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Ice Hockey

Ice hockey is a variation of Hockey and is a team sport played on ice. It is a fast paced and physical sport played on an ice rink by two opposing teams of six skaters each who try to knock a flat round puck into the opponents' goal with angled sticks.

Ice Hockey was first incorporated into the Asian Winter Games in 1986.



China steps up ice hockey programme for 2022
21 Sep 2018

Beijing, China, September 21, 2018: International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) President René Fasel kicked off a trip to China this week with an opening ceremony to inaugurate the new offices of the Chinese Ice Hockey As.....

Joint Korean hockey team scores first Olympic goal, but Japan triumphs 4-1
15 Feb 2018

Gangneung, Korea, February 14, 2018: As far as memorable Olympic moments go, a goal for Korea in a 4-1 defeat by Japan in the women’s ice hockey tournament would seem to be nothing special. But on this occasion, the goal.....