Russian hockey players lost to Canada and will play for “bronze” Olympics

At the Olympic games in Pyeongchang 19 February semi-finals of the women’s hockey tournament. In one of the matches was contested between national teams of Russia and Canada, and, alas, the result of the group stage was a fully repeated – 5:0 in advantage “maple leaves”.


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The Russian team is not very well started the match against Canada and missed on the second minute of the match. Nevertheless, Russia fell in the first period returned to the game and threatened the opponent’s goal, only to print them couldn’t.

The second period began similarly, Canadians lead with the score 2:0. The team of Alexey Chistyakov tried to recoup, but every moment of the forces remained less and less. As a result, in the third period, Canada scored three times and set the final score – 5:0. Such expense was recorded in the match during the group stage.

Thus, Russia will play for “bronze” the Olympic games with Finland, and in the final Pyeongchang 2018 will meet the national teams of Canada and the United States.

“MK” conducted live online broadcast of the match.

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