Curling at the 2017 Asian Winter Games

Curling at the 2017 Asian Winter Games was held in Sapporo, Japan between 18–24 February at Sapporo Curling Stadium.[1] A total of two events were contested: a men's and women's tournaments.[2] Curling returns to the competition schedule after missing out at the last edition of the games in 2011.

Curling
at the 2017 Asian Winter Games
Curling pictogram.svg
VenueSapporo Curling Stadium
Dates18–24 February
Competitors52 from 6 nations
← 2007

A total of eleven teams from six countries (six men and five women) contested the curling competitions.[3][4]

ScheduleEdit

P Preliminary round ½ Semifinals B Bronze medal match G Gold medal match
Event↓/Date → 18th
Sat
19th
Sun
20th
Mon
21st
Tue
22nd
Wed
23rd
Thu
24th
Fri
Men's team P P P P ½ B G
Women's team P P P P ½ B G

MedalistsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's team
details
  China
Liu Rui
Xu Xiaoming
Ba Dexin
Zang Jialiang
Zou Qiang
  Japan
Yusuke Morozumi
Tetsuro Shimizu
Tsuyoshi Yamaguchi
Kosuke Morozumi
Kosuke Hirata
  South Korea
Kim Soo-hyuk
Park Jong-duk
Kim Tae-hwan
Nam Yoon-ho
Yoo Min-hyeon
Women's team
details
  China
Wang Bingyu
Wang Rui
Liu Jinli
Zhou Yan
Yang Ying
  South Korea
Kim Eun-jung
Kim Kyeong-ae
Kim Seon-yeong
Kim Yeong-mi
  Japan
Satsuki Fujisawa
Mari Motohashi
Chinami Yoshida
Yurika Yoshida
Yumi Suzuki

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  China (CHN)2002
2  Japan (JPN)0112
  South Korea (KOR)0112
Totals (3 nations)2226

Participating nationsEdit

A total of 52 athletes from 6 nations competed in curling at the 2017 Asian Winter Games:[5]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Sports and venues". www.sapporo2017.org/. Sapporo 2017 Organizing Committee. Archived from the original on 20 December 2016. Retrieved 3 December 2016.
  2. ^ "Sports Technical Handbook" (PDF). www.koreacurling.co.kr/. Sapporo Organizing Committee for the 8th Asian Winter Games. Retrieved 17 December 2016.
  3. ^ "Curling Playing Schedule for the 8th Asian Winter Games Sapporo 2017" (PDF). www.sapporo2017.org/. 2017 Asian Winter Games Organizing Committee. 27 January 2017. Archived from the original (PDF) on 27 January 2017. Retrieved 27 January 2017.
  4. ^ "Asian Winter Games return to Sapporo for the third time". www.worldcurling.org/. World Curling Federation. 15 February 2017. Archived from the original on 16 February 2017. Retrieved 15 February 2017.
  5. ^ "2017 Sapporo AWG sport entries by NOC". www.sapporo2017.org. 8th Sapporo Asian Winter Games Organizing Committee. 16 December 2016. Archived from the original on 20 December 2016. Retrieved 16 December 2016.

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