2022 IIHF World Women's U18 Championship Division II

The 2022 IIHF World Women's U18 Championship Division II was an international under-18 women's ice hockey tournament ran by the International Ice Hockey Federation. This tournament represents the fourth tier of competition at the 2022 IIHF World Women's U18 Championship. The tournament would have originally been held in Istanbul, Turkey, from 21 to 27 January 2022, but it was rescheduled due to the COVID-19 pandemic and was played from 27 June to 5 July 2022.[1][2][3][4]

2022 IIHF World Women's U18 Championship Division II
Tournament details
Host country Turkey
Dates27 June – 5 July 2022
Teams9
Venue(s)2 (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions Gold medal blank.svg Spain
Runner-up Silver medal blank.svg Great Britain
Third place Bronze medal blank.svg Australia
Websitehttps://www.iihf.com/en/events/2022/ww18ii
2020
2023

Spain women's national under-18 ice hockey team won the tournament and were promoted to the 2023 Division I B.

First roundEdit

In the first round, the teams were drawn into three groups of three. All teams advance to the second round; they will be allocated to the second round groups according to the first round rankings.

Group AEdit

Pos Team Pld W OTW OTL L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1   Great Britain 2 2 0 0 0 12 0 +12 6 Group D
2   Turkey (H) 2 0 1 0 1 2 7 −5 2 Group E
3   Mexico 2 0 0 1 1 1 8 −7 1 Group F
Source: IIHF
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) head-to-head points; 3) head-to-head goal difference; 4) head-to-head number of goals scored; 5) seeding before tournament.
(H) Host
27 June 2022
20:00
Mexico  0–6
(0–1, 0–3, 0–2)
  Great BritainArena Park 1, Istanbul
28 June 2022
20:00
Turkey  2–1 GWS
(0–0, 1–1, 0–0)
(0–0, 1–0)
  MexicoArena Park 1, Istanbul
29 June 2022
20:00
Great Britain  6–0
(2–0, 3–0, 1–0)
  TurkeyArena Park 1, Istanbul

Group BEdit

Pos Team Pld W OTW OTL L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1   Netherlands 2 2 0 0 0 11 2 +9 6 Group D
2   Latvia 2 1 0 0 1 7 6 +1 3 Group E
3   Kazakhstan 2 0 0 0 2 1 11 −10 0 Group F
Source: IIHF
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) head-to-head points; 3) head-to-head goal difference; 4) head-to-head number of goals scored; 5) seeding before tournament.
27 June 2022
16:30
Latvia  2–5
(1–2, 1–2, 0–1)
  NetherlandsArena Park 2, Istanbul
28 June 2022
16:30
Kazakhstan  1–5
(0–3, 1–2, 0–0)
  LatviaArena Park 2, Istanbul
29 June 2022
16:30
Netherlands  6–0
(3–0, 0–0, 3–0)
  KazakhstanArena Park 2, Istanbul

Group CEdit

Pos Team Pld W OTW OTL L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1   Spain 2 2 0 0 0 15 1 +14 6 Group D
2   Australia 2 1 0 0 1 6 5 +1 3 Group E
3   Iceland 2 0 0 0 2 1 16 −15 0 Group F
Source: IIHF
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) head-to-head points; 3) head-to-head goal difference; 4) head-to-head number of goals scored; 5) seeding before tournament.
27 June 2022
13:00
Iceland  1–5
(0–1, 0–1, 1–3)
  AustraliaArena Park 1, Istanbul
28 June 2022
13:00
Spain  11–0
(4–0, 7–0, 0–0)
  IcelandArena Park 1, Istanbul
29 June 2022
13:00
Australia  1–4
(0–2, 0–0, 1–2)
  SpainArena Park 1, Istanbul

Second roundEdit

In the second round, the teams play in three groups of three. All teams, except the third team from Group F, advance to the final round.

Group DEdit

Pos Team Pld W OTW OTL L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1   Spain 2 2 0 0 0 8 0 +8 6 Final
2   Great Britain 2 0 1 0 1 2 5 −3 2
3   Netherlands 2 0 0 1 1 1 6 −5 1 3rd place match
Source: IIHF
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) head-to-head points; 3) head-to-head goal difference; 4) head-to-head number of goals scored; 5) seeding before tournament.
1 July 2022
20:00
Spain  4–0
(2–0, 1–0, 1–0)
  Great BritainArena Park 1, Istanbul
2 July 2022
20:00
Spain  4–0
(0–0, 0–0, 4–0)
  NetherlandsArena Park 1, Istanbul
3 July 2022
20:00
Great Britain  2–1 OT
(0–0, 1–1, 0–0)
(1–0)
  NetherlandsArena Park 1, Istanbul

Group EEdit

Pos Team Pld W OTW OTL L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1   Australia 2 2 0 0 0 7 1 +6 6 3rd place match
2   Latvia 2 1 0 0 1 6 3 +3 3 5th place match
3   Turkey (H) 2 0 0 0 2 1 10 −9 0
Source: IIHF
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) head-to-head points; 3) head-to-head goal difference; 4) head-to-head number of goals scored; 5) seeding before tournament.
(H) Host
1 July 2022
16:30
Australia  5–0
(2–0, 1–0, 2–0)
  TurkeyArena Park 2, Istanbul
2 July 2022
16:30
Latvia  1–2
(1–1, 0–0, 0–1)
  AustraliaArena Park 2, Istanbul
3 July 2022
16:30
Latvia  5–1
(2–0, 1–1, 2–0)
  TurkeyArena Park 2, Istanbul

Group FEdit

Pos Team Pld W OTW OTL L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1   Mexico 2 2 0 0 0 11 3 +8 6 7th place match
2   Kazakhstan 2 1 0 0 1 3 6 −3 3
3   Iceland 2 0 0 0 2 2 7 −5 0
Source: IIHF
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) head-to-head points; 3) head-to-head goal difference; 4) head-to-head number of goals scored; 5) seeding before tournament.
1 July 2022
13:00
Mexico  5–2
(2–0, 1–2, 2–0)
  IcelandArena Park 1, Istanbul
2 July 2022
13:00
Kazakhstan  2–0
(0–0, 1–0, 1–0)
  IcelandArena Park 1, Istanbul
3 July 2022
13:00
Mexico  6–1
(2–1, 2–0, 2–0)
  KazakhstanArena Park 1, Istanbul

Final roundEdit

7th place matchEdit

5 July 2022
9:30
Mexico  2–0
(0–0, 0–0, 2–0)
  KazakhstanArena Park 2, Istanbul

5th place matchEdit

5 July 2022
13:00
Latvia  5–1
(2–0, 1–0, 2–1)
  TurkeyArena Park 2, Istanbul

3rd place matchEdit

5 July 2022
16:00
Netherlands  1–2
(1–1, 0–0, 0–1)
  AustraliaArena Park 1, Istanbul

FinalEdit

5 July 2022
20:30
Spain  3–1
(3–0, 0–1, 0–0)
  Great BritainArena Park 1, Istanbul

Final standingsEdit

    Spain
    Great Britain
    Australia
4   Netherlands
5   Latvia
6   Turkey
7   Mexico
8   Kazakhstan
9   Iceland
Promoted to the 2023 Division I B

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Merk, Martin (2022-03-21). "U18 Women's Worlds in Wisconsin". International Ice Hockey Federation. Retrieved 2022-03-21.
  2. ^ "Official website: 2022 IIHF ICE HOCKEY U18 WOMEN'S WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP Division II". International Ice Hockey Federation. Retrieved 2022-06-10.
  3. ^ 2022 Division II statistics
  4. ^ Merk, Martin (2022-04-14). "Istanbul ready for another festival". International Ice Hockey Federation. Retrieved 2022-06-10.