2013 World Wheelchair Curling Championship

The 2013 World Wheelchair Curling Championship was held from February 16 to 23 at the Sochi Olympic Curling Centre in Sochi, Russia.[1] Canada won their third title after defeating Sweden in the final with a score of 4–3, becoming the first nation to win three world wheelchair curling titles.

2013 World Wheelchair Curling Championship
2013 World Wheelchair Curling Championship
Host citySochi, Russia
ArenaSochi Olympic Curling Centre
DatesFebruary 16–23
Winner Canada
SkipJim Armstrong
ThirdDennis Thiessen
SecondIna Forrest
LeadSonja Gaudet
AlternateMark Ideson
CoachJoe Rea
Finalist Sweden (Jalle Jungnell)
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QualificationEdit

Qualification eventEdit

Norway and Finland qualified from the qualifying event held in November 2012 in Lohja, Finland.[2]

TeamsEdit

The teams are listed as follows:[3][4]

  Canada   China   Finland   Norway   Russia
Skip: Jim Armstrong

Third: Dennis Thiessen
Second: Ina Forrest
Lead: Sonja Gaudet
Alternate: Mark Ideson
Coach: Joe Rea

Skip: Wang Haitao

Third: Liu Wei
Second: Xu Guangqin
Lead: He Jun
Alternate: Zhang Qiang
Coach: Li Jianrui

Fourth: Markku Karjalainen

Skip: Vesa Hellman
Second: Sari Karjalainen
Lead: Tuomo Aarnikka
Alternate: Mina Mojtahedi
Coach: Osku Kuutamo

Skip: Rune Lorentsen

Third: Jostein Stordahl
Second: Sissel Løchen
Lead: Terje Rafdal
Alternate: Ole Fredrik Syversen
Coach: Per Andreassen

Skip: Andrey Smirnov

Third: Marat Romanov
Second: Alexander Shevchenko
Lead: Svetlana Pakhomova
Alternate: Oxana Slesarenko
Coach: Anton Batugin

  Scotland   Slovakia   South Korea   Sweden   United States[5]
Skip: Aileen Neilson

Third: Gregor Ewan
Second: Bob McPherson
Lead: Tom Killin
Alternate: Angie Malone[6]
Coach: Tony Zummack

Skip: Radoslav Ďuriš

Third: Branislav Jakubec
Second: Dusan Pitoňák
Lead: Monika Kunkelová
Alternate: Alena Kánová
Coach: František Pitoňák

Skip: Kim Hak-sung

Third: Jung Seung-won
Second: Noh Byeong-il
Lead: Kang Mi-suk
Alternate: Bang Min-ja
Coach: Park Kwon-il

Skip: Jalle Jungnell

Third: Glenn Ikonen
Second: Patrik Kallin
Lead: Kristina Ulander
Alternate: Gert Erlandsson
Coach: Mats Mabergs

Skip: Patrick McDonald

Third: David Palmer
Second: James Joseph
Lead: Penny Greely
Alternate: Meghan Lino
Coach: Steve Brown

Round robin standingsEdit

Final Round Robin Standings

Key
Teams to Playoffs
Teams to Tiebreakers
Country Skip W L
  Sweden Jalle Jungnell 8 1
  Canada Jim Armstrong 8 1
  United States Patrick McDonald 7 2
  China Wang Haitao 4 5
  Russia Andrey Smirnov 4 5
  Scotland Aileen Neilson 4 5
  Finland Vesa Hellman 3 6
  Slovakia Radoslav Ďuriš 3 6
  Norway Rune Lorentsen 2 7
  South Korea Kim Hak-sung 2 7

Round robin resultsEdit

All draw times are listed in Moscow Time (UTC+4).[7]

Draw 1Edit

Saturday, February 16, 9:30

Sheet A 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Finland (Hellman)   0 0 0 4 0 0 0 X 4
  Scotland (Neilson) 1 2 1 0 3 2 1 X 10
Sheet B 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  South Korea (Kim)   0 0 0 1 0 0 0 X 1
  Canada (Armstrong) 0 1 0 0 1 2 3 X 7
Sheet C 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  China (Wang)   1 1 1 0 1 0 0 X 4
  United States (McDonald) 0 0 0 3 0 2 2 X 7
Sheet D 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Sweden (Jungnell)   1 0 0 2 2 1 2 X 8
  Russia (Smirnov) 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 X 1

Draw 2Edit

Saturday, February 16, 16:00

Sheet A 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Norway (Lorentsen)   1 1 0 2 2 1 0 X 7
  Slovakia (Ďuriš) 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 X 1
Sheet B 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  China (Wang)   0 1 0 2 0 0 1 0 4
  Finland (Hellman) 1 0 1 0 2 2 0 2 8
Sheet C 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Russia (Smirnov) 1 3 0 2 1 1 0 X 8
  South Korea (Kim)   0 0 3 0 0 0 1 X 4
Sheet D 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Canada (Armstrong)   0 2 0 1 1 4 0 X 8
  Scotland (Neilson) 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 X 3

Draw 3Edit

Sunday, February 17, 9:30

Sheet A 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Russia (Smirnov)   1 0 1 0 2 0 1 0 5
  Canada (Armstrong) 0 2 0 1 0 3 0 2 8
Sheet B 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Norway (Lorentsen)   0 1 0 0 0 1 X X 2
  United States (McDonald) 1 0 2 4 3 0 X X 10
Sheet C 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Scotland (Neilson)   0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 3
  Sweden (Jungnell) 1 0 0 2 0 1 0 1 5
Sheet D 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Slovakia (Ďuriš)   1 1 0 1 0 5 1 X 9
  Finland (Hellman) 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 X 3

Draw 4Edit

Sunday, February 17, 15:30

Draw 4 was postponed due to ice problems.[8] The scheduled United States – South Korea game was moved to Draw 10, while the scheduled China – Norway and Slovakia – Sweden games were moved to Draw 11.

Draw 5Edit

Monday, February 18, 9:30

Sheet A 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Sweden (Jungnell)   1 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 4
  United States (McDonald) 0 1 1 0 0 2 1 0 5
Sheet B 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  South Korea (Kim)   1 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 5
  Scotland (Neilson) 0 1 0 2 0 1 0 2 6
Sheet C 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Finland (Hellman)   0 0 0 0 2 0 1 X 3
  Russia (Smirnov) 1 1 2 1 0 2 0 X 7
Sheet D 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  China (Wang)   0 1 0 0 1 0 3 0 5
  Canada (Armstrong) 3 0 0 3 0 2 0 1 9

Draw 6Edit

Monday, February 18, 15:30

Sheet A 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  South Korea (Kim)   0 4 0 0 0 1 2 0 7
  Finland (Hellman) 1 0 1 3 1 0 0 2 8
Sheet B 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Russia (Smirnov)   0 0 1 0 0 2 0 X 3
  China (Wang) 1 0 0 1 2 0 1 X 5
Sheet C 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Slovakia (Ďuriš) 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 X 3
  Canada (Armstrong)   3 0 0 2 1 1 0 X 7
Sheet D 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Scotland (Neilson)   0 1 1 0 0 1 2 X 5
  Norway (Lorentsen) 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 X 2

Draw 7Edit

Tuesday, February 19, 9:30

Sheet B 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Canada (Armstrong)   1 1 1 1 0 2 1 X 7
  United States (McDonald) 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 X 1
Sheet C 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 EE Final
  Norway (Lorentsen)   2 0 1 0 0 4 0 1 0 8
  Sweden (Jungnell) 0 2 0 1 1 0 4 0 2 10
Sheet D 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Russia (Smirnov) 2 1 0 0 3 1 3 X 10
  Slovakia (Ďuriš)   0 0 1 1 0 0 0 X 2

Draw 8Edit

Tuesday, February 19, 15:30

Sheet A 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Scotland (Neilson) 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 1 4
  China (Wang)   1 2 0 1 0 0 2 0 6
Sheet B 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Finland (Hellman) 1 0 0 3 0 0 1 1 6
  Norway (Lorentsen)   0 2 1 0 1 1 0 0 5
Sheet C 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  United States (McDonald)   2 2 1 3 0 0 1 X 9
  Slovakia (Ďuriš) 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 X 1
Sheet D 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 EE Final
  South Korea (Kim)   0 0 0 0 1 2 0 3 0 6
  Sweden (Jungnell) 0 2 1 2 0 0 1 0 1 7

Draw 9Edit

Wednesday, February 20, 9:30

Sheet A 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Canada (Armstrong) 0 0 1 1 0 3 2 0 7
  Sweden (Jungnell)   2 1 0 0 3 0 0 2 8
Sheet B 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  China (Wang) 1 0 3 3 0 0 2 X 9
  South Korea (Kim)   0 1 0 0 0 3 0 X 4
Sheet C 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Russia (Smirnov)   0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 2
  Scotland (Neilson) 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
Sheet D 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 EE Final
  Finland (Hellman)   1 2 1 0 1 1 1 0 0 7
  United States (McDonald) 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 3 1 8

Draw 10Edit

Wednesday, February 20, 15:30

Sheet A 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Norway (Lorentsen)   4 0 0 2 2 1 0 X 9
  Russia (Smirnov) 0 0 1 0 0 0 4 X 5
Sheet B 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Scotland (Neilson) 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 X 2
  Slovakia (Duris)   1 1 1 0 1 0 1 X 5
Sheet C 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Canada (Armstrong)   0 3 2 1 0 1 1 X 8
  Finland (Hellman) 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 X 2
Sheet D 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  United States (McDonald) 1 0 2 2 0 0 2 X 7
  South Korea (Kim)   0 1 0 0 1 1 0 X 3

Draw 11Edit

Wednesday, February 20, 19:30

Sheet A 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  China (Wang)   2 0 2 0 2 0 1 X 7
  Norway (Lorentsen) 0 1 0 1 0 2 0 X 4
Sheet B 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Slovakia (Duris)   0 1 0 0 0 0 1 X 2
  Sweden (Jungnell) 1 0 2 3 1 1 0 X 8

Draw 12Edit

Thursday, February 21, 9:00

Sheet A 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Slovakia (Ďuriš)   0 0 1 0 0 0 X X 1
  South Korea (Kim) 3 1 0 2 1 2 X X 9
Sheet B 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 EE Final
  United States (McDonald) 0 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 5
  Russia (Smirnov)   1 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 4
Sheet C 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Sweden (Jungnell)   0 1 0 2 2 0 3 X 8
  China (Wang) 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 X 3
Sheet D 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Norway (Lorentsen)   2 0 0 0 1 1 2 0 6
  Canada (Armstrong) 0 2 3 1 0 0 0 1 7

Draw 13Edit

Thursday, February 21, 14:30

Sheet A 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  United States (McDonald)   1 0 1 1 1 0 0 1 5
  Scotland (Neilson) 0 3 0 0 0 2 2 0 7
Sheet B 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Sweden (Jungnell)   3 0 2 0 2 1 0 2 10
  Finland (Hellman) 0 1 0 3 0 0 4 0 8
Sheet C 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  South Korea (Kim)   1 3 0 0 4 0 0 X 8
  Norway (Lorentsen) 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 X 3
Sheet D 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Slovakia (Ďuriš)   1 0 2 0 3 0 0 2 8
  China (Wang) 0 1 0 2 0 2 0 0 5

Placement GameEdit

Thursday, February 21, 20:00

Sheet A 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Slovakia (Ďuriš)   1 1 0 0 3 1 0 2 8
  Finland (Hellman) 0 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 4

TiebreakersEdit

Thursday, February 21, 20:00

Sheet C 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Russia (Smirnov)   0 1 0 1 2 0 3 0 7
  Scotland (Neilson) 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 2 5

Friday, February 22, 9:00

Sheet A 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  China (Wang) 1 2 1 0 4 0 0 X 8
  Russia (Smirnov)   0 0 0 2 0 1 0 X 3

PlayoffsEdit

  Page playoff system Semifinal Gold Medal Game
                           
1   Sweden 6  
2   Canada 5         1   Sweden 3
      2   Canada 6   2   Canada 4
  3   United States 3  
3   United States 8
4   China 4  
Bronze Medal Game
   
3   United States 5
4   China 6

1 vs. 2Edit

Friday, February 22, 14:30

Sheet A 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Sweden (Jungnell)   1 0 0 2 0 2 0 1 6
  Canada (Armstrong) 0 2 0 0 1 0 2 0 5

3 vs. 4Edit

Friday, February 22, 14:30

Sheet D 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  United States (McDonald)   0 0 3 1 2 2 0 X 8
  China (Wang) 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 X 4

SemifinalEdit

Friday, February 22, 20:00

Sheet B 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Canada (Armstrong) 1 0 2 0 2 1 0 X 6
  United States (McDonald)   0 1 0 1 0 0 1 X 3

Bronze medal gameEdit

Saturday, February 23, 9:30

Sheet C 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  United States (McDonald)   2 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 5
  China (Wang) 0 1 0 1 0 2 0 2 6

Gold medal gameEdit

Saturday, February 23, 15:30

Sheet C 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Final
  Sweden (Jungnell)   0 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 3
  Canada (Armstrong) 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 4
2013 World Wheelchair Curling Championship
 
Canada
3rd title

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2012 World Wheelchair Curling Championship – Day 6 Review". World Curling Federation. 24 February 2012. Archived from the original on 2012-06-10. Retrieved 24 February 2012.
  2. ^ "Norway and Finland qualify for World Wheelchair Curling Championship 2012". World Curling Federation. 8 November 2012. Archived from the original on 2014-01-02. Retrieved 8 November 2012.
  3. ^ "2013 World Wheelchair Curling Championship – Team Lineups" (PDF). World Curling Federation. 23 January 2013. Retrieved 23 January 2013.
  4. ^ World Wheelchair Curling Championship 2013 - Teams (web archive)
  5. ^ "Team USA named for 2013 World Wheelchair Championship". USA Curling. 22 October 2012. Archived from the original on 2013-02-21. Retrieved 6 December 2012.
  6. ^ Angie Malone replaced Gillian Keith as alternate of team Scotland.
  7. ^ "2013 World Wheelchair Curling Championship – Schedule of Play". World Curling Federation. Archived from the original on 2016-03-05. Retrieved 21 January 2013.
  8. ^ "World Wheelchair Curling Championship 2013 – Day 2 Round up". World Curling Federation. 17 February 2013. Archived from the original on 2016-03-04. Retrieved 17 February 2013.

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