– In the third round of the group stage taking place in Toronto the world Cup of hockey team of the Czech Republic defeated the national team of the USA.
The result of the meeting, held the night of Friday Moscow time, – 4:3 (1:1, 3:1, 0:1) in favor of the Czech hockey players.
Key strategic importance this match had, since the beginning both teams have already managed to lose chances of an exit in the playoffs of the competition. In the end Czech Republic took the third place, and team USA fourth.
In the semifinals, the group has delegated its winner, team Canada and took the second place team USA. They will play against Russia and Sweden, respectively.