In the match for bronze medals of the world championship on hockey, the Russians defeated the national team of Finland 5:3.
Pitching advantage for the Russian team 30:29.
In the 29th minute the Russian team was leading 4:0. Scored twice, Nikita Gusev (SKA St. Petersburg), once — Vladimir Tikhonov (Admiral) and Bogdan Kiselevich (CSKA Moscow).
This score remained until almost the end of the second period. 27 seconds before the break Mikko Rantanen (Colorado avalanche) «soak» the account 4:1. To 46 minutes, the Finns managed to reduce the advantage of the Russians to a minimum. Goals scored, Mikko Lehtonen (ХВ71, Sweden) and Veli-Matti Savinainen (Tappara).
11 seconds before the final siren scored by Nikita Kucherov (Tampa Bay lightning).