Kramaric header cancels out Cheryshev's stunner

At half-time, the last quarterfinal, between Croatia and Russia, was delicately poised.

Andrej Kramaric scored the equaliser for Croatia.   -  AFP

The quarterfinal clash to decide which team faces England in the semifinals, was wonderfully poised at half-time, with Russia and Croatia going in level at the break.

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Denis Cheryshev had put Russia ahead with a magnificent strike from outside the box, leaving Danijel Subasic stranded.

But Russia's lead didn't last for long, Croatia levelling the score through Andrej Kramaric, who headed in Mario Mandzukic's cross.