Andrew Mangiapane had two objectives and two assists and Canada beat winless Italy 7-1 on Sunday on the earth hockey championship to maneuver right into a fourth-place tie in Group B
RIGA, Latvia — Andrew Mangiapane had two objectives and two assists and Canada beat winless Italy 7-1 on Sunday on the earth hockey championship to maneuver right into a fourth-place tie in Group B.
The Canadians have gained three straight after dropping their first three. They may end the preliminary spherical Tuesday in opposition to Finland, with the highest 4 in every group advancing to the quarterfinals.
Andre Henrique added a aim and two assists, Maxime Comtois, Troy Stecher, Brandon Pirri and Cole Perfetti additionally scored and Connor Brown had 4 assists. Adin Hill made 13 saves, permitting solely Angelo Miceli’s aim.
Within the different Group B recreation, Anton Lundell scored with 4 second left in time beyond regulation to provide Finland a 3-2 victory over Latvia. Finland leads the group with 15 factors, three greater than america. Kazakhstan is third with 10, and Canada, Germany and Latvia every have 9.
The US will return to play Monday in opposition to Germany and end group play Tuesday in opposition to Italy.
In Group A, Victor Olofsson broke a tie on an influence play with 8:22 left to assist Sweden beat Slovakia 3-1, and Joel Vermin had two objectives and an help in Switzerland’s 6-0 victory over Belarus.
Slovakia, Russia and Switzerland high the group with 12 factors. Sweden is fourth with 9.