Turkmenistan Championship (ice hockey)

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Turkmenistan Championship
Sport Hockey
Founded 2013
No. of teams 8
Country  Turkmenistan
Most recent
Galkan HC[1]

The Turkmenistan Championship is the national hockey championship in Turkmenistan. It involves 8 professional clubs of various ministries, departments and institutions of Turkmenistan. The tournament is held for 3 months in Ashgabat. Competitions are held in two rounds on 28 games each. The teams placing first through fourth place in the championship, will compete with each Cup of Turkmenistan . The first season of the tournament takes place in the 2013/2014 year.[2]

Participating teams[edit]

  • Galkan (Ministry of Internal Affairs of Turkmenistan)
  • Vatanchi (Military Institute of the Ministry of Defence)
  • Alp Arslan (Ministry of Communications of Turkmenistan)
  • Shir (Commodity Exchange of Turkmenistan)
  • Merdan (State Border Service)
  • Oguzhan (Turkmengaz)
  • Nesil (Institute Ministry of Internal Affairs of Turkmenistan)
  • Bagtyyarlyk (Sports School of the State Sports Committee)