World Cup in Riga – Two days after 0: 1 against Switzerland, Denmark celebrate their second victory in their third match at the World Cup in Riga.
Well known coach Haynes Ehlers’ team wins 3-2 against Great Britain after extra time. Marcus Laritson scored the decisive goal in the 65th minute of Dan’s second power play in extra time.
Nicholas Jensen was involved in all three of the Scandinavians’ goals, 2-1 (14th), which fell to the majority, who scored himself. The striker from Jokerid Helsinki has already shone with three goals and one assist in the 4-3 win over Sweden on Saturday. Now with seven points, he leads the scoreboard. Michael Butter, who works for Lugano, also made a significant contribution to Dan’s success with two assists. Mike Hammond saved the British 2-2 in extra time in the 57th minute.
The United States beat Kazakhstan 3-0 in Group B. The Americans scored one goal in every three, thanks to Adam Clementing (7th), Trevor Moore (22nd) and Jack Drew (42nd). When the United States won the tournament for the first time, the previously surprised Kazakhs suffered their first defeat – they defeated hosts Latvia (3: 2nb) and defending champions Finland (2: 1nb).