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    Canadian curlers Gallant, Peterman dominant in world mixed doubles opener

    Canadian curlers Gallant, Peterman dominant in world mixed doubles opener


    Canada's Jocelyn Peterman and Brett Gallant defeated Romania's Iulia Traila and Allen Coliban 12-4 in their opening game Saturday at the world mixed doubles curling championship in Stavanger,...

    Canada's Jocelyn Peterman and Brett Gallant defeated Romania's Iulia Traila and Allen Coliban 12-4 in their opening game Saturday at the world mixed doubles curling championship in Stavanger, Norway.

    For the love of curling (and each other): Peterman, Gallant eye gold at mixed doubles worlds

    For the love of curling (and each other): Peterman, Gallant eye gold at mixed doubles worlds


    Two Canadian curlers combined their fierce competitive nature and love for the game with their love for each other, creating one of the most formidable mixed doubles teams in the world. And now Jocelyn Peterman and Brett Gallant begin their quest on...

    Two Canadian curlers combined their fierce competitive nature and love for the game with their love for each other, creating one of the most formidable mixed doubles teams in the world. And now Jocelyn Peterman and Brett Gallant begin their quest on Saturday to become the first Canadians to win the mixed doubles world title.

    How a Canadian brought curling to Kosovo — and a spot at its 1st world championship

    How a Canadian brought curling to Kosovo — and a spot at its 1st world championship


    Canadian Peter Andersen wanted to bring curling to Kosovo when he moved to the small, tumultuous country in 2016. Three years later, he's representing Kosovo at the world mixed doubles curling championship and hoping his beloved sport keeps growing in...

    Canadian Peter Andersen wanted to bring curling to Kosovo when he moved to the small, tumultuous country in 2016. Three years later, he's representing Kosovo at the world mixed doubles curling championship and hoping his beloved sport keeps growing in the country.

    48 teams, only 1 champion: Canada itching for elusive mixed doubles world curling title

    48 teams, only 1 champion: Canada itching for elusive mixed doubles world curling title


    48 teams. One gold up for grabs. Canada is looking to take home the mixed doubles curling title for the first time ever, and the duo of Jocelyn Peterman and Brett Gallant will have to battle through the largest field...

    48 teams. One gold up for grabs. Canada is looking to take home the mixed doubles curling title for the first time ever, and the duo of Jocelyn Peterman and Brett Gallant will have to battle through the largest field ever.

    Follow all the action from the 2019 world mixed doubles curling championship

    Follow all the action from the 2019 world mixed doubles curling championship


    Follow CBC Sports reporter Devin Heroux's live dispatches from Stavanger, Norway where he's watching every move by Canadians Jocelyn Peterman and Brett Gallant at the world mixed doubles...

    Follow CBC Sports reporter Devin Heroux's live dispatches from Stavanger, Norway where he's watching every move by Canadians Jocelyn Peterman and Brett Gallant at the world mixed doubles championship.

    Bottcher outlasts Koe in Players' Championship final

    Bottcher outlasts Koe in Players' Championship final


    Brendan Bottcher scored a 6-1 win over Kevin Koe to capture the Players' Championship title in Toronto on Sunday. Kerri Einarson later downed Reigning Olympic champion Anna Hasselborg in the women's...

    Brendan Bottcher scored a 6-1 win over Kevin Koe to capture the Players' Championship title in Toronto on Sunday. Kerri Einarson later downed Reigning Olympic champion Anna Hasselborg in the women's final.

    How the Olympics took the loyalty out of curling

    How the Olympics took the loyalty out of curling


    The pressure to win in curling, specifically to get to the Olympics, has been elevated to an entirely new level — and that’s forcing skips and teams to make very difficult decisions about who they want on their team, including long-time...

    The pressure to win in curling, specifically to get to the Olympics, has been elevated to an entirely new level — and that’s forcing skips and teams to make very difficult decisions about who they want on their team, including long-time teammates.

    Ryan Fry weighs in on season, future at Players' Championship

    Ryan Fry weighs in on season, future at Players' Championship


    Ryan Fry leans on a wall near the Mattamy Athletic Centre locker-room, his broom in one hand and a water bottle in the other, and tilts his head to the side as he thinks about what he's learned during an unforgettable curling...

    Ryan Fry leans on a wall near the Mattamy Athletic Centre locker-room, his broom in one hand and a water bottle in the other, and tilts his head to the side as he thinks about what he's learned during an unforgettable curling season.

    Chelsea Carey looking to get back on track at Players' Championship

    Chelsea Carey looking to get back on track at Players' Championship


    Calgary skip Chelsea Carey took a break from curling after coming home from a disappointing performance at the recent world women's championship in...

    Calgary skip Chelsea Carey took a break from curling after coming home from a disappointing performance at the recent world women's championship in Denmark.

    Brad Jacobs improves to 2-0 at Players' Championship

    Brad Jacobs improves to 2-0 at Players' Championship


    Brad Jacobs led his rink to a 7-4 win over Edmonton's Brendan Bottcher on Wednesday to move to 2-0 at the Players' Championship in...

    Brad Jacobs led his rink to a 7-4 win over Edmonton's Brendan Bottcher on Wednesday to move to 2-0 at the Players' Championship in Toronto.

    Ryan Fry joining John Epping's Ontario rink next season

    Ryan Fry joining John Epping's Ontario rink next season


    John Epping's Ontario rink will add Ryan Fry at third next season after his departure from Brad Jacobs' Northern Ontario...

    John Epping's Ontario rink will add Ryan Fry at third next season after his departure from Brad Jacobs' Northern Ontario powerhouse.

    Koe flourishing under the weight of Canadian curling expectations

    Koe flourishing under the weight of Canadian curling expectations


    Skip Kevin Koe has taken the Canadian team on his back all week and guided them to victory. He's also shouldering the heavy weight of every Canadian curling fan's expectation for a gold medal. There's just one more game to go, Sunday night's championship...

    Skip Kevin Koe has taken the Canadian team on his back all week and guided them to victory. He's also shouldering the heavy weight of every Canadian curling fan's expectation for a gold medal. There's just one more game to go, Sunday night's championship final against Sweden's Niklas Edin.

    Up for grabs: Canada no longer a lock at men's curling worlds

    Up for grabs: Canada no longer a lock at men's curling worlds


    On the final day of preliminary action at the men's world curling championship, a front-runner has yet to make themselves known. And with seven teams fighting for six playoff spots, one contender will be left wondering what could have...

    On the final day of preliminary action at the men's world curling championship, a front-runner has yet to make themselves known. And with seven teams fighting for six playoff spots, one contender will be left wondering what could have been.

    If you're Dutch-Canadian and can curl, this man wants you

    If you're Dutch-Canadian and can curl, this man wants you


    In an effort to grow the sport in the Netherlands, the country's curling federation and a Dutch sports marketing firm have combined to recruit Canadians of Dutch heritage to find the next orange wave of...

    In an effort to grow the sport in the Netherlands, the country's curling federation and a Dutch sports marketing firm have combined to recruit Canadians of Dutch heritage to find the next orange wave of curlers.

    Canadian fans find it hard to love an American with a curling gold medal

    Canadian fans find it hard to love an American with a curling gold medal


    It wasn't all that long ago that a Canada vs. U.S. men's curling battle lacked drama as Canada had dominated the Americans on the pebbled ice for years. But not...

    It wasn't all that long ago that a Canada vs. U.S. men's curling battle lacked drama as Canada had dominated the Americans on the pebbled ice for years. But not anymore.

    Swedish skip Nik Edin winning world titles — the Canadian way

    Swedish skip Nik Edin winning world titles — the Canadian way


    Some of Niklas Edin’s greatest curling moments have come in Canada — fitting considering he learned how to master the game by watching...

    Some of Niklas Edin’s greatest curling moments have come in Canada — fitting considering he learned how to master the game by watching Canadians.

    The changing of the Norwegian curling guard — and those fancy pants

    The changing of the Norwegian curling guard — and those fancy pants


    In 2010 Norway curlers bolted into the curling fashion limelight at the Winter Olympics in Vancouver by wearing their splashy, patterned pants. Now a young upstart team wants to make its own way on the world stage, but with a focus on...

    In 2010 Norway curlers bolted into the curling fashion limelight at the Winter Olympics in Vancouver by wearing their splashy, patterned pants. Now a young upstart team wants to make its own way on the world stage, but with a focus on curling.