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[01.01.2016 8:12 UTC] Chris Johnstone
Czech Under 20 team to face US in junior world championships

In ice hockey, at the Under 20 world championships hosted by Finland, the Czech team lost against Finland 4:5 in a dramatic encounter on Thursday night. The loss means the Czechs ended third in their group and will face the US in the series of quarterfinals to be played on Saturday. Czech coach Jakub Petr pointed out the strength of the Finns on power plays with two of their five goals coming when they had a numerical advantage on the ice.