Swiss shine at ice-hockey championships

Switzerland are continuing their winning streak at the ice–hockey world championships in Germany, beating the Czech Republic 3-2.

This content was published on May 16, 2010 - 10:46

Martin Plüss and Andres Ambühl gave the Swiss team a 2-0 lead after 14 minutes, while keeper Martin Gerber made 30 saves to preserve the victory.

It is the fourth consecutive win of the Swiss team at the championship. They beat Latvia, Italy and Canada in the group matches.

Saturday’s victory over the Czech Republic paves the way for Switzerland to qualify for the quarterfinals.

On Monday the Swiss will face Norway, followed by Sweden a day later. and agencies

In compliance with the JTI standards

In compliance with the JTI standards

More: SWI certified by the Journalism Trust Initiative

Sort by

Change your password

Do you really want to delete your profile?

Your subscription could not be saved. Please try again.
Almost finished... We need to confirm your email address. To complete the subscription process, please click the link in the email we just sent you.

Discover our weekly must-reads for free!

Sign up to get our top stories straight into your mailbox.

The SBC Privacy Policy provides additional information on how your data is processed.