In South Korea, the female Olympic Athletes from Russia team fell to the USA 0:5 in the second 2018 Olympic Games match.
Despite putting up a fight, the players failed to take any points from the second consecutive game. During the second period, starting goaltender Valeria Tarakanova was pulled after conceding four goals, but replacement Nadezhda Morozova couldn't help the team make a comeback.
The next match will take place on February against Finland. Puck drop is scheduled for 10:40 Moscow time.
USA W - Olympic Athletes from Russia W - 5:0 (1:0, 3:0, 1:0)
1:0 Bellamy (Lamoureux-Davidson. J, Marvin), 08.02
2:0 Lamoureux-Davidson. J (Lamoureux-Davidson. M), 31.46
3:0 Lamoureux-Davidson J., 31.52
4:0 Marvin (Pelkey, Duggan), 34.38
5:0 Brandt (Cameranesi, Keller), 58.23
Goalkeepers: Hensley - Tarakanova/Morozova
Shots on target: 50 - 13
Penalty minutes: 2 - 6
Russian Ice Hockey Federation