RICHMOND, B.C. _ It was another learning experience for Team Switzerland at the Canada Cup International Wheelchair Rugby Tournament Saturday morning.
The Swiss held their own early but eventually lost 60-37 to the powerful Team U.S.A. The win improved the Americans to 4-0 while Switzerland dropped to 0-3.
RICHMOND, B.C. _ Team Sweden built an early lead 10-point then coasted to a 53-38 victory over Team Switzerland Friday to register their first victory at the Canada Cup International Wheelchair Rugby Tournament.
Sweden, ranked sixth in the world, held a 26-17 half-time lead over the Swiss, who are ranked 14th.
“We started off good, as planned,” said Sweden’s Tomas Hjert. “Maybe we got a bit comfortable because we stepped back a little bit.
“All in all it’s a solid win and we are happy about it.”