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Tickets now available for women’s world hockey championship in Truro, Halifax

The women's world hockey championship is coming to Truro and Halifax next spring. Hockey Canada -
The women's world hockey championship is coming to Truro and Halifax next spring. Hockey Canada - - Contributed

TRURO, N.S. – Ticket information for the 2020 IIHF Women’s World Hockey Championship in March 31 to April 10 in Truro and Halifax has been released.

A 16-game package for games at the Rath Eastlink Community in Truro cost $99. The package includes one Canada pre-competition game, 10 round-robin games, two quarter-final games and three placement games. There is an option to add four Halifax games to the package for a total of $179. Those games in Halifax include two semifinal tilts and the bronze- and gold-medal games.

The 17-game package at the Scotiabank Centre in Halifax costs $365 and $299, depending on where your seats ae located.

For more ticket information, including how to purchase tickets, visit hockeycanada.ca/tickets.

Canada, coming off a bronze-medal showing at last year's worlds in Finland, will play in Group A in Halifax with Finland, Russia, Switzerland, and the United States, which has won the last five tournaments.

Group B in Truro will feature the Czech Republic, Denmark, Germany, Hungary and Japan.

Canada will open the championship in Halifax against defending silver-medallist Finland.

Games that will be played in Truro follow:

March 31

Czech Republic vs. Hungary, 1 p.m.

Japan vs. Germany, 5 p.m.

April 1

Hungary vs. Denmark, 5 p.m.

April 2

Germany vs. Czech Republic, 1 p.m.

Denmark vs. Japan, 5 p.m.

April 3

Japan vs. Hungary, 5 p.m.

April 4

Hungary vs. Germany, 1 p.m.

Denmark vs. Czech Republic, 5 p.m.

April 5

Germany vs. Denmark, 1 p.m.

Czech Republic vs. Japan, 5 p.m.

April 7

Quarterfinal, teams TBD, 1 p.m.

Quarterfinal, teams TBD, 5 p.m.

April 9

Placement game, teams TBD, 1 p.m.

Placement game, teams TBD, 5 p.m.

April 10

Fifth-place game, 1 p.m.

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