The national team advanced to medal contention with a surprise quarter-final win over Finland. Aneta Tejralová ended the even game forty-one seconds after the start of overtime.
In the semi-finals, Carly MacLeod’s wards faced the Americans. And the winners of the stronger group A turned the match into a completely clear affair.
ONLINE: Switzerland – Czechia
Start at 15:00. We follow the bronze medal match in detail
They dominated the first period 6-0, there was no doubt about their progress from the opening minutes. In the end, the Czechs lost to the favored opponents 1:10, the only goal was scored by Klára Hymlárová.
“A huge jump from Group B, but we need games like this. They help us improve,” she said.
But hopes for a big success are still alive. In the way are the Swiss women, who already have their medal premiere at the World Championships behind them. Ten years ago they won bronze.
In Denmark, they took the fourth position in Group A, and in the quarter-finals they repeated the battle with the Japanese women. They won for the second time, this time 2:1 after separate raids.
The last duel between the two teams dates back to August last year. The Czechs quickly took a 1-0 lead in the World Championship qualifiers, but eventually lost 2-4.
Women’s World Championship
For 3rd place 04/09/2022 15:08
the match is in progress
11:19 Marti (Christen, Leemann)
07:03 Mlýnková (Mrázová, Tejralová)
15:07 Peišová (Love)
Braendli (Maurer) – Hauser (A), Vallario, Christen, Baechler, Sigrist, Wetli, Hofstetter – Stalder (C), Raselli (A), Rüegg – Leemann, Marti, Lutz – Quennec, Rüedi, Ingold – Frey.
Peslarová (Škodová) – Pejšová, Lásková, Tejralová (A), Horálková, Trnková, Radová – Šapovalivová, Mrázová, Mlýnková – Křízová (A), Hymlárová, Pejzlová – Mills (C), Přibylová, Neubauerová – Erbanová, Sarnovská, Pátková.
Referee: Cianna Lieffers (CAN), Samantha Hiller – Jennifer Cameron (both USA), Anna Hammar (SWE)
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