Sunday, December 10, 2017

Kevin Koe - Olympian

Kevin Koe joins Rachel Homan representing Canada in curling at the winter Olympics after beating Mike McEwen 7-6.  Took Koe's last shot and it Took some sweeping to get it close to the button to win it.  Canada has brought home a medal since curling started in 1998 in curling on both sides.  Go Canada Go.

Rachel Homan - Olympian

Rachel Homan  and her team will be represent in Canada in two months after beating Chelsea Carey 6-5.  Her first Olympics and i hope it is enjoyable.

Saturday, December 09, 2017

roar of the rings

Mike  McEwen is playing Brad Gushue in the mens semi final game, with the winner facing Kevin Koe in tomorrows final.  The winner will represent Canada at thw winter Olympics in February.  Earlier,  Rachel Homan beat Jennifer Jones 6-3 in the womens semi final. She faces Chelsea Carey in tomorrows final with the winner going to the winter Olympics in February.

Update:  Mike McEwen 6 Brad Gushue 4.  McEwen faces Kevin Koe tomorrow.

Friday, December 01, 2017

final draw is out.

the final draw is out for the world cup.  all the matchups and dates are on www.fifa.com.  the tournament opens June 14th with Russia vs Saudi Arabia in Moscow.  should be a fun one.  will Germany repeat or will there be a new winner.   find out starting June 14th.

Thursday, November 30, 2017

can't believe it's the end of November

damn cam't believe it's the end of November.  lets see, what happened.  winter showed up, Martin Truex won the nascar championship, the Argos won the Grey Cup, Houston won the World Series and the last qualification games for the world cup happened.  next month has: 1.the final draw for the World Cup tomorrow (for group placements),  nfl football, hockey (which includes the World Juniors), Christmas and New Years Eve (love New Years).  that is it for now.

Sunday, November 26, 2017

Argos 105th Grey Cup champs

On a snowy night in Ottawa, the Toronto Argos win what ended up a thriller 27-24.  They score a 100 yard passing TD and an 109 yard fumble recovery TD that tied it at 21.  Liram Haralahu (sp) kicked the winning field goal.  Bo Levi Mitchell threw an interception into the end zone that clinched the win for Toronto.  It is Toronto's 17th Grey Cup title.  That is it for another CFL season until training camp 2018 begins in late May.

Sunday, November 19, 2017

Calgary "stampedes" to Grey Cup

It will be a rematch of 2012 as Calgary beats Edmonton 32-28.  It was all Calgary after the second quarter.  Calgary will face Toronto next Sunday.

Double blue in Grey Cup

The Argos are going to the Grey Cup after beating the Riders 25-21.  They get either Edmonton or Calgary.  That game is next.

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Peru final qualifier

Peru is the last nation to qualifier as they beat New Zealand 2-0 in their two game playoff.  The draw for the tournament is December 1st which will decide which group eact team goes to.

Aussie Aussie Aussie goes to world cup

Australia is the 31st country to qualify for the world cup after beating Honduras 3-1 in their two game inter conference playoff.  That just leaves New Zealand vs Peru for the last spot into the World Cup.  who will be the one?  stay tuned.