Worst Hockey Countries

The Top Ten

1 India India, officially the Republic of India, is a country in South Asia. It is the seventh-largest country by area, the second-most populous country (with over 1.2 billion people), and the most populous democracy in the world. Its capital is New Delhi. Some other major cities are Mumbai, Chennai, and Ahemdabad. ...read more.

The 2nd WORST Hockey players of All-time behind the Sri Lankans... - Nirmal1991USA

There aren't that many good hockey countries in Asia, unless you count Russia. India is better at cricket and soccer, in my opinion. - Canuck101

Indians... All they know are curry

Stupid India, T-Series and Cricket. Just bomb em.

2 Bahamas The Bahamas is an archipelago nation in the Caribbean, located south of the United States and north of Cuba.

The whole Country got just one point in the NHL, by Andre Deveaux. - booklover1

3 Lebanon

The whole Country got just nine points in the NHL, by Ed Hatoum. - booklover1

4 Jamaica

The whole Country got just ten points in the NHL, by Graeme Townshend. - booklover1

5 Belgium

The whole Country got just three points in the NHL, by Jan Benda. - bookl

6 Italy Italy, in italian Repubblica Italiana, is a unitary parliamentary republic in Europe. ...read more.

Italy's bette, than all the other teams in this list. After all, they are in the top division of the IIHF world championships, meanwhile countries like Nigeria don't even have a team

Italy does'nt play ice hockey

Italy's an ok hockey country, but why isn't Slovakia on the list? I mean, Zdeno Chara came from there.

7 Nigeria Nigeria, an African country on the Gulf of Guinea, has many natural landmarks and wildlife reserves. Protected areas such as Cross River National Park and Yankari National Park have waterfalls, dense rainforest, savanna and rare primate habitats. One of the most recognizable sites is Zuma Rock, a 725m-tall ...read more.

The whole Country got just five points in the NHL, by Rumun Ndur. - booklover1

8 Haiti

If you built an arena in Haiti it would be torn down to make charcoal.

I do not think they have any hocky rinks. Not that the country is poor. Its just that they live on football or sockcer.

9 Indonesia Indonesia, officially the Republic of Indonesia, is a country in Southeast Asia. Ruled by the Dutch for over 300 years and Japan for 3 years and 6 months, the country gained independence in 1945, or exactly in 17th August 1945. Jakarta is the capital city, located in the island of Java. Major languages ...read more.

The whole Country got just four points in the NHL, by Richie Regehr. - booklover1

Isn't it common for non-snowing countries to not be as good as countries that snow in terms of playing hockey?

We're good at other things, you know. We mostly play football, and we play badminton as if it was a part of us. Why don't you just take a look on our achievements on those two things? It may surprise you, who knows?

10 Tanzania Tanzania, officially the United Republic of Tanzania or simply U.R.T, is a large country in Eastern Africa within the African Great Lakes region.

The whole Country got just fourteen points in the NHL, by Chris Nielsen. - booklover1

This Country has zero true NHLers. YeƩ

The Contenders

11 Mexico Mexico, officially the United Mexican States, is a federal republic located in North America. The country is located between the U.S. and Central America, and is known for its Pacific and Gulf of Mexico beaches and its diverse landscape of mountains, deserts, and jungles.
12 Sri Lanka Sri Lanka, officially the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka and known from the beginning of British colonial rule until 1972 as Ceylon, is an island country in South Asia near south-east India.

Mostly only play field hockey, most can't even skate Sri Lanka small country mostly only summer sports

They have to be number one.

13 Japan Japan is an island country in East Asia in the Pacific Ocean. It lies off the eastern coast of the Asia Mainland (east of China, Korea, Russia) and stretching from the Sea of Okhotsk in the north to the East China Sea and near Taiwan in the southwest. ...read more.

The whole Country got just five points in the NHL, by Ryan O'Marra. - booklover1

14 United States The United States of America, or the U.S.A. for short, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, 48 of them are contiguous states. There are two other states, Alaska and Hawaii, which are north and south of the contiguous states, respectively. The United States declared its independence from the ...read more.

The United States of America is the greatest hockey team in the world. Canada, Russia, Finland, and Sweden all come secondary.

Canada beat the USA In 1920. The states were not able to beat Canada 'till 1960. 1996 World Cup was a major heartbreak. Canada beat them in '02. Than 2010

As a Canadian I hate team USA more than the Russians. I loathe the Americans.

Who just beat Canada in the Olympics? The US Eh!

15 China China, officially the People's Republic of China, is a sovereign state in East Asia. It is the world's most populous state, with a population of over 1.388 billion. It was established in 1949 by Chairman Mao, the president of the communist party. Its capital is Beijing. The major cities are Shanghai, ...read more.

Doesn't have any NHL AHL CHL or even qmjhl.


16 Israel The State of Israel is a country in the Middle East and the only country with a Jewish majority in the world but arab, african and east asian communities still can be found. ...read more.
17 Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia, officially known as the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, is an Arab state in Western Asia (Middle East) constituting the bulk of the Arabian Peninsula. The official Language is Arabic. The capital city is Riyadh.

Why is USA above Saudi Arabia? I am saying this as a Canadian. People in Saudi Arabia don't even know what hockey is.

18 Czech Republic Czechia, officially the Czech Republic, is a nation state in Central Europe bordered by Germany to the west, Austria to the south, Slovakia to the east and Poland to the northeast.
19 Iceland Iceland, also called the Republic of Iceland, is a Nordic island country between the North Atlantic and the Arctic Ocean.

They barely got any NHL guys.

20 Mongolia Mongolia is a landlocked unitary sovereign state in East Asia. Its area is roughly equivalent with the historical territory of Outer Mongolia, and that term is sometimes used to refer to the current state.

Came in last in all iihf hockey tournaments they participated in, and are last in the iihf world ranking.

21 Armenia Armenia is a country in the South Caucasus region of Eurasia. Located in Western Asia on the Armenian Highlands, it is bordered by Turkey to the west, Georgia to the north, the de facto independent Republic of Artsakh and Azerbaijan to the east, and Iran and Azerbaijan's exclave of Nakhchivan to the ...read more.

They cheated once which got them kicked out of the IIHF

22 Colombia
23 Vietnam Vietnam, officially the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, is the easternmost country on the Indochina Peninsula in Southeast Asia.
24 Georgia Georgia is a country in the Caucasus region. Located at the crossroads between Eastern Europe and Western Asia it is bounded to the west by the Black Sea, to the north by Russian Federation, to the south by Turkey and Armenia, and to the southeast by Azerbaijan. The country's capital and a largest city ...read more.
25 Bulgaria Bulgaria, officially the Republic of Bulgaria, was established in 681 ad. and since then it never changed it's name, which makes it one of the oldest countries in Europe. Located in the Balkan Peninsula between Greece, Turkey, Romania, Serbia, Macedonia and Black Sea. The Capital of Bulgaria is Sofia, ...read more.

If there is enough time in a single game we could loose by 50 goals...

26 Slovakia
27 Latvia Latvia, officially the Republic of Latvia, is a country in the Baltic region of Northern Europe, one of the three Baltic states.
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