Wednesday, February 28, 2024

PointsBet Invitational 2023 Live Curling Games From Anywhere

Curling enthusiasts can rejoice as the 2023 PointsBet Invitational signals the exciting return of the sport, marking the commencement of the 2023-24 season in Canada. This competition, introduced just last year, showcases the prowess of 16 elite men’s teams and 16 top-tier women’s rinks from across the nation.

2023 PointsBet Invitational Dates and times

  • Dates: Sept. 27 – Oct. 1

This tournament begins on Wednesday, Sept. 27, with the finals set to take place on Sunday, Oct. 1.

The Sweep 16 will run for the first two days, followed by the Elite 8 on Friday, Sept. 28, the Final 4 on Saturday, Sept. 29 and the finals on Sunday, Sept. 30.

What channel is 2023 PointsBet Invitational Curling Canada on?

The 2023 PointsBet Invitational will be on TSN for the entire tournament.

In Canada, TSN will cover entre tournament, if you are outside of Canada and looking for a way to watch PointsBet Invitational Curling live stream from your country, checkout Curling World to get all access to the Curling Canada 2023 games.

2023 PointsBet Invitational TV schedule
Date Time (ET) Round TV Channel
Wednesday, Sept. 27 2 p.m. Sweep 16 TSN 1/4
Wednesday, Sept. 27 7 p.m. Sweep 16 TSN 4
Thursday, Sept. 28 2 p.m. Sweep 16 TSN 1/4
Thursday, Sept. 28 7 p.m. Sweep 16 TSN 1/4
Friday, Sept. 29 11:30 a.m. Elite 8 TSN 1/4
Friday, Sept. 29 4:30 p.m. Elite 8 TSN 1
Saturday, Sept. 30 Noon Final 4 TSN 3/5
Saturday, Sept. 30 5 p.m. Final 4 TSN 3
Sunday, Oct. 1 Noon Women’s Final TSN 4
Sunday, Oct. 1 5 p.m. Men’s Final TSN 4

Where to Watch PointsBet Invitational 2023

The PointsBet Invitational 2023 will begin on Wednesday, September 27. This curling tournament will conclude on October 1. Curling fans in Canada can catch all the action from the PointsBet Invitational 2023 live on TSN/TSN+. Those living in the United States, United Kingdom, and Australia can watch the live coverage of this event on the Curling Canada+ streaming service.

2023 PointsBet Invitational prize money

In total there is a $350,000 purse up for grabs at the PointsBet Invitational.

Teams will earn more money for each win, eventually resulting in the champions on both the men’s and women’s sides receiving $50,000 each, in addition to the previous money earned in the earlier rounds.

Here is how the prize money breaks down for this tournament:

  • First Round win: $3,000
  • Quarterfinal win: $6,000
  • Semifinal win: $12,000
  • Champion: $50,000

2023 PointsBet Invitational odds

This section will be updated once odds are available on Sports Interaction. 

2023 PointsBet Invitational bracket

Both the men’s and women’s competitions involve 16 of the top-ranked teams in the country.

The tournament is played in a single-elimination style. It starts with 16 teams playing in the Sweep 16 before the winners advance to the Elite 8, then the Final 4 and lastly, the final.

Men’s bracket

Sweep 16

No. 1 Gushue vs. No. 16 Balsdon
No. 8 Epping vs. No. 9 Wiebe

No. 5 Carruthers vs. No. 12 Tao
No. 4 Koe vs. No. 13 Kleiter

No. 6 Sturmay vs. No. 11 Howard
No. 3 Dunstone vs. No. 14 Mooibroek

No. 7 Sluchinski vs. No. 10 McEwen
No. 2 Bottcher vs. No. 15 Dobson

Elite 8

No. 1 Gushue vs. No. 9 Wiebe
No. 5 Carruthers vs. No. 13 Kleiter

TBD vs. TBD
TBD vs. TBD

Final 4

TBD vs. TBD
TBD vs. TBD

Final

TBD vs. TBD

Women’s bracket

Sweep 16

No. 1 Einarson vs. No. 16 Zimmerman
No. 8 Skrlik vs. No. 9 Inglis

No. 5 Grandy vs. No. 12 Duncan
No. 4 Lawes vs. No. 13 Marks

No. 6 Black vs. No. 11 Martin
No. 3 Jones vs. No. 14 Plett

No. 7 Ladouceur vs. No. 10 Gray-Withers
No. 2 Homan vs. No. 15 Park

Elite 8

No. 1 Einarson vs. No. 8 Skrlik
No. 4 Lawes vs. No. 5 Grandy

TBD vs. TBD
TBD vs. TBD

Final 4

TBD vs. TBD
TBD vs. TBD

Final

TBD vs. TBD

2023 PointsBet Invitational schedule, results

Wednesday, Sept. 27

Women’s

Matchup Time (ET)
No. 4 Lawes 11, No. 13 Marks 5 FINAL
No. 5 Grandy 6, No. 12 Duncan 5 FINAL
No. 1 Einarson 15, No. 16 Zimmerman 3 FINAL
No. 8 Skrlik 7, No. 9 Inglis 6 FINAL

Men’s

Matchup Time (ET)
No. 13 Kleiter 10, No. 4 Koe 6 FINAL
No. 5 Carruthers 10, No. 12 Tao 3 FINAL
No. 1 Gushue 9 No. 16 Balsdon 4 FINAL
No. 9 Wiebe 8, No. 8 Epping 5 FINAL

Thursday, Sept. 28

Women’s

Matchup Time (ET)
No. 6 Black vs. No. 11 Martin 2 p.m.
No. 3 Jones vs. No. 14 Plett 2 p.m.
No. 2 Homan vs. No. 15 Park 2 p.m.
No. 7 Ladouceur vs. No. 10 Gray-Withers 2 p.m.

Men’s

Matchup Time (ET)
No. 6 Sturmay vs. No. 11 Howard 7 p.m.
No. 3 Dunstone vs. No. 14 Mooibroek 7 p.m.
No. 2 Bottcher vs. No. 15 Dobson 7 p.m.
No. 7 Sluchinski vs. No. 10 McEwen 7 p.m.

Friday, Sept. 29

Women’s

Matchup Time (ET)
TBD vs. TBD 11:30 a.m.
No. 1 Einarson vs. No. 8 Skrlik 11:30 a.m.
TBD vs. TBD 11:30 a.m.
No. 4 Lawes vs. No. 5 Grandy 11:30 a.m.

Men’s

Matchup Time (ET)
TBD vs. TBD 4:30 p.m.
No. 1 Gushue vs. No. 9 Wiebe 4:30 p.m.
TBD vs. TBD 4:30 p.m.
No. 5 Carruthers vs. No. 13 Kleiter 4:30 p.m.

Saturday, Sept. 30

Women’s

Matchup Time (ET)
TBD vs. TBD Noon
TBD vs. TBD Noon

Men’s

Matchup Time (ET)
TBD vs. TBD 5 p.m.
TBD vs. TBD 5 p.m.

Sunday, Oct. 1

Women’s

Matchup Time (ET)
TBD vs. TBD Noon

Men’s

Matchup Time (ET)
TBD vs. TBD 5 p.m.