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Slovak shooter wins women’s skeet at European Championships

Danka Barteková won the skeet competition, while two other Slovak shooters triumphed in the double trap mixed teams’ competition in Leobersdorf.Compiled by Spectator staff, 13. Aug 2018, at 13:15

Sport shooter Danka barteková trains, illustrative stock photo.

Mikita: A migrant child who became an ice-hockey starPhoto

The legendary ice-hockey player passed away on August 7 at the age of 78.Boris Vanya13. Aug 2018, at 9:58

Legendary Blackhawk, ice-hockey player with Slovak roots Stan Mikita

Slovak race walker Tóth: "Silver has the worth of gold for me"

Matej Tóth wins medal by displaying remarkable effort in the final few kilometres.Compiled by Spectator staff, 8. Aug 2018, at 0:18

Slovak race walker Matej Tóth on his way to silver at European Championship, August 7, 2018.

Lacrosse: the underdog sport of Slovakia

Lacrosse is gaining popularity in Slovakia and neighboring states but support for the North American sport remains low.Anna Fay, 1. Aug 2018, at 10:00

Members of the Tricksters in action.

Sagan: Happy to have survived this year's TdFPhoto

This year’s Tour was a combination of contrasts for the current world champion.Miloslav Šebela30. Jul 2018, at 22:40

Winners of individual categories at Tour de France 2018, Sagan (R) in green jersey.

Peter Sagan announces split with his wife Katarína

The Slovak cycling star who has a young son said “It will be much better this way”.Compiled by Spectator staff, 20. Jul 2018, at 6:41

Peter Sagan marries Katarína, November 2015.

Sagan won the fifth Tour de France stageVideo

The record-breaking Slovak cyclist, along with rival Fernando Gaviria, is making Tour de France a two-man show.Compiled by Spectator staff, 11. Jul 2018, at 23:19

Sagan is cycling to victory in the fifth stage of Tour de France 2018.

Sagan wins second stage of the Tour de France, profiting from a mass crashVideo

The reigning world champion Peter Sagan has won the yellow jersey and takes the lead in the green-jersey points’ classification competition.Compiled by Spectator staff, 9. Jul 2018, at 13:41

Peter Sagan rejoices afetr his victory at TdF, July 8

Will you watch the quidditch world cup? Slovaks will be playing

The team wants to show that despite the small number of players, Slovakia can play a great game.Compiled by Spectator staff, 28. Jun 2018, at 13:56

Slovak quidditch team at The 2016 IQA World Cup in Frankfurt, Germany.

Slovak coach Kretovič on Icelanders: They always think positively and consider obstacles as opportunities

The Slovak who once coached members of the Icelandic football team comments on the national habit of always thinking positively.Pavol Spál27. Jun 2018, at 18:20

Pavol Kretovič has worked in Iceland as a player and coach since the 1990s.

Punishments issued for match-rigging in Slovak football

The recent case results in 6 people charged and 12 suspended.Compiled by Spectator staff, 27. Jun 2018, at 14:09

Illustrative stock photo

Long breakaway gives Slovak championship to Sagan, surprising everyoneVideo

Even former cycling legend and sports commentator Jan Svorada was shocked by the breakaway which secured Sagan's sixth victory in the Slovak championship.Compiled by Spectator staff, 25. Jun 2018, at 14:29

Peter Sagan wins the Czech y Slovak Championship, June 24, 2018

Inter Milan will teach young footballers

The aim is to train young talents in their home environment using the Italian team’s know-how.Compiled by Spectator staff, 7. Jun 2018, at 13:46

The Nordic walker with the best technique in the world is SlovakPhoto

For Lucia Okoličányová, Nordic walking has become her love of life and philosophyJana Liptáková, 25. May 2018, at 9:17

Lucia Okoličányová

Slovak ice-hockey team will play in Košice

The Slovak team is slated to play in Košice, and not Bratislava, at next year’s Ice-hockey World Championship.Compiled by Spectator staff, 22. May 2018, at 22:58

Slovak Ice-hockey Association head, Martin Kohút

“I will not be playing ice-hockey anymore,” says Hossa

Health issues have caused the NHL player to withdraw from matches and consider moving back to Slovakia.Compiled by Spectator staff, 21. May 2018, at 14:13

Marián Hossa kisses the Stanley Cup won by his Chicago Blackhawks team in June 2015.

Slovak volunteer: It is a memorable experience to watch the Slovak children waiting for hockey playersPhoto

In Denmark, even student temp jobs pay the minimum hourly wage of ten euros.By Juraj Berzedi16. May 2018, at 17:52

Slovak student Katarína Kuchárová volunteers at the hockey World Championship in Denmark.

Slovakia’s Gaelic Football team offers a family away from home

The Slovak Shamrocks, established in 2011 under the Gaelic Athletic Association, recruits locals and expats of all ages and abilities to play the unusual game.Anna Fay, 16. May 2018, at 12:47

Members of the Slovak Shamrocks celebrate on the field.

Slovakia bids farewell to the championship with a victoryVideo

Despite defeating Belarus, Slovakia did not earn enough points to advance to the quarter-finals.Compiled by Spectator staff, 15. May 2018, at 18:32

Slovaks end another championship match with a lossVideo

The national ice hockey team did not defeat its rivals from Russia.Compiled by Spectator staff, 14. May 2018, at 18:27