Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Canadian Men, Women Win Their Respective World Junior Curling Openers

Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Canadian Men, Women Win Their Respective World Junior Curling Openers

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Canada wins world junior curling openers

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TAARNBY, Denmark - Canada's Mary Fay and Matt Dunstone opened the world junior curling championships with decisive wins Sunday.

Fay's rink from Chester, N.S., defeated Switzerland 7-2 before recording a 10-3 victory over Sweden. In men's action, Dunstone and his Winnipeg squad beat the United States 8-2.

Fay cemented the win over Switzerland with three in the ninth end.

"It's great to start off that way and get a nice confidence booster," Fay said. "It's nice to get the first one out of the way like that.

"The girls played great, they set everything up well for me so my job was easy. We all stayed focused and positive and we had a lot of fun out there."

The Canadians took control of their match against Sweden with three in the fourth for a 5-2 lead. …

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