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Olympic curling schedule

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NBCOlympics.com will live stream every event of the PyeongChang Winter Games.

The curling streaming schedule is here.

The sport’s full, event-by-event schedule is here:

MIXED DOUBLES
Round Robin Draw 1
Feb. 7 7:05 p.m. ET
USA-OAR CAN-NOR KOR-FIN CHN-SUI

Round Robin Draw 2
Feb. 8 6:05 a.m. ET
FIN-SUI KORE-CHN OAR-NOR USA-CAN

Round Robin Draw 3
Feb. 8 6:35 p.m. ET
KOR-NOR USA-SUI CHN-CAN OAR-FIN

Round Robin Draw 4
Feb. 8 11:35 p.m. ET
CAN-FIN CHN-OAR USA-KOR SUI-NOR

Round Robin Draw 5
Feb. 9 7:05 p.m. ET
CHN-USA NOR-FIN CAN-SUI KOR-OAR

Round Robin Draw 6
Feb. 10 6:05 a.m. ET
OAR-CAN SUI-KOR NOR-USA FIN-CHN

Round Robin Draw 7
Feb. 10 7:05 p.m. ET
NOR-CHN FIN-USA SUI-OAR CAN-KOR

Tiebreakers (if necessary)
Feb. 11 6:05 a.m. ET

Semifinal
Feb. 11 7:05 p.m. ET

Semifinal
Feb. 12 6:05 a.m. ET

Bronze-Medal Game
Feb. 12 7:05 p.m. ET

Gold-Medal Game
Feb. 13 6:05 a.m. ET

MEN
Round Robin Draw 1
Feb. 13 7:05 p.m. ET
DEN-SWE CAN-ITA KOR-USA SUI-GBR

Round Robin Draw 2
Feb. 14 6:05 a.m. ET
CAN-GBR KOR-SWE SUI-ITA NOR-JPN

Round Robin Draw 3
Feb. 15 12:05 a.m. ET
USA-ITA NOR-CAN GBR-JPN DEN-SUI

Round Robin Draw 4
Feb. 15 7:05 p.m. ET
ITA-DEN NOR-KOR SWE-USA

Round Robin Draw 5
Feb. 16 6:05 a.m. ET
JPN-SUI SWE-GBR DEN-USA CAN-KOR

Round Robin Draw 6
Feb. 17 12:05 a.m. ET
KOR-GBR SUI-NOR CAN-SWE JPN-ITA

Round Robin Draw 7
Feb. 17 7:05 p.m. ET
NOR-DEN USA-JPN SUI-CAN

Round Robin Draw 8 Feb. 18
6:05 a.m. ET
SWE-JPN DEN-KOR ITA-GBR USA-NOR

Round Robin Draw 9
Feb. 19 12:05 a.m. ET
ITA-KOR SWE-SUI USA-CAN GBR-DEN

Round Robin Draw 10
Feb. 19 7:05 p.m. ET
GBR-NOR JPN-CAN KOR-SUI ITA-SWE

Round Robin Draw 11
Feb. 20 6:05 a.m. ET
SUI-USA NOR-ITA JPN-DEN

Round Robin Draw 12
Feb. 21 12:05 a.m. ET
DEN-CAN GBR-USA SWE-NOR KOR-JPN

Tiebreakers (if necessary)
Feb. 21 7:05 p.m. ET

Semifinals
Feb. 22 6:05 a.m. ET

Bronze-Medal Game
Feb. 23 1:35 a.m. ET

Gold-Medal Game
Feb. 24 1:35 a.m. ET

WOMEN
Round Robin Draw 1
Feb. 14 12:05 a.m. ET
JPN-USA OAR-GBR DEN-SWE SUI-CHN

Round Robin Draw 2
Feb. 14 7:05 p.m. ET
CAN-KOR DEN-JPN CHN-OAR GBR-USA

Round Robin Draw 3
Feb. 15 6:05 a.m. ET
CHN-GBR CAN-SWE USA-SUI KOR-JPN

Round Robin Draw 4
Feb. 16 12:05 a.m. ET
DEN-CAN KOR-SUI SWE-OAR

Round Robin Draw 5
Feb. 16 7:05 p.m. ET
SUI-SWE OAR-USA JPN-CHN DEN-GBR

Round Robin Draw 6
Feb. 17 6:05 a.m. ET
OAR-JPN CHN-DEN KOR-GBR USA-CAN

Round Robin Draw 7
Feb. 18 12:05 a.m. ET
GBR-SWE CAN-SUI CHN-KOR

Round Robin Draw 8
Feb. 18 7:05 p.m. ET
USA-DEN JPN-CAN SWE-KOR OAR-SUI

Round Robin Draw 9
Feb. 19 6:05 a.m. ET
GBR-SUI DEN-OAR CHN-USA JPN-SWE

Round Robin Draw 10
Feb. 20 12:05 a.m. ET
CAN-CHN USA-KOR GBR-JPN

Round Robin Draw 11
Feb. 20 7:05 p.m. ET
KOR-OAR SWE-CHN SUI-DEN CAN-GBR

Round Robin Draw 12
Feb. 21 6:05 a.m. ET
SWE-USA SUI-JPN OAR-CAN KOR-DEN

Tiebreakers (if necessary)
Feb. 21 7:05 p.m. ET

Semifinals
Feb. 23 6:05 a.m. ET

Bronze-Medal Game
Feb. 24 6:05 a.m. ET

Gold-Medal Game
Feb. 24 7:05 p.m. ET

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How Arianna Fontana quietly skated into short track history

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Arianna Fontana is silently one of the greatest short track skaters in Olympic history.

Her numbers at the Games speak for themselves; one gold, two silver, and five bronze. Those eight total medals make her the most decorated female short track skater by two medals, and tie her with legends Apolo Ohno and Viktor Ahn for most Olympic medals ever won by a short track skater.

But it is her numbers outside the Olympic stage that really call attention to her Olympic success. She is a 14-time world medalist, which is no small feat, but her podium appearances are spread over a 12-year competitive career. Someone like Elise Christie, for example, has won 12 world championships medals in just five years. And also unlike Christie, Fontana has never won an overall title.

But Christie struggled on the sport’s biggest stage in both Sochi and PyeongChang, and has yet to win her first Olympic medal. Fontana, on the other hand, has become such a consistent podium presence over the last two Games that she almost makes it look easy.

Before retiring from competition, Ohno won 21 world medals, eight of them gold. Ahn, still competing but not one of the athletes invited to competed at the PyeongChang Olympics as an Olympic Athlete from Russia, has to date has won 35 world medals, 20 of which were gold.

Fontana does not come from a short track power like South Korea or China, perhaps another reason why she is not more notorious.

Most of her medals are bronze, which could be used as a strike against her, but just ask Lindsey Vonn how hard she worked to get hers this year.

Fontana’s first medal came at the 2006 Torino Olympics, when she helped the Italian women to bronze in the 3000m relay at just 15 years old. Fontana earned her first individual medal, a bronze in the 500m, four years later in Vancouver.

But in Sochi, she exploded, making the podium in three out of four events: the 500m, where she won silver, and the 1500m and 3000m relay, where she picked up two more bronzes.

“I thought I was going to win a gold medal in Sochi but I still don’t have that,” Fontana said to the ISU in early 2017. “That’s there up in my mind and sometimes it comes out and says, ‘Hey, you still miss me? So come get me!'”.

But after the 2014-15 season, Fontana’s desire for gold was eclipsed by something else: burnout.

“I was pretty tired mentally. My body was ready to race again but my mind was not. It was hard for me. After the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, I had some doubts about whether to keep skating or not,” Fontana said to the ISU. “Maybe it would have been better to take that year right after the Olympic Games off, but I decided to keep going. It is not that I regret it, but I had some hard times that season.”

She stayed active during her time off, learning how to box, which eased the transition back to skating.

Her pursuit for gold was what motivated her comeback, and in 2018 Fontana got what she came back for.

“When I saw I was first, I was just yelling and started crying. I worked for four years and the last four months were really hard for me. I was really focused on getting here in the best shape ever,” Fontana said after earning the 500m Olympic title.

“I was chasing it and finally I got it.”

In addition to her 500m gold medal, Fontana also added a 1000m bronze and 3000m relay bronze.

Fontana has spoken about retirement, but has not made a definitive decision. She will only be 31 years old by the time 2022 rolls around, so she could feasibly add to her medal haul if she competes. What she has made clear is that when she does leave the sport she hopes to become a personal trainer.

Whenever she does retire Fontana should be considered not only one of the greatest Italian athletes or greatest short track skaters, but also one of the greatest Winter Olympians.

How to watch Closing Ceremony of 2018 Winter Olympics

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Another Olympics is in the books.

The PyeongChang Closing Ceremony will cap off the 2018 Winter Games Sunday morning, beginning at 6 a.m. ET / 3 a.m. PT with a live stream of the events.

Jessie Diggins has been named the U.S. flag bearer after an incredibly gutsy performance to take home the country’s first-ever gold medal in Cross-Country.

How, when and where to watch the Closing Ceremony

Stream LIVE on NBCOlympics.com and the NBC Sports app: Sunday at 6 a.m. ET / 3 a.m. PT (Stream here)

The live stream will feature all the sights and sounds of the Closing Ceremony without any commentary.

Watch on TV: Sunday at 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PT on NBC (Stream here)

The Olympic figure skating commentating trio of Tara Lipinski, Johnny Weir and Terry Gannon will host the Closing Ceremony on NBC in primetime beginning at 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PT.

“It’s a huge honor and privilege,” Lipinski said. “I’m so excited to embark on this new and exciting adventure and bring the Closing Ceremony to the U.S.”

“This is a glorious and unexpected experience that I can’t wait to get fancy for!” Weir said.

Mike Tirico – NBC’s primetime host throughout the PyeongChang Games – hosted the Closing Ceremony for Rio in 2016 alongside Ryan Seacrest and Mary Carillo.

Tirico and Katie Couric hosted the PyeongChang Opening Ceremony in South Korea two weeks ago.

Sunday night’s primetime edition of the Closing Ceremony will also feature simulstreams on NBCOlympics.com and the NBC Sports app. (Stream here)