Rus News Journal

Slovaks will struggle for a survival

Yesternight in the World championship on the hockey, passing in Canada, the first group stage has come to the end. The absenteeism of modular Slovakia in the following round became the main sensation of last round and all first stage. Having beaten in the first round Norway, Slovaks have conceded at first Germany, and yesterday and to Finns. With three points Slovakia has taken in group About last place and will struggle now for place preservation in elite. The second place in a quartet With was sensationally occupied with Norwegians. Scandinavians have surprised everything, having imposed persistent struggle to Finns, and yesterday and have at all appeared more strongly German national team, losing 0:2, having managed to pull out a victory with the account 3:2. In group And from the first place in the following stage there was a national team of Switzerland, in brilliant style changed Swedes with the account 4:2. Sweden national team in this World championship, to put it mildly, does not impress, and in plej - off to it it will be very heavy. In a duel for the third permit in the second round Belarus has beaten France with the account 3:1. Thus, in tournament for 13 - 16 places will play French national teams, Slovenia, Slovakia and Italy. Two worst commands leave elite of world hockey, giving way to Austria and Hungary. In the second group stage Russian national team will play in group E with commands of Switzerland, Sweden and Belarus. In offset of Russians at present five points as a result of victories over Czechia and Denmark. Canada. The World championship. 1 - j a group stage. 3 - j round Group And Sweden - Switzerland - 2:4 (1:2, 0:0, 1:2)
Washers: Vajnhandl, 11, Hornkvist, 60 - Paterlini, 1, Ambjul, 13, Monet, 46, Forster, 60 France - Belarus - 1:3 (1:1, 0:1, 0:1)
Washers: the Cook, 20 - Kalyuzhny, 13, Charcoal fumes, 28, Kostitsyn, 60 Group With Finland - Slovakia - 3:2 (2:2, 1:0, 0:0)
Washers: Kapanen, 3, Ruutu, 14, Seljanne, 26 - Petrovitski, 14, Kovachik, 19 Norway - Germany - 3:2 (0:1, 1:1, 2:0)
Washers: Holtet, 35, Tsukkarello - Osen, 48, Ask, 56 - Storm, 7, Gogulla, 25