Canada takes third straight win at world mixed curling championship


ABERDEEN, United Kingdom –

Canada’s Jean-Michel Menard rolled to a 9-2 win over India’s P.N. Raju on Tuesday at the world mixed curling championship.

It was the third straight win for Menard and teammates Marie-France Larouche, Ian Belleau and Annie Lemay.

Canada (4-1) scored three factors within the first finish and stole three extra within the fourth. India (2-3) conceded after seven ends.

Menard remained in second place within the Group A standings behind Finland’s Markus Sipila (5-0).

Canada was scheduled to play Portugal’s Bridget Ribau and Hong Kong’s Jason Chang on Wednesday earlier than closing out round-robin play Thursday in opposition to Slovenia’s Stefan Sever.

The playoffs start Friday at the Curl Aberdeen facility and the finals are set for Saturday.

This report by The Canadian Press was first revealed Oct. 18, 2022.


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