kids encyclopedia robot

2016 IIHF Challenge Cup of Asia facts for kids

Kids Encyclopedia Facts
Quick facts for kids
2016 IIHF Challenge Cup of Asia
Tournament details
Host country  United Arab Emirates
Dates 12 – 18 March 2016
Teams 5
Venue(s) (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions Gold medal blank.svg Flag of Chinese Taipei for Olympic games.svg Chinese Taipei (6th title)
Tournament statistics
Matches played 10
Goals scored 101 (10.1 per match)
Attendance 1,503 (150 per match)
MVP Chinese Taipei To Weng
2015
2017 →

The 2016 IIHF Challenge Cup of Asia became the 9th IIHF Challenge Cup of Asia, an annual international ice hockey tournament held by the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF). It took place between 12 and 18 March 2016 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

Top Division

Participants

Team 2014 Results
Flag of Chinese Taipei for Olympic games.svg Chinese Taipei Won gold medal in 2015
Flag of Mongolia.svg Mongolia Won bronze medal in 2015
Flag of Singapore.svg Singapore Runner up of Division I in 2015
Flag of Thailand.svg Thailand 4th place in 2015
Flag of the United Arab Emirates.svg United Arab Emirates Host, Won silver medal in 2015

Preliminary round

Rk Team GP W OTW OTL L GF GA +/– Pts
1 Flag of Chinese Taipei for Olympic games.svg Chinese Taipei 4 4 0 0 0 46 6 +40 12
2 Flag of the United Arab Emirates.svg United Arab Emirates 4 3 0 0 1 17 7 +10 9
3 Flag of Mongolia.svg Mongolia 4 2 0 0 2 21 26 -5 6
4 Flag of Thailand.svg Thailand 4 1 0 0 3 12 22 −10 3
5 Flag of Singapore.svg Singapore 4 0 0 0 4 5 37 −32 0
Won gold medal Won silver medal Won bronze medal Relegated to Division I 2017

Awards and statistics

Awards

  • Media All-Stars:
    • MVP: Chinese Taipei To Weng
    • Goalkeeper: United Arab Emirates Ahmed Ald Dhaheri
    • Defenceman: Chinese Taipei Yen-Lin Shen
    • Forward: Chinese Taipei Hung-Ju Lin

Scoring Leaders

Player GP G A Pts +/− PIM
Chinese Taipei To Weng 4 14 5 19 +22 8
Chinese Taipei Hung-Ju Lin 4 8 8 16 +22 4
Chinese Taipei Yen-Lin Shen 4 3 12 15 +22 4
Chinese Taipei Yen-Chin Shen 4 4 10 14 +19 4
Mongolia Mishigsuren Namjil 4 4 4 8 -1 6

GP = Games played; G = Goals; A = Assists; Pts = Points; +/− = Plus/Minus; PIM = Penalties in Minutes

Source: IIHF.com

Goaltending leaders

Only the top five goaltenders, based on save percentage, who have played at least 40% of their team's minutes, are included in this list.

Player TOI GA GAA SA Sv% SO
Chinese Taipei Yu-Cheng Liao 185:16 4 1.30 64 93.75 0
United Arab Emirates Ahmed Al Dhaheri 160:00 6 2.25 53 88.68 0
Thailand Pirapong Lertkitsiri 236:12 20 5.08 116 85.29 0
Singapore Khai Shene Eugene Chin 156.52 22 8.41 98 77.55 0
Mongolia Munkhbold Bayarsaikhan 194:00 19 5.88 80 76.25 0

TOI = Time on Ice (minutes:seconds); SA = Shots Against; GA = Goals Against; GAA = Goals Against Average; Sv% = Save Percentage; SO = Shutouts

Source: IIHF.com

Division I

The Division I competition will played between 9 and 14 April 2016 in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan.

2016 IIHF Challenge Cup of Asia Division 1
Tournament details
Host country  Kyrgyzstan
Dates 9 – 14 April 2016
Teams 5
Venue(s) (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions Gold medal blank.svg Flag of Kyrgyzstan.svg Kyrgyzstan (1st title)
Tournament statistics
Matches played 10
Goals scored 96 (9.6 per match)
Attendance 3,445 (345 per match)
MVP Kyrgyzstan Oleg Kolodii
← 2015
2017 →

Participants

Team 2015 Results
Flag of India.svg India Did not participate in 2015
Flag of Kyrgyzstan.svg Kyrgyzstan Host, 3rd in Division I in 2015
Flag of Macau.svg Macau Relegated from Top Division in 2015
Flag of Malaysia.svg Malaysia 5th in Division I in 2015
Flag of Qatar.svg Qatar Did not participate in 2015

Preliminary round

Rk Team GP W OTW OTL L GF GA +/– Pts
1 Flag of Kyrgyzstan.svg Kyrgyzstan 4 4 0 0 0 37 7 +30 12
2 Flag of Malaysia.svg Malaysia 4 3 0 0 1 25 16 +9 9
3 Flag of Macau.svg Macau 4 1 1 0 2 13 21 -8 5
4 Flag of Qatar.svg Qatar 4 1 0 0 3 7 18 −11 3
5 Flag of India.svg India 4 0 0 1 3 14 34 -20 1
Promoted to Top Division 2017
kids search engine
2016 IIHF Challenge Cup of Asia Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.