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The 2015-16 Czech 1. liga season was the 22nd season of the Czech 1. liga, the second level of ice hockey in the Czech Republic. 14 teams participated in the league.
The Czech Republic, also known by its short-form name, Czechia, is a landlocked country in Central Europe bordered by Germany to the west, Austria to the south, Slovakia to the east and Poland to the northeast. The Czech Republic covers an area of 78,866 square kilometres (30,450 sq mi) with a mostly temperate continental climate and oceanic climate. It is a unitary parliamentary republic, with 10.6 million inhabitants; its capital and largest city is Prague, with 1.3 million residents. Other major cities are Brno, Ostrava, Olomouc and Pilsen. The Czech Republic is a member of the European Union (EU), NATO, the OECD, the United Nations, the OSCE, and the Council of Europe.
HC Slavia Praha and HC Dukla Jihlava have won this season of the league, neither succeeded in the Extraliga qualification.
HC Slavia Praha is a Czech ice hockey team located in Prague playing the Czech 1st National Hockey League, the second-highest league in the country. Slavia played in the Extraliga from 1994 until 2015, winning the national championship in 2003 and 2008. The club plays its home games at Zimní stadion Eden in Prague. From 2004 until 2015, it played at O2 Arena.
HC Dukla Jihlava, founded in 1956, is an ice hockey team in the Czech Republic. It won the Czechoslovak Extraliga title 12 times: six consecutive championships beginning in 1967, then in 1974, four consecutive championships beginning in 1982, and again in 1991. As of 2017, HC Dukla Jihlava plays in the Czech Extraliga after being promoted from the Czech 1. liga in 2016-17.
The Czech Extraliga is the highest-level ice hockey league in the Czech Republic. It was created by the 1993 split of the Czechoslovak First Ice Hockey League following the breakup of Czechoslovakia. The league features 14 teams. It is considered as the fifth best ice hockey league in the world.
HC Sumperk was relegated to the Czech 2. liga after 5 years in the Czech 1. Liga. They have been replaced by HC Frýdek-Místek, who have been promoted from the 2. Liga.
14 teams compete in the league, with the top 6 teams at the end of the regular season play qualifying for the playoffs. The teams that finish 7th through 10th play a play-in series (best-of-five) to determine who will join the top six into the playoff quarter-finals (best-of-seven). No final is played. Instead, two teams which win the semifinals are declared co-champions and both advance to the qualifying group against two worst placed teams at the end of the Extraliga regular season.
The four lowest ranked teams (11–14) after the regular season play in a play-out group (12 games, all regular-season matches are counted into the ranking). The worst team after 12 rounds is relegated to the Czech 2. Liga.
|2.||HC Dukla Jihlava||52||29||4||3||16||163:124||98|
|3.||ČEZ Motor České Budějovice||52||28||6||1||17||185:142||97|
|4.||HC Slavia Praha||52||24||8||6||14||172:135||94|
|5.||LHK Jestřábi Prostějov||52||22||4||10||16||148:156||84|
|6.||HC ZUBR Přerov||52||23||6||3||20||161:149||84|
|7.||AZ Havířov 2010||52||24||2||3||23||157:154||79|
|8.||HC Slovan Ústečtí Lvi||52||21||3||6||22||176:178||75|
|9.||Sportovní Klub Kadaň||52||18||6||5||23||146:159||71|
|10.||HC Stadion Litoměřice||52||15||10||6||21||149:177||71|
|11.||SK Horacka Slavia Trebic||52||17||6||7||22||129:147||70|
|12.||HC Benátky nad Jizerou||52||16||5||3||28||129:144||61|
|Round of 16||Quarter-finals||Semi-finals||Final|
|HC Slovan Ústečtí Lvi||4|
|HC Slovan Ústečtí Lvi||3|
|HC Slovan Ústečtí Lvi||1|
|HC Dukla Jihlava||4|
|HC Dukla Jihlava|
|HC Dukla Jihlava||4|
|AZ Havířov 2010||1|
|HC Stadion Litoměřice||0|
|AZ Havířov 2010||3|
|HC Slavia Praha|
|HC Slavia Praha||4|
|LHK Jestřábi Prostějov||0|
|LHK Jestřábi Prostějov|
|HC Slavia Praha||4|
|ČEZ Motor České Budějovice||0||Third place|
|ČEZ Motor České Budějovice|
|ČEZ Motor České Budějovice||4||not played|
|HC ZUBR Přerov||1|
|HC ZUBR Přerov|
|2.||HC Karlovy Vary||12||6||1||0||5||42:34||20|
|3.||HC Slavia Praha||12||3||3||2||4||34:36||17|
|3.||HC Dukla Jihlava||12||2||1||2||7||25:23||10|
HC Litvinov have qualified to the Extraliga for the 2016-17 season.
HC Karlovy Vary have qualified to the Extraliga for the 2016-17 season.
HC Slavia Praha failed to qualify for the 2016-17 Czech Extraliga season. They will resume playing in the Czech 1. Liga.
HC Dukla Jihlava failed to qualify for the 2016-17 Czech Extraliga season. They will resume playing in the Czech 1. Liga.
|1.||SK Horacka Slavia Trebic||58||17||6||8||27||137:172||71|
|2.||HC Benátky nad Jizerou||58||18||6||4||30||144:159||70|
Salith Šumperk was relegated.
Orli Znojmo is a Czech-based ice hockey team that currently plays in the Austrian Hockey League. The club is based in Znojmo and their home arena is Nevoga arena.
Hokejový Klub Dukla Trenčín is a professional Slovak ice hockey club based in Trenčín, playing in the Slovak Extraliga. The club has won three Slovak league championships and one Czechoslovak league championship (1992). The team is nicknamed Vojaci, meaning "Soldiers" in English.
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The Chance Liga is the second-highest level of professional ice hockey in the Czech Republic, after the Extraliga. It began in 1993 and is run and administered by Czech Ice Hockey Association.
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