National teams of Kazakhstan and Belarus returned to the elite division of world hockey

PHOTO : “the World 24” / Elena Andreeva


Kazakhstan national team on hockey has defeated Hungary in the final match at the world championship in the first division, reports channel “MIR 24”.

The game was on “Barys-Arena” in Nur-Sultan and ended with the score 3:1. With 14 points ahead of Kazakhstan took first place.

Along with it a place in the elite division received and Belarus. Bronze went to South Korea.

The world championship in the elite division will be held from 8 to 24 may 2020, in the Swiss Lausanne and Zurich. The national team of Kazakhstan will be the sole representative of Asia in the tournament.

The world championship among teams of the first division group A was held in the Nur-Sultan from 29 April to 5 may. Six teams revealed the strongest on the results of circular tournament, in which participated the teams of South Korea, Belarus, Slovenia, Kazakhstan, Hungary and Lithuania.