• Short Summary

    DISTRICT OUTSIDERS WHEN THE WORLD ICE HOCKEY CHAMPIONSHIPS BEGAN AT COLORADO SPRINGS, U.S.A., JAPAN DRAMATICALLY?

  • Description

    DISTRICT OUTSIDERS WHEN THE WORLD ICE HOCKEY CHAMPIONSHIPS BEGAN AT COLORADO SPRINGS, U.S.A., JAPAN DRAMATICALLY SWEPT TO ITS FIRST CLASS "B" TITLE IN HISTORY MAR. 17 WHEN THEY BEAT DENMARK BY THIRTEEN GOALS TO ONE AT THE DENVER COLISEUM.

    FINE STICK-WORK AND FAST ACTION BY THE JAPANESE BROUGHT DANISH GOALMINDER HANS ANDREASEN INTO ACTION CONTINUALLY. IN THE FIRST PERIOD HE MANAGED TO SAVE ELEVEN SHOTS, BUT FAILED TO STOP SIX OTHER FROM SATO; TAKASHIMA; IWAMOTO; TANABU; ONO; AND HONMA - IN THAT ORDER.

    IN THE SECOND PERIOD ANDREASEN WAS EVEN BUSIER. THE FAST JAPANESE FORWARDS HAMMERED IN ANOTHER FOUR GOALS - BY TAKASHIMA; ITO; SATO; AND KANEDA - TO MAKE THE SCORE 10-0. TWO MORE GOALS IN THE THIRD PERIOD - BY SATO AND TANABU - PUT THE JAPANESE IN AN UNASSAILABLE POSITION. HOWEVER, SOME CONSOLATION CAME FOR DENMARK WHEN GRAUBALLE SCORED THEIR AND ONLY GOAL. IT ENDED THE JAPANESE GOAL-FEAST A LITTLE MORE THAN TWO MINUTES FROM THE FINAL WHISTLE.

    TEAMS.

    JAPAN:- TOMITA; KANEDA; TANABU; ONO; TAKASHIMA; SATO.

    SPARES:- KAZAHARI; KAWABUCHI; IWAMOTO; ITO; HANMA; KO KOBAYASHI; TAKAGI; OHKI; AND TSUKIJI.

    DENMARK:-ANDREASEN; HASSELBALCH; HOYBYE; PETERSEN; LEBECH; JACOBSEN;
    SPARES:- MIELOW; CHRISTENSEN; GRAUBALLE; GAUTIER; HVIID; CARLSEN; BJERRUM; AND HAMANN.

    IN THE SENIOR CLASS "A" DIVISION, SWEDEN SWEPT TO VICTORY WITH A 4-0 VICTORY OVER WEST GERMANY. OTHER TEAMS IN CLASS "B" WERE:- AUSTRIA, FRANCE. HOLLAND, AUSTRALIA.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA65DC262BXNNU673CQCGV9Z0UI
    Media URN:
    VLVA65DC262BXNNU673CQCGV9Z0UI
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    19/03/1962
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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