Magnitka's winning beginning; Admiral blockades Barys. August 12 preseason round-up14 August 2017, 15:00
Group stage is over in Sochi, as the last four games were played today.
Russia 1-0 SO Slovakia
USA 5-1 Slovenia
Final standings: USA – 8 pts, Russia – 4, Slovenia – 3, Slovakia – 1.
Now all the teams are ranked and the playoffs schedule is set.
7. Czech Republic
Russia vs Norway
Switzerland vs Latvia
Czech Republic vs Slovakia
Slovenia vs Austria
QF1 Sweden vs Slovenia/Austria
QF2 USA vs Czech Republic/Slovakia
QF3 Canada vs Switzerland/Latvia
QF4 Finland vs Russia/Norway
QF1 vs QF4
QF2 vs QF3