Winnipegger Kaitlyn Lawes Will Curl For Gold Tonight at the PyeongChang Olympics

Winnipegger Kaitlyn Lawes will curl for a Gold Medal tonight along side her teammate John Morris. They’ll square off against a powerful Switzerland team.

The winner will be crowned the first Mixed Doubles gold medalists in Olympic history. Mixed Doubles Curling a new sport to the Winter Olympics. Unlike traditional curling, each team consists of only two players — one man, one woman. There are eight ends and each team throws five stones per end. Scoring is the same as in traditional curling.

You can catch all the action LIVE on CBC Tuesday morning at 5:05am Winnipeg time.