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Team Russia hockey team defeated Norway in the opening match at the world Cup. About it the correspondent “Tapes.ru”.
Meeting in group A took place on 10 may in Bratislava and ended with the score 5:2 in favor of the Russians. The winners were scored by Evgeny dadonov (9th and 30th minute), Artem Anisimov (14), Nikita Kucherov (28) and Nikita Gusev (41-I). With the score 5:0, the Russian team missed two goals scored Thomas Valqui Olsen (57-I) and Jonas Kholes (59-I).
In a parallel match of group b, the Canadians defeated Finland with the score 1:3.
Following the game, team Russia will hold on may 12. Team rival will be Austria. Also in the group stage the Russians will meet with the teams of Sweden, Czech Republic, Switzerland, Latvia and Italy.
The world Cup will be held from 10 to 26 may in Bratislava and košice. The current winner is the national team of Sweden.
Video, photo All from Russia.