Italy men's national ice hockey team

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Italy
Shirt badge/Association crest
Nickname(s) The Blue Team, Azzurri
Association Federazione Italiana Sport del Ghiaccio
Head coach Clayton Beddoes
Assistants Giorgio De Bettin
Riku-Petteri Lehtonen
Captain Armin Helfer
Most games Lucio Topatigh (243)
Top scorer Lucio Topatigh (131)
Team colors               
IIHF code ITA
Italy national ice hockey team jerseys 2015.png
Ranking
Current IIHF 19 Steady
Highest IIHF 13 (2007)
Lowest IIHF 19 (first in 2004)
First international
 Sweden 7–1 Italy 
(Milan, Italy; 14 March 1924)
Biggest win
 Italy 28–0 Belgium 
(Düsseldorf, Germany; 1 March 1955)
Biggest defeat
 United States 31–1 Italy 
(St. Moritz, Switzerland; 1 February 1948)
IIHF World Championships
Appearances 51 (first in 1930)
Best result 4th (1953)
IIHF European Championships
Appearances 3 (first in 1924)
Best result 4th (1929)
Olympics
Appearances 9 (first in 1936)
International record (W–L–T)
337–416–77
The Blue Team during 2003 Euro Ice Hockey Challenge
Game between Italy vs Russia.

The Italian men's national ice hockey team is the national ice hockey team of Italy, and is controlled by the Federazione Italiana Sport del Ghiaccio (FISG), a member of the International Ice Hockey Federation.

Tournament record

Olympic Games

  • 1936 – Finished tied in 9th place
  • 1948 – Finished in 8th place
  • 1956 – Finished in 7th place
  • 1964 – Finished in 15th place
  • 1984 – Finished in 9th place
  • 1992 – Finished in 12th place
  • 1994 – Finished in 9th place
  • 1998 – Finished in 12th place
  • 2006 – Finished in 11th place

World Championship

  • 1930 – Finished in 10th place
  • 1933 – Finished in 11th place
  • 1934 – Finished in 9th place
  • 1935 – Finished in 8th place
  • 1939 – Finished in 9th place
  • 1951 – Finished in 8th place (1st in the "B" Pool)
  • 1952 – Finished in 12th place (3rd in the "B" Pool)
  • 1953 – Finished in 4th place (1st in the "B" Pool)
  • 1955 – Finished in 10th place (1st in the "B" Pool)
  • 1959 – Finished in 10th place
  • 1961 – Finished in 12th place (4th in the "B" Pool)
  • 1964 – Finished in 15th place (7th in the "B" Pool)
  • 1966 – Finished in 17th place (1st in the "C" Pool)
  • 1967 – Finished in 13th place (5th in the "B" Pool)
  • 1969 – Finished in 14th place (8th in the "B" Pool)
  • 1970 – Finished in 16th place (2nd in the "C" Pool)
  • 1971 – Finished in 14th place (8th in the "B" Pool)
  • 1972 – Finished in 15th place (2nd in the "C" Pool)
  • 1973 – Finished in 14th place (8th in the "B" Pool)
  • 1974 – Finished in 16th place (2nd in the "C" Pool)
  • 1975 – Finished in 13th place (7th in the "B" Pool)
  • 1976 – Finished in 15th place (7th in the "B" Pool)
  • 1977 – Finished in 18th place (1st in the "C" Pool)
  • 1978 – Finished in 15th place (7th in the "B" Pool)
  • 1979 – Finished in 20th place (2nd in the "C" Pool)
  • 1981 – Finished in 9th place (1st in the "B" Pool)
  • 1982 – Finished in 7th place
  • 1983 – Finished in 8th place
  • 1985 – Finished in 11th place (3rd in the "B" Pool)
  • 1986 – Finished in 10th place (2nd in the "B" Pool)
  • 1987 – Finished in 14th place (6th in the "B" Pool)
  • 1989 – Finished in 10th place (2nd in the "B" Pool)
  • 1990 – Finished in 10th place (2nd in the "B" Pool)
  • 1991 – Finished in 9th place (1st in the "B" Pool)
  • 1992 – Finished in 12th place
  • 1993 – Finished in 8th place
  • 1994 – Finished in 6th place
  • 1995 – Finished in 7th place
  • 1996 – Finished in 7th place
  • 1997 – Finished in 8th place
  • 1998 – Finished in 10th place
  • 1999 – Finished in 13th place
  • 2000 – Finished in 12th place
  • 2001 – Finished in 12th place
  • 2002 – Finished in 15th place
  • 2003 – Finished in 23rd place (4th in Division I, Group B)
  • 2004 – Finished in 19th place (2nd in Division I, Group B)
  • 2005 – Finished in 18th place (1st in Division I, Group B)
  • 2006 – Finished in 14th place
  • 2007 – Finished in 12th place
  • 2008 – Finished in 16th place
  • 2009 – Finished in 18th place (1st in Division I, Group B)
  • 2010 – Finished in 15th place
  • 2011 – Finished in 18th place (1st in Division I, Group A)
  • 2012 – Finished in 15th place
  • 2013 – Finished in 18th place (2nd in Division I, Group A)
  • 2014 – Finished in 15th place
  • 2015 – Finished in 21st place (5th in Division I, Group A)
  • 2016 – Finished in 18th place (2nd in Division I, Group A)
  • 2017 – Finished in 16th place
  • 2018 – Finished in 18th place (2nd in Division I, Group A) Promoted to Top Division

Thayer Tutt Trophy

  • 1980 – Finished in 5th place
  • 1988 – Finished in 1st place

European Championship

  • 1924 – Finished in 5th place
  • 1926 – Finished in 8th place
  • 1929 – Finished in 4th place

Roster

Roster for the 2017 IIHF World Championship.[1]

Head coach: Stefan Mair

No. Pos. Name Height Weight Birthdate Team
1 G Andreas Bernard 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in) 80 kg (180 lb) (1990-06-09) 9 June 1990 (age 28) Finland Ässät
8 F Marco Insam 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) 92 kg (203 lb) (1989-06-05) 5 June 1989 (age 29) Italy HCB South Tyrol
9 D Armin Hofer 1.84 m (6 ft 0 in) 90 kg (200 lb) (1987-03-19) 19 March 1987 (age 31) Italy HC Pustertal Wölfe
10 F Giulio Scandella 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in) 83 kg (183 lb) (1983-09-18) 18 September 1983 (age 35) Italy Asiago Hockey 1935
15 D Enrico Miglioranzi 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in) 86 kg (190 lb) (1991-10-08) 8 October 1991 (age 27) Italy Asiago Hockey 1935
16 F Giovanni Morini 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in) 90 kg (200 lb) (1995-02-02) 2 February 1995 (age 23) Switzerland HC Lugano
17 D Alexander Egger 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in) 89 kg (196 lb) (1979-12-22) 22 December 1979 (age 38) Italy HCB South Tyrol
18 F Anton BernardC 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) 82 kg (181 lb) (1989-04-18) 18 April 1989 (age 29) Italy HCB South Tyrol
19 F Raphael Andergassen 1.77 m (5 ft 10 in) 73 kg (161 lb) (1993-06-16) 16 June 1993 (age 25) Italy HC Pustertal Wölfe
21 F Luca Frigo 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in) 90 kg (200 lb) (1993-05-30) 30 May 1993 (age 25) Italy HCB South Tyrol
22 F Diego KostnerA 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in) 82 kg (181 lb) (1992-08-05) 5 August 1992 (age 26) Switzerland HC Ambrì-Piotta
23 F Simon Kostner 1.72 m (5 ft 8 in) 77 kg (170 lb) (1990-11-30) 30 November 1990 (age 27) Italy Ritten Sport
25 D Stefano Marchetti 1.81 m (5 ft 11 in) 83 kg (183 lb) (1986-11-10) 10 November 1986 (age 32) Italy Asiago Hockey 1935
26 D Armin HelferA 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in) 97 kg (214 lb) (1980-05-31) 31 May 1980 (age 38) Italy HC Pustertal Wölfe
27 D Thomas Larkin 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in) 100 kg (220 lb) (1990-12-31) 31 December 1990 (age 27) Germany Adler Mannheim
28 D Daniel Glira 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) 87 kg (192 lb) (1994-03-25) 25 March 1994 (age 24) Italy HCB South Tyrol
29 G Frederic Cloutier 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in) 83 kg (183 lb) (1981-05-14) 14 May 1981 (age 37) Italy Asiago Hockey 1935
35 G Gianluca Vallini 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in) 78 kg (172 lb) (1993-10-27) 27 October 1993 (age 25) Italy HC Gherdëina
55 D Luca Zanatta 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) 90 kg (200 lb) (1989-05-31) 31 May 1989 (age 29) Switzerland HC Red Ice
57 F Markus Gander 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) 90 kg (200 lb) (1989-05-16) 16 May 1989 (age 29) Italy HCB South Tyrol
58 F Tommaso Goi 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) 76 kg (168 lb) (1990-01-08) 8 January 1990 (age 28) Switzerland HCB Ticino Rockets
63 F Alex Lambacher 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) 90 kg (200 lb) (1996-10-07) 7 October 1996 (age 22) Germany Kassel Huskies
68 F Michele Marchetti 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) 83 kg (183 lb) (1994-09-27) 27 September 1994 (age 24) Italy HCB South Tyrol
71 F Daniel Frank 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in) 90 kg (200 lb) (1994-03-21) 21 March 1994 (age 24) Italy HCB South Tyrol
90 F Tommaso Traversa 1.71 m (5 ft 7 in) 77 kg (170 lb) (1990-08-04) 4 August 1990 (age 28) Italy Ritten Sport

References

  1. ^ 2017 IIHF World Championship roster

External links

  • Official website
  • IIHF profile
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