Romania men’s national ice hockey team

2017 World Championships: Australia lose to Romania

The Australian men’s national team have lost to Romania 1-5 in their fourth game of the 2017 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship Division II Group A tournament. Goaltender Anthony Kimlin was named best Australian player of the match for a third game after stopping 22 of 27 shots on goal. In other games of the day the Spain defeated Serbia 5-4 in overtime and Belgium beat Iceland 9-3. At the end of the fourth round Australia have dropped back to second place, one point behind the leaders Romania. The teams have a rest day today before returning on Sunday where Australia take on Belgium in their final game of the tournament.

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

  • Australia 1-5 Romania (20:00, 7 April 2017, Galati Arena). Game Card

Standings

Team GP W OTW OTL L PTS
Romania 4 3 0 0 1 9
Australia 4 2 1 0 1 8
Belgium 4 2 0 0 2 6
Iceland 4 2 0 0 2 6
Serbia 4 1 0 2 1 5
Spain 4 0 1 0 3 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