Russia 4, Slovakia 2

Russia 2 1 1 -4

Slovakia 0 1 1 -2

First Period-1, Russia, Tatiana Sotnikova (Ekaterina Lebedeva),

7:34. 2, Russia, Iya Gavrilova (Marina Sergina, Ekaterina

Smolentseva), 18:16 (pp). Penalties-Edita Rakova, Slovakia

(Interference), 17:19.

Second Period-3, Slovakia, Petra Pravlikova (Martina Velickova),

3:24 (pp). 4, Russia, Svetlana Terenteva (Alexandra Kapustina, Inna

Dyubanok), 13:45. Penalties-Ekaterina Smolentseva, Russia

(Interference), 2:25; Ekaterina Lebedeva, Russia (Hooking), 10:51;

Russia (Too Many Players On Ice), 12:43.

Third Period-5, Slovakia, Jana Kapustova (Martina Velickova),

0:31. 6, Russia, Iya Gavrilova (unassisted), 10:26 (pp).

Penalties-Anna Dzurnakova, Slovakia (tripping), 2:51; Edita Rakova,

Slovakia (Slashing), 9:11; Iya Gavrilova, Russia (Roughing), 18:43;

Natalie Babonyova, Slovakia (Roughing), 18:43.

Shots on Goal-Russia 17-13-13-43. Slovakia 5-5-9-19.

Goalies-Russia, Irina Gashennikova. Slovakia, Zuzana

Tomcikova.

Referee-Aina Hove, Norway. Linesmen-Annica Floeden, Sweden;

Kerri Rumble, Canada.