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ROC vs Canada Predictions & Tips – ROC To Book Semi-Final Spot

  • ROC vs Canada predictions for Thursday, June 3
  • ROC vs Canada to start 18:15 BST at Olympic Sports Centre in Riga, Latvia
  • ROC are 6-1 while Canada are 3-4
  • ROC tipped to cover in quarter-final victory
  • Preview, predictions, stats & form guide
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Leigh Copson 03 Jun 2021
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ROC vs Canada Predictions & Tips

ROC can book a place in the semi-finals of the World Championship.

While Canada have underwhelmed, ROC have lived up to the pre-tournament billing of favourites.

No team has scored more and only one team has scored, so ROC could cover in victory here.

  • ROC have won 6 of their 7 games so far
  • ROC finished top of Group A
  • ROC are the competition’s top scorers (28 goals)
  • ROC have covered -1.5 in 5 of their 7 games so far
  • Canada have won just 3 of their 7 games so far
  • Canada took the final qualifying spot in Group B

ROC Form

ROC edged the Czech Republic 4-3 in their opening game before smashing Great Britain 7-1.

They then slipped to surprise 3-1 loss to Slovakia, but bounced back with a routine 3-0 win over Denmark.

The Russian team made it three wins in four games as they swept aside Switzerland 4-1.

ROC then sealed top spot in Group A with a 3-2 win over Sweden and 6-0 rout of Belarus.

Canada Form

Canada are through to the last eight but they have underwhelmed massively so far.

They opened with a 2-0 defeat to hosts Latvia and were then crushed 5-1 by the United States.

A 3-1 loss to Germany left them in trouble but they stopped the rot with 4-2 wins over Norway and Kazakhstan.

They then hit .500 for the first time with a 7-1 demolition of Italy, but in their final group game they were beaten 3-2 by defending champions Finland.

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Canada have shown improvement, but ROC are read hot and can stay on their march to the final.

Best Bet: ROC -1.5 Spread @120.00 at BetMGM - 2 Units

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03 Jun 2021

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