TAMPERE – Finland defeated Canada on Sunday with a power play at 6.42 in 3-on-3 overtime.
After winning in China in February, Finland won the Olympics-world double.
He was sent off for hooking. This set up the winning power-play. Manninen was awarded a 4-on-3 edge and scored on an one-timer in the right circle from a pass by .
They met for the third time in the finals. Canada defeated Finland in Slovakia in 2019. Canada beat Finland last year in Latvia. The 2020 event was cancelled.
Granlund won twiceFinland added a goal. Jussi Olkinuora made 19 saves.
, And Canada got the win with Whiteclould and Comtois scoring with Comtois making a late third goal. Matt Tomkins, the goalie, was also on hand to assist. Whitecloud pulled Canada within 1 goal with 2:02 remaining. Comtois tied the score with 1:24 left.
In the third-place match,A hat trick was his in the Czech Republic's 8-4 victory against the United States.