Mustangs showing signs of promise despite loss

The MOAT: Melbourne Mustangs had a stiff pre-season test on Thursday, when they faced off against the IIHF World Championships-bound Mighty Roos. The focus shouldn’t be on the final score of this exhibition match (the Mustangs fell 9-3 to the national team) as the team was still very much in pre-season mode. The coaches tested […]

Mighty Roos named

Earlier this week the squad for Australia’s Senior Men’s Ice Hockey Team was named.  While some selections and omissions may have come as a surprise, it will no doubt be a great representation of the sport in this country.  Andrew Hewitt with more.     Via their website Ice Hockey Australia have announced the latest […]

Breaking the Tie

 After Australia’s defeat at the hands of hosts Poland and Romania beating Lithuania in their last round of matches, confusion grew over what was the mathematical formula for the Mighty Roos to stay in Division 1 for the 2013 IIHF World Championships.  Offering a description of how the situation will unfold, Andrew Hewitt reports. With […]

New Zealand suffer cloudy finish

New Zealand have finished their 2012 IIHF World Championship division II group A campaign on a disappointing note after suffering a 17-0 mauling at the hands of Serbia overnight. Senior Writer Xavier Player reports     The highly enthused crowd of 234 saw a New Zealand side that had shown much potential throughout the tournament […]