Czech Women’s Summer Cup 2012 - Day 3

Czech Women’s Summer Cup 2012 - Day 3

18 Aug 2012 | Tyler Bilton

Moscow Tornado continues to win as they beat the Netherlands 4-0, it is the other Russian club that is stirring up chatter albeit for the opposite reason.

HC Agidel Ufa opened up the tournament with a 3-1 win over the Netherlands but then dropped two consecutive games: 5-1 to ESC Planegg and 3-1 to Slavia Praha. While Ufa's goaltending has definitely been a weak link for the club, they cannot shoulder all the blame as the offense has been fighting the puck every game so far. The frustration for lack of goals has become apparent, as players have resorted to trying to do the work individually and not using their linemates. Today's game against the Vienna Sabres was no different as they fired 24 shots on net in regulation time but only managed to get one past Sandra Borschke in the third to tie the game. Uf'a's Nicol Cupkova stepped over the blue line, untouched, and let a shot go that slipped through Borschke's five-hole. Despite Borschke's stellar effort in the game (and all tournament so far), Ufa controlled the majority of the game and could not capitalize on crucial scoring chances.  

The game ended in a shootout, the second game in a row for the Sabres, however they could not find the same result last night as Ufa's Cupkova slid another five-hole goal in to win the game 2-1.

That win seemed to help Ufa gain momentum as they put together another win, knocking off the struggling Minsk 2-0.

The biggest shock of the tournament so far came this morning when the Netherlands not only won, they shutout Pantera Minsk 3-0.  Savine Wielenga had a goal and two assists while Claudia van Leeuwen earned the shutout.

ESC Planegg's Janina Fuschs put on an amazing performance in the net against Slavia Praha. Planegg held a 3-1 lead heading into the third, but Praha was relentless as they threw everything they could at Fuschs and managed to tie the game.  For the second game in a row Planegg found themselves heading into a shootout. Three shooters from each club could not solve the goalies until Planegg's Danielle Ward came down and made moves that would have made Patrick Kane smile to beat  Praha's Katrina Becevova. Praha had the last shot but Fuschs, who faced 38 shots in the game, turned her away and secured the victory for Planegg.
Ico Facebook Ico Ico Stumbleupon Ico Twitter Ico Digg it
Recent transfersShow all transfers»
  1. 18 Jun 2018 |  Martin Frolik  (F)
    Ujpesti TEarrowERC Sonthofen
  2. 18 Jun 2018 |  Thomas Roosendaal  (D)
    HIJS HOKIJ Den Haagarrowretired as player
  3. 18 Jun 2018 |  Christopher Frederiksen  (F)
    Aalborg PiratesarrowFrederikshavn IK
  4. 18 Jun 2018 |  Artem Demkov  (F)
    Shakhtar SoligorskarrowHKm Zvolen
  5. 18 Jun 2018 |  Jesse Rantamäki  (F)
    Sport Vaasaarrowretired
  6. 18 Jun 2018 |  Glen Hanlon  (C)
    Vancouver GiantsarrowDVTK Jegesmedvék
  7. 18 Jun 2018 |  Jérémy Gachet  (F)
    Star ForwardarrowGenève-Servette HC 2


Czech Rep.:  Tipsport extraliga | 1.liga | 2.liga

Finland:  Liiga | Mestis

Germany:  DEL | DEL2

Russia:  KHL | VHL

Slovakia:  Tipsport Extraliga | 1.liga

Sweden:  SHL | HockeyAllsvenskan

Switzerland:  NLA | NLB

Other:  EBEL | Belarus | Croatia | Denmark | Estonia | France | Great Britain | Iceland | Italy | Latvia | Lithuania | MOL-liga | Norway | Poland | Romania | Serbia | Slovenia | Spain | NHL | AHL |

Leagues statistic
League standings
Game fixtures
League leaders

Bucharest will finally have an ice arena again

After many years and many problems, Ice Arena Mihai Flamaropol finally sees the light at the end of the tunnel. 25% of works have already been executed and the investment will be completed in the summer of next year ... Read more»

SDHL - best teams aim for the top with Olympic talent

The Silly Season is in full swing, not least in the Swedish Women's Hockey League (SDHL) where last year's finalists Luleå Hockey and Linköping Dam have already snapped up American, Finnish and Swedish Olympians to enhance their roster for the upcoming ... Read more»

© Copyright 2018 European Ice Hockey Online AB & s.r.o. |
Hokejová výstroj