In the quarterfinals, the Russians will play Canada
– The national team of Russia on hockey defeated the national team of Sweden in the match of the seventh round of the group stage of the world championship in Denmark.
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The meeting ended with the score 3:1 (0:1, 2:0, 1:0) in favor of the Swedish hockey players.
At the beginning of the first period Kirill Whims completed the attack of his team accurate throw. Thus, the Russians managed to realize the most.
In the middle of the second period, the Swedish team managed to win, and at that time the Russian team was already in the minority. The author’s goal was Mika Sibnerud. Soon, also in the second period, Rikard, Sweden Racell brought forward. And at the end of the third period when the Russians changed the goalkeeper Vasily Koshechkin at the sixth field player, the Swede Mattias Ekholm scored into an empty net.
Thus, Sweden, with 20 points took the first place in group A, and the Russian team (16) – the second. Rival Russian team in the 1/4 finals was team Canada that won the third place in group B.
The other quarterfinal pairs are as follows: Sweden – Latvia, Finland – Switzerland, USA – Czech Republic.
Quarterfinal matches will take place on 17 may.
— Hockey of Russia (@russiahockey) May 15, 2018
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