.

    Rachel Homan caps undefeated run with Tour Challenge title

    Rachel Homan caps undefeated run with Tour Challenge title


    Ottawa's Rachel Homan capped her undefeated run at the Tour Challenge with a title win. Homan scored three points apiece in the second and fifth ends en route to an 8-4 victory over Tracy Fleury in the women's final on Sunday, halting the East St. Paul,...

    Ottawa's Rachel Homan capped her undefeated run at the Tour Challenge with a title win. Homan scored three points apiece in the second and fifth ends en route to an 8-4 victory over Tracy Fleury in the women's final on Sunday, halting the East St. Paul, Man., skip's own unbeaten run.

    Brad Gushue remains perfect at Tour Challenge

    Brad Gushue remains perfect at Tour Challenge


    Brad Gushue as the St. John's, N.L., remained perfect at the Tour Challenge with a 6-3 victory over Scotland's Ross Paterson on Friday...

    Brad Gushue as the St. John's, N.L., remained perfect at the Tour Challenge with a 6-3 victory over Scotland's Ross Paterson on Friday night.

    Final 4 set at Canadian Mixed Curling Championship

    Final 4 set at Canadian Mixed Curling Championship


    After the final championship pool games on Friday determined the top four, No. 1 seed Quebec (8-2) will take on No. 4 Nova Scotia (7-3), while No. 2 Ontario (7-3) faces No. 3 Manitoba (7-3) in the other...

    After the final championship pool games on Friday determined the top four, No. 1 seed Quebec (8-2) will take on No. 4 Nova Scotia (7-3), while No. 2 Ontario (7-3) faces No. 3 Manitoba (7-3) in the other semifinal.

    American curling's golden boy wants more

    American curling's golden boy wants more


    John Shuster made history with his gold-medal victory at the Pyeongchang Olympics. But the colourful U.S. skip doesn't want his team — or his country — to stop...

    John Shuster made history with his gold-medal victory at the Pyeongchang Olympics. But the colourful U.S. skip doesn't want his team — or his country — to stop there.

    Canada's Olympic curlers say 'yes' to Calgary 2026 bid

    Canada's Olympic curlers say 'yes' to Calgary 2026 bid


    As Calgarians prepare to vote in the 2026 Olympic plebiscite, Canada's Olympic curlers are advocating for the Games at this week's Grand Slam...

    As Calgarians prepare to vote in the 2026 Olympic plebiscite, Canada's Olympic curlers are advocating for the Games at this week's Grand Slam event.

    Rachel Homan, Brad Gushue qualify for Tour Challenge playoffs

    Rachel Homan, Brad Gushue qualify for Tour Challenge playoffs


    Tracy Fleury of East St. Paul, Man., topped Krista McCarville of Thunder Bay, Ont., 5-3 on Thursday in ninth round-robin draw of the Tour...

    Tracy Fleury of East St. Paul, Man., topped Krista McCarville of Thunder Bay, Ont., 5-3 on Thursday in ninth round-robin draw of the Tour Challenge.

    Nova Scotia draws even atop Canadian Mixed Curling Championship standings

    Nova Scotia draws even atop Canadian Mixed Curling Championship standings


    Ontario dropped its first game of the Canadian Mixed Curling Championship in Winnipeg, losing a tightly-contested 4-3 match to Saskatchewan on...

    Ontario dropped its first game of the Canadian Mixed Curling Championship in Winnipeg, losing a tightly-contested 4-3 match to Saskatchewan on Thursday.

    Canada first? Marc Kennedy thinks we're exporting too much curling knowledge

    Canada first? Marc Kennedy thinks we're exporting too much curling knowledge


    Canada is the top curling nation in the world. But former Olympic champ Marc Kennedy worries the country may be eroding its own power by lending too much expertise to its...

    Canada is the top curling nation in the world. But former Olympic champ Marc Kennedy worries the country may be eroding its own power by lending too much expertise to its rivals.

    Iconic curling fan — and his memorable beard — back at curling bonspiels

    Iconic curling fan — and his memorable beard — back at curling bonspiels


    For years, Hans Madsen has painted his beard, put sparkles in it and decked it out in a colourful array. He's "that bearded curling fan" everyone knows — Madsen shows up at Grand Slam events, Briers, Scotties and world championships. But last season he...

    For years, Hans Madsen has painted his beard, put sparkles in it and decked it out in a colourful array. He's "that bearded curling fan" everyone knows — Madsen shows up at Grand Slam events, Briers, Scotties and world championships. But last season he was absent while dealing with an aggressive form of cancer.

    Defending champ Brad Gushue opens Tour Challenge with pair of wins

    Defending champ Brad Gushue opens Tour Challenge with pair of wins


    Defending champion Brad Gushue is off to a strong start at the Tour Challenge. Gushue downed Toronto's John Epping 10-8 in Wednesday's evening draw to move to 2-0 at the third stop on the Grand Slam of Curling...

    Defending champion Brad Gushue is off to a strong start at the Tour Challenge. Gushue downed Toronto's John Epping 10-8 in Wednesday's evening draw to move to 2-0 at the third stop on the Grand Slam of Curling circuit.

    Ontario continues perfect ride at Canadian Mixed Curling Championship

    Ontario continues perfect ride at Canadian Mixed Curling Championship


    Ontario defeated New Brunswick 7-4 on Wednesday and will now carry a 6-0 record into the championship pool at the Canadian Mixed Curling Championship in...

    Ontario defeated New Brunswick 7-4 on Wednesday and will now carry a 6-0 record into the championship pool at the Canadian Mixed Curling Championship in Winnipeg.

    Canadian Mixed Curling Championships: Nunavut vs Yukon

    Canadian Mixed Curling Championships: Nunavut vs Yukon


    Complete coverage of Yukon's 7-5 win over Nunavut at the Canadian Mixed Curling Championships in...

    Complete coverage of Yukon's 7-5 win over Nunavut at the Canadian Mixed Curling Championships in Winnipeg.

    60 — that's right, 60 — curling teams are competing in this week's Grand Slam

    60 — that's right, 60 — curling teams are competing in this week's Grand Slam


    Curling fans in this northern Ontario community are in for all the rock throwing and sweeping they can handle this week as 60 teams from across the world hit the pebbled ice looking to capture the Tour...

    Curling fans in this northern Ontario community are in for all the rock throwing and sweeping they can handle this week as 60 teams from across the world hit the pebbled ice looking to capture the Tour Challenge.

    Curling Canada calls on local clubs to seek help to improve business model

    Curling Canada calls on local clubs to seek help to improve business model


    Curling Canada acknowledges the country is losing "too many" facilities while adding is has in-house expertise to help a struggling club improve its business model and...

    Curling Canada acknowledges the country is losing "too many" facilities while adding is has in-house expertise to help a struggling club improve its business model and operations.