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Canada's Matt Dunstone tied for 1st at curling World Cup

​Canada's Matt Dunstone stayed tied for first place in the Group B standings at the third World Cup stop of the season, downing China 9-2 on Saturday in Jonkoping, Sweden.

Canadians beat China 9-2 on Saturday

Matt Dunstone beat Team China on Saturday 9-2 at the third World Cup stop of the season. The Saskatchewan-based rink's record is now 4-1. (Andrew Vaughan/The Canadian Press)

Canada's Matt Dunstone stayed tied for first place in the Group B standings at the third World Cup stop of the season, downing China 9-2 on Saturday in Jonkoping, Sweden.

Dunstone, of Winnipeg, took control of the game by scoring three in the fourth end. He followed that with a deuce in the fifth and three more in the sixth.

Canada's men's team has 13 points through five games, tied for first with Scotland.

On the women's side, Canada's Darcy Robertson remains winless through six games after dropping two on Saturday.

The Winnipeg skip fell 8-4 to China in the late afternoon draw after a 7-0 loss to Russia in the morning.

Canada's mixed doubles team of Kadriana Sahaidak and Colton Lott topped South Korean pair Hyeri Jang and Chiwon Choi 7-5 to stay atop the standings with 13 points through six games.

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