Russell names squad for GB vs. Riga friendly

2019-01-10 11:32 GMT
Great Britain Head Coach Pete Russell has named his 26-man squad for the friendly game against Dynamo Riga next month. The Coventry’s SkyDome Arena will host the KHL side on Wednesday 6 February 2019 at 7:30pm. Nottingham Panthers defenceman Tim Billingsley Read

EIHL players named to GB U18s

2019-01-04 10:18 GMT
The Great Britain Under 18s roster for the World Championships in 2019 has been named today. The team head to Székesfehérvár for the tournament from 14-20 April. On the roster are no less than four player with EIHL connections. Congratulations and Read


2018-08-08 12:28 GMT
Team GB will face Germany in their opening game of the 2019 IIHF World Championships in Slovakia – their first in world ice hockey’s top tier for 25 years. Pete Russell’s side were previously drawn in Group A for the tournament, along Read

O’Connor: More GB Stars Could Follow Me Abroad

2018-05-24 12:53 GMT
Departing Sheffield Steelers defenceman Ben O’Connor reckons there could be more British stars heading for opportunities in some of the world’s biggest leagues. The 29-year-old will be the first British player to play in the KHL, the mainly Russian league, Read

Canada And Usa Among GB’s Opponents At 2019 Worlds

2018-05-22 11:09 GMT
Team GB will face Canada, USA, Finland, Germany, hosts Slovakia, Denmark and France at the 2019 IIHF World Championships, it has been confirmed. Pete Russell’s side have been placed in Group A for the tournament – which will see Great Read

Brooks Hails 'special Group'

2018-04-29 19:59 GMT
Forward Brendan Brooks says Great Britain’s gold medal-winning roster are “such a special group of guys”.   GB will play in the top flight of world ice hockey next year for the first time since 1994 after a Robert Farmer Read

Myers Revels In Golden Moment

Forward Matthew Myers says winning the gold medal with Great Britain and promotion to the top level of the World Championship was the “best moment of his career”.   Needing a point for promotion, GB trailed Hungary 2-0 with 10 Read

Phillips: "it's An Unbelivable Feeling"

Captain Jonathan Phillips says Great Britain’s promotion to the top flight of World Championship ice hockey is an “unbelievable feeling”.   With GB trailing 2-1, Robert Farmer scored with 15 seconds remaining to tie their final game with Hungary at Read

Farmer Celebrates 'rubbish' Game Winner

Forward Robert Farmer joked that his goal to secure Great Britain promotion to the top flight of World Championship ice hockey was a “rubbish goal”.   Farmer’s strike 15 seconds from the end of regulation time against Hungary secured GB Read

Gb Back In The Big Time After Victory Over Hungary

2018-04-28 22:15 GMT
RESULT: HUNGARY 2 GREAT BRITAIN 3 (AFTER PENALTY SHOTS) Robert Farmer’s equalising goal with 16 seconds left on the clock secured Great Britain a gold medal and promotion to the top flight after a dramatic final game against hosts Hungary. Read