Semifinalists decided for men's curling tournament

More Sports / Winter Sports Feb 21, 2017

Semifinalists decided for men's curling tournament

Taiwan advanced to the semifinals of the men's curling tournament at the Asian Winter Games with a 13-2 victory over Kazakhstan on Tuesday evening. China improved to 5-0 with a 14-5 win over already eliminated Qatar, while Japan lost 8-4 to South Korea. Wednesday's semifinals will ...

Japan's men, women taste curling defeat

More Sports / Winter Sports Feb 20, 2017

Japan's men, women taste curling defeat

Japan suffered its first defeat in both men's and women's curling at the Asian Winter Games on Monday. The men's team came out on the losing end in a battle of unbeatens against China, going down 9-6 for its first loss in three matches so ...

Karuizawa, Chubu win national curling titles

More Sports / Winter Sports Feb 5, 2017

Karuizawa, Chubu win national curling titles

SC Karuizawa Club won its fifth straight men's national title, defeating Sapporo 10-5 in Sunday's final and moving a step closer to the 2018 Winter Games. In the women's competition, Chubu Electric Power won its first championship in three years, knocking off two-time defending champion ...

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Japan men earn Pacific-Asia curling crown

The Japan men's curling team won the Pacific-Asia championships for the first time in 15 years on Saturday with a 5-3 victory over China. Japan's four-time reigning national champion SC Karuizawa Club allowed China to take a 2-1 lead in the third end, but immediately ...