4/14/2019 12:33:10 PM (GMT+3)

Ice Hockey: Finland women upset Canada in Worlds

Ice Hockey: Finland women upset Canada in Worlds

ESPOO, Finland: Finland made history at the ice hockey women's World Championship by ending a run of 18 straight finals between Canada and the United States.

Finland on Saturday defeated record 10-time champions Canada 4-2 in the semifinals to reach the title game for the first time.

They will face USA that has won the last four editions, after the Americans thrashed Russia 8-0 in the other last-four clash.

Canada and the US had faced off in every final since the tournament began in 1990. Finland had finished third on 12 previous occasions but will target a first gold on Sunday. (Pic: yle/twitter)

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