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Russian national team on hockey has lost to the Czechs in the group stage match of the world Cup. About it the correspondent “Tapes.ru”.
The meeting was held on Thursday evening, may 10, and ended with the score 3:4. In the main time in the part of the Russians scored Nikita Nesterov (2 min), Mikhail Grigorenko (22), Alexander Barabanov (26-I). The Czechs responded with goals by David Krejci (15), Dmitry Yashkin (19th) and David Pastrnak (25). The decisive goal in overtime, also scored Pastrnak. Yashkin, born Russian who also scored effective transfer.
This defeat for the Russians became the first in the tournament. Previously, they beat Belarusians, Austrians and French with a total score of 20:0. In the next match, which will be held on may 12, the team Ilya Vorobiev will play against Switzerland.
The tournament is held in Denmark from 4 to 20 may. The current world champion is the national team of Sweden. Russia last won the gold medal in 2014, the last championship the team took third place.
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