World Women's Curling: Scotland miss medal after defeat by Russia

Eve Muirhead

Scotland's women have missed out on a medal at the World Curling Championships in Sapporo, Japan.

The Scots lost their bronze medal match with Russia 13-4, having lost their play-off against the same opponents.

"It's just not been our week," Muirhead told the tournament website.external-link "We haven't been consistent enough.

"The world championship is the competition you build your season round - unfortunately this year it wasn't to be."