Playoff are almonst ready in Men's tournament. Barrage games will end tomorrow and we'll know the last two survived teams.
Slovakia won the first barrage game versus Brazil (6-0): road to quarter finals continues in the final barrage game against Colombia tomorrow at 8pm in Mar Bella.
The second one was closer: Sweden beat Germany 6-3 but the Germans didn't give up until the final minutes. Anyway it's a deserved win for Sweden: they will meet Italy tomorrow (6.30pm in Mar Bella) and it will be a do-or-die contest.
Playoff bracket is set in women's tournament: all the game will take place on thursday morning in Mar Bella. USA, Czech Republic and Canada won their group: they are the favourite teams for a place on the podium. But the road is still long and playoff games are often unpredictable.
Check WRG19 Inline Hockey livescores, standings and schedule here:
11 july Inline hockey men quarter finals schedule:
5pm Czech Republic – Colombia or Slovakia
6.30pm France – Italy or Sweden
8pm Spain – Canada
9.30pm Usa - Switzerland
11 july Inline hockey women quarter finals schedule:
9am Finland – Spain
10.30am Usa – France
12am Czech Republic – Japan
13.30pm Canada - Italy
9 July Inline hockey men results:
Barrage round 1:
Brazil – Slovakia 0-6
Sweden – Germany 6-3
Japan – China 18-0
Iran – Macau 9-1
Ireland – India 7-1
9 july Inline hockey women results:
Usa – New Zealand 6-0
Czech Republic – Finland 8-2
Spain – Canada 1-2
Chinese Taipei – China 8-1
PHOTO CREDIT VANESSA ZENOBINI