10 February 2014, Monday, 12:30

Ufa "Agidel" players helped the Russian ice-hockey team to win at the Olympics 2014

author: Dmitry Slezin

At the Olympic ice-hockey tournament in Sochi the Russian women’s team played the first match yesterday. In the group stage Russians came from behind to beat Germany — 4:1.

Losing 0-1 after two periods, Russian girls managed to transform their huge advantage into goals in the third period. Assists in all four goals were made by ice-hockey players from Ufa "Agidel" — Alena Khomich (1:1, Leya Gavrilova), Inna Dyubanok (2:1, Olga Sosina; 4-1, Olga Sosina) and Anna Shibanova (3:1, Ekatherine Smolentseva).

In another match the Swedish national team with great difficulty beat the Japanese team — 1:0.