Smith and Muirhead to Represent Scotland in Europe
Team Smith joined Team Muirhead as winners of the European Playdowns Finals at Dewars Centre, Perth today (Sunday 18th October) to earn the right to represent Scotland at the Le Gruyère European Curling Championships in Denmark next month.
They followed up their Saturday night extra end 7-6 win against opponents Team Brewster in the men’s event with another close encounter on Sunday morning edging Brewster out by 4-3 after a full 10 ends to win their best of three final by two games to nil.
Team Muirhead had earlier secured their place in Europe after Saturday night’s women’s final which saw them maintain their unbeaten run in Perth with a 7-6 result over Team Gray.
Both teams will now represent Scotland at the Le Gruyère European Curling Championships in Esbjerg, Denmark from 20-28 November 2015.
For all line score results and tables click European Playdowns
Photos ©Brad Askew