IHLC 2021 In Review – Women’s


After a tumultuous year that saw the IIHF Women’s Championship be cancelled for the second straight year, then revived in August, the IHLC finally saw a return to relative normalcy in the second half of 2021, in the lead-up to the 2022 Beijing Olympics.
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IHLC Results – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Canada 4-2 Finland ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ – 11 Nov 2021


๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Canada 4-2 Finland ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ
Exhibition Game
Hartwall Arena, Helsinki ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ
Thursday, 11 November 2021

Mรฉlodie Daoust scored the winning goal as Canada downed host Finland 4-2 in a women’s hockey game Thursday.
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๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ 2022 World Championship Schedule Released


The schedule for the 2022 IIHF World Championship was today announced for the tournament taking place in Tampere and Helsinki, Finland, returning to the nation for the first time since Helsinki hosted consecutively in 2012-13.
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IHLC 2020 In Review – Men’s


Thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic, the International Hockey Lineal Championship only saw nine games of competition this year on the men’s side, staying completely within the confines of the Euro Hockey Tour, due to May’s World Championships being cancelled in Switzerland.
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IHLC Results โ€“ ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บ Russia 3-0 Czechia ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟ โ€“ 08 Nov 2020


๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บ Russia 3-0 Czechia ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟ
Karjala Tournament
Hartwall Arena,ย Helsinkiย ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ
Sunday, 08 November 2020

In the concluding match of the 2020 Karjala Cup, the senior Russian national team proved too strong for Czechia, earning a 3-0 triumph at the Hartwall Arena in Helsinki, Finland.
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IHLC Results โ€“ ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Czechia 2-0 Finland ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ โ€“ 07 Nov 2020


๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Czechia 2-0 Finland ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ
Karjala Tournament
Hartwall Arena,ย Helsinkiย ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ
Saturday, 07 November 2020

BOXSCORE
1st Period
12:28 – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟ GOAL – Nestraลกilย (H. Zohorna, Galvas)
16:08 – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟ PEN – Lenc, slashing
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๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บ Alexander Svitov Announces Retirement At Age 38


Russian forward Alexander Svitov, known for his grinding style and aggressive physicality, today announced his retirement from pro hockey at age 38, after spending his final season in 2019-20 with Lokomotiv Yaroslavl. Continue reading

IHLC Results โ€“ ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Czechia 3-1 Sweden ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ช โ€“ 05 Nov 2020


๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Czechia 3-1 Sweden ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ช
Karjala Tournament
Hartwall Arena,ย Helsinkiย ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ
Thursday, 05 November 2020

BOXSCORE
1st Period
10:37 – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟ PEN – Jeล™รกbek, hooking
16:25 – ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ช PEN – Lindqvist, delay of game
16:34 – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟ PP GOAL – Hronek (Nestraลกil, H. Zohorna)
17:18 – ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ช PEN – Bristedt, tripping
18:18 – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟ PP GOAL – H. Zohorna (Nestraลกil, Hronek)
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IHLC Results โ€“ ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Finland 3-0 Russia ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บ โ€“ 06 Feb 2020


๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Finland 3-0 Russia ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บ
Beijer Hockey Games
Helsingin jรครคhalli, Helsinki ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ
Thursday, 06 February 2020

BOXSCORE
1st Period
00:37 – ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ GOAL – Pulkkinen
05:43 – ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ GOAL –ย Nรคttinen (Koivisto)
06:54 – ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ GOAL –ย Junttila (Vittasmรคki, Karjalainen)
10:15 – ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บ PEN – Svetlakov, tripping
17:35 – ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ PEN – Pulkkinen, tripping
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IHLC 2019 In Review โ€“ Junior


The International Hockey Lineal Championship saw seven different champions hold the belt over the course of 21 games in 2019, including the end of the 2019 World Juniors and the start of the subsequent 2020 tournament.
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IHLC 2019 In Review – Men’s


The International Hockey Lineal Championship this year stayed within the confines of the Euro Hockey Tour, with only Russia, Czechia, Sweden and Finland holding the title over the course of 28 games throughout 2019.
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IHLC Results โ€“ ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Czechia 3-0 Russia ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บ โ€“ 10 Nov 2019


๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Czechia 3-0 Russia ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บ
Karjala Tournament
Hartwall Arena, Helsinki ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ
Sunday, 10 November 2019

BOXSCORE
1st Period
10:32 – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟ GOAL – Kovรกล™ (ล˜epรญk)
19:10 – ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บ PEN – Shumakov, holding
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IHLC Results โ€“ ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ช Sweden 2-1 Finland ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ โ€“ 10 Nov 2019


๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ช Sweden 2-1 Finland ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ
Four Nations Cup
Helsingin jรครคhalli, Helsinki ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ
Sunday, 10 November 2019

BOXSCORE
1st Period
07:51 – ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ GOAL – Aa. Rรคty (Hirvonen, Ak. Rรคty)
11:09 – ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ช PEN – team, too many players
18:00 – ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ PEN – Petman, hooking
19:40 – ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ช PEN – Broberg, tripping
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IHLC Results โ€“ ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Czechia 3-2 Finland ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ (SO) โ€“ 09 Nov 2019


๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Czechia 3-2 Finland ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎย (SO)
Karjala Tournament
Hartwall Arena, Helsinki ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ
Saturday, 09 November 2019

BOXSCORE
1st Period
11:58 – ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ PEN – Niemelรค, cross checking
17:32 – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟ PEN – T. Zohorna, slashing
19:59 – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟ PEN – Jaลกkin, cross checking
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IHLC Results โ€“ ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ช Sweden 6-1 Russia ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บ โ€“ 09 Nov 2019


๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ช Sweden 6-1 Russia ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บ
Four Nations Cup
Helsingin jรครคhalli, Helsinki ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ
Saturday, 09 November 2019

BOXSCORE
1st Period
00:50 – ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บ PEN – Marchenko, tripping
05:45 – ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บ PEN – Galenyuk, boarding minor + 10 min. misconduct
07:25 – ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ช PP GOAL – Eriksson (Hรถglander, Paลกiฤ‡)
11:48 – ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บ PEN – Pustozerov, cross checking
19:17 – ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บ GOAL – Chinakhov (Nikolaev, Misyul)
19:30 – ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ช PEN – ร…man, high sticking
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IHLC Results โ€“ ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ช Sweden 2-1 Czechia ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟ โ€“ 08 Nov 2019


๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ช Sweden 2-1 Czechia ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟ
Four Nations Cup
Helsingin jรครคhalli, Helsinki ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ
Friday, 08 November 2019

BOXSCORE
1st Period
03:47 – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟ PEN – Dajฤar, holding
10:53 – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟ PEN – Houdek, boarding minor + 10 min. misconduct
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IHLC Results โ€“ ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Finland 4-3 Russia ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บ โ€“ 07 Nov 2019


๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Finland 4-3 Russia ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บ
Karjala Tournament
Hartwall Arena, Helsinki ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ
Thursday, 07 November 2019

BOXSCORE
1st Period
05:29 – ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บ GOAL – Sharipzyanov (Burdasov, Kuzmenko)
19:34 – ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ PEN – Kuusela, hooking
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IHLC Results โ€“ ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ช Sweden 3-1 Finland ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ โ€“ 26 Apr 2019


๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ช Sweden 3-1 Finland ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ
Euro Hockey Challenge
Hartwall Arena, Helsinki ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ
Friday, 26 April 2019

BOXSCORE
1st Period
10:59 – ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ PEN – Koivisto, holding
16:13 – ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ช PEN – Svedberg, checking to the head minor + 10 min. misconduct
16:41 – ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ PP GOAL – Rajala (Pesonen, Lehtonen)
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IHLC 2018 In Review – Men’s


The International Hockey Lineal Championship again saw eight countries carry the title throughout 2018, with the Olympics being added to the calendar seeing 31 different matchups, with the IHLC being defended at five tournaments in seven different countries.
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๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บ IHLC Classics: Kultajuhlien Kรคynnistรคjรค

From time to time, TheIHLC.com will feature detailed recaps and boxscores of some of the most legendary games in international hockey history, considered to be โ€œIHLC Classics.โ€ Today, in honour of Finnish Itsenรคisyyspรคivรค (Independence Day), we feature their second World Junior Championship Gold in three years, both won in overtime thrillers, this time by Kasperi Kapanen.


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Finland
ย 4-3 Russia ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บย (OT)
World Junior Championship Gold Medal Game
Hartwall Arena, Helsinki ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ
Tuesday, 05 January 2016

In a tense and thrilling climax to the 2016 World Juniors, Kasperi Kapanen’s overtime winner at 1:33 gave host Finland a 4-3 gold medal victory over Russia.
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