Russian hockey players reached the semi-finals of the world youth championship

In the quarter-finals of the youth world championship on hockey Russian national team on ice “Werk Arena” in Czech Republic defeated the national team of Switzerland with the score 3:1 (0:0, 3:1, 0:0)

the winner of the match, the double was issued by Dmitry Voronkov (22nd, 39th minutes) and then a single scored Alexander khavanov, and the Swiss the only goal was scored by Gaetan Jobin (28).

Thus, the Russian team reached the semi-finals of the tournament. His next opponent wards Valery Bragin will learn later. In other quarterfinal encounters will play: Canada – Slovakia United States – Finland and Sweden – Czech Republic.

Recall, in the group stage of the tournament Russian hockey players lost to the Czechs (3:4), defeated the Canadians (6:0), lost to the Americans (1:3), defeated the Germans (6:1) and with six points left in the playoffs from the third place of group B.