Czechs lose to Sweden in ice hockey Karjala Cup

In ice hockey, the Czechs lost in their first outing against Sweden in the Karjala Cup on Wednesday night.

The Czechs went down 3:5 after twice leading in the match and having more shots on target than their opponents. They were made to pay from penalties conceded with three of the Swedish goals coming when they had the advantage of more players on the ice.

The Czechs next face Switzerland and then Russia.