Schedule & Results
- 2014 Worlds stamp is out A stamp dedicated to the 2014 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship in Minsk was released in Belarus.
- Bilyaletdinov let go Russia will enter the 2014 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship in Minsk with a new national coach. Zinetula Bilyaletdinov leaves...
- Swiss’ silver coach leaves The Swiss Ice Hockey Federation and Sean Simpson will go their separate ways following the 2014 IIHF Ice Hockey World Champions...
- Single-game tickets on sale All kind of tickets and ticket packages are now on sale including single-game tickets that can be bought since this week.
The 16 teams are divided into two groups for the Preliminary Round.
The top-four ranked teams of each group advance to the quarter-finals that will be played cross-over. The first-place team in each preliminary-round group plays the fourth-place team of the other group, while the second-place team plays the third-place team of the other group. 1A-4B, 2A-3B, 1B-4A, 2B-3A. The winning teams advance to the semi-finals.
To play in the IIHF World Championship, the Olympic ice hockey tournament and the qualifications to these competitions, players must fulfill the following qualification requirements: