Sport: Belarus hockey team beats Norway in overtime
Belarus has defeated Norway 3:2 (0:1, 1:1, 1:0, 1:0) in the first match of the qualification round of the world ice hockey championship in Switzerland. Defender Ruslan Salei scored the decisive point in overtime.
Belarus is now third with four points after three games in Group F. Canada and Finland have 6 points with one game in hand. The Czech Republic has 3 points after two games; Slovakia -- 1 (after 2 games); Norway -- 1 point after three games.
Belarus will meet Finland on May 2 and the Czech Republic on May 3. Four best teams from the group will advance to the quarterfinals.