Beat China 6-1 in Asian Winter Games decider[more]
The Japanese women’s national team celebrates after winning gold at the 2017 Asian Winter Games on home ice in Sapporo. Photo: Reiji Nagayama
SAPPORO, Japan – Japan's march to the gold medal at the Asian Winter Games culminated with a solid 6-1 victory over China in the final on Friday night at Tsukisamu Gymnasium. China had to settle for the silver medals, Kazakhstan won bronze.
Despite the triumph, Japan coach Takeshi...
Turkmenistan forward Ezizmuhammet Akmuhammedov and team captain Ahmet Gurbanov celebrate a goal against Macau during the national team’s first tournament participation at the 2017 Asian Winter Games. Photo: Reiji Nagayama
SAPPORO, Japan – One of the nice stories of the Asian Winter Games thus far has been the play of the Turkmenistan men's hockey team.