Russian Ice Hockey Team Will Play Against Slovakia in the First Match at the 2018 Games

Russian Ice Hockey team will begin its performance at the winter 2018 Olympic Games in South Korea’s Pyeongchang with a match against Slovakia on 14 February, as reported on the official website of the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF).

The match will start at 3:10 PM (Moscow time). Then, on 16 February the Russians will play against Slovenia (at 10:40 AM Moscow time), and on February 17 against the team USA (3:10 PM Moscow time).

Quarter-finals playoffs will be played on February 20, the quarter-finals – on February 21, the semi-finals on February 23, the match for the third place – February 24, the final on February 25.

We also received the schedule of the Russian national Ice Hockey women team’s matches in the group stage of the tournament: February 11, Russian women A group will play against the Canadians, February 13 – against the American team and February 15 – against the Finland team.

The Olympic games will be held in Pyeongchang from 9 to 25 February 2018.