According to the results of the group stage of the Olympic hockey tournament in Beijing, all pairs of the qualifying stage of the playoffs were determined.
The Russian team, which took the first place in its group and got directly into the quarter-finals, will meet the winner of the confrontation between Denmark and Latvia.
The Swedes will face the strongest in the pair of Canada and China, the Finns are waiting for the winner of the match between the Czech Republic and Switzerland, and the US team will fight with the best in the pair of Slovakia and Germany.
It is worth noting that in case of success, the Russian team in the semi-final will fall on the winner of the quarter-final Finland - Canada / China.
The quarter-final matches will take place on February 16.
The semi-finals of the hockey Olympics will be held on February 18. The match for bronze medals will take place on February 19, the final on February 20 (09:10 Ashgabat time).