[[1:67.6459]] CHAMPION: Edin Wins 2018 World Mens Curling Championship

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W: Canad Inns Women's Classic
Portage la Prairie, MB
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Draw: CF -- Sun, Oct 20 -- 6:00pm CT
Elena Stern
Rachel Homan

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J: Heather MJCT U15 Bonspiel
Winnipeg, MB
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Noah Amy
Dayna Wahl

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M: Estevan SCT
Estevan, SK
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Shane Vollman
Ben Gamble

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CHAMPION: Edin Wins 2018 World Mens Curling Championship

Mar 30 - Apr 8, 2018

Karlstad, Sweden
Games: 14  
Record: 13W - 1L  
PF/G: 7.66  
PA/G: 4.44  
Hammer Efficiency: 0.46  
Steal Defense: 0.14  
Force Efficiency: 0.87  
Steal Efficiency: 0.15  
Niklas Edin (Karlstad, SWE) won 7-3 over Brad Gushue (St. John's, CAN) in the Final of the 2018 World Mens Curling Championship in Las Vegas, Nevada. Advancing directly to the semifinals, Edin won 9-8 over Chang-Min Kim (Uiseong, KOR) to advance to the championship game.
 
Edin finished 11-1 in the 13 team World Mens Curling Championship qualifying round, held March 30 - April 8, 2018 in , . In their opening game, Edin defeated Alexander Baumann (Baden-Baden, GER) 6-5, then won 7-3 against Marc Pfister (Adelboden, SUI) and 5-2 against Jaap van Dorp (Zoetermeer, NED). Edin won 7-6 against Bruce Mouat (Edinburgh, SCO), then won 5-4 against Kim and 7-2 against Rich Ruohonen (Seattle, USA). Edin went on to lose 5-3 against Steffen Walstad (Oppdal, NOR). Edin responded with a 9-4 win over Joel Retornaz (Trentino, ITA). Edin won 10-2 against De Jia Zou (Harbin, CHN), then won 7-3 against Alexey Timofeev (Moscow, RUS) and 6-5 against Gushue. Edin won 7-3 against Masaki Iwai (Hokkaido, JPN) in their final qualifying round match.
 
For winning the World Mens Curling Championship Championship title, Edin earned 67.646 world rankings points along with the $13CDN first prize cheque, remaining in 1st place overall on the World Ranking Standings with a net gain of -992.775 after improving upon their best so far this season. Edin ranks 2nd overall on the Year-to-Date rankings with 479.524 points earned so far this season.
 

Curling Scores

W: Canad Inns Women's Classic
Portage la Prairie, MB
Teams | Scores | Standings | Playoffs
Draw: CF -- Sun, Oct 20 -- 6:00pm CT
Elena Stern
Rachel Homan

Final
(EE)
J: Heather MJCT U15 Bonspiel
Winnipeg, MB
Teams | Scores | Standings | Playoffs
Draw: CF -- Sun, Oct 20 -- 6:00pm CT
Noah Amy
Dayna Wahl

Final
(6)
M: Estevan SCT
Estevan, SK
Teams | Scores | Standings | Playoffs
Draw: CF -- Sun, Oct 20 -- 1:00pm CT
Shane Vollman
Ben Gamble

Final
(8)
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