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Latvia through to Women's World Floorball Championship's quarterfinals

BC, Riga, 06.12.2017.Print version

Latvian national women's floorball team on Tuesday beat Denmark 4:1 (1:0, 2:0, 1:1) at the Women's World Floorball Championship to advance to the championship's quarterfinals, where Latvia will face the five-time world champions Sweden, reports LETA.

Liga Garklava, Evelina Garbare, Gunita Karklina and Zeltite Bankava scored the goals for Latvia.

Skipper Karklina was named the best player on the Latvian team.

The group tournament was quite a disaster for Latvia, as the team suffered three defeats in three matches, losing to the Czech Republic, Norway and Finland, finishing in last place in the group.

Latvia placed fifth at the 2015 and 2013 championships. Denmark finished tenth at the previous championship and 11th in 2013.

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