WRG19 – Inline hockey, Italy and Slovakia win barrage games, quarter finals are now set in both tournaments.

It'll be a great hockey day in Barcelona. The eight quarter finals games will take place at Mar Bella rink. It's win or lose, semifinal or a minor placement: every team wants to keep the dream alive.

Italy stayed in the elite: they won clearly the final barrage game versus Sweden and will face France tomorrow, in a classic rivalry game. Sweden started better, scoring a deserved goal, but the Italians come back soon, thanks to their power play. They closed the first period with a three goals advantage, a gap that Sweden cannot fill. Final result was 6-1.

Slovakia is this year outsider: coming from Division 2 they achieved the quarter finals beating Colombia in a thrilling game ended 5-2. They scored in the right moments of the game, keeping the momentum against a proud rival.


Check WRG19 Inline Hockey livescores, standings and schedule here:


11 july Inline hockey men quarter finals schedule:

 5pm Czech Republic – Slovakia

6.30pm France – Italy

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


10 July Inline hockey men results:

Barrage round 2:

Italy – Sweden 6-1

Colombia – Slovakia 2-5

 Place 17-20:

Japan – Iran 3-4

Ireland – Mexico 0-4

 Place 21-23:

China – Macau 6-4

 10 july Inline hockey women results:

 Place 9-12:

Great Britain – Sweden 4-1

New Zealand – Australia 5-1

 Place 13-15:

China – India 16-0

India – Chinese Taipei 0-21

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