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The best football player is Hamšík

Six time winner says he is glad he can spread the good name of Slovakia abroad. Compiled by Spectator staff ,22. Mar 2017, at 13:59

Marek Hamšík

Slovak Skier Vlhová steals show in Aspen slalomPhoto

Slovak alpine skiing marked a great triumph on March 18, as Petra Vlhová won in a slalom race at the World Cup Finals in the American city of Aspen and her older compatriot Veronika Velez-Zuzulová ended up fourth. Compiled by Spectator staff ,20. Mar 2017, at 14:04

Petrea Vlhová celerbates her victory in WC women's slalom in Aspen, March 18.
UPDATED: March 20, 17:40

Cibulková will place fourth in WTA, breaking the Slovak record of Mečíř

Slovak tennis player Dominika Cibulková broke the national record of Miloslav Mečíř, after 29 years, when she will place fourth in the world ranking in singles on March 20. Compiled by Spectator staff ,16. Mar 2017, at 14:05

Dominika Cibulkova

Paralympic skier wins second super-G race

Representatives in the men’s category were also successful. Compiled by Spectator staff ,15. Mar 2017, at 13:11

Henrieta Farkašová (l) and her guide Natália Šubrtová

Sagan won points classification at Tirreno-Adriatico cycling raceVideo

Although Sagan ended up 113th due to a potential collision with a pedestrian and a dog, he won the points classification. Compiled by Spectator staff ,14. Mar 2017, at 21:46

Sagan cylcing to his victory in an earleir, March 12, stage; overall, he ended 47th in the Tirreno-Adriatico cycling race.

Charges recommended against footballer Vladimír Weiss Jr.

Charges are to be filed against the Slovak national football team player Vladimír Weiss Jr. for drunk driving. Compiled by Spectator staff ,7. Mar 2017, at 22:03

Vladimír Weiss Jr

The surprise of young sprinter Volko

The weekend at the European Indoor Athletics saw a Slovak athlete take the second place, surprising not just audiences but also his coach. Compiled by Spectator staff ,7. Mar 2017, at 13:59

Ján Volko, runner winning silver medal at European Athletics Indoor Championships in Belgrade

Slovak sprinter second in 60m raceVideo

Ján Volko is the first Slovak athlete to compete in the 60m sprint. Compiled by Spectator staff ,6. Mar 2017, at 14:05

Britain's Richard Kilty (r) crosses the finish line to win the the men's 60-meter final ahead of second place Slovakia's Jan Volko (l).

Slovak para-cyclist defends world titleVideo

Jozef Metelka won two medals at the 2017 UCI Para-cycling Road World Cup in Los Angeles. Compiled by Spectator staff ,6. Mar 2017, at 14:00

Jozef Metelka

Košice marathon among the best marathons in the world

The International Marathon of Peace (MMM) is comparable with the best marathons in the world due to the times achieved, mainly in the men’s race, shows an analysis of sports results. Compiled by Spectator staff ,5. Mar 2017, at 6:40

The winner of MMM 2016 David Kiyeng from Kenya

Sagan wins first race of 2017Video

The Slovak cyclist triumphed at the second race of the Belgian classics. Compiled by Spectator staff ,27. Feb 2017, at 13:32

Peter Sagan

Slovaks second in downhill World Cup

The Slovak team of four beat over-confident Germany, Italy and Switzerland losing only to France to take the first-ever medal in this competition. Compiled by Spectator staff ,14. Feb 2017, at 23:27

L-R: Slovak Matej Falat compeets against French Mathieu Faivre in St Moritz, February 14.

Slovak Fed Cup team beats Italy

The Slovak Fed Cup team surprisingly won over local national team in the Italian town of Forli, even without favourite Dominika Cibulková. Compiled by Spectator staff ,13. Feb 2017, at 14:10

Rebecca Šramková plays against Sara Errani.

Bratislava’s racecourse faces new challenges

The racecourse will get new management. Compiled by Spectator staff ,7. Feb 2017, at 6:32

Fancied Slovak team lost to Hungarians in Davis Cup

A shocking defeat from Hungarians came in a crucial tennis tournament. Compiled by Spectator staff ,6. Feb 2017, at 14:00

L-R: Slovak Martin Kližan shakes hands with his defeater, Hungarian Márton Fucsovics

Velez-Zuzulová ended second in Stockholm, Vlhová fifth

Slovak Alpine skiers were in good shape in the parallel World Cup slalom but failed to beat US skier Mikaela Shiffrin, again. Compiled by Spectator staff ,1. Feb 2017, at 7:08

L-R: Second placed Veronika Velez-Zuzulová, the winner Mikaela Shiffrin, and third placed Nina Loeseth, celebrate on podium after an alpine ski, women's World Cup parallel slalom in Stockholm, January 31.

Slovak skiers can continue competing

The skiing association will not force the racers to sign controversial statutes for now. Compiled by Spectator staff ,24. Jan 2017, at 13:18

Veronika Velez-Zuzulová (l) and Petra Vlhová (r)

Svitko would like to forget this year's Rally Dakar

One of Slovak motorbike racer participating in the 2017 Rally Dakar, Štefan Svitko, says he has never prepared better for the South American extreme rally. However, the man who placed second last year sees the… Compiled by Spectator staff ,16. Jan 2017, at 14:25

Štefan Svitko at the Dakar Rally in Paraguay

Svitko got lost, Jakeš injured and gave up Dakar rally

A broken arm and faulty navigation have ended the dreams of two Slovak bikers, although in different ways. Compiled by Spectator staff ,9. Jan 2017, at 13:40

Štefan Svitko in Dakar Rally, January 6.

Lightning strikes Slovak motorcyclist in Dakar Rally

Despite injury Jakeš finishes stage. Compiled by Spectator staff ,5. Jan 2017, at 23:18

Ivan Jakeš

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