2005 Men's EuroHockey Nations Trophy

The 2005 Men's EuroHockey Nations Trophy was the first ever edition of the men's EuroHockey Nations Trophy, the second level of the European field hockey championships organized by the European Hockey Federation. It was held in Rome, Italy from 11 to 17 September 2005. The number one and two were promoted to the "A"-level, the 2007 Men's EuroHockey Nations Championship, while the number seven and eight were relegated to the "C"-level, the 2007 Men's EuroHockey Nations Challenge I.

2005 Men's EuroHockey Nations Trophy
Tournament details
Host countryItaly
CityRome
Dates11–17 September
Teams8 (from 1 confederation)
Final positions
Champions Ireland (1st title)
Runner-up Czech Republic
Third place Wales
Tournament statistics
Matches played20
Goals scored107 (5.35 per match)
(next) 2007

ResultsEdit

All times are local, CEST (UTC+2).

Preliminary roundEdit

Pool AEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1   Ireland 3 2 1 0 12 5 +7 7 Semi-finals
2   Wales (H) 3 2 1 0 6 3 +3 7
3   Belarus 3 1 0 2 7 11 −4 3 5th–8th place classification
4   Russia 3 0 0 3 6 12 −6 0
Source: TheSports.org
(H) Host.
11 September 2005
11:00
Russia   2–4   Wales
11 September 2005
13:30
Ireland   7–3   Belarus

12 September 2005
16:00
Russia   3–4   Belarus
12 September 2005
19:00
Ireland   1–1   Wales

14 September 2005
11:00
Wales   1–0   Belarus
14 September 2005
13:30
Ireland   4–1   Russia

Pool BEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1   Czech Republic 3 2 0 1 7 3 +4 6 Semi-finals
2   Austria 3 2 0 1 9 9 0 6
3   Italy 3 1 1 1 11 10 +1 4 5th–8th place classification
4    Switzerland 3 0 1 2 8 11 −3 1
Source: TheSports.org
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) goals scored; 4) head-to-head result.[1]
11 September 2005
16:00
Italy   4–5 Austria  
12 September 2005
19:00
Switzerland    2–3   Czech Republic

13 September 2005
16:00
Czech Republic   3–0   Austria
12 September 2005
18:45
Italy   4–4    Switzerland

14 September 2005
16:00
Switzerland    2–4   Austria
14 September 2005
18:45
Italy   3–1   Czech Republic

Fifth to eighth place classificationEdit

 
Cross-oversFifth place
 
      
 
16 September
 
 
  Belarus1
 
17 September
 
   Switzerland2
 
   Switzerland1
 
16 September
 
  Italy3
 
  Italy3
 
 
  Russia1
 
Seventh place
 
 
17 September
 
 
  Belarus4
 
 
  Russia1

Cross-oversEdit

16 September 2005
10:30
Belarus   1–2    Switzerland

16 September 2005
13:00
Italy   3–1   Russia

Seventh and eighth placeEdit

17 September 2005
11:00
Belarus   4–1   Russia

Fifth and sixth placeEdit

17 September 2005
13:30
Switzerland    1–3   Italy

First to fourth place classificationEdit

 
Semi-finalsFinal
 
      
 
16 September
 
 
  Ireland2
 
17 September
 
  Austria1
 
  Ireland4
 
16 September
 
  Czech Republic2
 
  Wales1
 
 
  Czech Republic3
 
Third place
 
 
17 September
 
 
  Austria1
 
 
  Wales2

Semi-finalsEdit

16 September 2005
16:15
Ireland   2–1   Austria

16 September 2005
18:45
Wales   1–3   Czech Republic

Third and fourth placeEdit

17 September 2005
16:15
Austria   1–2   Wales

FinalEdit

17 September 2005
18:45
Ireland   4–2   Czech Republic

Final standingsEdit

Rank Team
    Ireland
    Czech Republic
    Wales
4   Austria
5   Italy
6    Switzerland
7   Belarus
8   Russia

     Qualified for the 2007 EuroHockey Championship

     Relegated to the EuroHockey Challenge I

AwardsEdit

 2005 EuroHockey Nations Trophy Winners 
 
Ireland
First title

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

External linksEdit