On Tuesday, it became clear that the Ice Hockey World Cup in May would only be hosted by Latvia, after Belarus canceled the tournament.
On Friday night, the tournament match schedule is also released – Tre Kronor opens against Denmark.
The national team is presented by:
The Ice Hockey World Cup will be held in Riga, Latvia between May 21 and June 6, 2021. After it became apparent for a while that Belarus was disenfranchised, it became clear on Tuesday that Latvia would be the only host country.
Sweden will play its Olympic sports in Group A, along with Russia, the Czech Republic, Switzerland, Slovakia, Denmark, Belarus and the United Kingdom.
On Friday, the tournament schedule was released, as it is clear that Tre Kronor will enter the tournament on May 22nd and will do so against Denmark.
This is how Sweden plays in the group stage:
May 22 12:15: Denmark – Sweden
23 May 16:15: Sweden – Belarus
25 May 20:15: Switzerland Sweden
27 May 20:15: Sweden – Czech Republic
28 May 16:15: Sweden – Great Britain
30 May 20:15: Sweden – Slovakia
May 31 20:15: Russia – Sweden
Then the quarter-finals will be played on June 3, the semi-finals on June 5, and the final and bronze match will take place on June 6.
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