In a match of the youth world Cup of hockey team USA on the ice “Ostravar-Arena” in overtime defeated the mistress of tournament the national team of the Czech Republic with the score 4:3(1:2, 2:0, 0:1, 1:0).
the winner of the match the goals were scored by Shane Pinto (4th minute), Arthur Kaliyev (22), Jack Drury (27) and Cole J. Caufield (64), and the Czechs two goals was scored by LIBOR Zabransky (10, 19) and one Peter Chayka (49).
the Americans won their third victory in a row and eight points back of the leaders group, the second place was taken by Canadians (6 points), both teams reached the playoffs of the tournament. Third place is occupied by Czechs (4), the fourth of Russians (3), the fifth – the Germans (3).
In the final match of the tournament, Czech Republic on Tuesday, 31 December, will play Canada, Russia will meet Germany. The U.S. team has finished its performance in the group stage.