the Match starts 00.30 the 1/1.
Sweden play all of their group stage matches in the Save On Memorial Centre, Victoria.
Sweden will also get to play his quarter-final in the same arena, but at a possible semi-final there will be games in the NHL-arena Rogers Arena in Vancouver.
Sweden-Finland 2-1 Sweden-Slovakia 5-2, Sweden–USA 5-4 after extra time.
to Sweden for the twelfth year in a row to win their group requires at least two points in the fourth and final group match against Kazakhstan.
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Kazakhstan took to the JVM:s of the A-group after last year, having gone undefeated through division I.
the Last time Kazakhstan played in the top division was ten years ago.
Worth noting is that the 16 players in the Kazakhstan squad will be from the same club Snezhney Barsy Astana.
1. Emil Bemström 5 points (3 goals+ 2 assist)
2. Erik Brännström 4 points (4 goals+ 0 assists)
3. Adam Boqvist 4 points (1 goal+ 3 assists)
4. Lucas Elvenes 4 points (1 goal+ 3 assists)
Samuel Ersson has been all three of the Swedish group matches so far. The question is, however, if Olle Eriksson Ek, who was suspended the first two games, will get the chance against Kazakhstan.
Group A consists of Canada, Czech republic, Russia, Switzerland and Denmark
Group B consists of Sweden, USA, Finland, Slovakia and Kazakhstan.
The four highest-placed teams in the two groups progressing to the quarter-finals. In the quarter-finals of the meet A1-B4, B1-A4, A2-B3, B2-A3.
the Winner of the quarterfinal between A1– B4 faces in the semi-final winner in the quarter-final between B2-A3.
the Winner of the quarterfinal between B1-A4 will meet in the semi-final winner in the quarter-final between A2-B3.
Femteplacerade team in each group will meet in a nedflyttningsserie in the best-of-three matches. The winner of the play in the A-group next year, the loser moved down to the B group.
the Match between Sweden and Kazakhstan is shown in the SVT. The broadcast begins at 00.00.
31/12 22.00 Denmark, the Czech republic, Vancouver
1/1 02.00 Russia–Canada, Vancouver
1/1 from 04: 30 USA–Finland, Victoria
the Match between Russia and Canada appear in the TV4/ C More. The match between USA-Finland is displayed in the SVT.