Schedule & Results
- North Americans name coaches Two former coaches who once worked together at the San Jose Sharks were named head coaches of Canada and the U.S. for the upcom...
- Raffl joins Austria The Austrian Ice Hockey Association announced that Philadelphia Flyers forward Michael Raffl will join the national team’s prep...
- Czechs wanted more in 2004 For the Czech Republic, the chance to earn World Championship redemption on home ice has been a long time coming.
- Transportation advisory If you plan to visit the 2015 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship in Prague or in Ostrava, have a look at our advice on how to g...
The 16 teams are divided into two groups for the Preliminary Round.
The top-four ranked teams of each group advance to the quarter-finals that will be played cross-over. The first-place team in each preliminary-round group plays the fourth-place team of the other group, while the second-place team plays the third-place team of the other group. 1A-4B, 2A-3B, 1B-4A, 2B-3A. The winning teams advance to the semi-finals.
To play in the IIHF World Championship, the Olympic ice hockey tournament and the qualifications to these competitions, players must fulfill the following qualification requirements:
The start of the 2015 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship ticket sale is getting closer - the first stage begins on 4th November 2014 at 8:00 AM.