PKHYNCHKHAN / South Korea /, 14 February. / TASS /. The Swiss women’s team defeated the Swedish team 2: 1 in the match of the group stage of the Olympic Games in South Korean Pyeongchang.
Anna Börgkvist (48th minute) distinguished herself in the national team of Sweden. For the team of Switzerland the washers were thrown by Alina Mueller (34), Febe Stanz (52).
The Swiss team won Group B and played with the team that finished fourth in Group A. The Swedes became second and in the quarter-finals will meet with the third team of Group A.
Later on Wednesday will be the final match of Group B, in which the united Korean team will play with the Japanese. Both teams do not claim to go to the playoffs.
Rivals Swedes and Swiss in the quarterfinals will be determined on Thursday, when the third place in Group A will play Russian and Finnish hockey players.
The women’s hockey tournament in Pyeongchang will end on February 22.