The United Arab Emirates will be heading to the finals for the third straight time at the Gulf Cup thanks to their 2-0 victory over Kuwait on Monday.
With the victory, UAE’s result over Qatar on Tuesday will have very little effect on the series. Kuwait, on the other hand, will have to ensure a victory over Oman tomorrow, who currently sit two points behind the tournament hosts. The chances are in Kuwait’s favor, who have never lost against Oman, including a 6-0 victory in the opening game of the tournament.
Speaking of Oman, the new IIHF hockey country snagged their first victory of the tournament when they beat Qatar by a score of 9-3. A victory for Oman could mean they move on in the biggest shocker the tournament has ever seen, while Qatar’s fate was sealed earlier today with their third straight loss.
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