The Braehead Open Final made for great viewing - it was an extremely aggressive game with a very high standard of play from both teams.
Scores of ones and twos in the first few ends led the game to be tied 3-3 after five ends. Team Hare took a 2 in the 6th, but Team Bryce piled on the pressure by taking 3 in the seventh. 6-5 to Team Bryce going down the last, with Hare having hammer.
Lots of stones in play made for an exciting final end, and Hare was left with a challenging double takeout for the win, but the a...
An early start at Braehead again this morning for the Quarter Final games.
Bryce was up against Team Ireland, and it was a dominant performance from Bryce's team, scoring 7 points in the first three ends. A 1 in end 4 for the Irish wasn't enough to put them back in the game, so Bryce moves on to the semi final stage. They will face Team Woolston in the semi final, who defeated Team Hardie this morning. The game was all tied after the bell, so a draw shot challenge was required. Grant Hardie's stone was swept w...
Section A group games at the Braehead Open have concluded!
Final Rankings for Section A:
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The teams ranked 1st-8th will play in the Round of 16 this evening (opposition to be confirmed after the conclusion of the Section B games), and the teams ranked 9th and 10th will progress to the Low Road competition tomorrow.
Section B final group games have just taken to the ice; matches are as follows:
Friday 22nd September sees the first event of the Goldline Scottish Curling Tour get underway! The Braehead Open Section A teams get underway at 6pm, with the Section B teams having their taking to the ice at 8.30pm.
Section A has 10 teams, and Section B has 12. The first two section games are pre-decided, with the third and final group games based on a Schenkel ranking system. The top 8 teams from each section progress to a round of 16 on Saturday evening, with the remaining teams continuing play on Sunday in...
The intu Braehead Open (sponsored by Cardwell Garden Centre) will open this year's Goldline Scottish Curling Tour! With large prizes in a number of categories, and a discount on entry fees for teams comprising exclusively Braehead members, it's an event not to be missed!
Further information can be found here, or contact David Horne (firstname.lastname@example.org) with any queries.