Hockey team of Rossitto: Alexey Danichev / RIA Novosti
The national team of Russia on hockey earlier won the Karjala Cup, which takes place in Helsinki. The results of the tournament appeared on the website of the national team.
This became possible after finladia team defeated the national team of the Czech Republic. The meeting ended with the score 3:0 in favor of the hosts. Goals scored Arttu Ruotsalainen (13th minute), Joonas Nattinen (27) and Sakari Manninen (33).
In the asset Russians six points after two matches. The Finns are in second place (3 points), the Swedes — on the third (3), the Czechs — on the fourth (0).
If in the last match of the tournament, the Finns and the Swedes will win, and the Russians lose, the national team will still be a leader. In case of equal points the first indicator to determine where in the table is the result of a personal meeting between the teams. The Russians defeated the Finns (3:0) and Sweden (4:1).
The Russian team for the seventh time in the history became the winner of Karjala Cup in the framework of the Euro tour (2006-2009, 2011, 2016, 2018).
Video, photo All from Russia.