The 2010 IIHF World U20 Championship Division III took place in Istanbul, Turkey from January 4 to 10, 2010. The top two teams in the tournament were promoted to Division II for the 2011 IIHF World U20 Championship.[1]

Preliminary round[edit | edit source]

The top two teams in each group advance to the semi-finals, while the remaining teams will play for fifth to seventh place.

Group A[edit | edit source]

Team GP W OTW OTL L GF GA DIF Pts
Flag of Australia.jpg Australia 2 2 0 0 0 16 2 +14 6
Flag of New Zealand.gif New Zealand 2 1 0 0 1 6 6 0 3
Flag of Bulgaria.png Bulgaria 2 0 0 0 2 2 16 −14 0
January 4, 2010
13:00
Australia Flag of Australia.jpg 11–1
Flag of Bulgaria.png Bulgaria Istanbul Arena
January 6, 2010
13:00
Bulgaria Flag of Bulgaria.png 1–5
Flag of New Zealand.gif New Zealand Istanbul Arena
January 7, 2010
13:00
New Zealand Flag of New Zealand.gif 1–5
Flag of Australia.jpg Australia Istanbul Arena

Group B[edit | edit source]

Team GP W OTW OTL L GF GA DIF Pts
Flag of Iceland.gif Iceland 3 3 0 0 0 25 6 +19 9
Flag of North Korea.gif North Korea 3 2 0 0 1 18 13 +5 6
Flag of Chinese Taipei.png Chinese Taipei 3 1 0 0 2 12 22 −10 3
Flag of Turkey.gif Turkey 3 0 0 0 3 9 23 −14 0
January 4, 2010
16:30
Iceland Flag of Iceland.gif 11–1
Flag of Chinese Taipei.png Chinese Taipei Istanbul Arena
January 4, 2010
20:00
Turkey Flag of Turkey.gif 3–8
Flag of North Korea.gif North Korea Istanbul Arena
January 6, 2010
16:30
North Korea Flag of North Korea.gif 3–6
Flag of Iceland.gif Iceland Istanbul Arena
January 6, 2010
20:00
Turkey Flag of Turkey.gif 4–7
Flag of Chinese Taipei.png Chinese Taipei Istanbul Arena
January 7, 2010
16:30
Chinese Taipei Flag of Chinese Taipei.png 4–7
Flag of North Korea.gif North Korea Istanbul Arena
January 7, 2010
20:00
Iceland Flag of Iceland.gif 8–2
Flag of Turkey.gif Turkey Istanbul Arena

Final round[edit | edit source]

Non-Qualification Bracket[edit | edit source]

  Loser is 7th Place     5th Place Game
                 
    B3  Flag of Chinese Taipei.png Chinese Taipei 6
  A3  Flag of Bulgaria.png Bulgaria 7     B4  Flag of Turkey.gif Turkey 3
  B4  Flag of Turkey.gif Turkey 8  


7th place playoff[edit | edit source]

January 9, 2010 Bulgaria Flag of Bulgaria.png 7–8
Flag of Turkey.gif Turkey Istanbul Arena

5th place playoff[edit | edit source]

January 10, 2010
13:00
Chinese Taipei Flag of Chinese Taipei.png 6–3
Flag of Turkey.gif Turkey Istanbul Arena

Qualification Bracket[edit | edit source]

The two finalists, Flag of Australia.jpg Australia and Flag of Iceland.gif Iceland, are promoted to Division II for the 2011 IIHF World U20 Championship.

  Semifinals     Final
                 
  A1  Flag of Australia.jpg Australia 4  
  B2  Flag of North Korea.gif North Korea 3    
      A1  Flag of Australia.jpg Australia 3
      B1  Flag of Iceland.gif Iceland 1
  B1  Flag of Iceland.gif Iceland 4    
  A2  Flag of New Zealand.gif New Zealand 0   Third place
B2  Flag of North Korea.gif North Korea 6
  A2  Flag of New Zealand.gif New Zealand 5

Semifinals[edit | edit source]

January 9, 2010
16:30
Iceland Flag of Iceland.gif 4–0
Flag of New Zealand.gif New Zealand Istanbul Arena
January 9, 2010
20:00
Australia Flag of Australia.jpg 4 – 3 (OT)
Flag of North Korea.gif North Korea Istanbul Arena

3rd place playoff[edit | edit source]

January 10, 2010
16:30
New Zealand Flag of New Zealand.gif 5 – 6 (OT)
Flag of North Korea.gif North Korea Istanbul Arena

Final[edit | edit source]

January 10, 2010
20:00
Iceland Flag of Iceland.gif 1–3
Flag of Australia.jpg Australia Istanbul Arena

Final standings[edit | edit source]

Team
1 Flag of Australia.jpg Australia
2 Flag of Iceland.gif Iceland
3 Flag of North Korea.gif North Korea
4th Flag of New Zealand.gif New Zealand
5th Flag of Chinese Taipei.png Chinese Taipei
6th Flag of Turkey.gif Turkey
7th Flag of Bulgaria.png Bulgaria

See also[edit | edit source]

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