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A record victory for the Americans and a killer Switzerland. The results of the day of the Ice Hockey World Cup 2023

Date: March 3, 2024 Time: 17:55:00

A record victory for the Americans and a killer Switzerland. The results of the day of the Ice Hockey World Cup 2023

Egor Torishny May 22, 2023, 00:40 Moscow time Audio version: Your browser does not support the audio element.

Slovenia said goodbye to the elite, and the Germans are looking forward to the playoffs.

On May 21 in Tampere and Riga another game day of the group stage of the Ice Hockey World Championship took place. Briefly summarize the results of the four matches.

The German team, which started the tournament with three straight losses against the top teams, continues to add up its points and straighten its position in the table. This time the Germans confidently met the Hungarians, although in the first half of the game the score was only 1:0 in favor of Harold Kreis’s team. But then the Hungarian fortress nevertheless collapsed, and as a result, Germany won a crushing 7:2 victory, and all the main stars of the Germans (Storm, Peterka, Seider) were scarred by abandoned washing machines.

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Surprisingly stingy on goals, the match was played in Riga by teams from Slovenia and Slovakia. The main outsider of group B conceded only one puck from the Slovaks, who were desperately fighting for the playoffs – Panik’s shot in the 15th second of the second period became the winner.

The Slovenians lost little to their opponent, making 33 shots on goal, but still lost and have officially lost their chances to stay in the elite division.

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But the Americans, on the contrary, managed to break away from the French and win a record, the biggest victory at the 2023 World Cup. Already in the first half, the Stars and Stripes scored three goals, in the second half they took a I breathe and in the third they completely destroyed the rival. A Cutter Gauthier hat-trick, a brace from Drew O’Connor, a joint cracker from Calvin Petersen and Drew Commesso, and nine unanswered goals from just 35 shots: Team USA is still going to the World Cup. World of 2023 without defeat.

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He refuses to leave the ice without victories and the Swiss team is perhaps the main discovery of the tournament. At the beginning of the tournament, the “cheese people” surprised with a dry series, just yesterday they beat Canada, but today it was already a matter of technique for them to crush the unstable Czech Republic.

The Swiss conceded first to Cervenka, but he quickly leveled the score, and the second-half stretch was decisive, when the incredible Andres Ambuhl scored a brace in less than five minutes.

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After this, Switzerland did not let go of victory, and now Patrick Fischer’s team has a great chance to close the group stage with a 100% result. To do this, you just need to beat Latvia on Tuesday.

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Tournament Spreads

In Group A, the playoff spots were reserved by the USA, Sweden and Finland, and the Americans will definitely take first place, and the Finns will not drop below third. The Germans are the main contenders for the last cup ticket, not to be missed, Germany just need to beat France in the last round. Denmark retains only mathematical chances for the playoffs: the Scandinavians need to wait for the defeat of Germany and beat either Sweden or Finland.

In group B, the Swiss and the Czechs have already solved the minimum task of the tournament, and close to it are the Canadians, who have two more games in Riga. They must go to the playoffs and the hosts, who scored, like Canada, 11 points, but in six games. The Balts only need to score one point against Switzerland to play in the cup round. But Slovakia also has playoff options: Craig Ramsey’s side need to beat Norway in regulation time and hope Latvia fail to score in their final group game. In this case, the Slovaks will surpass the Latvians by winning in a personal match.

The main outsider of group B is defined: Slovenia definitively returns to the sub-elite division, and Kazakhstan and Norway keep their record in the company of the strongest. The second loser of the tournament is yet to be determined: on May 22, Hungary and Austria will decide in a heads-up who will occupy the last place in Group A. The Hungarians have a slight preliminary advantage, they are ahead. from the Austrians by one point.

If the playoffs tomorrow

United States – Latvia

Sweden – Canada

Finland – Czech Republic

Switzerland – Germany

matches on May 22

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