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In their final game of opening round play, the Czech Republic posted a 4-2 win over Team Switzerland on Sunday.
Coyotes prospect Martin Hanzal turned in his best game of the tournament as he scored a shorthanded goal, recorded two penalty minutes, six shots on goal and a +1 plus/minus rating.
The Czech Republic will face tournament host, Team Sweden in the Quarterfinals on Tuesday, January 2 at Ejandals Arena in Leksand, Sweden.
TEAM USA TOPS SWEDEN IN OT
Team USA would need overtime to win their second consecutive game as they topped Team Sweden 3-2.
Peter Mueller continued his impressive tournament adding an assist, four shots on goal and a +1 plus/minus rating.
Team USA will play Team Finland in Quarterfinals action on Tuesday, January 2 at FM Mattsson Arena in Mora Sweden.