Author Archives: Robin Copland

Edwards wins the Edinburgh International Curling Championships

Dominant performance in the final David Edwards, John Penny, Scott Macleod and Colin Campbell ran out winners of a one-sided final of the championships against Ross McCleary, James Stark, Craig Gudmundsson and Gavin Baird. The game hinged on the second … Continue reading

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Edwards v McCleary in the Final

The famous old Worlds Championship Trophy will remain in Scotland for another year. David Edwards skipped his team, John Penny from Aberdeen, Scott Macleod from Blair Atholl and Edinburgh’s own Colin Campbell to an emphatic win against young Grant Hardie. … Continue reading

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Murdoch Crashes out in the Quarters

All-Scottish Semi-final Round-up In the first real shock of the weekend, David Murdoch’s Olympic team crashed out of the event at the quarter-final stage having gone through his section undefeated. It was a tight affair. David could not match the … Continue reading

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Gray and Murdoch Secure Quarter-final berths

…But 17 other teams still in with a shout! In section A, David Murdoch had a tight win over Al Guthrie (skipping team Combe). David, Greg Drummond, Scott Andrews and Michael Goodfellow have qualified for the quarters with one game … Continue reading

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Murdoch and Gray Make Moves to the Play-offs

In the big Section A top-of-the-table clash, Frazer Hare pitted his wits against David Murdoch. After a first end where Hare lay four with David’s hammer stone to come (Murdoch made the draw for his one), it was all Murdoch. … Continue reading

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Europeans Bounce Back!

In the early afternoon session this Friday, sections B and D completed their day’s games; they have two games today and three tomorrow. Sections A and C are on this evening for their third games. Kyle Smith and his young … Continue reading

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Scotland Teams Dominate Early Matches

In section A of the competition, Stranraer funeral director Frazer Hare, skipping local golf professional Colin Dick, Aberdeen’s Colin Howden and Hamilton’s Don Frame – a team frae a’ the airts and pairts, as we used to say – are … Continue reading

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Changes in the Webcast Games

Times remain the same for the webcasts, but we are having to change some of the games that we are covering. We will be covering the Kyle Smith versus David Sik game this morning. I apologise to all Toni Rantamaki … Continue reading

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Webcast Schedule

Here is the provisional schedule for covering games during the competition. Games covered in the later league stages may change, depending on the league positions of the teams involved. Download the Event Booklet Click here to access the LIVE WebCast … Continue reading

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Change in the Senior Men’s Draw

The eagle-eyed amongst you will see that we have swapped Robin Aitken into section A and Russ Armstrong into section B. This to allow Archie Craig and his team of American tourists more time to spend with Russ and his … Continue reading

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