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    Canada Beat Germany 2-1 to Face Russia in Hockey Worlds Semi-Final

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    Canada defeated Germany 2-1 in a quarter-final game at the 2017 IIHF World Championship and advanced to the semi-final.

    COLOGNE (Germany) (Sputnik) — Canada on Thursday defeated Germany 2-1 in a quarter-final game at the 2017 IIHF World Championship and advanced to the semi-final to face old rival Russia.

    Mark Scheifele and Jeff Skinner scored for Canada in the first and second periods. Germany responded with a goal by Yannic Seidenberg at the end of the third period.

    Canada will play on Saturday against Russia that beat the Czech Republic 3-0 earlier on Thursday.


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