The International Hockey Lineal Championship increased the number of champions yet again from a previous year, with eight different countries holding the title over 28 games in the lead-up to the 2018 Olympics in PyeongChang.
The International Hockey Lineal Championship doubled up on champions in 2016, with six different nations taking hold of the IHLC over a span of 23 games, leaving an unlikely country the incumbent champion heading into 2017.
01:56 – PEN – Parfeyevets, tripping
04:57 – GOAL – Sciaroni (Froidevaux)
10:29 – GOAL – Denisov
11:25 – GOAL – Hollenstein (Praplan)
13:52 – PEN – Graborenko, interference
18:55 – GOAL – Geering (Baltisberger)