Japan, which is competing in the curling women's world championships for the Beijing Olympics next year, played against Switzerland in the qualifying league on the 3rd and lost 5-10.

In addition to Japan's representative Hokkaido Bank, a total of 14 teams from Europe and North America have participated in the Curling Women's World Championships held in Calgary, Canada.

On the 3rd, Japan, which ranked 5th in the world ranking, played against Switzerland, which ranked 4th in the world, in the 5th game of the qualifying league and lost 5-10.

As a result, the total results of the Japanese qualifying league are 2 wins and 3 losses.

The Curling Women's World Championship will be a round-robin qualifying league with 14 teams, with the top 6 teams qualifying for next year's Beijing Olympics.