4–2 final win against Russia – Swiss women’s curlers world title – defend the game

4–2 final win against Russia - Swiss women's curlers world title - defend the game

  • Thanks to a 4–2 win over Russia in the final of the Curling World Cup in Calgary, the Swiss Curlers won the title.
  • A two-person house in the 4th end of Switzerland makes a difference.
  • With this, the team around Skip Silvana Tirinzoni repeat their 2019 victory.

In the final against the Russian team, the Swiss had to wait a long time and walk the entire distance. At the fourth end he took a 3–1 lead thanks to a two-man house.

However later, both teams clashed. 3 zero-ends were noted in a row. In the 8th end the Russians were to write a stone and hand over the right hand of the last stone to eliminate Switzerland.

The Swiss women were the strongest of the 14 teams in the entire World Cup, with only one defeat in 15 matches. All other statistical evaluations speak for him and underline his great achievements over the ten days of the competition.

6 Swiss World Championship titles in last 9 years

CC Arou, from Mel Ari Barbazat, Esther Nyrenswander, Silvana Tirinzoni and LC Pataz, is not only continuing her success story, but also curling Swiss women in general. Since 2012, since the victory of the Davos team around Skip Meerjam Ott in Lethbridge, Canada, the Swiss have awarded only three World Cup titles to the best teams from other major curling countries such as Canada, Sweden and Scotland. He kept the other six with him.

In their total of 14 wins in Calgary, the Swiss women were challenged only three times – against Scotland and in the round robin game with the USA and the full distance of ten ends. In the remaining eleven games, opponents conceded defeat, often already after the end of the 9th.

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In the game for third place, the United States defeated Olympic champion Sweden 9–5.

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