Hosts Canada and the United States are set to contest the Para Hockey Cup final after coming through their last-four matches in Newfoundland today.
The United States scored goals in each period to down hosts Canada 4-1 and clinch first place in the preliminary round standings at the Para Hockey Cup in Newfoundland.
Russia overcame hosts Canada in a penalty shootout as the round-robin stage of the Para Hockey Cup continued in Newfoundland.
World champions the United States and hosts Canada made a winning start to the Para Hockey Cup in Newfoundland.
Reigning world champions the United States are favourites to clinch a sixth consecutive Para Hockey Cup title at this year's tournament in Canada.