Manitoba skip Kerri Einarson, third Val Sweeting, second Shannon Birchard and lead Briane Meilleur (left to right) pose with the trophy after defeating Team Ontario to win the Scotties Tournament of Hearts in Moose Jaw, Sask., Sunday, February 23, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward

Manitoba skip Kerri Einarson, third Val Sweeting, second Shannon Birchard and lead Briane Meilleur (left to right) pose with the trophy after defeating Team Ontario to win the Scotties Tournament of Hearts in Moose Jaw, Sask., Sunday, February 23, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward

2021 Scotties Tournament of Hearts schedule

Schedule of play for the 2021 Scotties Tournament of Hearts, the Canadian women’s curling championship, to be held Feb. 19-28 at the Markin McPhail Centre in Calgary (all times Eastern):

Pool A

Alberta (Walker)

Canada (Einarson)

Northern Ontario (Burns)

Northwest Terr. (Galusha)

Nova Scotia (Brothers)

Ontario (Homan)

Wild Card-2 (M.Zacharias)

Wild Card-3 (Peterson)

Yukon (Eby)

Pool B

British Columbia (Brown)

Manitoba (J.Jones)

Saskatchewan (Anderson)

New Brunswick (Adams)

Newfoundland & Labrador (Hill)

Nunavut (Eddy)

Quebec (L.St-Georges)

P.E.I. (Birt)

Wild Card-1 (Carey)

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PRELIMINARY ROUND

Friday, Feb. 19

First Draw, 8:30 p.m.

Northern Ontario vs. Northwest Territories, Yukon vs. Wild Card-3, Alberta vs. Nova Scotia, Canada vs. Wild Card-2.

Saturday, Feb. 20

Second Draw, 10:30 a.m.

Newfoundland & Labrador vs. New Brunswick, Manitoba vs. Quebec, Nunavut vs. Wild Card-1, P.E.I. vs. Saskatchewan.

Third Draw, 3:30 p.m.

Yukon vs. Nova Scotia, Alberta vs. Wild Card-2, Northwest Territories vs. Canada, Wild Card-3 vs. Ontario.

Fourth Draw, 8:30 p.m.

Manitoba vs. Wild Card-1, Nunavut vs. Saskatchewan, New Brunswick vs. P.E.I., Quebec vs. British Columbia.

Sunday, Feb. 21

Fifth Draw, 10:30 a.m.

Canada vs. Wild Card-3, Nova Scotia vs. Northwest Territories, Yukon vs. Ontario, Northern Ontario vs. Alberta.

Sixth Draw, 3:30 p.m.

P.E.I. vs. Quebec, Wild Card-1 vs. New Brunswick, Manitoba vs. British Columbia, Newfoundland & Labrador vs. Nunavut.

Seventh Draw, 8:30 p.m.

Ontario vs. Alberta, Canada vs. Northern Ontario, Nova Scotia vs. Wild Card-3, Wild Card-2 vs. Yukon.

Monday, Feb. 22

Eighth Draw, 3:30 p.m.

British Columbia vs. Nunavut, P.E.I. vs. Newfoundland & Labrador, Wild Card-1 vs. Quebec, Saskatchewan vs. Manitoba.

Ninth Draw, 8:30 p.m.

Northwest Territories vs. Wild Card-2, Wild Card-3 vs. Alberta, Northern Ontario vs. Yukon, Ontario vs. Nova Scotia.

Tuesday, Feb. 23

Draw 10, 10:30 a.m.

New Brunswick vs. Saskatchewan, Quebec vs. Nunavut, Newfoundland & Labrador vs. Manitoba, British Columbia vs. Wild Card-1.

Draw 11, 3:30 p.m.

Nova Scotia vs. Canada, Northern Ontario vs. Ontario, Wild Card-3 vs. Wild Card-2, Alberta vs. Northwest Territories.

Draw 12, 8:30 p.m.

Wild Card-1 vs. P.E.I., Newfoundland & Labrador vs. British Columbia, Quebec vs. Saskatchewan, Nunavut vs. New Brunswick.

Wednesday, Feb. 24

Draw 13, 10:30 a.m.

Wild Card-3 vs. Northern Ontario, Wild Card-2 vs. Nova Scotia, Ontario vs. Northwest Territories, Yukon vs. Canada.

Draw 14, 3:30 p.m.

Quebec vs. Newfoundland & Labrador, Saskatchewan vs. Wild Card-1, British Columbia vs. New Brunswick, Manitoba vs. P.E.I.

Draw 15, 8:30 p.m.

Wild Card-2 vs. Ontario, Northwest Territories vs. Yukon, Canada vs. Alberta, Nova Scotia vs. Northern Ontario.

Thursday, Feb. 25

Draw 16, 10:30 a.m.

Saskatchewan vs. British Columbia, New Brunswick vs. Manitoba, P.E.I. vs. Nunavut, Wild Card-1 vs. Newfoundland & Labrador.

Draw 17, 3:30 p.m.

Alberta vs. Yukon, Ontario vs. Canada, Wild Card-2 vs. Northern Ontario, Northwest Territories vs. Wild Card-3.

Draw 18, 8:30 p.m.

Nunavut vs. Manitoba, British Columbia vs. P.E.I., Saskatchewan vs. Newfoundland & Labrador, New Brunswick vs. Quebec.

Friday, Feb. 26

Tiebreakers (if necessary), 10 a.m.

PLAYOFFS

Seeding Round

Draw 19 2:30 p.m.

Fourth A vs. Third B, First B vs. Second A, First A vs. Fourth B, Second B vs. Third A

Draw 20, 8:30 p.m.

Third A vs. First B, Third B vs. First A, Second B vs. Fourth A, Second A vs. Fourth B

Saturday, Feb. 27

Draw 21, 2:30 p.m.

First A vs. Second B, Fourth B vs. Third A, Third B vs. Second A, Fourth A vs. First B

Draw 22, 8:30 p.m.

Fourth B vs. Fourth A, Second A vs. Second B, First B vs. First A, Third A vs. Third B

Sunday, Feb. 28

Tiebreakers (if necessary), 10 a.m.

Semifinal

Third vs. Second Places, 2:30 p.m.

Championship

First Place vs. Semifinal Winner, 8:30 p.m.

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