2015 IIHF World Championship Division II Group A

Australia relegated after Belgium loss

The Australian national team have lost their last game of the 2015 IIHF World Championship Division II Group A tournament, losing to Belgium 4-10. Cameron Todd was named best Australian player of the match and Adam Geric was awarded best Australian player of the tournament. In other games of the day Spain defeated Serbia 4-3 in a shootout and Romania beat Iceland 3-2 in overtime. Australia finish the tournament in last place and are relegated to Division II Group B for 2016, while Romania finished in first place and are promoted back to Division I Group B.

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.

  • Australia 4 – 10 Belgium (16:30, 19 April 2015, Laugardalur Arena). Game Card

Standings at the end of the tournament:

Team GP W OTW OTL L PTS
Romania 5 4 1 0 0 14
Belgium 5 2 1 0 2 8
Serbia 5 1 1 2 1 7
Spain 5 2 0 1 2 7
Iceland 5 2 0 1 2 7
Australia 5 0 1 0 4 2

Iceland smash Australia

The Australian national team have lost their third game of the 2015 IIHF World Championship Division II Group A tournament, losing to Iceland 1-6. Adam Geric was named best Australian player of the match. In other games of the day Belgium defeated Serbia 3-2 in overtime and Romania beat Spain 7-1, securing promotion to back to Division I Group B for 2016. After the end of round four Australia remain in last place, ten points behind leaders Romania. Competition resumes tomorrow after todays rest day with Australia taking on Belgium.

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.

  • Australia 1 – 6 Iceland (20:00, 17 April 2015, Laugardalur Arena). Game Card

Standings after Round 4:

Team GP W OTW OTL L PTS
Romania 4 4 0 0 0 12
Spain 4 2 0 0 2 6
Iceland 4 2 0 0 2 6
Belgium 4 1 1 0 2 5
Serbia 4 1 0 2 1 5
Australia 4 0 1 0 3 2

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

Romania defeat Australia

The Australian national team have lost their second game of the 2015 IIHF World Championship Division II Group A tournament, losing 1-5 to Romania. Mitchell Humphries was named best Australian player of the match after scoring the teams only goal. In other games of the day Belgium defeated Spain 6-2 and Serbia beat Iceland 5-4. After the end of round two Australia remains in last place, six points behind leaders Romania. Competition resumes tomorrow after todays rest day with Australia taking on Serbia.

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.

  • Romania 5 – 1 Australia (13:00, 14 April 2015, Laugardalur Arena). Game Card

Standings after Round 2:

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

Australia lose opener to Spain

The Australian national team have lost their opening game of 2015 IIHF World Championship Division II Group A tournament, losing 1-6 to Spain. David Huxley was named best Australian player of the game. In other games of the day Romania defeated Serbia 8-4 and Iceland beat Belgium 3-0. After the end of round one Australia is sitting in last place, three points behind Spain, Romania and Iceland. Australia take on Romania today in their second 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.

  • Spain 6 – 1 Australia (13:00, 13 April 2015, Laugardalur Arena). Game Card

Standings after Round 1:

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