Canada defeated the Russian team 2-1 in extra time, while Finland achieved a 1-0 victory over the Czech Republic in the quarter-finals of the World Hockey Championship in Riga. Thus, it was also decided that Canada would fight with Germany, Finland and the United States to reach the finals.
|A fierce match between the Russian national team and Canada (Image: Getty Images)|
The Russian team He was the first first-place winner in the group to go down to the relegation stage, where he also suffered four group stage defeats and finished fourth. with Canada Look into the eyes of the wolf. There was a tough battle in the first quarter as neither side scored a goal. Not so in a second, 15 minutes later Yevgeny Timkin The Russians preferred (1-0). The opponent, of course, did not give up. Adam Henrik His equalization at the beginning of the third stage, and the two teams retained this position until the end. Extra time came, and in the third minute came the Canadian Andrew Mangyapan The match was decided (2-1). Canada Finals with Germany struggles.
A similarly fierce clash took place in Finn and the Czech specified. In the first twenty minutes, these two teams had nothing to do with each other, but in the second Jerry to Ina Thanks to Finland, he took the lead (1-0). The Czechs tried everything but could not equalize. There were no more hits in the final third, so the Finns successfully reached the semi-finals 1-0, where United States of America Stepping on the ice.
All four matches in the quarter-finals were won by the team in Group B…
World Hockey Championship, Riga
Russia Team Canada 1-2 (0–0, 1–0, 0–0, 0–1)
Finland – Czech Republic 1-0 (0–0, 1–0, 0–0)
United States – Slovakia 6-1 (3–0, 1–1, 2–0)
Switzerland-Germany 2-3 (1–0, 1–1, 0–1, 0–1) – shot