Russia moved on to six points in Group C, firing five unanswered goals past Tahiti, four of which came in the third period, at a rain-soaked Stadio del Mare.
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"I’m happy that we won. It was an important match, certainly not an easy one. That was especially apparent in the first and second periods," Russia coach Mikhail Likhachev.