Buesa on target as GB U20 crush Korea in World Championship warm-up match

Great Britain U20 beat Korea 8-1 in Tallinn in a warm-up game ahead of the World Championship (Division 2A) tournament, which gets under way at the weekend.

Kieran Brown scored a hat-trick, while there were two goals for Richard Krogh in a fantastic performance.

Netminder Will Kerlin turned away 20 of the 21 shots he faced.

Harry Gulliver’s goal after only 35 seconds set the tone and GB led by three at the first break as Krogh scored twice.

In period two, Brown netted twice and Josh Waller was on target to help GB to a 6-1 lead.

Brown completed his treble in the final session and Jordan Buesa also scored to complete a convincing victory.

Britain play their second and final warm-up game on Thursday as they face Spain.

GB begin their tournament on Sunday against Lithuania and all five games are being shown on FreeSports.

GB U20 SCHEDULE (all face-offs listed as UK time)

Sunday, 13th January v Lithuania (6.00pm) – Live on FreeSports
Monday, 14th January v Korea U20s (2.30pm) – Live on FreeSports
Wednesday, 16th January v Estonia (6.00pm) – Delayed coverage on FreeSports at 10.30pm
Thursday, 17th January v Romania (2.30pm) – Live on FreeSports
Saturday, 19th January v Spain (11.00am) – Live on FreeSports

(Image permission: Duncan Speirs)