The qualification round at the 2010 World Hockey Championships begins on
Friday. Canada is in a group with Sweden, Czech Republic, Norway, Switzerland and Latvia.
The other qualification group consists of Slovakia, Denmark, Russia, Germany, Belarus and Finland.
The U.S. is in the relagation with Kazakhstan, Italy and France.
Francois Beauchemin, Jonas Gustavsson
, Rickard Wallin, Carl Gunnarsson
, Nikolai Kulemin
and Mikhail Grabovski
all have a shot at a medal.
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