Sveti Ivan Zelina – Day 3 EuroHockey Championships III

Posted On 23rd July 2015

23.07.2015, Brussels; Wednesday, the third day of tournament also started with a very hot weather but the high temperatures now seem normal to the teams!

Switzerland – Russia 1-5 (0-3)

The first match started with teams of Switzerland and Russia. This was a match where Russia showed their power. Most of the time Russian ladies controlled the ball. But their rough play also gave them many cards including straight red in 50th minute of the game. But despite one player less they even managed to score a goal.

Turkey – Croatia 5-0 (1-0)

The second match was between Turkey and Croatia. This was third consecutive match for Croatia and they tried to play as best as possible. They were holding very good and two teams were equal almost to the end. Turkey won this match and now we have a table with three teams with same amount of points (Turkey played one match more). It is clear that the winner of this tournament will be decided between Russia, Lithuania and Turkey.

Rankings after Day 3:

Team Pl W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Russia 2 2 0 0 14 1 13 6
 Turkey 3 2 0 1 8 3 5 6
 Lithuania 2 2 0 0 7 2 5 6
 Switzerland 2 0 0 2 2 7 -5 0
 Croatia 3 0 0 3 1 19 -18 0



Pictured: Russian team taking a well earned water break




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