2014 IIHF World Championship Division III

The 2014 IIHF World Championship Division III was an international ice hockey tournament organized by the International Ice Hockey Federation. It was contested in Luxembourg, Luxembourg, from 6 to 12 April 2014.[1] Division III represents the sixth tier of the Ice Hockey World Championships. Hong Kong returned to the World Championship for the first time since 1987.

2014 IIHF World Championship
Division III
2014 IIHF World Championship Division III.png
Tournament details
Host country Luxembourg
Dates6 – 12 April 2014
Teams6
Venue(s)1 (in 1 host city)
Tournament statistics
Matches played15
Goals scored179 (11.93 per match)
Attendance6,050 (403 per match)
2013
2015

VenuesEdit

Division III
Kockelscheuer
Luxembourg Ice Rink
Capacity: 768
 

ParticipantsEdit

Team Qualification
  Bulgaria Placed 6th in Division II B last year and was relegated.
  North Korea Placed 2nd in Division III last year.
  Luxembourg Host, placed 3rd in Division III last year.
  United Arab Emirates Placed 6th in Division III last year.
  Hong Kong First participation since 1987.
  Georgia Placed 4th in Division III qualification tournament last year.

StandingsEdit

Team GP
W
OTW
OTL
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
  Bulgaria 5 5 0 0 0 48 13 +35 15
  North Korea 5 4 0 0 1 54 11 +43 12
  Luxembourg 5 3 0 0 2 43 16 +27 9
  Hong Kong 5 1 1 0 3 17 27 −10 5
  United Arab Emirates 5 1 0 1 3 14 34 −20 4
  Georgia 5 0 0 0 5 3 78 −75 0
Promoted to 2015 Division II B

ResultsEdit

All times are local (UTC+2).

6 April
12:30
Hong Kong  2–1 GWS
(1–1, 0–0, 0–0)
(OT 0–0)
(SO: 1–0)
  United Arab EmiratesKockelscheuer Ice Rink, Kockelscheuer
Attendance: 100
6 April
16:00
North Korea  22–1
(6–0, 9–0, 7–1)
  GeorgiaKockelscheuer Ice Rink, Kockelscheuer
Attendance: 100
6 April
19:45
Luxembourg  5–8
(2–3, 3–3, 0–2)
  BulgariaKockelscheuer Ice Rink, Kockelscheuer
Attendance: 800
7 April
12:30
Georgia  0–12
(0–4, 0–3, 0–5)
  Hong KongKockelscheuer Ice Rink, Kockelscheuer
Attendance: 100
7 April
16:00
Bulgaria  11–5
(5–3, 5–1, 1–1)
  United Arab EmiratesKockelscheuer Ice Rink, Kockelscheuer
Attendance: 100
7 April
19:30
North Korea  7–3
(4–0, 3–0, 0–3)
  LuxembourgKockelscheuer Ice Rink, Kockelscheuer
Attendance: 850
9 April
12:30
Bulgaria  19–1
(10–0, 4–1, 5–0)
  GeorgiaKockelscheuer Ice Rink, Kockelscheuer
Attendance: 100
9 April
16:00
North Korea  12–2
(3–2, 4–0, 5–0)
  Hong KongKockelscheuer Ice Rink, Kockelscheuer
Attendance: 100
9 April
19:30
Luxembourg  8–1
(4–0, 4–0, 0–1)
  United Arab EmiratesKockelscheuer Ice Rink, Kockelscheuer
Attendance: 850
11 April
12:30
United Arab Emirates  1–12
(0–3, 1–4, 0–5)
  North KoreaKockelscheuer Ice Rink, Kockelscheuer
Attendance: 100
11 April
16:00
Hong Kong  1–6
(1–1, 0–3, 0–2)
  BulgariaKockelscheuer Ice Rink, Kockelscheuer
Attendance: 100
11 April
19:30
Georgia  0–19
(0–7, 0–6, 0–6)
  LuxembourgKockelscheuer Ice Rink, Kockelscheuer
Attendance: 850
12 April
12:30
Bulgaria  4–1
(0–1, 2–0, 2–0)
  North KoreaKockelscheuer Ice Rink, Kockelscheuer
Attendance: 500
12 April
16:00
United Arab Emirates  6–1
(1–0, 3–1, 2–0)
  GeorgiaKockelscheuer Ice Rink, Kockelscheuer
Attendance: 500
12 April
19:30
Luxembourg  8–0
(5–0, 0–0, 3–0)
  Hong KongKockelscheuer Ice Rink, Kockelscheuer
Attendance: 900

Awards and statisticsEdit

AwardsEdit

Source: IIHF.com

Scoring leadersEdit

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

Player GP G A Pts +/− PIM POS
  Ivan Hodulov 5 13 8 21 +14 6 F
  Alexei Yotov 5 6 15 21 +13 6 F
  Kim Hyok-ju 5 9 7 16 +18 4 F
  Ben Houdremont 5 6 8 14 +8 2 F
  Stanislav Muhachev 5 5 8 13 +11 6 F
  Ri Chol-min 5 4 9 13 +15 4 F
  Marcus Eriksson 5 7 5 12 +12 4 F
  Hong Chun-rim 5 6 5 11 +8 2 F
  Benny Welter 5 4 7 11 +4 2 F
  Ju Sung-hyok 5 5 4 9 +8 2 F
  Georges Scheier 5 5 4 9 +8 10 F

GP = Games played; G = Goals; A = Assists; Pts = Points; +/− = Plus/Minus; PIM = Penalties in Minutes; POS = Position
Source: IIHF.com

Leading goaltendersEdit

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

Player TOI GA GAA SA Sv% SO
  Konstantin Mihailov 167:59 7 2.50 108 93.52 0
  Pak Kuk-chol 194:43 6 1.85 62 90.32 0
  Michel Welter 219:32 11 3.01 104 89.42 1
  Ho King Chi King 214:05 16 4.48 147 89.12 0
  Radosvet Petrov 120:00 6 3.00 36 83.33 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

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "28 tournaments assigned". International Ice Hockey Federation. Retrieved 17 May 2013.

External linksEdit