Tuesday, October 16

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United States wins gold in curling for the first time in history

United States wins gold in curling for the first time in history

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The United States won the gold medal in curling for the first time in their history on Saturday at the PyeongChang Olympics. They dominated in the final, beating Sweden 10-7.While the match was rather tight in the first half, the Americans exploded in a spectacular eighth end by signing no less than five points.The Swedes added two points in the ninth to try to narrow the gap, but with the hammer, the United States had the advantage late in the game to realize their victory. They did not even have to conclude the last end because of their clear insurmountable lead with two stones to play.Switzerland won bronze yesterday by beating Kevin Koe and Canada.Bronze for Japanese womenIn women, Japan beat Great Britain 5-3.The Japanese won bronze.The British had an ex...