The popular Swiss annual ice hockey competition is finally back after two years of cancellation. Spengler Cup 2022 has been announced for coming Monday.
Spengler Cup is the popular Swiss invitational ice hockey tournament. Since its founding in 1923, the event has been hosted annually in Switzerland. However, the event was cancelled for the past two years due to Covid-19 pandemic.
With the 2022 iteration, Spengler Cup is finally back. Like every year, it will again be held in Switzerland. A total of 6 teams are participating in the event. These are –
- Team Canada
- HC Sparta Praha
- HIFK Hockey
- Orebro HK
- HC Ambri-Piotta
- HC Davos
Divided in two groups, these teams participated in the group stage. The top teams of each group will proceed to the semifinals, while the following two will compete in quarterfinals for the empty semifinalist spot. Finally, the winning side of each semifinal match will be playing the championship decider match.
Details on schedule, venue, live stream and more related information on the Spengler Cup 2022 are listed below.
When will be Spengler Cup held?
- Group Stage Start Date: Monday, December 26, 2022
- Playoff Start Date: Thursday, December 29, 2022
- Time: 09:10 a.m. ET
Spengler Cup 2022 began on Monday, December 26, 2022 with the group stage match between HC Ambri-Piotta and Orebro HK at 09:10 a.m. ET. Playoff stage of the ice hockey tournament is scheduled to begin on Thursday, December 29, 2022.
Spengler Cup 2022 Schedule:
|Group Stage||December 26, 2022 – December 28, 2022||09:10 a.m., 02:15 p.m.|
|Quarterfinal||December 29, 2022||09:10 a.m., 02:15 p.m.|
|Semifinal||December 30, 2022||09:10 a.m., 02:15 p.m.|
|Final||December 31, 2022||06:20 a.m.|
Where will the event be held?
- Venue: Eisstadion Davos
- Location: Davos, Switzerland
The popular Swiss indoor ice hockey arena named “Eisstadion Davos” or “Vaillant Arena” will be the host venue of Spengler Cup 2022 like every year. With over 3,000 seat capacities, the venue is located in Davos, Switzerland.
How to watch Spengler Cup 2022 on TV?
As the official broadcast partner of Spengler Cup 2022, TSN will provide live broadcast of the event in Canada and nearby countries. Matches will be available on TSN2 and TSN3 channels.
How to Live Stream the event?
- TSN app
In addition to telecast, TSN will also provide live stream of the Spengler Cup 2022 matches via TSN.ca and TSN mobile app. Additionally, live stream of the event will be available in the official Spengler Cup Davos YouTube channel.