Britain miss Olympics
Monday 23 December 1996
Switzerland's victory leap-frogged them over Britain to win the group by one point and qualify for an eight-team competition in Austria and Germany in February, from where the top five progress to the Games in Nagano. Britain ended the group unbeaten, but their chances effectively ended when they were held to a 3-3 draw by the Swiss in Sheffield on Wednesday.
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