Cowley completes career with Team GB Gold medal
Genting Casino Coventry Blaze's all-time appearance leader, Russell Cowley ended his playing career with a first gold medal for his country as Team Great Britain gained promotion to Division 1A following the IIHF World Championships tournament at the SSE Arena in Belfast.
GB finished a perfect tournament by defeating Japan by a score of 4-0. The victory followed wins over Croatia, Estonia, Lithuania and Netherlands (who were relegated), earning the well celebrated promotion.
Liam Stewart, Blaze's Player of the Season for 2016/17 also scored twice in the tournament.