Women's EuroHockey Championship III


The Women's EuroHockey Championship III, formerly known as the Women's EuroHockey Nations Challenge I, is a competition for European national field hockey teams. It is the third level of European field hockey Championships for national teams.

Women's EuroHockey Championship III
Current season, competition or edition:
2021 Women's EuroHockey Championship III
FormerlyWomen's EuroHockey Nations Challenge I
SportField hockey
Founded2005; 16 years ago (2005)
Inaugural season2005
No. of teams8
ConfederationEHF (Europe)
Most recent
champion(s)
 France (1st title)
(2019)
Most titles Wales (2 titles)
Level on pyramid3

This is the lowest tier and there is promotion to the second tier.[1] The two first ranked teams qualify for the next Women's EuroHockey Championship II and are replaced by the two lowest-ranked teams from that tournament.

The tournament has been won by seven different teams: Wales has the most titles with two and the Czech Republic, France, Lithuania, Russia, Switzerland and Turkey have all won the tournament once. The most recent edition was held in Lipovci, Slovenia and was won by France. The next edition will again be held in Lipovci, Slovenia in August 2021.[2]

Results


Year Host Final Third place game
Winner Score Runner-up Third place Score Fourth place
2005
Details
Prague, Czech Republic
Czech Republic
3–2
Austria

Slovakia
3–2
Croatia
2007
Details
Zagreb, Croatia
Wales
2–2 (a.e.t.)
(2–0 p.s.)

Poland

Switzerland
1–0
Slovakia
2009
Details
Olten, Switzerland
Switzerland
2–0
Czech Republic

Austria
2–0
Slovakia
2011
Details
Vienna, Austria
Lithuania
Round-robin
Austria

Czech Republic
Round-robin
Turkey
2013
Details
Athens, Greece
Wales
Round-robin
Czech Republic

Switzerland
Round-robin
Turkey
2015
Details
Sveti Ivan Zelina, Croatia
Russia
Round-robin
Lithuania

Turkey
Round-robin
Croatia
2017
Details
Sveti Ivan Zelina, Croatia
Turkey
2–1
Switzerland

Lithuania
6–1
Croatia
2019
Details
Lipovci, Slovenia
France
4–3
Lithuania

Switzerland
0–0
(2–1 s.o.)

Croatia
2021
Details
Lipovci, Slovenia

Summary

Team Winners Runners-up Third place Fourth place
 Wales 2 (2007, 2013)
 Czech Republic 1 (2005*) 2 (2009, 2013) 1 (2011)
 Lithuania 1 (2011) 2 (2015, 2019) 1 (2017)
  Switzerland 1 (2009*) 1 (2017) 3 (2007, 2013, 2019)
 Turkey 1 (2017) 1 (2015) 2 (2011, 2013)
 France 1 (2019)
 Russia 1 (2015)
 Austria 2 (2005, 2011*) 1 (2009)
 Poland 1 (2007)
 Slovakia 1 (2005) 2 (2007, 2009)
 Croatia 4 (2005, 2015*, 2017*, 2019)
* = host nation

Team appareances

Team
2005

2007

2009

2011

2013

2015

2017

2019

2021
Total
 Austria 2nd3rd2nd3
 Bulgaria 6th6th2
 Croatia 4th5th4th4th4thQ6
 Czech Republic 1st2nd3rd2nd4
 France 1st1
 Georgia 5th1
 Greece 6th1
 Hungary 6th1
 Lithuania 1st2nd3rd2nd4
 Poland 2nd1
 Portugal Q1
 Russia 1st1
 Serbia 7th1
 Serbia and Montenegro 7thDefunct1
 Slovenia 5th7thQ3
 Slovakia 3rd4th4th5th5th5thQ7
  Switzerland 5th3rd1st3rd5th2nd3rdQ8
 Turkey 8th6th4th4th3rd1stQ7
 Ukraine Q1
 Wales 1st1st2
Total875665578[3]

See also


References


  1. http://www.eurohockey.org/index.php?option=com_docman&task=cat_view&gid=17&Itemid=26 EHF website
  2. "EuroHockey Championships 2021". eurohockey.org. European Hockey Federation. 26 March 2021. Retrieved 27 March 2020.
  3. "Competitions Archive". European Hockey Federation. p. 20. Retrieved 2 August 2019.