Our final match on Day 3 and of the Group stages is between Team Belgium and Team Suriname.
Before tonight’s match Belgium led the group with four points after their [26-9] win against Germany and [27-11] win over China.
To keep their medal chances alive Suriname must win tonight against Belgium, after yesterday’s narrow loss to Germany.
In the opening five minutes of the first period Team Suriname made life difficult for Belgium, both teams scored two each [2-2].
Team Belgium then stepped up a gear, scoring the next six goals without reply. The defensive pressure was also cranked up by Belgium resulting in several shot clock violations by Suriname and attacks without registering a shot at goal.
At half-time Belgium led [14-3]. The second half produced some great goals from Belgium who knew the match had already been won.
Full-time: Belgium 29-14 Suriname. Belgium’s Stien REYNTJENS top scored in the match with 5 goals.