IFF Events

Find IFF on:

Rubene and Betsafe/Ulbroka Latvian Champions 2018 – 17.04.2018

The Latvian Superfinals were played on Saturday 14th of April at Arena Riga.

Women’s Superfinal
This was already the third time in a row, that Rubene and NND Riga faced each other in the Latvian Superfinal. After the first period Rubene had taken a 2-0 lead but NND Riga were able to even the score with 23 minutes on the clock. But Rubene were unstoppable and before the second period had ended they were in a 5-2 lead. In the end, Rubene won the match 6-2 and won the title for the fifth time in a row.

Men’s Superfinal
FBK Valmiera came fifth in the regular season, but were still able to make their way to the Superfinal. They faced last season’s Champions Betsafe/Ulbroka who came second in the regular season. Valmiera were the first to score, but not much later Ulbroka first evened the score and then took the lead. After the 1st period Ulbroka were in a 4-2 lead. The match was even and after 60 minutes the score was 6-6. The thriller was settled when Ulbroka scored the golden goal with only few minutes played of the overtime. This was the second time in a row that Ulbroka won the title.

Source and photos: floorball.lv