2006 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament

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2006 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament
Tournament details
Host countries  Czech Republic
 Slovakia
Dates August 8–12, 2006
Teams 8
Venue(s) (in 2 host cities)
Final positions
Champions Gold medal blank.svg  Canada (12th title)
Runner-up Silver medal blank.svg  United States
Third place Bronze medal blank.svg  Russia
Fourth place  Sweden
Tournament statistics
Matches played 16
Goals scored 89 (5.56 per match)


The 2006 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament was an ice hockey tournament held in Břeclav, Czech Republic and Piešťany, Slovakia between August 8, 2006 and August 12, 2006. The venues used for the tournament were Zimní Stadion in Břeclav and Zimny Stadion in Piešťany. Canada defeated the United States of America 3-0 in the final to claim the gold medal, while Russia defeated Sweden 4-2 to capture the bronze medal.

Challenge results[edit]

Preliminary round[edit]

Group A[edit]

Team GP W L OTW OTL GF GA PTS
 United States 3 2 0 1 0 11 8 8
 Russia 3 2 1 0 0 13 7 6
 Czech Republic 3 1 1 0 1 8 12 4
 Finland 3 0 3 0 0 5 10 0

Group B[edit]

Team GP W L OTW OTL GF GA PTS
 Canada 3 3 0 0 0 13 5 9
 Sweden 3 1 1 1 0 8 8 5
  Switzerland 3 1 2 0 0 8 11 3
 Slovakia 3 0 2 0 1 3 8 1

Final round[edit]

Schedule

All times local (UTC +1)

Seventh place game[edit]

August 11, 2006
18:30
 Slovakia 5–2  Finland Piešťany

Fifth place game[edit]

August 11, 2006
16:00
 Czech Republic 3–1   Switzerland Břeclav

Bronze medal game[edit]

August 11, 2006
15:00
 Russia 4–2  Sweden Piešťany

Gold medal game[edit]

August 11, 2006
19:00
 Canada 3–0  United States Břeclav

Final standings[edit]

Team
1  Canada
2  United States
3  Russia
4  Sweden
5  Czech Republic
6   Switzerland
7  Slovakia
8  Finland

External links[edit]

Preceded by
2005 U-18 World Cup
Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament
2006
Succeeded by
2007 Hlinka Tournament