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Retornaz wins second Grand Slam of season at National; Gim wins women's event

Team Joel Retornaz Team Joel Retornaz - The Canadian Press

PICTOU, N.S. — Italy's Joel Retornaz defeated Sweden's Niklas Edin 6-5 to win the Grand Slam of Curling's Kioti National on Sunday at the Pictou County Wellness Centre.

Retornaz made an open hit to concede a single in the eighth end for the win. It was his second Grand Slam title of the season.

In the women's final, South Korea's Eun-Ji Gim scored one point in the final end for a 7-6 win over Ottawa's Rachel Homan.


Other Winners on Tour 


Prague Open - Lukas Klima 
MCT Curling Cup - Brett Walter 
Original 16 Men's Cashspiel - Mike McEwen 
COMCO Cashspiel - Sam Mooibroek 


Ladies Alberta Open - Kayla Skrlik 
MCT Curling Cup - Kim Rhyme