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Canada gets off to rocky start on opening day at Ice Cube Curling Center

...SOCHI, Russia - Maybe the men's Olympic curling tournament won't be such a procession...becoming the first team in Canada's storied curling history to go through Olympic trials unbeaten...opening day of action at the Ice Cube Curling Center, the Canadians only scraped past...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-02-10/canada-gets-rocky-start-
Grab a broom and start curling

...sweeping, if it wasn¹t already called curling. Either way, the IOC can officially...Compared with, say, downhill skiing, curling doesn¹t look like much of a sport. It...mopping? Actually, you¹ve seen curling before. You probably just didn¹t recognize...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/02/15/oly_333697.shtml
Olympics
Curling roundup

...their room. Swisshelm wants her sport, curling, to ride an Olympic publicity wave into...was decided in the 10th end. OK, so curling may have trouble challenging skeleton...tried to be, were serious. In Canada, curling ranks second only to hockey. "It's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/02/22/oly_334969.shtml
Olympics
Norway wins curling gold

...Championship. Norway won the gold medal in Olympic curling Friday, beating favored Canada 6-5 in a...top skips. He's president of the World Curling Players Association and runs an Edmonton curling academy, a star in a land where curlers have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/02/23/oly_335171.shtml
Olympics
Norway stuns Canada for gold in curling

...Championship. Norway won the gold medal in Olympic curling Friday, beating favored Canada 6-5 in a...top skips. He's president of the World Curling Players Association and runs an Edmonton curling academy, a star in a land where curlers have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/02/23/oly_335183.shtml
Olympics
America wins 1st medal in curling

...PINEROLO, Italy - Pete Fenson wanted the curling bronze medal to come down to the final...clinched the Americans' first-ever Olympic curling medal. Only then did the usually stone-faced...after winning 8-6 for the first American curling medal in a major men's competition since...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/02/25/oly_59852.shtml
Olympics
IOC approves new events for 2018 Winter Games

...snowboarding, Alpine skiing, speedskating and curling for the 2018 Winter Games in Pyeongchang...start in speedskating, mixed doubles in curling, and a team skiing event were the additions...something likely to displease purists.Curling has had two events, separate men's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-06-08/ioc-approves-new-events-
Curling earning fans, despite lack of edge

...Patzke, spokesman for the United States Curling Association. It casts a strange spell...neighbor or member of the local PTA. "Curling's something anybody can do, from 5 to 95," said Jim Henderson of Sweep, a curling magazine in Canada, where the game draws...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/02/20/oly_334559.shtml
Olympics
Michaux: Dustin Johnson, Jordan Spieth meet in playoff that never was

...blemishes on his card.Spieth, on the other hand, used all of his guile and his putter to make seven birdies, including a curling 20-footer on the 18th to offset a pair of hiccups on 14 and 17 coming home. He has a confidence in his all-around game...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-07-16/michaux-dustin-johnson-jorda
Spieth's hiccups ends his Grand Slam quest

...birdies on the first two holes and two short Oosthuizen misses on the last two.Johnson did what Spieth couldn't, draining a curling downhill 30-footer on the 72nd hole to set the bar that Leishman and Ooshuizen followed.Ironically, it was Johnson who...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-07-20/spieths-hiccups-ends-his-gra