HK Mogilev

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HK Mogilev
City Mogilev, Belarus
League Belarusian Extraleague
Founded 2000
Operated 2000–2013
Home arena Mogilev Ice Palace
Affiliates HK Mogilev-2
Franchise history
2000–2001 HK Mogilev
2001–2010 Khimvolokno Mogilev
2010–2013 HK Mogilev
Championships
Regular season titles 0
Belarusian Extraleague 0

HK Mogliev is an ice hockey team in Mogilev, Belarus. The team competes in the Belarusian Extraliga (BXL).

History[edit]

HK Mogilev was formed in 2000 and joined the Belarusian Extraleague in for the 2000–01 season.[1][2] The following season the club changed their name to Khimvolokno Mogilev which they played under from 2001 until 2010.[1] In 2001 Mogilev joined the Eastern European Hockey League Division B league as well as playing in the Belarusian Extraleague.[2] For the 2002–03 season Mogilev was promoted to the Eastern European Hockey League (EEHL) top league and did not compete in the Extraleague for the season.[2] The club returned to the Extraleague for the 2003–04 season and competed in the final EEHL season before the league folded.[2] Mogilev continued to compete in the Belarusian Extraleague until the end of the 2012–13 season.[2] In July 2013 it was announced that the club had declared bankruptcy and would cease to exist.[3] The club also announced that HK Mogilev-2 would continue to compete in the Vysshaya Liga.[3] Later in July, Vladimir Podrebinkin – head of the Mogilev Regional Hockey Federation – announced that the club would continue playing in the Belarusian Extraleague for the 2013–14 season.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "HK Mogilev Details". Eurohockey.com. Archived from the original on 2013-07-17. Retrieved 2013-07-17. 
  2. ^ a b c d e "HK Mogilev". Elite Prospects. Archived from the original on 2013-07-17. Retrieved 2013-07-17. 
  3. ^ a b Tuniz, Davide (2013-07-17). "Mogilev bankrupted and ceased to exist". Eurohockey.com. Archived from the original on 2013-07-17. Retrieved 2013-07-17. 
  4. ^ Goroshko, Irina (2013-07-25). "HC Mogilev stays in Belorussian Extra League". Eurohockey.com. Retrieved 2014-01-04. 

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