The 2023 International Street and Ball Hockey Masters World Championships got underway in Buffalo City, United States.
Bermuda began the tournament taking on Italy in their opener.
Bermuda would go down 2 – 1 in a shootout after the teams finished deadlocked at 1 – 1.
In the 6th minute, Michael Verrelli gave Italy the lead, Christopher Hands-Jackson equalized for Bermuda in the 17th minute, and the teams battle back and forth with no further goals scored in regulation.
Jonathan Pulicicchio would score the Italy winner.