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2016 IIHF U20 World Championship
Division I
2016 World Junior Ice Hockey Championships – Division I
Tournament details
Host nations Flag of Austria Austria / Flag of France France
Dates 12 – 19 December 2015
Teams 12
Venue(s) (in 2 host cities)

The 2016 World Junior Ice Hockey Championship Division I was played in two groups of six teams each. In each group the first-placed team is promoted to a higher level, while the last-placed team is relegated to a lower level. Divisions I A and I B represent the second and the third tier of the IIHF World U20 Championship. To be eligible as a "junior" a player cannot be born earlier than 1996.

The winners of Division I B, France, was promoted to the 2017 Division I A, and the winners of Division I A, Latvia, was promoted to the 2017 top division.

Division I AEdit

The Division I A tournament was played in Vienna, Austria, from 13 to 19 December 2015.[1]

2016 IIHF U20 World Championship
Division I A
Tournament details
Host nation Flag of Austria Austria
Dates 13 – 19 December 2015
Teams 6
Venue(s) (in 1 host city)
Tournament statistics
Games played 15
Goals scored 95  (6.33 per game)
Attendance 10,062  (671 per game)
Scoring leader(s) Flag of Austria Dominic Zwerger

ParticipantsEdit

Team Qualification
Flag of Germany Germany placed 10th in the Top Division last year and were relegated
Flag of Norway Norway placed 2nd in Division I A last year
Flag of Latvia Latvia placed 3rd in Division I A last year
Flag of Italy Italy placed 4th in Division I A last year
Flag of Austria Austria placed 5th in Division I A last year
Flag of Kazakhstan Kazakhstan placed 1st in Division I B last year and were promoted

Final standingsEdit

Team GP
W
OTW
OTL
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
Flag of Latvia Latvia 5 4 1 0 0 20 7 +13 14
Flag of Austria Austria 5 3 0 0 2 18 18 0 9
Flag of Kazakhstan Kazakhstan 5 2 1 0 2 21 13 +8 8
Flag of Norway Norway 5 1 1 2 1 21 14 +7 7
Flag of Germany Germany 5 2 0 1 2 10 14 −4 7
Flag of Italy Italy 5 0 0 0 5 5 29 −24 0
Promoted to the 2017 Top Division Relegated to the 2017 Division I B

ResultsEdit

All times are local (UTC+1).

13 December 2015
13:00
Kazakhstan Flag of Kazakhstan 2–3
(0–0, 1–2, 1–1)
Flag of Germany Germany Eissportzentrum Kagran, Vienna
Attendance: 350
13 December 2015
16:30
Italy Flag of Italy 1–10
(1–3, 0–2, 0–5)
Flag of Norway Norway Eissportzentrum Kagran, Vienna
Attendance: 325
13 December 2015
20:00
Austria Flag of Austria 2–6
(0–3, 1–3, 1–0)
Flag of Latvia Latvia Eissportzentrum Kagran, Vienna
Attendance: 1048
14 December 2015
13:00
Germany Flag of Germany 2–1
(1–0, 1–1, 0–0)
Flag of Italy Italy Eissportzentrum Kagran, Vienna
Attendance: 352
14 December 2015
16:30
Latvia Flag of Latvia 5–3
(0–2, 1–0, 4–1)
Flag of Kazakhstan Kazakhstan Eissportzentrum Kagran, Vienna
Attendance: 253
14 December 2015
20:00
Norway Flag of Norway 3–4
(3–2, 0–0, 0–2)
Flag of Austria Austria Eissportzentrum Kagran, Vienna
Attendance: 914
16 December 2015
13:00
Norway Flag of Norway 1–2 GWS
(1–0, 0–1, 0–0)
(OT: 0–0)
(SO: 0–1)
Flag of Latvia Latvia Eissportzentrum Kagran, Vienna
Attendance: 558
16 December 2015
16:30
Kazakhstan Flag of Kazakhstan 7–0
(1–0, 5–0, 1–0)
Flag of Italy Italy Eissportzentrum Kagran, Vienna
Attendance: 346
16 December 2015
20:00
Germany Flag of Germany 1–3
(0–1, 1–0, 0–2)
Flag of Austria Austria Eissportzentrum Kagran, Vienna
Attendance: 2246
17 December 2015
13:00
Norway Flag of Norway 3–4 GWS
(2–0, 1–2, 0–1)
(OT: 0–0)
(SO: 0–1)
Flag of Kazakhstan Kazakhstan Eissportzentrum Kagran, Vienna
Attendance: 168
17 December 2015
16:30
Latvia Flag of Latvia 4–1
(2–0, 1–1, 1–0)
Flag of Germany Germany Eissportzentrum Kagran, Vienna
Attendance: 307
17 December 2015
20:00
Italy Flag of Italy 3–7
(0–1, 0–4, 3–2)
Flag of Austria Austria Eissportzentrum Kagran, Vienna
Attendance: 865
19 December 2015
13:00
Latvia Flag of Latvia 3–0
(1–0, 0–0, 2–0)
Flag of Italy Italy Eissportzentrum Kagran, Vienna
Attendance: 170
19 December 2015
16:30
Germany Flag of Germany 3–4 GWS
(0–0, 3–0, 0–3)
(OT: 0–0)
(SO: 0–1)
Flag of Norway Norway Eissportzentrum Kagran, Vienna
Attendance: 810
19 December 2015
20:00
Austria Flag of Austria 2–5
(1–2, 0–2, 1–1)
Flag of Kazakhstan Kazakhstan Eissportzentrum Kagran, Vienna
Attendance: 1350

StatisticsEdit

Top 10 scorersEdit

Pos Player Country GP G A Pts +/- PIM
1 Dominic Zwerger Flag of Austria Austria 5 3 4 7 +2 2
2 Vladimir Volkov Flag of Kazakhstan Kazakhstan 5 2 5 7 –1 0
3 Alikhan Asetov Flag of Kazakhstan Kazakhstan 5 6 0 6 +2 0
4 Florian Baltram Flag of Austria Austria 5 3 3 6 +4 4
5 Dmitri Grents Flag of Kazakhstan Kazakhstan 5 2 4 6 +1 2
6 Anders Gulliksen Flag of Norway Norway 5 1 5 6 +4 0
7 Henrik Knold Flag of Norway Norway 5 5 0 5 +5 2
8 Rodrigo Ābols Flag of Latvia Latvia 5 4 1 5 +1 0
9 Fredrik Jorgensen Flag of Norway Norway 5 3 2 5 +4 2
10 Frenks Razgals Flag of Latvia Latvia 5 2 3 5 +5 0

Goaltending leadersEdit

(minimum 40% team's total ice time)

Pos Player Country MINS GA Sv% GAA SO
1 Matiss Kivlenieks Flag of Latvia Latvia 245:00 7 94.12 1.71 0
2 Hannes Treibenreif Flag of Italy Italy 214:02 14 91.30 3.92 0
3 Fredrik Gronstrand Flag of Norway Norway 194:24 9 89.77 2.78 0
4 Thomas Stroj Flag of Austria Austria 180:00 9 89.41 3.00 0
5 Anton Bruyev Flag of Kazakhstan Kazakhstan 303:56 13 88.79 2.57 1

AwardsEdit

Best Players Selected by the DirectorateEdit

Division I BEdit

The Division I B tournament was played in Megève, France, from 12 to 18 December 2015.[2] On 10 December it was announced that Japan had withdrawn, and would be automatically relegated for the 2017 tournament.[3]

2016 IIHF U20 World Championship
Division I B
Tournament details
Host nation Flag of France France
Dates 12 – 18 December 2015
Teams 6
Venue(s) (in 1 host city)
Tournament statistics
Games played 10
Goals scored 60  (6 per game)
Attendance 5,585  (559 per game)
Scoring leader(s) Flag of France Bastien Maia

ParticipantsEdit

Team Qualification
Flag of Slovenia Slovenia placed 6th in Division I A last year and were relegated
Flag of Ukraine Ukraine placed 2nd in Division I B last year
Flag of Poland Poland placed 3rd in Division I B last year
Flag of France France placed 4th in Division I B last year
Flag of Japan Japan placed 5th in Division I B last year, withdrew.
Flag of Great Britain United Kingdom placed 1st in Division II A last year and were promoted

Final standingsEdit

Team GP
W
OTW
OTL
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
Flag of France France 4 2 1 0 1 17 9 +8 8
Flag of Poland Poland 4 2 1 0 1 15 10 +5 8
Flag of Great Britain United Kingdom 4 2 1 0 1 13 16 −3 8
Flag of Ukraine Ukraine 4 1 0 2 1 9 10 −1 5
Flag of Slovenia Slovenia 4 0 0 1 3 6 15 −9 1
Flag of Japan Japan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Promoted to the 2017 Division I A Relegated to the 2017 Division II A

ResultsEdit

All times are local (UTC+1).

12 December 2015
15:30
United Kingdom Flag of Great Britain 3–2 OT
(0–0, 0–1, 2–1)
(OT: 1–0)
Flag of Slovenia Slovenia Palais des Sports, Megève
Attendance: 206
12 December 2015
19:00
France Flag of France 3–2 OT
(1–0, 1–2, 0–0)
(OT: 1–0)
Flag of Ukraine Ukraine Palais des Sports, Megève
Attendance: 700
13 December 2015
15:30
Poland Flag of Poland 9–3
(3–0, 3–1, 3–2)
Flag of Great Britain United Kingdom Palais des Sports, Megève
Attendance: 128
13 December 2015
19:00
Slovenia Flag of Slovenia 1–4
(0–1, 0–1, 1–2)
Flag of France France Palais des Sports, Megève
Attendance: 1030
15 December 2015
15:30
Ukraine Flag of Ukraine 0–1 OT
(0–0, 0–0, 0–0)
(OT: 0–1)
Flag of Poland Poland Palais des Sports, Megève
Attendance: 180
15 December 2015
19:00
United Kingdom Flag of Great Britain 4–3
(1–2, 1–1, 2–0)
Flag of France France Palais des Sports, Megève
Attendance: 1138
16 December 2015
15:30
Ukraine Flag of Ukraine 2–3
(1–0, 0–1, 1–2)
Flag of Great Britain United Kingdom Palais des Sports, Megève
Attendance: 126
16 December 2015
19:00
Poland Flag of Poland 3–0
(0–0, 2–0, 1–0)
Flag of Slovenia Slovenia Palais des Sports, Megève
Attendance: 185
18 December 2015
15:30
Slovenia Flag of Slovenia 3–5
(0–1, 1–3, 2–1)
Flag of Ukraine Ukraine Palais des Sports, Megève
Attendance: 103
18 December 2015
19:00
Poland Flag of Poland 2–7
(0–1, 1–3, 1–3)
Flag of France France Palais des Sports, Megève
Attendance: 1789

StatisticsEdit

Top 10 scorersEdit

Pos Player Country GP G A Pts +/- PIM
1 Bastien Maia Flag of France France 4 6 5 11 +4 10
2 Fabien Colotti Flag of France France 4 3 3 6 +4 4
2 Olexi Vorona Flag of Ukraine Ukraine 4 3 3 6 0 0
4 Kamil Sikora Flag of Poland Poland 4 2 4 6 +5 4
5 Guillaume Leclerc Flag of France France 4 1 5 6 +4 2
6 Ivan Radetsky Flag of Ukraine Ukraine 4 4 1 5 0 0
7 Macaulay Heywood Flag of Great Britain United Kingdom 4 3 2 5 -2 4
8 Gabin Ville Flag of France France 3 2 3 5 +4 29
9 Marcin Horzelski Flag of Poland Poland 4 2 3 5 +4 4
10 Oliver Betteridge Flag of Great Britain United Kingdom 4 1 3 4 -2 0
10 Hugo Gallet Flag of France France 4 1 3 4 +5 4
10 Kamil Paszek Flag of Poland Poland 4 1 3 4 +5 0

GP = Games played; G = Goals; A = Assists; Pts = Points; +/− = Plus-minus; PIM = Penalties In Minutes Source: IIHF.com

Goaltending leadersEdit

(minimum 40% team's total ice time)

Pos Player Country MINS GA Sv% GAA SO
1 Bogdan Dyachenko Flag of Ukraine Ukraine 247:16 10 93.29 2.43 0
2 Quentin Papillon Flag of France France 124:36 4 92.45 1.93 0
3 Ben Churchfield Flag of Great Britain United Kingdom 149:09 8 92.16 3.22 0
4 Michal Czernik Flag of Poland Poland 244:04 10 91.38 2.46 2
5 Mark Vlahovic Flag of Slovenia Slovenia 178:44 9 90.43 3.02 0

Source: IIHF.com</small>

AwardsEdit

Best Players Selected by the DirectorateEdit

ReferencesEdit

External linksEdit

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