Pre-qualified according to the 2008 World Ranking

1. Canada
2. USA
3. Finland
4. Sweden
5. Switzerland
6. Russia


Final Olympic Qualification, November 6-9, 2008:

Group C in Bad Tölz, Germany

GP

W

OTW

OTL

L

PTS

Goals

1.

Slovakia

3

3

0

0

0

9

6-1

2.

Kazakhstan

3

2

0

0

1

6

9-3

3.

Germany

3

1

0

0

2

3

8-7

4.

France

3

0

0

0

3

0

4-16


Slovakia is qualified for the 2010 Olympic Winter Games.

Group D in Shanghai, China

GP

W

OTW

OTL

L

PTS

Goals

1.

China

3

3

0

0

0

9

11-3

2.

Japan

3

2

0

0

1

6

6-5

3.

Norway

3

0

1

0

2

2

3-9

4.

Czech Rep.

3

0

0

1

2

1

6-9


China is qualified for the 2010 Olympic Winter Games.


Olympic Pre-Qualification, September 2008:

Group A in Liepaja, Latvia

GP

W

OTW

OTL

L

PTS

Goals

1.

Slovakia

4

4

0

0

0

12

105-2

2.

Latvia

4

3

0

0

1

9

53-3

3.

Italy

4

2

0

0

2

6

51-8

4.

Croatia

4

1

0

0

3

3

31-36

5.

Bulgaria

4

0

0

0

4

0

1-192


Slovakia advances to the Final Olympic Qualification.

Group B in Maribor, Slovenia

GP

W

OTW

OTL

L

PTS

Goals

1.

Norway

3

3

0

0

0

9

19-2

2.

Great Britain

3

1

1

0

1

5

10-7

3.

Austria

3

1

0

1

1

4

10-5

4.

Slovenia

3

0

0

0

3

0

2-27


Norway advances to the Final Olympic Qualification.

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