Host Canada won the Women’s World Hockey Championship in Calgary after defeating the United States in overtime in the final.
In group fights, last Thursday the Canadians defeated their old rival 5-1, but this time they had a tougher time with the nine-time winner, the last five World Cup gold medalists.
The defensive range is located in the middle of the first third Alexandra Carpenter He scored a two-goal advantage in 2:40, which the Canadians lost in the first part of the second quarter in 2:29. No more goals were scored in the original time of the match, so extra time was taken, as in the 68th minute, the captain of the Canadian national team, Marie Philip Bolin Decides the fate of the gold medal.
The Canadians did not dare to celebrate at first as they looked at the goal as the ball fell behind the goal line to touch two goalkeepers, but it was not clear if it was inside. Then when Pauline’s hit was proven right, outrage could come. One of the winning team players, Player Turnbull He was injured during the celebration, one of his escorts pulled him out of the huge pile of joy
You can see Blayre Turnbull being pulled off the pile due to an injury. Hope you’re not being serious! https://t.co/FVg4fglqWJ
Willowzy September 1, 2021
But he would not have left handing over the medals, so he was pushed back on the ice on a stretcher,
– TSN (TSN_Sports) September 1, 2021
Then he listened to the anthem with the others – with his legs lowered.
Blair Turnbull, who was injured in celebration, makes a cameo in the post-match. pic.twitter.com/u6N3PkpwAo
– TheIceGarden September 1, 2021
On the winning team Brian Jenner In addition to his goal, he excelled at the other two goals in preparation.
The Women’s World Cup has been held since 1990, with Canada winning the first eight tournaments, but since then the United States has come out on top in terms of gold medals, and if they could defend their title so far, they could have caught up with their big opponent. However, Canada won its eleventh gold medal and widened the difference to two. After 2012, the band was able to take the lead again and take the 11th silver medalist US national team off the throne.
The bronze medal went to the Finns, while the fifth place went to the Russians on the closing day.
The Hungarians in the World Cup Elite 1 in their presence finished ninth in Calgary and may also be ahead next year.
Canada – USA 3-2 (0-2, 2-0, 0-0, 1-0) – after extra time
For third place:
Finland – Switzerland 3-1 (1-0, 2-1, 0-0)
For fifth place:
Russia-Japan 2-0 (1-0, 0-0, 1-0)
Tournament Final Result: 1. Canada, 2. United States, 3. Finland, 4. Switzerland, 5. Russia, 6. Japan, 7. Czech Republic, 8. Germany, 9. Hungary, 10. Denmark.