Czechoslovakia's ice hockey team defeated the world champions, the Soviet Union 5 - 2 at the Winter Stadium in Pardubice on Wednesday December the 16th).
MV & PAN..Czechoslovakians (white shirts) from left to right,, attack Soviet goal, but fail to score
GTV Soviet team attack Czechoslovakian goal and score through Chichurin - score 0-1
GTV Russians attack Czech goal - Netminder saves - ZOOM into netminder
GTV Soviet team attack three times, but puck is cleared (3 shots)
GV & TGV Czechoslovakia scores through Nedomansky (2 shots) score 1-1
GV PAN..Czechoslovakia attacks and scores through Cerny - another goal by Palecek - but disallowed (2 shots) Score 2-1
GV Czechoslovakia score through Palecek score 3-1
MV PAN..Czechoslovakia scores through Holik, crowd applaud (2 shots) score 4-1
MV PAN..Czechoslovakia attacks and scores through Suchy - PAN to players hugging Suchy and crowd applauding score 5-1
SPORT: ICE HOCKEY
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Background: Czechoslovakia's ice hockey team defeated the world champions, the Soviet Union 5 - 2 at the Winter Stadium in Pardubice on Wednesday December the 16th).
The home side outplayed the visitors in the second period,, scoring two of their goals then. The Soviet team was not able to score in this period.
The Russians scored first, putting the puck into the net in the fourth minute. But they were not able to score again, despite powerful attacking play, until the last moments of the match.
The Czechoslovakians evened the score in the 19th minute, and scored twice in both the second and third periods.