Former South Korean curling team coach Jang Ban-seok has reportedly been arrested on embezzlement charges.
Escalating diplomatic row between South Korea and Japan hits curling tournament at Pyeongchang 2018 venue
An international curling event due to take place at the venue that hosted the sport during the 2018 Winter Olympic Games has been drawn into an escalating diplomatic dispute between Seoul and Tokyo.
Non-traditional curling nations without ice rinks, such as Brazil, Guyana, Nigeria, Mexico and Kosovo, are benefiting from the development of "floor curling".
The World Curling Federation (WCF) has announced that its inaugural World Mixed Doubles Qualification tournament will be held in Scotland this year.