Updated European Qualification Rules

2019-03-11 8:10 GMT
The Elite Ice Hockey League confirms it has updated criteria for its European Qualification rules following the result of the Challenge Cup Final. Prior to the season, the criteria for qualifying for European tournaments was agreed. The additional criteria is highlighted Read

European heartbreak for Giants

2019-01-13 20:37 GMT
Belfast Giants 2-3 PS Arlan Kokshetau It just wasn’t to be for Belfast Giants tonight, as the Continental Cup final round hosts suffered shootout heartbreak again Kazakh side Arlan Kokshetau. The Kazakh side ended the first period two goals ahead as Sergei Yegorov’s Read

Giants set up Sunday final showdown

2019-01-12 23:16 GMT
Belfast Giants 4-2 GKS Katowice It’s set up for a fantastic Sunday evening in Belfast as the Giants beat Katowice in a tight game to play for the Continental Cup trophy tomorrow. Darcy Murphy gave the Giants the lead last Read

Giants shut out Gomel for winning start

2019-01-11 21:46 GMT
Belfast Giants’ Head Coach Adam Keefe couldn’t have asked for a better start to his side’s Continental Cup Final weekend, as the hosts blanked Belarus’ HC Gomec 5-0 at the SSE Arena. Gomel rarely threatened as their defensive style played Read

Giants ready for Continental Cup showdown

Belfast Giants look to do what no team from the Elite League has ever done this weekend, and win the IIHF Continental Cup in the UK. Nottingham Panthers are so far the only team from these shores to have lifted Read

Giants could earn EIHL 2 CHL Places

2018-12-21 9:54 GMT
The Elite Ice Hockey League could get two places in next season’s Champions Hockey League – if Belfast Giants win the IIHF Continental Cup. The CHL’s Sport Board approved earlier this week a decision to award an additional place to Read

Giants to host Continental Cup Final

2018-11-28 9:05 GMT
Fresh from hosting the Semi-Final stage of this year’s Continental Cup, the International Ice Hockey Federation has today confirmed that the Belfast Giants will host the Final Round in January at the SSE Arena in Belfast. The Giants will therefore Read

Giants into finals despite loss

2018-11-17 22:05 GMT
Belfast Giants will compete for a chance to win the Continental Cup in the final round in January, despite losing tonight at home to GKS Katkowice. The Giants were into an early two-goal lead against the Polish playoff runners-up, thanks to Read

Steelers with dramatic win as Giants continue streak

2018-11-16 22:14 GMT
Late drama in Glasgow saw the Steelers take what had seemed an unlikely road win after 25 minutes, while in Europe Belfast win again to put themselves in a great position to go to the Continental Cup final. Glasgow Clan 4-5 Read