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World Championships 2013

04/06/2013 Game 3

Great Britain 4 -Croatia 5 (OT Loss)

Team GB come form behind to take game into overtime.

Team GB were two goals behind at the end of the first period break and team Croatia put another goal on the score sheet a minute and a half into the second period, it was not until 20.06 that GB registered their first goal whilst on the powerplay scored by Nathan Finney assisted by Jack Clarkson and Phil Hamer, one a half minutes later GB scored again with Phil Hamer putting the puck in the net assisted by Karl Niamatali and Rob Shelton.

GB went into the third period trailing by a goal and at 25.14 they were two goals down, again the line of Hallam, Hamer, Shelton and Niamatali stepped up to the mark and scored two more goals the goals were scored by Hallam assisted by Hamer and Shelton and the second goal came from Hamer, assisted by Niamatali and Shelton.

The game entered the final period all square, however 48 seconds in Croatia again took the lead, this lead was again cancelled out whilst GB were on the powerplay and the tieing goal again went to Phil Hamer assisted by Jack Clarkson and Nathan Finney.

This put the game into overtime and secured Team GB at least second place in their group a win in overtime would have put them top of their group however this was not to be and Croatia scored at 3:31 into the 5 minute overtime.

 

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