Video: 2012 World Junior Championship – Grigori Zheldakov, Russia

By Ken McKenna

Russian defenseman Grigori Zheldakov was somewhat of an unlikely hero for Russia at the 2012 World Junior Championship.  But Zheldakov has scored the biggest goal for that team so far in the tournament, as his blast from the slot gave the Russian a 2-1 overtime win over the Czech Republic in the quarter-finals and a rematch with Canada.

Zheldakov talked about his goal following the win.