2019 IBU WCH in ice hockey: it became known to all participants of the playoffs
The day before the end of the preliminary stage of the world Cup 2019 in ice hockey in Slovakia has been decided that all teams will continue struggle for medals. And most of the favorites, according to official bookmakers, will play in the playoffs.
In Kosice was no sensation. Already the twentieth of may, the world learned all four participants in the next stage. They are:
- Team Finland five victories in six games (plus one defeat) and sixteen points.
- Team Canada – five wins in six games and fifteen points
- The USA team to four wins in six games (plus a win) and fourteen points.
- The German team four wins in six games and twelve points.
Finally the team will allocate places after the twenty first of may, will be known when the results of face-to-face meetings between Finns and Germans, and Canadians and Americans.
In Bratislava on confidently not knowing lesions "Red car" and all the other favorites of group B:
- The national team of Russia six wins in six games and eighteen points.
- The Czech Republic national team to five wins in six games and fifteen points.
- The Swedish national team to five wins in six games and fifteen points.
- The Swiss team – four wins in six games and twelve points.
Who on what position will start the playoffs, we'll know after the match, the Czechs with the Swiss and the Swedes and Russians.
All the favorites guaranteed a place in the playoffs at least one day prior to the completion of the preliminary stage. It is noteworthy that the hosts of the tournament, Slovakia had a good chance atduring the playoffs, was not able to impose the fight to its competitors.