Today in Finland started the youth world ice hockey championship. In the opening game, the Russians in the penalty shootout beat the Czechs 2:1.
On the shots advantage the Czechs 25:21.
On 34 minutes Michael Spacek (Pardubice) converted a penalty shot 1:0.
Russians equalized in the 50th minute. Distinguished Artur Lauta (Avangard, Omsk). The winning penalty shot was scored by Maxim Lazarev (Cape Breton the Screaming eagles).