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Reigning world women's curling champion Jennifer Jones will have a former teammate guiding her and the rest of Team North America at the Continental Cup in Las Vegas in January.
Canada swept the championship draws Sunday at the inaugural Curling World Cup, with Kevin Koe's Calgary foursome and Rachel Homan's Ottawa rink joining the Edmonton-based mixed doubles team of Laura Walker and Kirk Muyres on top of the podium.
Team Canada defeated the 2018 Olympic champions from Sweden 7-3 to claim the opening leg of the Curling World Cup in Suzhou, China.
Canada prevailed in the inaugural World Cup of Curling, winning the mixed doubles final on Saturday night over the U.S. Canadians Laura Walker and Kirk Muyres defeated Americans Sarah Anderson and Korey Dropkin 7-3 from Suzhou, China.
There were 392 ends of curling, 6,272 stones thrown, a final score of 450-237 - and one world record. A group of 10 Ontario curlers have just received word that their game that lasted 105 hours, 6 minutes and 51 seconds — spanning from the end of September into October — has set a new Guinness World Record.
Canada will have three teams in the finals at the inaugural World Cup of Curling after Kevin Koe and Rachel Homan prevailed on Saturday in Suzhou, China. The mixed doubles team of Laura Walker and Kirk Muyres had secured a spot on Friday.
Canada has secured a spot in the mixed doubles final at the inaugural World Cup of Curling. Laura Walker and Kirk Muyres, an Edmonton-based team, are 4-1 through three days and locked up first place in Pool A.
Canada's three teams are now a combined 8-0 at the inaugural Curling World Cup event after winning all their games for the second consecutive day in China.
Canadian curlers made a clean sweep on the opening day of the Curling World Cup event in China on Wednesday.
Marcel Rocque, a member of the legendary Ferbey Four team in his playing days, has committed to lend his unapologetically blunt coaching work to Rachel Homan's rink for the 2018-19 season.
Canada's 2018 Olympic curling representatives are in Suzhou, China this week for the inaugural Curling World Cup event, where Rachel Homan and Kevin Koe will be tested right away.
Canadian curlers Jennifer Jones and Brent Laing are off to a winning start to the season. The husband-and-wife team downed Scotland's Jayne Stirling and Fraser Kingan 9-5 in the mixed doubles final of the Audi quattro Winter Games NZ on Thursday in Naseby, New Zealand.
CBC Sports is live-streaming the World Curling Tour Baden Masters event in Switzerland this weekend to kick off the competitive international season.
Jeff Stoughton helped guide Canada's mixed doubles curling team to Olympic gold at the Winter Games. He's hoping to do the same thing with the national four-man team at the 2022 Winter Games in Beijing.
An extra women's curling team has been added to the field for the Home Hardware Canada Cup in December.
Coach Adam Kingsbury is leaving Team Rachel Homan after a three-year run with the Ottawa-based rink.