Croatia men's national ice hockey team


Croatia men's national ice hockey team
Croatia
Shirt badge/Association crest
The Coat of arms of Croatia is the badge used on the players jerseys.
Association Croatian Ice Hockey Federation
Head coach Croatia Bruno Bregant
Assistants Croatia Danijel Kolombo
Captain Marko Lovrenčić
Most games Veljko Žibret (77)
Most points [Marko Lorencic]] (57)
IIHF ranking 27
Highest IIHF ranking 26 (first in 2008)
Lowest IIHF ranking 31 (first in 2003)
Croatia national ice hockey team Home & Away Jerseys.png
First international
 Slovakia 6 - 1 Croatia 
(Bratislava, Slovakia; February 9, 1941)[1]
Biggest win
 Croatia 34 - 1 Turkey 
(Zagreb, Croatia; November 20, 1993)
Biggest defeat
 Slovenia 15 - 1 Croatia 
(Zagreb, Croatia; November 7, 1992)
 Slovenia 15 - 1 Croatia 
(Ljubljana, Slovenia; April 15, 2001)
IIHF World Championships
Appearances 17 (first in 1994)
Best result 24th (2001)
International record (W–L–T)
48-109-8
The Croatian under-20 team, who won the 2009 World Junior Ice Hockey Championships - Division II Group B

The Croatian men's national ice hockey team represents Croatia in IIHF ice hockey competitions. It is organized by the Croatian Ice Hockey Federation. As of 2010 the team is ranked 26th in the world by the IIHF. At the 2012 Men's World Ice Hockey Championships Croatia will compete in Division II.

World Championship 2011 Roster

Goaltenders
# Player Catches Height Weight Date of Birth Club
1 Tihomir Filipec L 181 cm 81 kg Sep. 4, 1989 Croatia KHL Medveščak II
20 Mate Krešimir Tomljenović R 179 cm 73 kg Aug. 3, 1993 Slovakia HKm Zvolen U18
Defensemen
# Player Shoots Height Weight Date of Birth Club
3 Marko Tadić L 180 cm 86 kg Mar. 3, 1986 Croatia KHL Mladost
4 Miroslav Brumerčik R 180 cm 88 kg Sep. 10, 1976 Croatia KHL Medveščak
8 Mario Sertić R 185 cm 90 kg Feb. 11, 1988 Croatia KHL Medveščak II
12 Saša Belić R 180 cm 83 kg Feb. 7, 1981 Croatia KHL Medveščak II
14 Ivan Šijan R 188 cm 85 kg Jun. 2, 1990 Croatia KHL Medveščak II
19 Marko Ljubić L 190 cm 92 kg Apr. 29, 1984 Croatia KHL Mladost
24 Nikola Senzel L 177 cm 75 kg Sep. 2, 1992 Croatia KHL Medveščak II
Forwards
# Player Shoots Height Weight Date of Birth Club
2 Miro Smerdelj L 186 cm 84 kg Oct. 2, 1986 Croatia KHL Mladost
5 Dominik Kanaet L 180 cm 83 kg May 6, 1991 Croatia KHL Medveščak
6 Tomislav Čunko R 184 cm 75 kg Feb. 13, 1986 Croatia KHL Mladost
7 Krešimir Švigir L 187 cm 81 kg Dec. 20, 1979 Croatia KHL Medveščak II
9 Marko Lovrenčić R 180 cm 82 kg Nov. 22, 1982 Croatia KHL Medveščak
11 Mislav Blagus L 181 cm 75 kg Jun. 10, 1991 Croatia KHL Medveščak
15 Mario Novak R 168 cm 67 kg May 8, 1983 Croatia KHL Mladost
16 Danijel Plahutar R 182 cm 82 kg Aug. 4, 1981 Croatia KHL Mladost
17 Mario Čunko L 182 cm 79 kg Nov. 13, 1990 Croatia KHL Medveščak II
18 Janko Kučera L 177 cm 88 kg Jun. 13, 1987 Croatia KHL Mladost
21 Veljko Žibret R 190 cm 88 kg Jun. 3, 1978 Croatia KHL Medveščak II
22 Tomislav Grozaj R 178 cm 80 kg Aug. 25, 1985 Croatia KHL Mladost
23 Borna Rendulić R 192 cm 88 kg Mar. 25, 1992 Croatia KHL Medveščak

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