Canada has won the Spengler Cup for the fourth time in the past five years. The national men’s hockey team defeated Trinec Ocelari of the Czech Republic 4-0 in the final of the annual Christmas tournament today. DAVOS, Switzerland — Canada has won the Spengler Cup for the fourth time in the past five years.
What is the Spengler Cup in Canada?
The Spengler Cup is an annual invitational ice hockey tournament held in Davos, Switzerland. First held in 1923, the Spengler Cup is often cited as the oldest invitational ice hockey tournament in the world.
2019. Team Canada won the final of the 93rd Spengler Cup in Davos, defeating Czech champion Ocelari Trinec 4-0 on Tuesday afternoon.
Is there a 2020 Spengler Cup?
After the Spengler Cup 2020 was officially cancelled, the OC, together with its sponsorship partners UBS, Würth, Schenker Storen, and Skoda, has decided to carry out the oldest international club team tournament as an e-tournament for the first time in its 93-year existence.
Is there a Spengler Cup 2020?
Is the Spengler Cup being played?
One of the oldest annual tournaments in ice hockey, the Spengler Cup, has been cancelled. The invitational tournament was first played in 1923, and a six-team edition was won last year by Team Canada, comprising of mostly Europe-based players.
Is there a Spengler Cup this year?
Visitors, athletes, and partners appreciate the unique atmosphere at the tournament in Davos. The OC is convinced that the 94th edition of the Spengler Cup Davos from December 26 to 31, 2021 will take place and looks forward to welcoming all Spengler Cup fans in Davos next year.
Is the Spengler Cup being played this year?
For all these reasons those responsible had to – with great regret- cancel this year’s edition of the tournament. The OC is convinced that the 94th edition of the Spengler Cup Davos from December 26 to 31, 2021 will take place and looks forward to welcoming all Spengler Cup fans in Davos next year.
How many teams are in the Spengler Cup?
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How does the Spengler Cup work?
Assuming no ongoing penalties after 60 minutes, both teams go new into overtime with four players including the goalkeeper. The game ends after five minutes or as soon as a goal is scored (sudden death). The first team to score wins the game. If no goal is scored during overtime, there will be game winning shots.