The Russian team took second place in the group and in 1/4 final they will play either Finland or the Czech Republic. Someone one of these opponents will be the Americans.

Group A

Russia — USA 3:5 (1:0, 2:3, 0:2)

Goals: 1:0 Gusev (Kiselevich, 12.29). 1:1 Hayes (Nelson, Keller, 21.00-bol). 2:1 Belov (Carpenters, Andronov, 27.33). 2:2 Larkin (Nelson, 32.18). 3:2 Gusev (Vadim Shipachyov, and dadonov, 36.15-bol). 3:3 Hayes (Godro, Bjugstad, 37.43). 3:4 If (Godro, Icel, 52.57-bol). 3:5 Nelson (Larkin, 59.38), p. V.

Russia: Vasilevsky