BBC Sport - Sochi 2014: GB women curlers move closer to semi-finals after Russia win

GB women win to close on semi-finals

Great Britain's women curlers move a step closer to reaching the semi-finals after beating hosts Russia 9-6 at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi.

The two sides had been evenly matched throughout until a strong eighth end by Eve Muirhead's quartet, where they took four.

Britain lie third in the group behind Canada and Sweden, and know victory over Denmark later on Monday will guarantee their progress to the last four of the competition.

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