China men's national ice hockey team

The Chinese national ice hockey team is the national men's ice hockey team of the People's Republic of China. The team is controlled by the Chinese Ice Hockey Association and a member of the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF).

China China
Shirt badge/Association crest
Nickname(s)(Dragons)
AssociationChinese Ice Hockey Association
General ManagerWang Anru
Head coachJuha Nurminen
AssistantsHu Jiang
Ville Närhi
Markku Paukkunen
CaptainChen Lei
Most gamesWang Dahai (83)
Most pointsWang Dahai (50)
Team colors              
IIHF codeCHN
China national ice hockey team Home & Away Jerseys.png
Ranking
Current IIHF32 Increase 1 (26 May 2019)[1]
Highest IIHF27 (first in 2006)
Lowest IIHF39 (2011)
First international
Romania  6–4  China
(Bucharest, Romania; 12 February 1972)
Biggest win
China  35–0  Kuwait
(Gangneung, South Korea; 1 February 1999)
Biggest defeat
Norway  25–1  China
(Debrecen, Hungary; 22 April 2005)
IIHF World Championships
Appearances34 (first in 1972)
Best result15th (1982)
Asian Winter Games
Appearances8 (first in 1986)
Best resultGold medal with cup.svg Gold (1986, 1990)
Bronze medal with cup.svg Bronze (1996, 1999, 2003)
International record (W–L–T)
121–191–27
China men's national ice hockey team
Traditional Chinese中國國家冰球隊
Simplified Chinese中国国家冰球队

Tournament recordEdit

World Championship recordEdit

  • 1972 – 18th place (5th in Pool C)
  • 1973 – 19th place (5th in Pool C)
  • 1974 – 20th place (6th in Pool C)
  • 1978 – 20th place (4th in Pool C)
  • 1979 – 18th place (Pool B)
  • 1981 – 18th place (2nd in Pool C). Promoted to Pool B
  • 1982 – 15th place (6th in Pool B). Relegated to Pool C
  • 1983 – 19th place (3rd in Pool C)
  • 1985 – 19th place (3rd in Pool C)
  • 1986 – 18th place (2nd in Pool C). Promoted to Pool B
  • 1987 – 16th place (8th in Pool B). Relegated to Pool C
  • 1989 – 19th place (3rd in Pool C)
  • 1990 – 19th place (3rd in Pool C)
  • 1991 – 18th place (2nd in Pool C). Promoted to Pool B
  • 1992 – 19th place (7th in Pool B)
  • 1993 – 19th place (7th in Pool B)
  • 1994 – 20th place (8th in Pool B). Relegated to Pool C
  • 1995 – 25th place (Pool C)
  • 1996 – 27th place (Pool C)
  • 1997 – 27th place (7th in Pool C)
  • 1998 – 28th place (4th in Pool C)
  • 1999 – 28th place (4th in Pool C)
  • 2000 – 26th place (2nd in Pool C). Promoted to Division I
  • 2001 – 27th place (5th in Division I, Group B)
  • 2002 – 28th place (6th in Division I, Group B). Relegated to Division II
  • 2003 – 32nd place (2nd in Division II, Group B)
  • 2004 – 30th place (1st in Division II, Group A). Promoted to Division I
  • 2005 – 28th place (6th in Division I, Group A). Relegated to Division II
  • 2006 – 30th place (1st in Division II, Group B). Promoted to Division I
  • 2007 – 28th place (6th in Division I, Group A). Relegated to Division II
  • 2008 – 32nd place (2nd in Division II, Group B)
  • 2009 – 34th place (3rd in Division II, Group A)
  • 2010 – 38th place (5th in Division II, Group B)
  • 2011 – 36th place (4th in Division II, Group B)
  • 2012 – 36th place (2nd in Division II, Group B)
  • 2013 – 38th place (4th in Division II, Group B)
  • 2014 – 38th place (4th in Division II, Group B)
  • 2015 – 35th place (1st in Division II, Group B) Promoted to Division II, Group A
  • 2016 – 34th place (6th in Division II, Group A) Relegated to Division II, Group B
  • 2017 – 35th place (1st in Division II, Group B) Promoted to Division II, Group A
  • 2018 – 32nd place (4th in Division II, Group A)
  • 2019 – 33rd place (5th in Division II, Group A)

Asian GamesEdit

RosterEdit

Roster for the 2019 IIHF World Championship.

Goaltenders
# Player Catches Height Weight Date of birth Club
1 Han Pengfei L 180 cm 75 kg (1989-06-29) 29 June 1989 (age 30)   China Golden Dragon
25 Sun Zehao L 180 cm 60 kg (1995-12-13) 13 December 1995 (age 24)   KRS Heilongjiang
Defencemen
# Player Shoots Height Weight Date of birth Club
6 Chen Zimeng L 176 cm 78 kg (1997-06-26) 26 June 1997 (age 22)   KRS Heilongjiang
7 Hu Tianyu R 172 cm 73 kg (1991-02-19) 19 February 1991 (age 28)   ORG Beijing
23 Liang Wenbin L 182 cm 73 kg (1995-11-20) 20 November 1995 (age 24)   China Dragon
5 Si Hanwen L 183 cm 75 kg (1999-11-02) 2 November 1999 (age 20)   China Golden Dragon
2 Wang Gang R 173 cm 86 kg (1998-04-27) 27 April 1998 (age 21)   Qiqihar
8 Yang Mingxi L 175 cm 77 kg (1991-01-04) 4 January 1991 (age 29)   KRS Heilongjiang
11 Zhang Pengfei L 177 cm 70 kg (1998-05-09) 9 May 1998 (age 21)   KRS Heilongjiang
Forwards
# Player Shoots Height Weight Date of birth Club
18 Chen Lei L 172 cm 65 kg (1981-12-28) 28 December 1981 (age 38)   China Dragon
16 Chen Ling L 170 cm 81 kg (1989-06-17) 17 June 1989 (age 30)   KRS Heilongjiang
19 Huang Qianyi L 182 cm 70 kg (1999-06-04) 4 June 1999 (age 20)   ORG Beijing
14 Li Hang L 175 cm 65 kg (1995-02-04) 4 February 1995 (age 24)   China Golden Dragon
16 Liu Bo R 177 cm 70 kg (1990-12-24) 24 December 1990 (age 29)   China Dragon
12 Liu Yongshen L 186 cm 80 kg (1996-05-28) 28 May 1996 (age 23)   China Dragon
24 Xia Tianxiang L 178 cm 75 kg (1993-09-11) 11 September 1993 (age 26)   ORG Beijing
17 Xiang Xudong L 175 cm 72 kg (1995-08-24) 24 August 1995 (age 24)   China Golden Dragon
21 Ying Rudi R 185 cm 90 kg (1998-08-16) 16 August 1998 (age 21)   KRS Heilongjiang
10 Zhang Cheng R 172 cm 77 kg (1994-12-29) 29 December 1994 (age 25)   Atlanta Gladiators
15 Zhang Hao L 184 cm 80 kg (1989-07-20) 20 July 1989 (age 30)   ORG Beijing
13 Zhang Wenqinghuai R 178 cm 65 kg (1995-10-26) 26 October 1995 (age 24)   China Golden Dragon
9 Zhang Zesen R 175 cm 57 kg (1996-12-19) 19 December 1996 (age 23)   KRS Heilongjiang

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "IIHF Men's World Ranking". IIHF. 26 May 2019. Retrieved 26 May 2019.

External linksEdit