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IIHF Men’s World Championship 2021 Schedule, Teams & TV Channel List

IIHF Men’s World Championship 2021 Schedule, TV Channel

Check Here Detail IIHF Men’s World Championship 2021 TV Channel, Full Schedule & Teams List.

IIHF is an yearly international men’s ice hockey tournament established by the International Ice Hockey Federation. It was initially to be co-hosted by Belarus, Minsk and Riga ,Latvia, as the IIHF declared on 19th May 2017. However, the IIHF decided to remove Belarus as a co-host due to there security reasons on 18th January 2021. Similarly, on 2nd February 2021 the IIHF voted to confirm Latvia as the sole host for the 2021 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship.

IIHF Men’s World Championship is back again into action after the delay of one year. The tournament was cancelled in 2020 due to the covid-19 situation, the IIHF Men’s World Championship is back again in 2021. However, Sixteen teams will participate in the 17-day tournament which will be held in Latvia. Due to COVID-19 situation; the tournament will be held in a “bubble” behind closed doors . The last tournament was held in the year 2019 with Finland emerging as the champions.

IIHF Men’s World Championship 2021 Venue

Moreover, 2021 season will be held Latvia, at two stadium’s: the Arena Riga and the Olympic Sports Centre. Initially, Belarus was the co-host but pulled out because of the Pandemic and political unrest.

In the first round, each team in a group will play against the other 7 teams in its respective groups. After there last matchday on June 1 2021, the top four placed teams in both groups will progress to the quarter-finals.

The quarter-finals will be held on 3rd June 2021, Semi-Final on 5 June. The Final will be held on 6th June along with the third-place decider match.

IIHF Men’s World Championship 2021 Teams

16 Teams from the around of the world will participate in the tournament. The squads are divided into two groups of 8 teams each.

Group AGroup B
Czech RepublicUnited States
SlovakiaFinland
ROCCanada
SwitzerlandGermany
Great BritainKazakhstan
DenmarkNorway
BelarusItaly
SwedenLatvia

Schedule for the 2021 Men’s World Championship

MAY 21ST FRIDAY
Russia vs. Czech Republic9:15 amTSN1, NHLN
Germany vs. Italy9:15 amTSN2
Belarus vs Slovakia1:15 pmTSN.ca/TSN application
Canada vs. Latvia1:15 pmTSN1 / 3, NHLN
MAY 22ND SATURDAY
Denmark vs Sweden5:15 amTSN1, NHLN
Norway vs. Germany5:15 amTSN3
Great Britain vs. Russia9:15 amTSN1
Finland vs. United States9:15 amTSN3, NHLN
Czech Republic vs Switzerland1:15 pmTSN1, NHLN
Latvia vs. Kazakhstan1:15 pmTSN3
MAY 23RD SUNDAY
Great Britain vs. Slovakia5:15 amTSN4, NHLN
Norway vs. Italy5:15 amTSN1
Sweden vs. Belarus9:15 amTSN2
Kazakhstan vs. Finland9:15 amTSN1, NHLN
Denmark vs Switzerland1:15 pmTSN2
Canada vs. United States1:15 pmTSN1 / 3, NHLN
MAY 24TH MONDAY
Slovakia vs. Russia9:15 amTSN1 / 4
Latvia vs. Italy9:15 amTSN3
Czech Republic vs. Belarus1:15 pmTSN2
Germany vs. Canada1:15 pmTSN1 / 3/4
MAY 25TH TUESDAY
Great Britain vs. Denmark9:15 amTSN3
United States vs. Kazakhstan9:15 amTSN1 / 4, NHLN
Switzerland vs Sweden1:15 pmTSN1 / 4
Finland vs. Norway1:15 pmTSN3
MAY 26TH WEDNESDAY
Russia vs. Denmark9:15 amTSN1 / 4
Kazakhstan vs. Germany9:15 amTSN3
Belarus vs. Great Britain1:15 pmTSN2
Canada vs. Norway1:15 pmTSN1 / 3/4
MAY 27TH THURSDAY
Switzerland vs Slovakia9:15 amTSN1
United States vs. Latvia9:15 amTSN4, NHLN
Sweden vs. Czech Republic1:15 pmTSN1 / 4
Finland vs. Italy1:15 pmTSN3
MAY 28TH FRIDAY
Sweden vs. Great Britain9:15 amTSN1 / 4
Kazakhstan vs. Canada9:15 amTSN3
Denmark vs. Belarus1:15 pmTSN1
Latvia vs. Norway1:15 amTSN3
MAY 29TH SATURDAY
Czech Republic vs. Great Britain5:15 amTSN1 / 4
Italy vs. Kazakhstan5:15 amTSN3
Switzerland vs. Russia9:15 amTSN1 / 4
Norway vs. United States9:15 amTSN3, NHLN
Slovakia vs. Denmark1:15 pmTSN1
Germany vs. Finland1:15 pmTSN3
MAY 30TH SUNDAY
Belarus vs Switzerland9:15 amTSN.ca/TSN application
Italy vs. Canada9:15 amTSN1 / 4
Sweden vs Slovakia1:15 pmTSN1
Finland vs. Latvia1:15 pmTSN3
MAY 31ST MONDAY
Czech Republic vs. Denmark9:15 amTSN1
USA vs. Germany9:15 amTSN4, NHLN
Russia vs Sweden1:15 pmTSN4
Norway vs. Kazakhstan1:15 pmTSN5
JUNE 1ST TUESDAY
Switzerland vs. Great Britain5:15 amTSN2
Canada vs. Finland5:15 amTSN1 / 4
Slovakia vs. Czech Republic9:15 amTSN1
Italy vs. United States9:15 amTSN4, NHLN
Russia vs. Belarus1:15 pmTSN1
Germany vs. Latvia1:15 pmTSN4
JUNE 3 THURSDAY
Quarter finals9:15 amTSN3
Quarter finals9:15 amTSN4
Quarter finals1:15 pmTSN3
Quarter finals1:15 pmTSN4
JUNE 5 SATURDAY
Semifinal7:15 amTSN1 / 5
Semifinal11:15 amTSN1 / 5
JUNE 6 SUNDAY
Bronze medal8:15 amTSN4 / 5
Gold medal1:15 pmTSN4 / 5

IIHF Men’s World Championship 2021 TV Channel List

NHL Network will telecast all American Games and also in other countries in the USA. NHL Network can also be watched on fuboTV and Sling TV.

TV ChannelCountry
TSN GOCanada
NHL NetworkUSA
Match TVRussia
SVT, TV4, Sveriges RadioSweden
YLEFinland
Ceske TelevizeCzech Republic
MySportsSwitzerland
BTRCBelarus
RTVSSlovakia

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