2017 Trans Tasman Challenge Series

By Jonathan Albright | Posted: Friday September 8, 2017

The 2017 Trans Tasman Challenge Series, as part of the 2017 Audi quattro Winter Games, began on Thursday night with a hard fought victory for the New Zealand Ice Blacks over the Australia Mighty Roos in Game 1, with the final score 4-1. Game two saw Australia rebound, 2-0. The final game was tied 3-3 after regulation, and Australia prevailed in the shootout.

Game #1, 7 September 2017, Queenstown Ice Arena.

NZL: 4, AUS: 1

Photos: https://wintergamesnz.bynder.com/web/3710068f167395cb/ice_hockey_test_-1_pr/

Game #1 can be viewed in its entirety here: https://www.facebook.com/iceblackshockey/videos/1252914598187764/

Game #2, 8 September 2017, Queenstown Ice Arena.

AUS: 2, NZL: 0

Photos: https://imagecentral.pixieset.com/icehockey-trans-tasmanseries/

Game #2 can be viewed in its entirety here: https://www.facebook.com/iceblackshockey/videos/1252886594857231/

Game # 3, 9 September 2017, Queenstown Ice Arena.

AUS: 4, NZL: 3 (SO)

Photos: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/k29trn1crzrm6or/AAADyOJ99uUcaUC9Hdsce2QLa?dl=0

Game #3 can be viewed in its entirety here: https://www.facebook.com/iceblackshockey/videos/1253589148120309/