The GIST: Four teams are two wins away from international hockey glory: it’s semifinals time at the IIHF Women’s World Hockey Championships.
August 30, 2021
Source: Jeff McIntosh/The Canadian Press
🇺🇸USA vs. 🇫🇮Finland: In another repeat of the , the reigning champ Americans are facing the Finnish squad for the second time this tournament. Team USA won 3–0 in the group stage, and they’re likely to repeat.
- In the quarter-finals, the U.S. hit double-digit goals, beating Japan 10–2, while Finland squeaked by with a 1–0 win over Czech Republic. Puck drops at 3 p.m. ET.
- Still, despite cruising through the quarters with a 7–0 win over Germany, stranger things have happened. Tune in at 7 p.m. ET today, and look out for our gold medal game preview in your inbox tomorrow.