2022 World Junior Championship. Russia - Sweden

The under 20 Russian national team will today compete against Sweden in the opening match of the 2022 IIHF World Junior Championship.

In a friendly match ahead of the tournament, our players competed with the Canadians, conceding a 2:4 defeat in Edmonton. They subsequently made the trip to Red Deer on December 24.

Slovakia, Switzerland and the USA are also competing in Group B.

Puck-drop is scheduled for 00:30 Moscow time. Channel One wil provide a live television broadcast in Russia.

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