2018 FIL World Lacrosse Championships: Day 8 Recap

(Photo Credit: FIL)

Thursday was a big day at the 2018 FIL World Championships as the semifinals took place and the stage for the championship was set. USA beat Australia and Canada beat Iroquois as we will see the sixth straight USA vs Canada championship game. That game will be on Saturday at 3AM ET.

Now we also saw some great games in the classification brackets. Israel vs Japan in the 5th-8th place bracket was a thriller that Japan would end up winning. Another great game was in the 25th-28th place bracket as Czech Republic beat Hong Kong. There were many other great games on Thursday as well.

The final placement games in the classification brackets will take place on Friday and the championship game, 1st place game, will be the only game on Saturday. We should have a very exciting Friday and Saturday ahead of us.

Notable results

  • USA 14, Australia 5
  • Canada 15, Iroquois 4
  • Japan 10, Israel 9
  • England 11, Puerto Rico 4

Date
Game
Home
Away
Final Score
Recap
Thursday, July 19th
Game 126
Turkey
Taiwan
9-15

Thursday, July 19th
Game 127
Poland
Belgium
11-12

Thursday, July 19th
Game 128
Wales
Italy
15-4

Thursday, July 19th
Game 129
Hong Kong
Czech Rep.
8-9

Thursday, July 19th
Game 130
Argentina
Spain
16-12

Thursday, July 19th
Game 131
Finland
Jamaica
7-8

Thursday, July 19th
Game 132
Denmark
Korea
11-7

Thursday, July 19th
Game 133
Sweden
Hungary
14-8

Thursday, July 19th
Game 134
Ireland
Germany
5-14

Thursday, July 19th
Game 135
New Zealand
Slovakia
10-9

Thursday, July 19th
Game 136
China
Croatia
15-10

Thursday, July 19th
Game 137
Philippines
Scotland
12-6

Thursday, July 19th
Game 138
Peru
Bermuda
4-16

Thursday, July 19th
Game 139
Austria
Netherlands
7-10

Thursday, July 19th
Game 140
Canada
Iroquois
15-4
Thursday, July 19th
Game 141
Norway
Switzerland
7-5

Thursday, July 19th
Game 142
Russia
France
8-17

Thursday, July 19th
Game 143
Israel
Japan
9-10

Thursday, July 19th
Game 144
USA
Australia
14-5
Thursday, July 19th
Game 145
Greece
Latvia
9-14

Thursday, July 19th
Game 146
Uganda
Mexico
3-19

Thursday, July 19th
Game 147
England
Puerto Rico
11-4



Updated Brackets

* All Final games on Friday, July 20th except Championship game



Championship Bracket
















5th-8th Place Bracket
















9th-12th Place Bracket
















13th-16th Place Bracket
















17th-20th Place Bracket
















21st-24th Place Bracket
















25th-28th Place Bracket
















29th-32nd Place Bracket
















33rd-36th Place Bracket
















37th-40th Place Bracket
















41st-44th Place Bracket
















45th-46th Place Game

















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