Toni Müller

Toni Müller (born 10 May 1984[1]) is a curler from Baden, Switzerland. He currently throws fourth stones for Thomas Lips.

Toni Müller
Born (1984-05-10) 10 May 1984 (age 38)
Team
Curling clubCC Baden Regio, Baden, Switzerland
SkipThomas Lips
ThirdToni Müller (fourth)
SecondRemo Schmid
LeadSimon Strübin
Career
World Championship
appearances
3 (2008, 2009, 2012)
World Mixed Doubles Championship
appearances
3 (2008, 2009, 2010)
European Championship
appearances
3 (2007, 2009, 2010)
Olympic
appearances
1 (2010)

He is mostly known for serving as the Alternate for Ralph Stöckli's team which finished fourth at the 2009 Moncton World Championships, won a silver at the 2009 Aberdeen European Championships and a bronze medal for Team Switzerland at the 2010 Vancouver Olympic Games.

Müller won gold medals at the 2008 and the 2009 World Mixed Doubles Curling Championships with his partner Irene Schori. However, they finished seventh at the 2010 World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship after being beaten by the Chinese team of Sun Yue and Zhang Zhipeng in an extra end in the quarterfinals. In an interview post-match, Schori stated that she and Müller would consider not attending next year to give a chance to other Swiss teams to compete.[2]

Müller throws right-handed.[3]

TeammatesEdit

2009 Moncton World Championships

2009 Aberdeen European Championships

2010 Vancouver Olympic Games

Ralph Stöckli, Skip

Jan Hauser, Third

Markus Eggler, Second*

Simon Strübin, Lead

  • Note: In several competitions Markus Eggler has skipped the game as a Second with Ralph Stöckli throwing fourth stones.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://www.vancouver2010.com/olympic-curling/athletes/toni-muller_ath1028962Zi.html
  2. ^ "WMDCC News 4/23". Archived from the original on 2010-04-26.
  3. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2011-07-17. Retrieved 2009-12-24.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)

1. https://web.archive.org/web/20110717141622/http://www.worldcurlingtour.com/teams.php?teamid=43839

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