Great Britain’s Ben O’Connor has been named as the Defenceman of the Tournament at the IIHF World Chmpionships Div 1B in Zagreb, Coratia.
Great Britain will return home with a silver medal from the World Championship (Division 1B) in Zagreb.
Great Britain General Manager Andy Buxton has hailed the “fantastic backing” of the Great Britain supporters at this year’s World Championship (Division 1B) in Zagreb.
Assistant coach Tommy Watkins says defeat by Ukraine in their final game at the World Championship (Division 1B) in Zagreb is “too painful for words” as Great Britain just missed out on a gold medal for a second successive year.
Great Britain suffered late heartbreak for the second year in a row as they were beaten 2-1 by Ukraine in their final game at the World Championship (Division 1B) in Zagreb.
Forward Robert Dowd says playing for Great Britain is the ultimate honour and if they can win a World Championship gold medal it would take it to a new level.
Forward Robert Farmer says Great Britain will “do whatever it takes” to win a gold medal as they face a final-day showdown against Ukraine in Zagreb this afternoon.
Great Britain need a point against Ukraine today to secure the gold medal and promotion to Division 1A of the World Championship.
Great Britain equipment manager Jason Ellery was awarded a special cap after reaching 125 games with the team in Friday’s game against Romania.
Great Britain continued their winning streak at the IIHF World Championships in Zagreb on Friday afternoon with a 6-1 victory over Romania.