The Challengers traveled to Bern on Sunday, August 4 with high hopes. But the Cardinals showed why they are in first place. The Cardinals cruised to a 15-1 win in Game 1, before adding a 5-2 victory over the C's in Game 2. With the two wins the Cardinals swept the season series against the Challengers 4-0.
The Challengers will face their cross-town rivals Zürich Barracudas on Saturday, August 10 in what will be an important matchup in the battle for the playoff spots.