Australia women’s national ice hockey team

Australian Women finish fifth in Taiwan Cup

The Australian women’s national team have finished fifth at the 2019 Taiwan Cup Women’s Ice Hockey Tournament, defeating Hong Kong WIHO ELITE in their final placement game. Taiwan U18 won the tournament after defeating Taiwan Select 8-1 in the gold medal match. The tournament was held at the Taipei Arena Ice Land in Taipei City from 6 to 8 November.

Further information:
Full tournament schedule and results

Playoffs
– 5th-8th placement: Hong Kong WIHO ELITE 3-0 Philippines Islanders (17:30, 7 November 2019)
– 5th-8th placement: India 1-6 Australia (19:30, 7 November 2019)
– Semifinal 1: Thailand YGG Ice Hockey Club 5-6 SO Taiwan Select (21:30, 7 November 2019)
– Semifinal 2: Singapore 0-8 Taiwan U18 (09:00, 8 November 2019)
– 5th-6th placement: Australia 2-1 Hong Kong WIHO ELITE (10:30, 8 November 2019)
– 7th-8th placement: Philippines Islanders 2-1 SO India (12:30, 8 November 2019)
– Bronze medal: Thailand YGG Ice Hockey Club 4-1 Singapore (14:30, 8 November 2019)
– Gold medal: Taiwan U18 8-1 Taiwan Select (18:00, 8 November 2019)

Final standings
1. Taiwan U18
2. Taiwan Select
3. Thailand YGG Ice Hockey Club
4. Singapore
5. Australia
6. Hong Kong WIHO ELITE
7. Philippines Islanders
8. India

Australian Women pickup wins on day two of Taiwan Cup

The Australian women’s national team have won their final group stage match and their first game of the playoffs at the 2019 Taiwan Cup Women’s Ice Hockey Tournament. Australia won their final game of the group stage, defeating Hong Kong WIHO ELITE 3-2, finishing third in Group A. Australia then advanced to the 5th to 8th playoffs where they were drawn against Group B’s India. Australia defeated India 6-1 and advanced to today’s 5th-6th placement game.

Further information:
Full tournament schedule and results

Group stage results
– Philippines Islanders 1-2 SO Singapore (09:00, 7 November 2019)
– India 2-9 Taiwan Select (10:30, 7 November 2019)
– Australia 3-2 Hong Kong WIHO ELITE (12:30, 7 November 2019)
– Taiwan U18 5-0 Thailand YGG Ice Hockey Club (14:30, 7 November 2019)

Playoffs
– 5th-8th placement: Hong Kong WIHO ELITE 3-0 Philippines Islanders (17:30, 7 November 2019)
– 5th-8th placement: India 1-6 Australia (19:30, 7 November 2019)
– Semifinal 1: Thailand YGG Ice Hockey Club 5-6 SO Taiwan Select (21:30, 7 November 2019)

Group A

Team GP W OTW OTL L PTS
Taiwan U18 3 3 0 0 0 9
Thailand YGG Ice Hockey Club 3 2 0 0 1 6
Australia 3 1 0 0 2 3
Hong Kong WIHO ELITE 3 0 0 0 3 0

Group B

Team GP W OTW OTL L PTS
Taiwan Select 3 3 0 0 0 9
Singapore 3 1 1 0 1 5
Philippines Islanders 3 1 0 1 1 4
India 3 0 0 0 3 0

Australian Women lose opening games at the Taiwan Cup

The Australian women’s national team have lost their first two games at the 2019 Taiwan Cup Women’s Ice Hockey Tournament. The tournament is being held at Taipei Arena Ice Land in Taipei City from 6 to 8 November. Australia went down 0-3 against Taiwan U18 in their opening game and lost their second game 0-8 against Thailand YGG Ice Hockey Club. Competition resumes today with Australia taking on Hong Kong WIHO ELITE before the competition moves into playoffs.

Further information:
Full tournament schedule and results

Australia’s group stage results
– Australia 0-3 Taiwan U18 (14:00, 6 November 2019)
– Thailand YGG Ice Hockey Club 8-0 Australia (19:30, 6 November 2019)

Other group stage results
– Singapore 0-5 Taiwan Select (09:00, 6 November 2019)
– India 1-9 Philippines Islanders (10:30, 6 November 2019)
– Hong Kong WIHO ELITE 0-3 Thailand YGG Ice Hockey Club (12:30, 6 November 2019)
– Singapore 3-0 India (16:00, 6 November 2019)
– Taiwan Select 7-1 Philippines Islanders (17:30, 6 November 2019)
– Taiwan U18 6-0 Hong Kong WIHO ELITE (21:00, 6 November 2019)

Group A

Team GP W OTW OTL L PTS
Thailand YGG Ice Hockey Club 2 2 0 0 0 6
Taiwan U18 2 2 0 0 0 6
Hong Kong WIHO ELITE 2 0 0 0 2 0
Australia 2 0 0 0 2 0

Group B

Team GP W OTW OTL L PTS
Taiwan Select 2 2 0 0 0 6
Philippines Islanders 2 1 0 0 1 3
Singapore 2 1 0 0 1 3
India 2 0 0 0 2 0

2019 Women’s Championships: Australia lose to Spain

The Australian women’s national team have lost 2-3 to Spain in their final game of the 2019 IIHF Ice Hockey Women’s World Championship Division II Group A tournament. In other games of the day Slovenia beat Mexico 7-1 and Great Britain defeated North Korea 2-1. Australia finish the tournament in last place and are relegated to Division II Group B for 2020. Slovenia finishes the tournament in first place and gains promotion to Division I Group B.

– Australia 2-3 Spain (16:30, 8 April 2019, Ice Bowl)

Further information:
Tournament page on IIHF.com
Facebook page of the Australian Women’s Team

Standings

Team GP W OTW OTL L PTS
Slovenia 5 3 1 1 0 12
Great Britain 5 3 1 0 1 11
Spain 5 2 1 1 1 9
Mexico 5 2 0 1 2 7
North Korea 5 1 1 1 2 6
Australia 5 0 0 0 5 0

2019 Women’s Championships: Australia lose to Mexico

The Australian women’s national team have lost 4-7 to Mexico in their fourth game of the 2019 IIHF Ice Hockey Women’s World Championship Division II Group A tournament. In other games of the day Slovenia beat North Korea 4-3 following a shootout and Great Britain defeated Spain 4-1. At the end of the fourth round Australia remain last on the standings and are officially relegated to Division II Group B for 2020. Slovenia continues to sit atop the standings, one point ahead of second placed Great Britain. Australia take on Spain today for their final game of the tournament. The last time these two teams met was at the 2016 World Championships Group B tournament where Australia won 4-1.

– Australia 4-7 Mexico (13:00, 7 April 2019, Ice Bowl)

Further information:
Tournament page on IIHF.com
Facebook page of the Australian Women’s Team

Standings

Team GP W OTW OTL L PTS
Slovenia 4 2 1 1 0 9
Great Britain 4 2 1 0 1 8
Mexico 4 2 0 1 1 7
North Korea 4 1 1 1 1 6
Spain 4 1 1 1 1 6
Australia 4 0 0 0 4 0

2019 Women’s Championships: Australia lose to Slovenia

The Australian women’s national team have lost 1-6 to Slovenia in their third game of the 2019 IIHF Ice Hockey Women’s World Championship Division II Group A tournament. In other games of the day North Korea beat Spain 2-1 following a shootout and Great Britain defeated Mexico 3-2 in overtime. At the end of the third round Australia remain last on the standings while Slovenia moves into first. The teams have a rest day today and return on Sunday where Australia take on Mexico. The last time these two teams met was at the 2018 World Championships Division II Group A tournament where Australia won 4-1.

– Australia 1-6 Slovenia (16:30, 5 April 2019, Ice Bowl)

Further information:
Tournament page on IIHF.com
Facebook page of the Australian Women’s Team

Standings

Team GP W OTW OTL L PTS
Slovenia 3 2 0 1 0 7
Spain 3 1 1 1 0 6
North Korea 3 1 1 0 1 5
Great Britain 3 1 1 0 1 5
Mexico 3 1 0 1 1 4
Australia 3 0 0 0 3 0

2019 Women’s Championships: Australia lose to North Korea

The Australian women’s national team have lost 2-4 to North Korea in their second game of the 2019 IIHF Ice Hockey Women’s World Championship Division II Group A tournament. In other games of the day Spain beat Mexico 2-0 and Slovenia defeated Great Britain 4-2. At the end of the second round Australia have dropped to last on the standings while Spain moves into first. Australia take on Slovenia today for their third game of the tournament. The last time these two teams met was at the 2018 World Championships Division II Group A tournament where Australia won 4-2.

– Australia 2-4 North Korea (13:00, 4 April 2019, Ice Bowl)

Further information:
Tournament page on IIHF.com
Facebook page of the Australian Women’s Team

Standings

Team GP W OTW OTL L PTS
Spain 2 1 1 0 0 5
Slovenia 2 1 0 1 0 4
Mexico 2 1 0 0 1 3
North Korea 2 1 0 0 1 3
Great Britain 2 1 0 0 1 3
Australia 2 0 0 0 2 0

2019 Women’s Championships: Australia lose to Great Britain

The Australian women’s national team have lost 1-2 to Great Britain in their opening game of the 2019 IIHF Ice Hockey Women’s World Championship Division II Group A tournament. Goaltender Michelle Coonan was named best Australian player of the match. In other games of the day Spain beat Slovenia 4-3 in a shootout and Mexico defeated North Korea 4-2. After the first round Australia sit fifth on the standings while Mexico leads the competition. The teams have a rest day today and return on Thursday where Australia take on North Korea. The last time these two teams met was at the 2018 World Championships Division II Group A tournament where North Korea won 3-1.

– Australia 1-2 Great Britain (20:00, 2 April 2019, Ice Bowl)

Further information:
Tournament page on IIHF.com
Facebook page of the Australian Women’s Team

Standings

Team GP W OTW OTL L PTS
Mexico 1 1 0 0 0 3
Great Britain 1 1 0 0 0 3
Spain 1 0 1 0 0 2
Slovenia 1 0 0 1 0 1
Australia 1 0 0 0 1 0
North Korea 1 0 0 0 1 0

Australian Women lose second game to Czech Republic Women U18

The Australian women’s national team have lost 1-4 to the Czech Republic women’s national under-18 team in their second exhibition game in the Czech Republic. The game is being held as part of the teams training camp in Liberec, Czech Republic before the start of the 2019 IIHF Ice Hockey Women’s World Championship Division II Group A in Dumfries, Scotland which begins on 2 April.

– Australia Women 1-4 Czech Republic Women U18 (29 March 2019)

Further information:
Australian Women’s team Facebook page
Tournament page on IIHF.com

Australian Women lose to Czech Republic Women U18

The Australian women’s national team have lost 2-11 to the Czech Republic women’s national under-18 team in an exhibition game in the Czech Republic. The game is being held as part of the teams training camp in Liberec, Czech Republic before the start of the 2019 IIHF Ice Hockey Women’s World Championship Division II Group A in Dumfries, Scotland which begins on 2 April.

– Australia Women 2-11 Czech Republic Women U18 (27 March 2019)

Further information:
Australian Women’s team Facebook page
Tournament page on IIHF.com