01 March 2013, Friday, 16:48

Home team is in the lead at the equator of hockey tournament at the ICG-2013 in Ufa

author: Dmitry Slezin

The day before at hockey tournament of the VI International Children's Winter Games matches of the second game day took place.

Four of six games came to the end one way. Thus Ufa players representing the Russian national team succeeded, — with the score 19:0 they outplayed Daugavpils (Latvia) and 30:0 Delemont (Switzerland). Besides, Canadians from Kelowna won the Belarus Novopolotsk — 9:0, and in the evening match they defeated the team from Kharkov (Ukraine) — 4:0.

Victories were gained also by the Austrian ice-hockey players from Graz over Delemont — 8:5, and Kharkov over Graz — 4:2.

Thus, after three spent matches (Ukraine played four) the standings are the following: 1. Ufa (Russia) — 9 points (a difference of goals — 57:0), 2. Kharkov (Ukraine) — 9 (15:10), 3. Graz (Austria) — 6 (15:10), 4. Kelowna (Canada) — 6 (13:8), 5. Daugavpils (Latvia) — 3 (4:23), 6. Novopolotsk (Belarus) — 0 (2:17), 7. Delemont (Switzerland) — 0 (8:46).

On Friday, March 1, the following duels will take place:

9.00 — Canada — Latvia;

11.00 — Ukraine — Belarus;

13.00 — Latvia — Switzerland;

15.00 — Austria — Canada;

17.00 — Russia — Belarus.