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Shirt badge/Association crest
Association Ice Hockey Federation of Ukraine
GM Yuri Kyrychenko
Head coach Vadym Radchenko
Captain Diana Kovtun
IIHF code UKR
IIHF ranking Template:IIHF Women's World Ranking
Highest IIHF ranking 39 (2019)
Lowest IIHF ranking 39 (2019)
Team colours          
First international
Flag of Ukraine Ukraine 3–0 Latvia Flag of Latvia
(Riga, Latvia; 1 November 1992)
Biggest win
Flag of Ukraine Ukraine 5–1 Bulgaria Flag of Bulgaria
(Cape Town, South Africa; 14 January 2019)
Biggest defeat
Flag of Finland Finland 31–0 Ukraine Flag of Ukraine
(Russia; 7 October 1994)
European Championships
Appearances 2 (first in 1993)
Best result 11th (1993)
International record (W-L-T)
3–11–0

The Ukraine women's national ice hockey team is the women's national ice hockey team of Ukraine. The team is controlled by the Ice Hockey Federation of Ukraine, a member of the International Ice Hockey Federation. They made their World Championship debut in 2019 winning all four games to gain promotion to Division II B.

HistoryEdit

Ukraine played its first game in 1992 in a qualification game against Latvia for participation in the 1993 Women's European Ice Hockey Championships.[1] The game was held in Riga, Latvia with Ukraine finishing with a 3–0 win.[1] The game was part of a four team qualification series against Italy, Latvia, and the Netherlands but due to the withdrawals of Italy and the Netherlands the series was reduced to three games between Ukraine and Latvia which Ukraine won two games to one.[2] The following year Ukraine competed at the 1993 Women's European Ice Hockey Championships.[2] They played five games in the Group B tournament which was held in Kiev, Ukraine. They finished the tournament with one win out of their four games played, managing only to beat Latvia who finished on top of the Group B table.[2]

In 1994 Ukraine competed at the Moscow Tournament against Finland, Latvia, and Russia.[1] They lost all three of their games with the 31–0 loss against Finland being recorded as their worst ever result.[1] The following year Ukraine competed at the 1995 Women's European Ice Hockey Championships. They were placed in the Group B tournament being held in Denmark and went on to lose all four of their games.[2]

Tournament recordEdit

World ChampionshipEdit

  • 2019 – 35th place (Promoted to Division IIB)

Other tournamentsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Ukraine Women All Time Results. National Teams of Ice Hockey. Archived from the original on 4 October 2011. Retrieved on 29 April 2011.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 Müller, Stephan (2005). International Ice Hockey Encyclopaedia 1904–2005. Germany: Books on Demand, 226–227. ISBN 3-8334-4189-5. 

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