According to foreign news, the focus of the Vancouver Winter Olympics women's ice hockey in Canada and the United States to host battle eventually won the gold medal in the end, the gold medal of ecstasy and joy is unmatched by other projects. cheap nhl jerseys
Women's ice hockey tournament debut at the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, and then the United States and Canada has maintained the project can not shake the dominance. In this regard, IOC President Jacques Rogge said that the sport needs more time to develop. Toronto Maple Leafs jersey
"The United States and Canada, and there is a clear gap between the other teams, we all agree with that," Rogge told reporters said, "Maybe now the investment phase of the women's ice hockey. Personally, I want to give the sport more time to development, but in the end is to see progress before they can not see the development that we will not be able to continue. " Montreal Canadiens jersey
Rogge said that women's hockey is still very young, the Olympic Games is to promote the development of a platform. "Women's hockey is still very young, but it must be the development of the Olympic Games will contribute to the promotion of the sport, but it may take a few years and I am sure, the women's hockey in the future will be very popular."
Like the Olympic Games men's basketball competition, When NBA superstar United States "Dream Team" came to the Olympic Games, no one will believe that they will be defeated. The truth is that in the 2004 Olympic Games, the Americans only achieved bronze. Women's ice hockey there is the possibility of the same, because in the future, given the other team will come to the fore to challenge and shake the dominance of the two countries of Canada and the United States, that time, the women's hockey must also become more popular.