Tuesday’s fight began at 11:20. In a direct battle for victory in the group, the Swiss defeated the Germans 4: 3 after separate attacks and in the end remained the only infected team in the tournament.
Then it became clear that the Swiss, as the winners of Group A, could not run in the Czech team in the quarterfinals. They will deal with the United States. The Germans finished second in the table and will be opponents of the Czech team.
In the simultaneous match, the Swedes approached first place in Group B, beating Latvia just 1 to 0. However, Tre Kronor was finally relegated from the first place by the Finns at home after tonight’s three-point 3-0 victory over the Czechs . The Latvians lost hope of advancing after the defeat.
Latvian defeats gave the U.S. team progressive confidence. Then the Americans ended up victorious in the core group against Norway, which was only an honor. USA soon led by two goals, the North reduced it to 2: 3, but Sean Farrell confirmed the overseas team’s victory with a shot at the empty goal in the 60th minute.
The Slovaks competed against Denmark in the fight for everything. The Eastern neighbors necessarily need a three-point victory to participate in the quarterfinals, and from the start they pushed the Danes tired, who had a shorter time to regenerate after historic success Monday night over Canada. The team captain, Tomáš Tatar, led the Slovaks to advance in the opening period, after the second act the score was 5: 0.
In the last twenty minutes, the Northerners only managed to spoil the net of goalkeeper Adam Húsk, but the Slovakian team ended the game in full swing and increased its number of successes, thanks to which reached the opponent in points and advanced in it. spending thanks to a better mutual match.
The Slovaks finished fourth in the Group A table and in the quarterfinals they will compete with the victory of Group B Finland, the fifth Dan has only eyes to cry …
The Canadian hockey players overtook France 7: 1 in the Group A final match of the Helsinki World Cup and advanced to the quarterfinals from third place. In the playoffs, the gold defenders will face Sweden on Thursday.
Canada won after two defeats, with four assists involving striker Drake Batherson, two goals scored by his teammate in the formation of elite Pierre-Luc Dubois. France finished sixth in the group.
|Hockey World Championship:|
|Group A (Helsinki):|
|Germany – Switzerland 3: 4 after separate attacks|
|Objective: 12. Wissmann, 16. Seider, 48. Sail – 2. Ambühl, 22. Suter, 39. Malgin, decisive sam. Hischier attack|
|Slovakia – Denmark 7: 1|
|Goals: 10th and 20th Tatars, 22nd and 60th Regenda, 33rd Rosandic, 39th Slafkovsky, 59th German – 48th Blichfeld.|
|Canada – France 7: 1|
|Goals: 23rd and 52nd Dubois, 13th Cozens, 18th Comtois, 36th O’Dell, 46th Whitecloud, 56th Severson – 49th Rech.|
|Group B (Tampere):|
|Sweden – Latvia 1: 0|
|Branka: 35. Nylander|
|USA – Norway 4: 2|
|Branky: 4. Hartman, 8. Boldy, 29. Meyers, 60. Farrell – 23. Martinsen, 42. Rokseth|
|You can find match Finland – Czechia HERE.|