Essen Rockets Win European Cup

August 29

This weekend Hallamshire Hornets and Norton Cyclones took part in the 2016 European Cup

SHC Rockets Essen from Germany won Men European Cup 2016 winning the final 7-4 (3-2, 3-1, 1-0) against HC Köln-West Rheinos also from Germany.

SHC Bienne Seelanders from Switzerland came third after a 4-3 win in extra time against TV Augsburg from Germany.

Final placings are as below.

12. Vienna 95ers / Austria

11. SHC Givisiez / Switzerland

10. SHC Malcantone / Switzerland

9. HallamShire Hornets / Great Britain

8. Samurai Iserlohn / Germany

7. Sayaluca / Switzerland

6. Gentofte Ravens II / Denmark

5. Norton Cyclones / Great Britain

4. TV Ausburg / Germany

3. SHC Bienne Seelanders / Switzerland

2. HC Koln-West Rheinos / Germany

1. SHC Rockets Essen / Germany


Topscorerlist - find attached:

1: #21, Richard Walsh, Hallamshire Hornets with 13 points (8 goals, 5 assists).

2: #11, Oliver Sommer, Gentofte Ravens II with 12 points (6 goals, 6 assists).

3: #71, Robin Weisheit, HC Köln-West Rheinos with 12 points (5 goals, 7 assists).

The Men European Cup 2016 took place in Lugano, Switzerland on August 26-28, 2016.


We will have a livestream from Lugano. Here are the links for this weekends live stream:

Day 1: www.youtube.com/watch?v=KBjHUadmHgk

Day 2: www.youtube.com/watch?v=pKO63Q8nvG0

Day 3: www.youtube.com/watch?v=zYpwneDCgwk

Here are the links for the summary and/or entire recordings on YouTube:

Day 1: www.youtube.com/watch?v=KBjHUadmHgk

Publication of results, standings, gamesheets and statistics:

iishfresults.org/2016_ECU-MEN_Results.pdf

iishfresults.org/2016_ECU-MEN_Gamesheets.pdf

iishfresults.org/2016_ECU-MEN_Stats.xls

12 teams from Austria, Denmark, Germany, Great Britain and Switzerland will compete. The defending champion is TV Augsburg from Germany.

Homepage for the tournament from the hosting club www.meucup2016.org