Great Britain Women start Olympic qualifying campaign in style

Great Britain Women began their Olympic qualifying campaign with a 5-0 victory over Iceland on Thursday.

GB scored three times on the powerplay while netminders Ella Howard and Nicole Jackson contributed to the shut-out.

Katherine Gale, Jodie Bloom, Aimee Headland, Saffron Allen and Casey Traill were on the scoresheet for GB.

Korea beat Slovenia 3-0 in the tournament’s first game.

GB return to action against Slovenia on Friday (7.00 pm), while Korea meet Iceland in the other match (2.00 pm)

(Image permission: Dean Woolley)