Eoin Hayes's first-half strike earned the Group B points for Irish side Region 2 as Russia's South Region failed to convert their possession into a single shot on goal.
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- Eoin Hayes's first-half strike earns win for Irish side Region 2
- South Region dominate but fail to have single shot on target
- Several Region 2 players won 2015 title with Eastern Region
- Russia's South Region are veterans of the 2011 event
- Monday: Castilla y León v Regions 2, Olomouc v South Region