Canada crushes Russia to win world championship

May 18, 2015

Canada won the world ice hockey championship on Sunday (April 17) with a dominating 6-1 win over Russia  as three quick second period goals helped the team filled with NHL stars finish the tournament undefeated.

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Canada, which conceded only one goal in the knockout round, won their first world championship since 2007.

The Canadians outshot the defending champions 37-12 and limited opportunities with the kind of defense that led them to gold at the Sochi Winter Olympics.

 

 

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