Iceland men’s national ice hockey team

2018 World Championships: Australia beat Iceland

The Australian men’s national team have beat Iceland 3-0 in their opening game of the 2018 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship Division II Group A tournament. Defenceman Per Daniel Göransson scored the opening goal and was named best Australian player of the game. In other games of the day Serbia defeated Belgium 4-1 and the Netherlands beat China 7-0. At the end of day one Australia sit third in the standings while the Netherlands lead with the best goal difference. Australia take on Belgium today for their second game of the tournament. The last time these two teams met was at the 2017 World Championship Division II Group A tournament where Australia won 3-0.

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

– Australia 3-0 Iceland (13:00, 23 April 2018, IJssportcentrum). Game Card

Standings

Team GP W OTW OTL L PTS
Netherlands 1 1 0 0 0 3
Serbia 1 1 0 0 0 3
Australia 1 1 0 0 0 3
Belgium 1 0 0 0 1 0
Iceland 1 0 0 0 1 0
China 1 0 0 0 1 0

2017 World Championships: Australia beat Iceland

The Australian men’s national team won their second game of the 2017 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship Division II Group A tournament, defeating Iceland 3-2. Goaltender Anthony Kimlin was named best Australian player of the match for the second game in a row after stopping 28 of 30 shots on goal. In other games of the day the Belgium defeated Spain 5-3 and Romania beat Serbia 4-1. At the end of the second round Australia have moved up to second place, trailing the leader Romania by one point. The teams have a rest day today before returning on Thursday where Australia take on Spain.

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

  • Australia 3-2 Iceland (13:00, 4 April 2017, Galati Arena). Game Card

Standings

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

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