Murdoch skips Scotland to curling bronze
Three in the eighth were just enough against Denmark
Scotland's David Murdoch claimed the bronze medal at the world men's curling championships.
Murdoch's Aberdeen rink beat Rasmus Stjerne of Denmark 7-6 at the Memorial Centre in Victoria.
The Scots clinched the win by scoring three points in the eighth end to go up 7-4 before Denmark counted two in the ninth and Murdoch blanked the 10th.
Scotland and Denmark were both relegated to the bronze-medal game after losing to Canada's Brad Jacobs on Saturday. The Canadians beat the Scots in the semifinal after downing Denmark in the Page 3-4 playoff game.
Canada will face Sweden later today in the gold medal game. Jacobs' Northern Ontario rink is attempting to give Canada its fourth consecutive world crown.