NZIHL Implement Changes For 2013

This week, the NZIHL announced some exciting changes ahead of the 2013 season via their Twitter account which will greatly benefit the sport in both New Zealand and Australia.  Andrew Hewitt with more.     Following the New Zealand Ice Hockey League’s (NZIHL) AGM in February, there have been some changes to the structure of […]

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 […]

Kiwi’s go down fighting

Despite gallant efforts the New Zealand Ice Blacks have again fallen short at the IIHF Group II Division A World Championships, on this occasion going down 19-2 to the highly rated Estonia. Senior Writer Xavier Player reports.   Coming off a 7-2 defeat to Croatia which was closer than the scoreboard made it look, the […]