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Tickets for the Final Round

Tickets for the Final Round

Sufficient tickets available for quarter-finals

Published 18.05.2017 00:18 GMT+2 | Author Organizing Committee
Tickets for the Final Round
COLOGNE, GERMANY - MAY 16: Germany fan celebrates after a second period goal against Latvia during preliminary round action at the 2017 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship. (Photo by Andre Ringuette/HHOF-IIHF Images)
After the 53rd game of the 2017 IIHF WM the total number of attendants exceeded in comparison with 2010. For the final round there are still tickets available.

The results of groups A and B in the preliminary round of the 2017 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship in Cologne have brought up the following quarter-final constellations for Thursday, May 18:

Cologne – LANXESS arena

  • Quarter-final 1 at 16:15: USA-Finland – Still 8,300 tickets available
  • Quarter-final 3 at 20:15: Canada-Germany – Still 7,200 tickets available

Paris – AccorHotels Arena

  • Quarter-final 2 at 16:15: Russia-Czech Republic – Still 6,400 tickets available
  • Quarter-final 4 at 20:15: Switzerland-Sweden – Still 5,400 tickets available

A good number of tickets are also still available for both semi-finals on 20 May as well as for the Bronze- and Gold Medal Game on 21 May (all games in Cologne).

With game 53 Russia vs. USA (3-5) of the 2017 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship, the total attendance number of the 2010 IIHF Worlds in Germany could already be surpassed even before the end of the preliminary round. In 2010, a total of 548,768 spectators came to see the 56 games in Gelsenkirchen (Schalke football stadium), Cologne and Mannheim. At this year's 2017 IIHF Worlds, already 584,827 people followed the 56 preliminary round games. Cologne registered 375,497 spectators so far. The attendance in Paris significantly surpassed the barrier of 200,000 spectators with actually 209,330 game visitors by now.

Tickets for the remaining eight games of the 2017 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship at Cologne’s LANXESS arena and Paris’ AccorHotels Arena are available:

  • at the box offices of the arenas
  • online at and
  • via ticket phone: +49 1806 2017 01 for Germany and +33 892 69 20 17 for France (phone charges will apply depending on country and network calling from).


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