Catalonia national ice hockey team

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Catalonia
Shirt badge/Association crest
Association Federació Catalana d'Esports d'Hivern
First international
Catalonia Catalonia 2 – 0 Belgium 
(Puigcerdà, Spain; 19 April 2003)
Biggest win
Catalonia Catalonia 5 – 3 Basque Country 
(Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain; 27 December 2008)
Biggest defeat
 Basque Country 9 – 1 Catalonia Catalonia
(Puigcerdà, Spain; 26 December 2009)
International record (W–L–T)
2-1-0

The Catalonia national ice hockey team is the national ice hockey team of the Spanish autonomous community of Catalonia. They are controlled by the Federació Catalana d'Esports d'Hivern.[1] The team last participated in an international game in 2009, a 9–1 loss against Basque Country.

History[edit]

Catalonia played its first game in 2003 where they played an exhibition game against Belgium in Puigcerdà, Spain. Catalonia won the game 2–0.[2] After a five-year absence Catalonia to international play when they competed in a one-game exhibition match against the Basque Country held in Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain which Catalonia went on to win 5–3.[2] The following year Catalonia competed in a second exhibition game against Basque Country. Catalonia lost the match 1–9 and also lost their first game in international competition.[2]

All-time record against other nations[edit]

As of December 26, 2009[2]

Team GP W T L GF GA
 Belgium 1 1 0 0 2 0
 Basque Country 2 1 0 1 6 12

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Spain". National Teams of Ice Hockey. Retrieved 2011-11-06. 
  2. ^ a b c d "Catalonia All Time Results" (PDF). National Teams of Ice Hockey. Retrieved 2011-11-06.