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A great victory. Slovakia defeats the US ice hockey team

The country is hosting this year’s IIHF ice hockey worlds, with matches being held in Bratislava and Košice.Compiled by Spectator staff, 10. May 2019, at 22:31


Slovakia kicks off the ice hockey worlds with a match against the United States

The 2019 IIHF World Championships matches are being held in Bratislava and Košice.Compiled by Spectator staff, 10. May 2019, at 9:00

Mascot of 2019 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship Slovakia, bear Macejko.

P. Sagan: I am motivated to win again

The Slovak cyclist was listed among the top ten greatest Slovaks. Does Peter Sagan see himself as a great Slovak, though?Miloslav Šebela9. May 2019, at 8:37

Slovak cyclist Peter Sagan promotes a commemorative medal of his success.

National Cycling Centre to be built in Orechová Potôň

It will be accessible for both professional cyclists and amateurs.Compiled by Spectator staff, 10. Apr 2019, at 13:43

Peter Sagan

Biathlete Kuzmina dominated in women's 10 km pursuit

She did not make any mistake at the shooting range.Compiled by Spectator staff, 23. Mar 2019, at 16:19

Anastasia Kuzmina

Kuzmina bids farewell to her career with a victory in sprint

Anastasia Kuzmina won the March 21 sprint, while another Slovak biathlete, Paulína Fialková, placed third.Compiled by Spectator staff, 21. Mar 2019, at 22:58

Anastasia Kuzmina and her third globe

Hamšík voted the best Slovak football player of 2018

The Slovak midfielder won the title eight times in the last 10 years.Compiled by Spectator staff, 19. Mar 2019, at 22:09

Slovak midfielder Marek Hamšík was named Slovakia's Football Player of the Year.

Vlhová wins bronze in the final World Cup's giant slalom

The Slovak skier stood on the podium 14 times this season. Of her five victories, three were in giant slalom.Compiled by Spectator staff, 17. Mar 2019, at 13:14

Petra Vlhová after completing the second round of giant slalom in Soldeu, Andorra.

Vlhová ends third in the final World Cup slalom this season

However, she ends second in the World Cup slalom standing.Compiled by Spectator staff, 16. Mar 2019, at 14:02

Petra Vlhová shows her medal for finishing second in the alpine ski, women's slalom discipline, at the alpine ski, World Cup finals in Soldeu, Andorra, on March 16, 2019.

Biathlete Anastasia Kuzmina is the world champion in sprint

It is her first gold medal from the world championships.Compiled by Spectator staff, 8. Mar 2019, at 17:40

Left to right: Norway's Ingrid Landmark Tandrevold, Slovakia's Anastasia Kuzmina and Germany's Laura Dahlmeier

Petra Vlhová wins giant slalom in Špindlerův Mlýn

It is her third triumph in World Cup giant slalom this season.Compiled by Spectator staff, 8. Mar 2019, at 14:42

Petra Vlhová in Špindlerův Mlýn

Police detained people for faking ice hockey world championship tickets

They recommend that people be careful and purchase tickets from authorised sellers.Compiled by Spectator staff, 7. Mar 2019, at 13:01

Mascot of 2019 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship Slovakia, bear Macejko.

Opening match at new stadium spoiled by racism

Coaches of both teams condemned such behaviour. Punishment awaits Slovan.Compiled by Spectator staff, 5. Mar 2019, at 14:09

Myenty Abena and Andraž Šporar during the match.

Special trains will carry fans to the ice hockey world championships

There will be seven special trains, dispatched on the days the Slovak team is playing in Košice.Compiled by Spectator staff, 4. Mar 2019, at 21:41


New National Football Stadium hosts its first match

The opening ceremony was accompanied by a laser show and a football match between Bratislava and Trnava.Compiled by Spectator staff, 4. Mar 2019, at 13:40

National Football Stadium at Tehelné Pole

Vlhová won also slalom in Jasná

The Slovak skier already won giant slalom on March 2.Compiled by Spectator staff, 3. Mar 2019, at 15:58

Petra Vlhová

Vlhová wins European Cup's giant slalom in Jasná

She was second after the first round.Compiled by Spectator staff, 2. Mar 2019, at 13:40

l-r: Marlene Schmotz, Petra Vlhová and Eva-Maria Brem

Foreigners in Slovakia promote the ice hockey world championship

In videos, they tell fans from abroad that Slovakia has much to offer.Compiled by Spectator staff, 19. Feb 2019, at 13:57

Mascot of 2019 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship Slovakia, bear Macejko.

Vlhová wins bronze in women’s slalom at the world championships

It is her third medal won in Are, Sweden.Compiled by Spectator staff, 16. Feb 2019, at 15:34

Petra Vlhová