On Thursday night in the Coop Arena in Luleå the home team took their third SDHL title in four years in convincing style in the Match 5 decider. The pre-match favourites Luleå had won the regular season in style and were expected ... Read more»
World Championship d3
- League status: Active
- Administered by: IIHF
- Year of start: 2003
- WWW: http://www.iihf.com/
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|3.||Hyok Ju Kim||F||North Korea||5||9||7||16||4||18|
|6.||Chol Min Ri||F||North Korea||5||4||9||13||4||15|
|8.||Chun Rim Hong||F||North Korea||3||6||5||11||2||8|
|5||United Arab Emirates||5||1||0||1||3||14:34||4|
The teams play a single round-robin series. Each team plays each opponent once.
The winner of the event will be promoted to Division II Group B.
- 2017-2018: Georgia
- 2016-2017: Luxembourg
- 2015-2016: Turkey
- 2014-2015: North Korea
- 2013-2014: Bulgaria
- 2012-2013: South Africa
- 2011-2012: Turkey
- 2010-2011: Israel
- 2009-2010: Ireland
- 2009-2010: North Korea
- 2008-2009: New Zealand
- 2007-2008: North Korea
- 2006-2007: New Zealand
- 2005-2006: Iceland
- 2004-2005: Mexico
- 2003-2004: Iceland
- 2002-2003: New Zealand
- Pretorius Garners Best Goalie Award at 2018 IIHF Division III World Championships (27 May 2018)
- WC Div 3Q: Turkmenistan earns promotion to Division III (01 Mar 2018)
- Charl Pretorius makes South African national team for 2016 IIHF World Championships (15 Mar 2016)
- 2015 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship program (02 Jun 2014)
- Bulgaria wins promotion to Division IIB (15 Apr 2014)
IHWC Division III without Bosnia
Bosnia and Herzegovina won't travel to Sofia to compete in IHWC Division III, scheduled 10-16 April.
Because of the short notice in communication, tournament format won't change and all Bosnia games will count as forfeited.
The other teams will be divided in two groups with cross-over semi-finals and placement games.
Bulgaria, Chinese Taipei and Hong Kong will play in Group A and Georgia, Luxembourg, South Africa and the United Arab Emirates in Group B.
Georgia is back
Georgia will re-enter the IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship program and play in Division III.(19 Sep 2013)
|12 Apr 2014||Luxembourg - Hong Kong||8-0|
|12 Apr 2014||United Arab Emirates - Georgia||6-1|
|12 Apr 2014||Bulgaria - North Korea||4-1|
- Youngest player: Dimitar Dimitrov (16 years)
- Oldest player: Konstantin Mihailov (49 years)
- Shortest player: Dimitar Dimitrov (162 cm)
- Tallest player: Christophe Thiry (192 cm)
- Nationalities: Bulgaria (20), Georgia (17), Hong Kong (20), Luxembourg (20), North Korea (20), United Arab Emirates (18)
- Highest win: North Korea - Georgia
- Season average attendance: 404
Despite losing in overtime in the last game of the season, Färjestad BK take home to regular season championship race, but only on goal difference, from Luleå HF. Both teams finished with 101 points for thye season, averaging 2 points a ... Read more»