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Ice hockey: Slovakia in semifinals

THE SLOVAK ice-hockey team will play on May 8 against last year's world champion, Canada, in the semifinals of the 2004 World Championships in Prague.

The Slovaks advanced to the semifinals after beating the Swiss team 3:1 on May 6.

On May 8 the US team, who beat the hosting Czech Republic, will meet Sweden to determine Sunday's finals.

Compiled by Martina Pisárová from press reports
The Slovak Spectator cannot vouch for the accuracy of the information presented in its Flash News postings.

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