MOUAT’S MEN TAKE ON USA’S OLYMPIC CHAMPS AFTER TOUGH LOSSES AT WORLDS

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Team Mouat are looking to bounce back today against USA’’s Olympic Champions Team Shuster after suffering two losses at the World Curling Championships in Canada.

The Scots had a tight match against the Netherlands and were leading 4-2 but conceded a three at the last, which saw them miss out 5-4. Earlier in the day, the Scottish representatives were edged out 5-4 by Switzerland’s Olympic bronze medallists and skip Bruce Mouat said after the back to back matches: “It wasn’t our best, but there were still some positives there.

“We were unable to convert the two’s when we had hammer, but we were still able to force a lot and steal a few times, however we know that we need to improve,” he said.

“We have a single game day ahead, we know Shuster’s men are obviously going to be strong competitors and if we get a win against them we are back on track.”

The team’s fifth round robin match against the USA is being broadcast by BBC Sport online and on World Curling TV. . 

Results: 1W 2 L
Day One

Scotland v Russia 8-2
Day Two
Scotland v Switzerland 4-5
Scotland v Netherlands 4-5
Day Three
Scotland v USA – broadcast live on World Curling TV and on BBC Sport
Results  

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