The ice hockey world championship bids farewell to Košice

The final games will be played in Bratislava.

(Source: SME)

The 2019 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship has moved into its final stages.

The Steel Arena in Košice held its last matches on May 23. The championship lured some 90,000 visitors to the city, according to the estimates.

The four best teams of the competition, Canada, Russia, Finland and the Czech Republic, will now play at the Ondrej Nepela Arena in Bratislava.

The semifinal matches (between Russia and Finland, and Canada and the Czech Republic) will take place on May 25 (at 15:15 and 19:15), the match for third place on May 26 at 15:45, and the finals on May 26 at 20:15.

Get daily Slovak news directly to your inbox

The processing of personal data is subject to our Privacy Policy and the Cookie Policy. Before submitting your e-mail address, please make sure to acquaint yourself with these documents.

Theme: Hockey

Read more articles by the topic
This article is also related to other trending topics:
Bratislava

Top stories

New semester at Slovakia's top IT school started with a strike

The series of events that led to the strike started with the firing of a former dean, strike set to continue.

Strike at FIIT STU

Former American baseball pro has found home base in Bratislava

Tom Johnson, who pitched for the Minnesota Twins, directs a non-profit that uses baseball for youth outreach in Slovakia.

Tom Johnson

Slovak economy sped up at the end of 2019

But the prediction for 2020 remains gloomy.