et hockey players under the age of eighteen defeated Germany 7:2.
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Coach Jakub Petr’s team will fight for a place in the semi-finals on Wednesday from 19:00 with the United States.
In the case of Finland’s race against Germany, which leaves them without a point and is in Group B from the play for promotion, they need to not win against the USA in regular time to move into the top four teams for the first time since 2017.
Five years ago, the Czech eighth team lost in Beclav and in the final to Canada, in 2018 and 2019 they finished fifth, then the tournament was not held due to the coronavirus pandemic, and last year they occupied the tenth position.
After 41 seconds, Dominik Badinka opened the scoring, Timo Ruckdchsel equalized in 11 seconds, but at 2:53 the Czech team was led by Dominik Petr’s son.
In the middle of the first half, Matteo Ko made a move and between the 24th and 27th minutes, he made his mark twice, completing a hat trick and making the score 5:1.
In the 39th minute, Andrej Fbry took advantage of the pesili game, and Adam Csabi made a save six seconds later. In a pinch, the Germans only reduced the deficit when Linus Brandl scored after 15 seconds.