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Swedes sign off with win

Korea battles, but Sweden secures seventh

Published 20.02.2018 15:51 GMT+10 | Author Andy Potts
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GANGNEUNG, SOUTH KOREA - FEBRUARY 20: Sweden's Sabina Kuller #14 celebrates after scoring a first period goal on Korea's So Jung Shin #31 during classification round action at the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games. (Photo by Andrea Cardin/HHOF-IIHF Images)
A comfortable scoreline for Sweden belied the effort Korea put into this game. The host pushed hard for two periods before running out of steam at the close.

 

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5 alive for Canada

Early strikes seal OAR's fate in 5-0 loss

Published 20.02.2018 00:55 GMT+10 | Author Andrew Podnieks
5 alive for Canada 5 alive for Canada
GANGNEUNG, SOUTH KOREA - FEBRUARY 19: Canada's Jennifer Wakefield #9 celebrates with Blayre Turnbull #40 and Natalie Spooner #24 after scoring a first period goal against Valeria Tarakanova #1 of the Olympic Athletes of Russia during semifinal round action at the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games. (Photo by Andre Ringuette/HHOF-IIHF Images)
As expected, Canada exactly matched what the Americans did earlier today, defeating their semi-finals opponent, 5-0.

 

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U.S. overruns Finns

Cameranesi scores twice as Americans go for gold

Published 19.02.2018 18:03 GMT+10 | Author Lucas Aykroyd
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GANGNEUNG, SOUTH KOREA - FEBRUARY 19: USA's Dani Cameranesi #24 celebrates with Amanda Kessel #28 after scoring a first period goal with Finland's Riika Valila #13 and Mira Jalosuo #7 looking on during semifinal round action at the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games. (Photo by Matt Zambonin/HHOF-IIHF Images)
The U.S. grabbed a 2-0 first-period lead and never looked back in a 5-0 semi-final win over Finland on Monday to advance to the 2018 Olympic gold medal game.

 

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