Ice Hockey, IIHA Challenge Matches 1990s, Irish Ice Hockey Association

Carlsberg Irish Ice Hockey Challenge Matches 1990-91

Irish Ice Hockey Association Logo [Ref: 3]

Composite Standings

PWLTFAPts
Fuel Services Oilers11001112
Belfast Panthers1100002
Phibsboro Flyers20201110
Lagan Valley Lions0000000
Irish Ice Hockey Association Challenge Matches Standings 1990-91 [Ref: Compiled from results in 1-3]

Results

DateHome TeamAway Team
Week 1Dundonald Ice Bowl
01.1991Belfast PanthersWPhibsboro FlyersL
Week 2Dundonald Ice Bowl
02.02.1991Fuel services Oilers11Phibsboro Flyers1
Week 3Jet Centre, Coleraine
11.02.1991Fuel Services OilersLagan Valley Lions
Irish Ice Hockey Association Challenge Matches 1990-91 [Ref: 1-3]

Report

The Fuel Services Oilers and Lagan Valley Lions met in the Jet Centre, Coleraine to play a Challenge Match on 11 February 1991, to open the Centre, the second Ice Hockey venue in Ireland at the time after the Dundonald Ice Bowl.

Earlier the Phibsboro Flyers, from North Dublin travelled North to play two games against Northern Irish teams at Dundonald, losing to both the Belfast Panthers and Fuel Services Oilers.

The Matches were the prelude to the Coleraine Jets and Dublin Flyers joining the Irish Ice Hockey League in 1991-92.

References

Newspapers

[1] Anon. (1991) “Oilers too slick” Belfast Telegraph. Monday, February 4, 1991. pg. 19.

[2] Anon. (1991) “Carlsberg Ice Hockey” Belfast Telegraph. Tuesday, March 28, 1991. pg. 23.

Images

[3] Wikipedia (2017) Irish Ice Hockey Association Logo[Internet] Available from: https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/thumb/1/1d/IRLhockey.jpg/150px-IRLhockey.jpg [Accessed 6 March 2017]

Acknowledgements

Thanks to Ciaran Columb.

About this document

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Last Updated: 29 June 2020

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