Tom Yuill

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Tom Yuill
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Curling clubAvondale Heather CC
Skip Hugh Nielson
Third Watson Yuill
Second Tom Yuill
Lead Andrew Wilson

Tom Yuill was the second man on the Avondale Heather CC (from Strathaven, Scotland) during the World Curling Championships known as the 1960 Scotch Cup. [1]

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References

  1. "World Curling Federation, Tom Yuill". World Curling Federation . Retrieved 12 September 2012.