Canada Routs Russia

Jennifer Wakefield scored twice and had an assist to lead Canada to an 8-0 win over Russia at the women's world hockey championship yesterday.

Canada (1-2)  gets a bye to Thursday's semifinal.

Emily Clark, Natalie Spooner, Erin Ambrose, Brianne Jenner, Meghan Agosta and Sarah Potomak also scored for Canada.

Shannon Szabados made 17 saves for the shutout.