Team Canada have won the opening game of the 2015 Canada vs USA Ice Hockey Classic defeating Team USA 9-6. Game One of the exhibition series was held at Melbourne’s Rod Laver Arena with Game Two to take place tomorrow at the Allphones Arena in Sydney. The two teams are competing in a four game series with Brisbane to host Game Three and Perth Game Four.
On a trivia note Team Canada defeated Team USA 9-6 at last years opening game of the 2014 International Ice Hockey Australian Tour.
For more information on the game see write-up by Paddy Regester at TheAIHL.com.
For more information on the series see the official Facebook page.
- Game 1: Team Canada 9 – 6 Team USA (5 June 2015, Rod Laver Arena).
- Game 2: Team Canada – Team USA (6 June 2015, Allphones Arena).
- Game 3: Team Canada – Team USA (13 June 2015, Brisbane Entertainment Centre).
- Game 4: Team Canada – Team USA (20 June 2015, Perth Arena).