The US might be in search of to retain their title on dwelling soil when the Worldwide Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) Ice Hockey U18 Girls’s World Championship will get underway tomorrow.
The match, which is being staged in Dane County, Wisconsin, is ready to return this 12 months after being cancelled in 2021 as a result of coronavirus pandemic.
It was as a consequence of be held in Sweden again in January, however will now happen within the cities of Madison and Middleton after additional COVID-related points.
The USA have been triumphant two years in the past after defeating Canada in additional time.
Fixtures might be performed at two venues, the LaBahn Ice Enviornment and the Bob Suter’s Capitol Ice Enviornment.
Seven different sides might be competing with the USA – Canada, Switzerland, Czech Republic, Sweden, Germany, Finland, and Slovakia.
Divided into two preliminary teams of 4 within the preliminary spherical, the 4 groups from Group A and the perfect two groups from Group B advance to the playoff spherical whereas the third and fourth-placed group in Group B will play a best-of-three relegation spherical sequence.
There’ll then be a straight knockout to find out the winner.
This would be the 14th version of the Championship after they have been first performed again in 2008.
The US are probably the most profitable group within the competitors’s historical past with eight titles, and are considered one of solely two groups to win the Championship together with Canada.
The motion will final for per week and is ready to conclude with the gold medal match on June 13.