Hockey tournament among men’s teams in the Olympics 2018 have not yet started, so the national teams have a few days to eliminate the last errors. The Russian team under the direction of Oleg Znarka held on 10 February the last test match, and the opponents were the hosts of the Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea. The result, they are unlikely to like it, but that Russian fans have something to rejoice: the score is 8:1 in our favor.
photo: Gennady Cherkasov
The scoring was opened towards the end of the first period. Gate in South Korea was struck by Nikita Gusev and literally a minute later the advantage of Russia doubled Mikhail Grigorenko. Interestingly, the South Koreans after that is not crumbled, and he found the strength at the end of period one goal to score a goal on account of Brock Radunsky.
However, after that started this extravaganza in the performance of wards Znarka. In the second period the first goal was scored by Sergey Andronov, and then Cyril Whims.
Full momentum the Russians included in the final game segment, when four times struck gate of the rival. Sergei Shirokov, Pavel Datsyuk and Yegor Yakovlev became the authors of goals, and at the end of a brace Gusev.
Thus, the Russian team won the last test match before the Olympics 2018 and is coming to the tournament in a great mood. The first match at the Games in Pyeongchang, the Russian hockey players will play on 14 February against Slovakia.
Olympics 2018. Chronicle of events
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