2010 IIHF World Championship Division II

The 2010 IIHF World Championship Division II was an international ice hockey tournament run by the International Ice Hockey Federation. The tournament was contested from April 10–17, 2010. Participants in this tournament were separated into two separate tournament groups. The Group A tournament was contested in Naucalpan, Mexico.[1] Group B's games were played in Narva, Estonia.[2] Spain and Estonia won Group A and Group B, respectively, to earn promotion to Division I at the 2011 IIHF World Championship. Meanwhile, Turkey and Israel finished last in Group A and B and were relegated to Division III for 2011. The four teams were replaced by Serbia and Croatia, which were relegated from Division I, and Ireland and North Korea which earned promotion from Division III.

2010 IIHF World Championship
Division II
2010 IIHF World Championship Division II Logo.png
Tournament details
Host countries Mexico
 Estonia
DatesApril 10 – April 17
Teams12 (two groups of 6)
Venue(s)2 (in 2 host cities)
2009
2011

ParticipantsEdit

Group AEdit

Team Qualification
  Australia Placed 6th in Division I-Group A and were relegated in 2009.[3]
  Belgium Placed 2nd in Division II-Group B in 2009[4]
  Spain Placed 3rd in Division II-Group B in 2009[4]
  Bulgaria Placed 4th in Division II-Group B in 2009[4]
  Mexico Host, Placed 5th in Division II-Group B in 2009[4]
  Turkey Placed 2nd in Division III and were promoted in 2009.[5]

Group BEdit

Team Qualification
  Romania Placed 6th in Division I-Group B and were relegated in 2009.[6]
  Estonia Host, Placed 2nd in Division II-Group A in 2009[7]
  China Placed 3rd in Division II-Group A in 2009[7]
  Iceland Placed 4th in Division II-Group A in 2009[7]
  Israel Placed 5th in Division II-Group A in 2009[7]
  New Zealand Placed 1st in Division III and were promoted in 2009.[5]

Group A tournamentEdit

StandingsEdit

Promoted to Division I for 2011
Relegated to Division III for 2011
Rk Team GP W OTW OTL L GF GA GDF PTS
1   Spain 5 5 0 0 0 35 7 28 15
2   Australia 5 4 0 0 1 31 15 16 12
3   Belgium 5 3 0 0 2 26 18 8 9
4   Bulgaria 5 2 0 0 3 28 31 −3 6
5   Mexico 5 1 0 0 4 17 21 −4 3
6   Turkey 5 0 0 0 5 8 53 −45 0

Tournament AwardsEdit

Best players selected by the directorate

FixturesEdit

All times local.

April 11, 2010
13:00
Spain  6–0
(2–0, 1–0, 3–0)
  AustraliaLomas Verdes
Attendance: 640
April 11, 2010
16:30
Turkey  3–12
(0–4, 2–2, 1–6)
  BulgariaLomas Verdes
Attendance: 750
April 11, 2010
20:00
Belgium  5–2
(2–1, 2–0, 1–1)
  MexicoLomas Verdes
Attendance: 2400
April 12, 2010
13:00
Australia  11–4
(3–0, 6–3, 2–1)
  BulgariaLomas Verdes
Attendance: 100
April 12, 2010
16:30
Belgium  1–6
(0–0, 1–2, 0–4)
  SpainLomas Verdes
Attendance: 200
April 12, 2010
20:00
Mexico  9–2
(2–1, 3–1, 4–0)
  TurkeyLomas Verdes
Attendance: 1000
April 14, 2010
13:00
Belgium  13–1
(3–1, 6–0, 4–0)
  TurkeyLomas Verdes
Attendance: 100
April 14, 2010
16:30
Spain  10–3
(3–2, 1–0, 6–1)
  BulgariaLomas Verdes
Attendance: 200
April 14, 2010
20:00
Australia  5–2
(3–1, 0–0, 2–1)
  MexicoLomas Verdes
Attendance: 2000
April 16, 2010
13:00
Bulgaria  4–5
(1–3, 3–1, 0–1)
  BelgiumLomas Verdes
Attendance: 150
April 16, 2010
16:30
Turkey  1–10
(0–3, 0–4, 1–3)
  AustraliaLomas Verdes
Attendance: 500
April 16, 2010
20:00
Mexico  2–4
(0–1, 1–1, 1–2)
  SpainLomas Verdes
Attendance: 3000
April 17, 2010
13:00
Australia  5–2
(3–1, 2–0, 0–1)
  BelgiumLomas Verdes
Attendance: 200
April 17, 2010
16:30
Spain  9–1
(6–0, 1–0, 2–1)
  TurkeyLomas Verdes
Attendance: 500
April 17, 2010
20:00
Bulgaria  5–2
(4–1, 0–0, 1–1)
  MexicoLomas Verdes
Attendance: 3000

Scoring leadersEdit

List shows the top skaters sorted by points, then goals.

Player GP G A Pts +/− PIM
  Juan Muñoz 5 10 6 16 +13 4
  Alexei Yotov 5 8 7 15 +10 12
  Stanislav Muhachov 5 7 8 15 +9 6
  Alejandro Pedraz 5 2 10 12 +11 0
  Brian Arroyo 5 5 6 11 0 2
  Sven van Buren 5 7 3 10 +3 14
  Lliam Webster 5 7 2 9 +5 12
  Mitch Morgan 5 6 3 9 +6 6
  Adrian Betran 5 3 6 9 +15 2
  Vincent Morgan 5 2 7 8 +5 6

GP = Games played; G = Goals; A = Assists; Pts = Points; +/− = Plus/Minus; PIM = Penalties In Minutes; POS = Position
Source: IIHF.com[permanent dead link]

Leading goaltendersEdit

Only the top five goaltenders, based on save percentage, who have played 40% of their team's minutes are included in this list.

Player TOI SA GA GAA Sv% SO
  Ander Alcaine 240:00 136 6 1.50 95.59 1
  Matthew Ezzy 180:00 150 10 3.33 93.33 0
  Anthony Kimlin 120:00 120 5 2.50 91.67 0
  Konstantin Mihailov 271:21 270 24 5.31 91.11 0
  Andres de la Garma 178:09 94 12 4.04 87.23 0

TOI = Time On Ice (minutes:seconds); SA = Shots Against; GA = Goals Against; GAA = Goals Against Average; Sv% = Save Percentage; SO = Shutouts
Source: IIHF.com[permanent dead link]

Group B tournamentEdit

Final standingsEdit

Promoted to Division I for 2011
Relegated to Division III for 2011
Rk Team GP W OTW OTL L GF GA GDF PTS
1   Estonia 5 5 0 0 0 62 5 57 15
2   Romania 5 4 0 0 1 47 14 33 12
3   Iceland 5 3 0 0 2 16 18 −2 9
4   New Zealand 5 2 0 0 3 9 39 −30 6
5   China 5 1 0 0 4 12 26 −15 3
6   Israel 5 0 0 0 5 11 55 −44 0

Tournament AwardsEdit

Best players selected by the directorate

FixturesEdit

All times local.

April 10, 2010
13:00
New Zealand  1–3
(0–0, 0–2, 1–1)
  IcelandKreenholm Ice Hall
Attendance: 128
April 10, 2010
16:30
China  3–4
(2–0, 1–1, 0–3)
  RomaniaKreenholm Ice Hall
Attendance: 253
April 10, 2010
20:00
Estonia  17–3
(5–0, 4–2, 8–1)
  IsraelKreenholm Ice Hall
Attendance: 852
April 11, 2010
13:00
Romania  8–3
(2–0, 2–1, 4–2)
  IcelandKreenholm Ice Hall
Attendance: 88
April 11, 2010
16:30
Israel  4–5
(0–1, 3–3, 1–1)
  New ZealandKreenholm Ice Hall
April 11, 2010
20:00
Estonia  15–0
(5–0, 6–0, 4–0)
  ChinaKreenholm Ice Hall
Attendance: 1267
April 13, 2010
13:00
Romania  20–0
(7–0, 8–0, 5–0)
  IsraelKreenholm Ice Hall
Attendance: 87
April 13, 2010
16:30
China  1–3
(0–0, 0–1, 1–2)
  IcelandKreenholm Ice Hall
Attendance: 134
April 13, 2010
20:00
Estonia  17–0
(3–0, 8–0, 6–0)
  New ZealandKreenholm Ice Hall
April 14, 2010
13:00
Israel  2–7
(2–2, 0–1, 0–4)
  ChinaKreenholm Ice Hall
Attendance: 104
April 14, 2010
16:30
New Zealand  1–14
(0–2, 1–8, 0–4)
  RomaniaKreenholm Ice Hall
Attendance: 147
April 14, 2010
20:00
Iceland  1–6
(1–3, 0–1, 0–2)
  EstoniaKreenholm Ice Hall
Attendance: 683
April 16, 2010
13:00
China  1–2
(0–1, 1–0, 0–1)
  New ZealandKreenholm Ice Hall
Attendance: 83
April 16, 2010
16:30
Iceland  6–2
(3–0, 1–2, 2–0)
  IsraelKreenholm Ice Hall
Attendance: 97
April 16, 2010
20:00
Romania  1–7
(0–2, 1–4, 0–1)
  EstoniaKreenholm Ice Hall

Scoring leadersEdit

List shows the top skaters sorted by points, then goals.

Player GP G A Pts +/− PIM
  Andrei Makrov 5 14 14 28 +21 12
  Dmitri Suur 5 5 13 18 +17 2
  Aleksandr Petrov 5 6 11 17 +19 4
  Emil Alengaard 5 6 6 12 +1 8
  Maksim Ivanov 5 4 8 12 +14 6
  Anton Nekrassov 5 8 3 11 +13 0
  Maksim Semjonov 5 4 7 11 +14 2
  Csanad Virag 5 6 4 10 +11 12
  Vassili Titarenko 5 4 5 9 +8 0
  Sergei Frenkel 5 5 3 8 −12 6
  Ede Mihaly 5 5 3 8 +8 4

GP = Games played; G = Goals; A = Assists; Pts = Points; +/− = Plus/Minus; PIM = Penalties In Minutes; POS = Position
Source: IIHF.com[permanent dead link]

Leading goaltendersEdit

Only the top five goaltenders, based on save percentage, who have played 40% of their team's minutes are included in this list.

Player TOI SA GA GAA Sv% SO
  Mark Rajevski 240:00 89 2 0.50 97.75 2
  Xie Ming 120:00 52 4 2.00 92.31 0
  Dennis Hedstrom 240:00 141 12 3.00 91.49 0
  Adrian Catrinoi Cornea 188:29 101 12 3.82 88.12 0
  Liu Xue 180:00 168 22 7.33 86.90 0

TOI = Time On Ice (minutes:seconds); SA = Shots Against; GA = Goals Against; GAA = Goals Against Average; Sv% = Save Percentage; SO = Shutouts
Source: IIHF.com[permanent dead link]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2010 IIHF World Championship Div. II Group A". International Ice Hockey Federation. Archived from the original on 14 January 2010. Retrieved 2009-12-07.
  2. ^ "2010 IIHF World Championship Div. II Group B". International Ice Hockey Federation. Archived from the original on 17 November 2009. Retrieved 2009-12-07.
  3. ^ "2009 IIHF World Championship Div. I Group A". International Ice Hockey Federation. Archived from the original on 9 January 2010. Retrieved 2009-12-08.
  4. ^ a b c d "2009 IIHF World Championship Div. II Group B". International Ice Hockey Federation. Archived from the original on 26 November 2009. Retrieved 2009-12-08.
  5. ^ a b "2009 IIHF World Championship Div. III". International Ice Hockey Federation. Retrieved 2009-12-08.
  6. ^ "2009 IIHF World Championship Div. I Group B". International Ice Hockey Federation. Archived from the original on 9 January 2010. Retrieved 2009-12-08.
  7. ^ a b c d "2009 IIHF World Championship Div. II Group A". International Ice Hockey Federation. Retrieved 2009-12-08.

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