Hockey combined team of Belarus plays vs Canadian team at “Bobruisk-Arena”. Its is the second match of our team in the World Junior Championship.
The both teams didn’t succeed in their first matches: the Canadians lost 1:3 to the Swiss team, and the Belarusians lost 0:7 to the Swedes.
The coach of the Swedes specified that the team won thanks to using the strategy of speed superiority. “Besides we tried to work deeply in our competitors’ zone. We trained hard for the game, because after the “Six nations tournament” we regarded Belarusians to be serious competitors”.
The coach of the Belarusian team Vladimir Safonov ranked high all components of the Swedes’ tactics and strategy; he also added that after the “Six nations tournament” several new players were included in their team. Both our team and its coach are to judge the situation and draw certain conclusion from it.