2011 WC Game Report

Game 5 Semi-Final: - 24 June 2011

Great Britain 12 vs Australia 3

Great Britain skated to a comfortable win against Australia for the second time in this championships, GB looked in control of the game from the first puck drop, this game was not won more convincingly than their first encounter because Austrailia were weaker, on the contray the Aussies played better than they had done in first game, it was the fact that GB played better. Of note in this game the line of Hendy, Niamatali, Hutchinson, and Pearman showed their full potential scoring 5 goals between them, this lines first goal was one of the games best, Danny Hutchinson picked up a loose puck and skated down the boards from the half way line drew a defensive into him and then made a pinpoint pass to Alex Pearman who was skating into the slot, Pearman tipped the puck up high into the roof of the net.

Great Britain will take on Hungary who shockingly beat Austria in the other semi-final.