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    Canada extends world curling championships hosting deal

    Canada extends world curling championships hosting deal


    Canada will continue to host a world curling championship annually until 2020 thanks to an extended agreement between Curling Canada and the World Curling...

    Canada will continue to host a world curling championship annually until 2020 thanks to an extended agreement between Curling Canada and the World Curling Federation.

    Brad Gushue completes undefeated run with Tour Challenge title

    Brad Gushue completes undefeated run with Tour Challenge title


    Brier champion Brad Gushue downed Steffen Walstad of Norway 9-1 on Sunday in Regina to win the Grand Slam of Curling's Tour...

    Brier champion Brad Gushue downed Steffen Walstad of Norway 9-1 on Sunday in Regina to win the Grand Slam of Curling's Tour Challenge.

    Curling season starts with eye on Olympic prize

    Curling season starts with eye on Olympic prize


    The top 60 curling teams from not only Canada but around the world are in Regina this week to begin the Grand Slam of Curling calendar...

    The top 60 curling teams from not only Canada but around the world are in Regina this week to begin the Grand Slam of Curling calendar year.

    Gushue, teammates bag rich season start at Everest Challenge

    Gushue, teammates bag rich season start at Everest Challenge


    Brad Gushue made a routine takeout on his last shot of the inaugural Everest Curling Challenge Sunday night in Fredericton to capture the single-largest curling cash prize ever of...

    Brad Gushue made a routine takeout on his last shot of the inaugural Everest Curling Challenge Sunday night in Fredericton to capture the single-largest curling cash prize ever of $200,000.

    28-team field chosen for Canada's pre-Olympic curling trials

    28-team field chosen for Canada's pre-Olympic curling trials


    Olympic medallists John Morris and Shannon Kleibrink are two of the headliners in the 28-team field for the Home Hardware Road to the Roar Pre-Trials curling...

    Olympic medallists John Morris and Shannon Kleibrink are two of the headliners in the 28-team field for the Home Hardware Road to the Roar Pre-Trials curling competition.

    Canadian curling championships adding wild-card team

    Canadian curling championships adding wild-card team


    A 16th team has been added to next year's Canadian men's and women's curling championships, and it will have to win its way in via a wild-card game. Curling Canada revamped the format of the Tim Hortons Brier and Scotties Tournament of Hearts because the...

    A 16th team has been added to next year's Canadian men's and women's curling championships, and it will have to win its way in via a wild-card game. Curling Canada revamped the format of the Tim Hortons Brier and Scotties Tournament of Hearts because the previous pre-tournament qualifier was unpopular.

    Curling Canada 'resolves' sports bar fee increase with Bell Media

    Curling Canada 'resolves' sports bar fee increase with Bell Media


    Curling Canada officials say they've "managed to resolve things with Bell Media" regarding what would have been hefty cable fee increases in curling clubs across...

    Curling Canada officials say they've "managed to resolve things with Bell Media" regarding what would have been hefty cable fee increases in curling clubs across Canada.

    Rachel Homan's Olympic pursuit starts now

    Rachel Homan's Olympic pursuit starts now


    After winning her third Scotties title and her first world championship, Rachel Homan took a (much deserved) vacation. Now the skip and her Ottawa rink are reloading and setting their sights on winning the Canadian Olympic curling trials in their...

    After winning her third Scotties title and her first world championship, Rachel Homan took a (much deserved) vacation. Now the skip and her Ottawa rink are reloading and setting their sights on winning the Canadian Olympic curling trials in their hometown.

    Canadian curling clubs rocked by big cable companies

    Canadian curling clubs rocked by big cable companies


    Curling clubs across Canada are rallying together and pushing back against what they see as unfair treatment by the country's two biggest cable television...

    Curling clubs across Canada are rallying together and pushing back against what they see as unfair treatment by the country's two biggest cable television providers.

    Olympic mixed doubles curling trials set for Portage la Prairie, Man.

    Olympic mixed doubles curling trials set for Portage la Prairie, Man.


    The Olympic trials for the Canadian mixed curling doubles event will take place in Portage la Prairie, Man., Curling Canada announced Tuesday. The event, which will be making its Olympic debut at the 2018 Winter Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea, is...

    The Olympic trials for the Canadian mixed curling doubles event will take place in Portage la Prairie, Man., Curling Canada announced Tuesday. The event, which will be making its Olympic debut at the 2018 Winter Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea, is scheduled for Jan. 3-7, 2018.

    Gushue, Homan among teams to watch at Olympic curling trials

    Gushue, Homan among teams to watch at Olympic curling trials


    ​World champions Brad Gushue and Rachel Homan will headline the field at the 2018 Canadian Olympic curling trials, set for Dec. 2-10 in...

    ​World champions Brad Gushue and Rachel Homan will headline the field at the 2018 Canadian Olympic curling trials, set for Dec. 2-10 in Ottawa.

    Rachel Homan caps impressive season with Champions Cup title

    Rachel Homan caps impressive season with Champions Cup title


    Rachel Homan capped an impressive season of curling by winning the Champions Cup. The Ottawa skip downed Sweden's Anna Hasselborg 5-4 in the title draw at Canada Olympic Park on Sunday in the final Grand Slam of Curling event of the...

    Rachel Homan capped an impressive season of curling by winning the Champions Cup. The Ottawa skip downed Sweden's Anna Hasselborg 5-4 in the title draw at Canada Olympic Park on Sunday in the final Grand Slam of Curling event of the season.

    Team Canada wins gold at World Senior Curling Championships

    Team Canada wins gold at World Senior Curling Championships


    Canada is on top of the curling world again as a senior women's team from Nova Scotia beat Switzerland in the gold medal final...

    Canada is on top of the curling world again as a senior women's team from Nova Scotia beat Switzerland in the gold medal final Saturday.

    Canada clinches mixed doubles curling Olympic berth

    Canada clinches mixed doubles curling Olympic berth


    Joanne Courtney and Reid Carruthers defeated Latvia 10-5 in seven ends to clinch a 2018 Olympic berth in the newly added curling...

    Joanne Courtney and Reid Carruthers defeated Latvia 10-5 in seven ends to clinch a 2018 Olympic berth in the newly added curling discipline.

    The curling romance that changed 2 lives forever

    The curling romance that changed 2 lives forever


    Team Gushue third Mark Nichols first met his wife, Colette, at the 2004 Brier in Saskatoon. Since then, the happy couple are raising two sons and have just completed a dream...

    Team Gushue third Mark Nichols first met his wife, Colette, at the 2004 Brier in Saskatoon. Since then, the happy couple are raising two sons and have just completed a dream season.

    Men with a plan: Team Gushue targets Olympics

    Men with a plan: Team Gushue targets Olympics


    After mapping out — and successfully executing — their plan to win their first Brier title and first world championship, Brad Gushue and his teammates are now locking their sights on the Olympic trials in...

    After mapping out — and successfully executing — their plan to win their first Brier title and first world championship, Brad Gushue and his teammates are now locking their sights on the Olympic trials in December.

    St. John's rolls out red carpet to celebrate Team Gushue's historic run

    St. John's rolls out red carpet to celebrate Team Gushue's historic run


    Curling fans in St. John's got what they wanted Wednesday night: Brad Gushue, Mark Nichols, Brett Gallant, Geoff Walker walked into the room, basking in the glow of returning to the club it all started in, now crowned Brier and world...

    Curling fans in St. John's got what they wanted Wednesday night: Brad Gushue, Mark Nichols, Brett Gallant, Geoff Walker walked into the room, basking in the glow of returning to the club it all started in, now crowned Brier and world champions.

    Jennifer Jones captures 6th Players' Championship title

    Jennifer Jones captures 6th Players' Championship title


    Winnipeg skip Jennifer Jones downed Edmonton's Val Sweeting 8-4 in the final to capture her sixth Players' Championship title at a Grand Slam of Curling event in Toronto on...

    Winnipeg skip Jennifer Jones downed Edmonton's Val Sweeting 8-4 in the final to capture her sixth Players' Championship title at a Grand Slam of Curling event in Toronto on Sunday.