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United Arab Emirates
Nickname(s) فريق دبي (Team Dubai)
Association UAE Ice Hockey Association
Head coach Marko Zidarevic
Most games Omar Al Shamshi (14)
Most points Juma Al Dhaheri (28)
First international
 United Arab Emirates 4 - 0 Thailand 
(Changchun, China; January 26, 2007)
Biggest win
 United Arab Emirates 9 - 0 Morocco 
(Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates; June 16, 2008)
Biggest defeat
 Kazakhstan 38 - 0 United Arab Emirates 
(Changchun, China; January 27, 2007)
Arab Cup of Ice Hockey
Appearances 1 (first in 2008)
Best result Med 1.png (2008)
IIHF Challenge Cup of Asia
Appearances 1 (first in 2009)
Best result Med 1.png (2009)
International record (W–L–T)
12-2-0


The UAE ice hockey team is the national ice hockey team of the United Arab Emirates. The team is operated under the UAE Ice Hockey Association, a member of the International Ice Hockey Federation. The coach is Yury Faikou.

In June 2008, UAE took part in the inaugural Arab Cup of Ice Hockey in Abu Dhabi, also involving the national teams of Algeria, Morocco and Kuwait. UAE went on to finish first in the standings and won the gold medal after defeating Kuwait 4-1. UAE won gold in the 2009 IIHF Challenge Cup of Asia.

In 2010, the team is set to take place in the Division III IIHF World Championship. Although the team is not ranked in the world rankings, they will play against Ireland, Luxembourg, and Greece.New head coach is Teemu Taruvuori (from Finland).

All-time Record against other nations

As of May 28, 2009

Team GP W T L GF GA
 Kuwait 3 3 0 0 13 5
 Algeria 2 2 0 0 16 6
 Thailand 2 2 0 0 9 3
 Morocco 1 1 0 0 9 0
 Macau 1 1 0 0 7 0
 Hong Kong 1 1 0 0 5 1
 Singapore 1 1 0 0 4 2
 Malaysia 1 1 0 0 3 1
 North Korea 1 0 0 1 2 9
 Kazakhstan 1 0 0 1 0 38

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