The schedule has been confirmed for the Under-20 World Championship Division 2 Group A in Dumfries.

The six-team IIHF tournament runs from Sunday 10th to Saturday 16th December 2017 and will take place at Dumfries Ice Bowl.

GB will host Estonia, Japan, Korea, Netherlands and Romania.

The tournament begins on Sunday 10th December with Japan against Netherlands (1pm), Korea versus Estonia (4:30pm) and GB take on Romania at 8pm.

On Monday 11th December, it’s Netherlands against Korea (1pm), Japan and Romania go head-to-head at 4:30pm, while GB play Estonia at 8pm.

Tuesday will be a rest day and the action returns on Wednesday 13th December with Romania playing Estonia at 1pm, Japan versus Korea at 4:30pm and GB play Netherlands at 8pm.

On Thursday 14th December, Estonia play Japan (1pm), Netherlands face Romania (4:30pm) and GB go head-to-head with Korea at 8pm.

The second rest day follows on Friday and the tournament is completed on Saturday 16th December as Romania play Korea (1pm), Estonia against Netherlands (4:30pm) and GB versus Japan at 8pm.

Click here for a full tournament schedule.

Tickets for the tournament are now on sale and range from just £5 for a single match ticket to £25 for the full week championship pass.

There are generous discounts available for group discounts and up to two under-16s go free with every ticket-purchasing adult.

Tickets are available now from the Midsteeple Box Office and Ice Bowl, as well as online by clicking this link.