world-news

Japan, Kazakhstan, Italy win at Ice Hockey world championship

Budapest, April 20 : Japan, Kazakhstan and Italy defeated their respective opponents at the 2013 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship Division I Group A here.


Japan beat Britain 4-1, Kazakhstan defeated South Korea 4-2, while Italy beat hosts Hungary 2-1 Friday, reports Xinhua.

Italy accumulated 12 points in four games, and has been promoted to the top division while both Kazakhstan and Hungary remain in the race for the top two spots.

Thanks to a win over South Korea, Kazakhstan kept their hopes of returning to the top-16 nations alive, and will be promoted if they beat Italy Saturday. But if the Kazakhs lose the game and Hungary beats Japan, then Hungary will be promoted to the top division.

--IANS (Posted on 20-04-2013)

world-news headlines

Venezuela announces new oil finds

Scolari: Not worried about Neymar's fitness

Benfica beats Juventus in Europa League semifinals

Belgium gives Rwanda 18 mn euros for public health

Australians honour war dead

Berlusconi not to sell AC Milan

Toll reaches 181 in South Korean ferry disaster

71 killed in Syria conflict

Carlos Tevez optimistic though losing 2-1 to Benfica

Pakistani military jets attack militant hideouts, 23 killed

Putin warns Ukraine for using army against own people

Peace process not over: Israeli chief negotiator

Quick Links: Goa | Munnar | Pondicherry | Free Yearly Horoscope '2014

Comments

Your e-mail:


Your Full Name:


Type verification image:
verification image, type it in the box

Message:

Back to Top