Trainer Filc keeps his job

Slovak national hockey team coach Ján Filc held on to his post March 13 by a margin of six votes to one in the executive council of the Slovak Ice Hockey Federation. Slovakia finished in 13th place at the 2002 Winter Olympics, disappointing many who had expected the country to at least penetrate the top eight finalists.

Compiled by Tom Nicholson from press reports.
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