Lithuania and Australia Battle it out in Ice Hockey
26th April 2009
Australia and Lithuania (in white) battling it out on the ice rink.
Photo courtesy Lietuvos Rytas.
Lithuania defeated Australia in ice hockey on April 14 2009 in Vilnius, Lithuania. The match was part of the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) 2009 World Division I Group A Championship, held over April 11-17, 2009 in Vilnius. After losing its first two matches in the championship, Lithuania won against Australia 9:3. Lithuania then went on to win against Croatia 7:2, but lost its final match against Japan 1:5 and failed to gain the bronze.

Further information: 15 &17/04/09