Uzbekistan team leads Asian Ice Hockey Championship
- By Dashmaa D -
- Mar 15,2023
The International Ice Hockey Federation and the Mongolian Ice Hockey Federation are jointly organizing the “Ice Hockey U18 Asia Oceania Championship” from March 11 to 17 in Ulaanbaatar. The match of the third day of this tournament took place on March 14 at the Steppe Arena.
In the first match of the third day, the Thailand team won its first win of the tournament by defeating the Iran team 8:0. The best player of the Thailand team on the third day was player No. 7 Roungwarunwattana Sukol, while player No. 47 Abolfazl Eslami was the best player of the Iranian team.
In the second match, the Turkmenistan team beat the United Arab Emirates team 7:2 and got their first win. On the same day, player No. 7 Arhipov Matvey was selected as the best player of the Turkmenistan team, while player No. 8 Topic Thomas was named the best player of the United Arab Emirates team.
The last match of the third day was played by the Mongolian team against the Uzbekistan team, and the Uzbekistan team won their third victory by defeating the Mongolian team 7:4. Number No. player Irgasnev Rustav was selected as the best player of the Uzbekistan team, while player B.Boldbaatar was selected as the best player of the Mongolian team.
As of March 14, the Uzbekistan team leads the tournament with nine points with three wins, while the Mongolian team and the Turkmenistan team are in second and third place with six points each. The first match of today’s game will be played at 1:30 p.m. by the Iranian team against the United Arab Emirates team, at 5:00 p.m. by the Uzbekistan team against the Thailand team, and at 8.30 p.m. by the Mongolian team against the Turkmenistan team.