Teams of Russia, Croatia, China and Canada will be playing in play-off of women’s deaf curling tournament. They will be competing for the medals of Winter Deaflympics in this discipline.
The team of Croatia has made the playoffs after its victory over Russia.
«We were not able to win due to some mistakes we’ve made. Mostly they were inaccurate throws. We will definitely analyze them with our coach. Frankly speaking, I don’t understand, what went wrong, – said the skip of Russian team Svetlana Tsedik. – Still we will be playing in semifinals. We will keep our emotions in leash; try to concentrate on our games. It doesn’t matter for us whom to play against, we are ready to play with any team», – stated the captain of Russian team.
The favorite of the tournament – team of Canada – has lost its first game playing against Hungary with the score 14:8. In other games of the tournament China defeated South Korea (9:4) and Ukraine won Slovakia (13:7).
In semifinals Russia will be playing against Croatia. In other semifinal game China will meet the current leader of the tournament – team of Canada.