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Sochi Olympics: Russia beats Germany 4-1 in women's hockey

Sochi: Olga Sisina's shot deflected off a defender and into the net, and Yekaterina Smolentseva scored on a 2-on-1 just 38 seconds later to help Russia overcome an early deficit and beat Germany 4-1 Sunday

India TV News Desk [ Updated: February 09, 2014 22:01 IST ]
sochi olympics russia beats germany 4 1 in women s hockey
sochi olympics russia beats germany 4 1 in women s hockey

Sochi: Olga Sisina's shot deflected off a defender and into the net, and Yekaterina Smolentseva scored on a 2-on-1 just 38 seconds later to help Russia overcome an early deficit and beat Germany 4-1 Sunday in their opening game of the Olympic women's hockey tournament.

   
Yulia Leskina made 14 saves for Russia. Viona Harrer stopped 33 shots for Germany.
   
Franziska Busch broke a scoreless tie for Germany in the second period, then the hosts scored four times over a span of 7 minutes, 11 seconds in the third period to turn a one-goal deficit into a three-goal lead. Sosina scored twice, and Smolentzeva had a goal and two assists.
   
The crowd of 5,048 was the biggest and most boisterous yet of the women's hockey tournament.

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