Curling fans are in for a treat, as World Men’s Curling Championship is ready to get underway for the latest season during the first week of April 2023. Here you can know the latest details on the upcoming edition of the international curling tournament.
World Men’s Curling Championship 2023 is officially titled “BTK Tires & OK Tire World Men’s Curling Championship 2023,” due to sponsorship. Latest iteration of the popular international curling competition is scheduled to kick off this April 1st in Canada.
A total of 13 international teams qualified for the upcoming curling championship event. Host nation Canada qualified by default. While South Korea, USA, Japan, and New Zealand qualified for the 2022 Pan Continental Curling Championship. Finally, the rest of the 8 teams have earned their placement via the 2022 European Curling Championship events.
The event will be divided into two stages. During the initial round-robin event, the 13 participating teams will compete against one another in 20 draws. This stage alone will run for the first week of April. Following the completion of first round, playoffs will start on April 8 and the event will reach completion with the finals on the following day.
Read the article to learn more about the upcoming edition of the World Men’s Curling Championship.
When will be the World Men’s Curling Championship 2023 held?
- Date: Saturday, April 1, 2023
- Time: 02:00 p.m. ET
World Men’s Curling Championship is ready to begin on Saturday, April 1, 2023. First round will begin at 02:00 p.m. with Canada vs Switzerland game.
World Men’s Curling Championship 2023 Schedule:
|Round Robin||April 01 – April 07||09:00 a.m., 02:00 p.m., 07:00 p.m.|
|Qualifications||April 08||02:00 p.m.|
|Bronze Medal Game||April 09||11:00 a.m.|
Where will the event be held?
- Venue: TD Place Arena
- Location: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Ottawa’s biggest indoor arena, TD Place Arena will host the upcoming World Men’s Curling Championship 2023. It is alternatively known as Ottawa Civic Centre. The venue opened in 1967 and currently has a seating capacity of 6,700 viewers. It is located in Ontario, Canada.
How to Watch the upcoming curling event on TV?
Organizers of the upcoming international event haven’t enlisted any tv broadcast partnership with any channel yet. Therefore, it isn’t expected to be aired on tv in any location.
How to Livestream World Women’s Curling Championship?
- The Curling Channel – Recast
- GamePass TV
In Canada, the event will be available to watch on TSN’s official streaming site, TSN.ca and their mobile app. While Recast users in USA will be able to watch the event via “The Curling Channel” on both their phones and smart TVs. While for international fans, GamePass TV is currently providing live streams of the entire event with a subscription cost of only $4.99.