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  1. Daniel Dubois: British heavyweight swaps Olympic prospects for pro experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | BBC News

    Daniel Dubois is talking about his switch from the relative comfort zone of amateur boxing to the demands of the professional game. Billed by some as the next Anthony Joshua, the athleticism of his 6ft 5in frame understandably draws comparisons with the unified heavyweight champion of the world.

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  2. Pinty's Grand Slam of Curling Slides into Truro for the Canadian Beef Masters, Oct. 23-28Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Channel Canada

    Nova Scotia will be at the centre of the curling world next week as the sport's biggest stars travel to Truro for the Canadian Beef Masters - the second event of the 2018-19 Pinty's Grand Slam of Curling season - from October 23-28. Sportsnet's live coverage of the Canadian Beef Masters begins Thursday, Oct. 25 at 10:30 a.m. ET / 7:30 a.m. PT on Sportsnet and Sportsnet NOW .

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  3. Gushue curlers in China; off to quick startRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 24 | Telegram

    The Brad Gushue curling team from St. John's - from left Brad Gushue, Mark Nichols, Brett Gallant and Geoff Walker - are 2-0 at the China Open. - Grand Slam of Curling Brad Gushue and his St. John's curling team have certainly travelled quite the distance for their latest World Curling Tour event.

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  4. Island images: October 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 14 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    BRUCE ASATO / BASATO@STARADVERTISER.COM Keiki dancers of Halau Na Mamo O Tulipa of Waianae performed at the Food and New Product Show 2018 in the Blaisdell Exhibition Hall on Sunday. The show featured more than 200 vendors with new products for the kitchen, food samples, live cooking demonstrations and a farm-to-table farmers market.

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  5. Colchester County cousins thrilled with the opportunity to compete in Masters curling eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2018 | Truro Daily News

    Cousins Karlee, left, and Lindsey Burgess will sweep stones against the top curlers in the world later this month at the Canadian Beef Masters at the Rath-Eastlink Community Centre. A WCF/Richard Gray TRURO, N.S. Three years ago, Lindsey Burgess attended the Pinty's Grand Slam of Curling Masters event in Truro as a volunteer.

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  6. Olympian Kevin Martin to host curling clinics in EsquimaltRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Olympic curler and four-time Brier champion Kevin Martin is on the Island this weekend, hosting two days of instructional clinics at the Esquimalt Curling Club. Martin - who won a gold medal at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver and a silver in 2002 in Salt Lake City - will be joined by his longtime coach Jules Owchar to provide on-ice training for curlers of all levels.

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  7. Johnston makes run at events in Portage, Thunder BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 | The Chronicle-Journal

    The 24 team field features the top ranked teams on the World Curling Tour including Brad Jacobs from the Sault, Brier finalist Brendan Bottcher from Edmonton, Olympic gold medalist John Shuster, Kevin Koe for Calgary, Winnipeg's Mike McEwen and veteran Ontario shooter Glenn Howard. The triple knockout event gets underway on Friday with teams playing for a $54,000 purse.

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  8. Winn Rentals World Mixed Curling Championship set for KelownaREAD MORERead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 10 | World Curling Federation

    The Winn Rentals World Mixed Curling Championship 2018 is set to take place at the Kelowna Curling Club in Kelowna, British Colombia, Canada this week. The championship, being held outside of the European zone for the very first time, will run from Saturday 13 October until Saturday 20 October.

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  9. Louisville's Derby City Curling Club introduces sport to KentuckyRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 4 | WHAS11

    The Winter Olympics, while presenting some of the most talented skaters and skiers the world, is often most exciting when showing every day Americans like Matt and Becca Hamilton succeed in a game often described as 'chess on ice.' But when the medals are presented and the weather becomes warmer, many Kentuckians forget about the sport they were once obsessed with watching.

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  10. WADA Publishes 2019 Prohibited ListRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 3 | World Curling Federation

    The World Anti-Doping Agency has published the 2019 Prohibited List. The List will come into effect on 1 January 2019.

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  11. In The Rings: Case can be made Homan deserves a Team Canada spot at ScottiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 2 | The News

    An exemption cleared the way for Jennifer Jones and her team to return to the Scotties Tournament of Hearts as Team Canada next year. A case can be made that Rachel Homan's rink should have the chance to wear the red and white at the women's national curling championship as well.

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  12. Does Rachel Homan deserve a free spot in the Scotties?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 2 | CBC News

    An exemption cleared the way for Jennifer Jones and her team to return to the Scotties Tournament of Hearts as Team Canada next year, and a case can be made that Rachel Homan's rink should have the chance to wear the red and white too. Ottawa skip Rachel Homan won the Scotties in 2017 but was unable to defend her title this year because she was representing Canada in the Olympics.

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  13. George Foreman 50th Anniversary of His Gold Medal Win in the 1968 OlympicsRead the original story

    Monday Oct 1 | PR.com

    Join Idaho for a historical celebration as we honor George Foreman in a Live Red Carpet awards show celebrating the 50th Anniversary of his Gold Medal win in the 1968 Olympics. Friday, October 12th, 7:00 PM at the Boise Convention Centre.

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  14. Laura Walker, Casey Scheiddeger make statement in Women of Curling calendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 1 | CBC News

    Laura Walker was happy to get "dolled up" for the 2019 Women of Curling calendar. The Toronto native will be raising funds from calendar sales for the Sandra Schmirler Foundation.

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  15. Brad Gushue captures second Elite 10 title with win over Reid CarruthersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 30 | The Chronicle-Journal

    Brad Gushue of St. John's, N.L., has picked up his second Elite 10 title with a win over Winnipeg's Reid Carruthers in the men's final to open the Grand Slam of Curling season on Sunday. Gushue picked up his 11th Grand Slam of Curling championship by holding off Carruthers for a 1-up victory at a soldout Thames Campus Arena.

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  16. Hasselborg wins first women's Elite 10 to open Grand Slam of Curling seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 30 | Weyburn Review

    Olympic champion Anna Hasselborg of Sweden defeated Switzerland's Silvana Tirinzoni on Sunday to win the inaugural Elite 10 women's championship to open the Grand Slam of Curling season. Hasselborg won 4-and-2 to claim her first Grand Slam title and first for a Swedish women's team.

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  17. Olympic champ Hasselborg wins inaugural Elite 10 women's titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 30 | CBC News

    Olympic champion Anna Hasselborg of Sweden defeated Switzerland's Silvana Tirinzoni on Sunday to win the inaugural Elite 10 women's championship to open the Grand Slam of Curling season. Sweden skip Anna Hasselborg, pictured here, defeated Switzerland's Silvana Tirinzoni to win the inaugural Elite 10 women's championship in Chatham, Ont., on Sunday.

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  18. Teenager Phoebe Bacon Sizzles and Makes Her Mark on National LevelRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 30 | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    It took less than a minute for Phoebe Bacon to declare herself a force. Her moment came on a sunny Saturday morning in Irvine, Calif., the fourth day of this summer's U.S. Nationals, when she swam a time of 59.12 to qualify for her first-ever national final as the second-ranked swimmer.

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  19. Kevin Koe at forefront of change as curlers set sights on 2022 OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 30 | CBC News

    It wasn't all that long ago in the curling world that sticking together as a team was the norm. But times have changed and so has curling.

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  20. Las Vegas Lights FC not looking for business partner, owner saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 29 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    A minority stake in a pro sports league was posted in a Las Vegas listing on Craigslist. Despite appearances, it's not Las Vegas Lights FC, owner Brett Lashbrook said.

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