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Team Sweden defeated the team of Latvia with the score 5:4, becoming the last of the teams to reach the quarterfinals of the world hockey championship in Slovakia. About it the correspondent “Tapes.ru”.
In group B further participation in the tournament provided teams of Russia, Czech Republic and Switzerland. Canada, USA, Finland and Germany were best in group A. the Final standings will be established in the seventh round of the group stage. On 21 may, the Russian team will meet with the current world Champions — Swedes.
May 19, the Russian team defeated the team of Switzerland with the account 3:0. In the group stage of the Russian hockey players won six victories in six matches.
Quarterfinal matches will be held on may 23. Tournament in Slovakia will run until may 26.
Video, photo All from Russia.