The Swiss team won the bonze medal today in the Globe Arena.

The Swiss players Michael Zürcher and Adrian Zimmerman started very strongly in the first period. When only 3:16 was played they had both scored one goal, thereby giving Switzerland a 2-0 lead. Then the Czech team also started to get good goal scoring opportunities and when 18:42 was played the Kozusnik brothers reduced the Swiss lead to 2-1. This was also the result after the first period.

Bronze match, Switzerland-Czech Republic/Päivi Väänänen

The Swiss team came more concentrated into the second period and again managed to score two fast goals. The score was then 4-1 after only four minutes of the second period. When the Swiss took a two minutes penalty the Czechs had some good chances but did not manage to score. The Swiss however, continued their strong play and Jonas Scheenberger increased the lead to 5-1.

There were a lot of goals scored in the third period. The Kozusnik brother continued to perform well and they got the Czechs as close as 3-6, but this was the closest the Czechs could get. Switzerland increased their lead again and at the final whistle the result was 9-4 for Switzerland.

The best player of team Czech Republic was Martin Ostransky and the best player of Switzerland was Adrian Zimmerman.

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