Feb. 8: Mixed Doubles Curling Kicks Off the Pyeongchang Winter Olympic Games

Mixed doubles curling is the newest Winter Games event, and athletes took to the ice a day before the opening ceremonies will take place in Pyeongchang.

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Canada's Kaitlyn Lawes throws the stone during the curling mixed doubles round robin session between Canada and Norway during the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games at the Gangneung Curling Centre in Gangneung on Feb. 8, 2018.
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Norway's Magnus Nedregotten brushes the ice surface during the curling mixed doubles round robin session between Canada and Norway during the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games at the Gangneung Curling Centre in Gangneung on Feb. 8, 2018.
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Canada's John Morris reacts during the curling mixed doubles round robin session between Canada and Norway during the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games at the Gangneung Curling Centre in Gangneung on Feb. 8, 2018.
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Lee Kijeong of Republic of Korea delivers a stone in the Curling Mixed Doubles Round Robin Session 1 during the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games at Gangneung Curling Centre on Feb. 8, 2018, in Pyeongchang-gun, South Korea.
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Norway's Kristin Skaslien throws the stone during the curling mixed doubles round robin session between Canada and Norway during the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games at the Gangneung Curling Centre in Gangneung on Feb. 8, 2018.
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Becca Hamilton and Matt Hamilton of the United States deliver a stone in the Curling Mixed Doubles Round Robin Session 1 during the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games at Gangneung Curling Centre on Feb. 8, 2018, in Pyeongchang-gun, South Korea.
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Aleksandr Krushelnitckii and Anastasia Bryzgalova of Olympic Athletes from Russia look on in the Curling Mixed Doubles Round Robin Session 1 during the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games at Gangneung Curling Centre on Feb. 8, 2018, in Pyeongchang-gun, South Korea.
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Becca Hamilton of the United States looks on in the Curling Mixed Doubles Round Robin Session 1 during the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games at Gangneung Curling Centre on Feb. 8, 2018, in Pyeongchang-gun, South Korea.
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