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Jennifer Jones goes undefeated to claim 2nd straight Grand Slam victory – CBC Sports

Winnipeg’s Jennifer Jones has an additional Grand Slam prize to include to the collection.

Jones declared her 9th occupation Grand Slam of Crinkling title on Sunday after slipping by Casey Scheidegger of Lethbridge, Alta., 8- 7 in the females’s last.

It’s additionally the 2nd straight Grand Slam victory for Group Jones after winning the Masters in October.

” It really feels remarkable, it’s constantly so difficult to win a Slam,” statedJones “We have actually been striving and also making some huge shots when we have to.”

Jones, the ruling Olympic champ, is sustained by 3rd Kaitlyn Lawes, 2nd Jill Policeman and also lead Dawn McEwen.

The guys’s side had a very first- time champ with Scotland’s Bruce Mouat taking residence the prize.

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From left to right: Bruce Mouat, Give Hardie, Bobby Lammie and also Hammy McMillan Jr. commemorate their 9- 4 Grand Slam of Crinkling finals gain Chang- Minutes Kim’s rink on Sunday. (Anil Mungal/grandslamofcurling)

Group Mouat made a 9- 4 victory over very first- time Grand Slam finalist Chang- Minutes Kim South Korea.

” I’m truly delighted,” stated the 23- year- old Mouat, that ends up being the youngest guys’s miss to catch a Grand Slam title.

” It’s so challenging, it boggles the mind truly simply the competitors we have actually had. We have actually played so well and also with any luck, it suggests points to come.”

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