Asia League took a break this week as both the Japanese and Korean Men's National teams were in action in Europe. Japan took part in the Hungarian Euro Ice Hockey Challenge while Korea was in the Austrian EIHC.
Japan 2:1 Italy - Nov 10
Poland 3:2 Japan - Nov 11
The VHL along with the China International Cultural Communication Center is set to launch the Silk Road Cup in the 2018-19 season. The full name of the competition will be the Silk Road Cup Super Hockey League or SHL for short.
The aim of the competition is to promote the sport of
First Japanese-born bench boss in 20 years
After returning from North America to helm the Nikko Icebucks, Yuji Iwamoto will run the Japanese national team.
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