2017 U20 World Championships: Australia lose in overtime to Mexico

The Australian men’s national under-20 team have lost their second game of the 2017 IIHF Ice Hockey U20 World Championship Division II Group B tournament, losing to Mexico 5-6 in overtime. Goaltender Alex Tetreault was named best Australian player of the match. In other games of the day South Korea defeated Belgium 3-1 and Spain beat Serbia 4-2. After the end of the second round Australia remain in last place on the standings, five points behind the leaders Spain. The teams have a rest day today and return on Tuesday with Australia taking on South Korea.

For more information on the tournament see the page at IIHF.com.

  • Australia 5 – 6 OT Mexico (16:30, 8 January 2017, Pista De Hielo Lobete). Game Card

Standings

Team GP W OTW OTL L PTS
Spain 2 2 0 0 0 6
South Korea 2 1 1 0 0 5
Belgium 2 1 0 0 1 3
Mexico 2 0 1 0 1 2
Serbia 2 0 0 1 1 1
Australia 2 0 0 1 1 1

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