The final match was held on Sunday in Gangneung. The match ends with a score of 4: 3. The main time ends with a 3: 3 draw, the winning team is only determined during the additional time.Excellent Russian athletes have scored for the home team.
Thus, the silver medal went into the hands of the German national team, and the bronze medal for the Canadian team took third place after beating the Czech team.
This is the first victory of the Russian national team at the Olympic Games: in 1992, the unified team won the gold medal, and in the account of the Soviet national team had seven victories in the Olympics…
The best result of the German national team at the Olympics is the bronze medal.For Russian athletes, this is the second gold medal at the Pyeongchang Olympics. Striker Nikita Gusev became the best scorer of the 2018 Olympics. In 6 games, he scored 12 points, second place is Finnish striker Eli Tolvanen with 9 points.
In the list of the best scorers in the tournament, two Russian athletes Ilya Kovalchuk and Kaprizov, shared with American athlete Ryan Donato (five goals each), Gusev also became the best player. of the tournament.
Kovalchuk is also recognized as the most valuable player in the Olympic hockey tournament. The Russian hockey team won the Olympic gold medal of the Olympics at Pyeongchang, defeating the German team in extra time of the final. However, they had to celebrate the victory under the Olympic flag – the flag for free athletes.
Excellent Russian athletes have scored for the home team and become the gold medalist of this competition. The silver medal went into the hands of the German national team, and the bronze medal for the Canadian team won third place after beating the Czech team.