Japan loses to Russia in women's ice hockey

Members of Japan's women's ice hockey team bow to the crowd after their loss to Russia at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics, February 11, 2014.

Japan's women's ice hockey team made its first score at the Sochi Winter Olympics on Tuesday during a game against Russia, but suffered two consecutive losses in Group B.

With the 2-1 loss to the host country, Japan failed to advance to the next round.

Nicknamed Smile Japan, the team suffered a 1-0 shutout loss to Sweden on Sunday.