Australia defeat Serbia in shootout

The Australian national team have won their first game of the 2015 IIHF World Championship Division II Group A tournament, defeating Serbia 4-3 in a shootout. Robert Malloy was named best Australian player of the match after scoring four points, including the game winning goal. In other games of the day Romania defeated Belgium 4-3 and Spain beat Iceland 4-2. After the end of round three Australia remain in last place, seven points behind leaders Romania. Australia take on Iceland today in their fourth game of the tournament.

A live stream was available at IHI.is (see the IIHF page for game times)

For more information see the tournament page at IIHF.com or follow the team on their Facebook page.

  • Serbia 3 – 4 SO Australia (16:30, 16 April 2015, Laugardalur Arena). Game Card

Standings after Round 3:

Team GP W OTW OTL L PTS
Romania 3 3 0 0 0 9
Spain 3 2 0 0 1 6
Serbia 3 1 0 1 1 4
Iceland 3 1 0 0 2 3
Belgium 3 1 0 0 2 3
Australia 3 0 1 0 2 2

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