The LGT World Women’s Curling Championship 2023 – Playoff Field is Set
Switzerland Secures Top Spot
The play-off field is set at the LGT World Women’s Curling Championship 2023, taking place from 18–26 March in the Göransson Arena. Switzerland women completed their round-robin campaign unbeaten with a 12-0 record, securing their first-place ranking and a spot in Saturday’s semi-finals.
Norway and Canada Follow Close Behind
Norway finished second in the rankings with an 8-4 win-loss record, also securing a direct place in the semi-finals. Canada followed closely behind in third place with a record of 7-5.
Qualification Games and Semi-Finals
Canada will face sixth-ranked Japan (7-5) in one qualification game, while fourth-ranked Italy (7-5) and fifth-placed hosts Sweden (7-5) will play in the other qualification game. Both qualification games will take place on Saturday 25 March at 10:00.
The winners of these games will earn a place in the semi-finals. Switzerland will play the winner of the Italy vs Sweden game in one semi-final, while Norway will meet the winner of the Canada vs Japan game in the other semi-final. Both semi-finals will take place on Saturday at 16:00.
The Battle for Medals
The winners of the semi-finals will play for gold medals and the world title on Sunday 26 March at 15:00. The losers of the semi-finals will play for bronze medals earlier that day, at 10:00.
Mark Your Calendars
All times are CET (Central European Time) which is Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) +1 hour, except for 26 March when times are CEST (Central European Summer Time) which is Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) +2 hours. Make sure to mark your calendars and tune in to catch the exciting conclusion of the LGT World Women’s Curling Championship 2023.