Press, a.s.rss_contact_email will play against Russia in quarterfinals2017-04-19T13:09:35ZSlovakia advances to the quarterfinals from third place, after defeating Switzerland. Slovak ice hockey players advance to the quarterfinals2017-04-18T13:45:51ZThe last match in the preliminary round will decide on their rival for the quarterfinals. hosts U18 hockey world championship2017-04-12T13:27:20ZThe hosting towns have adopted tightened security measures, but also measures to protect the environment. player may benefit from law loophole2017-04-11T13:35:06ZSlovak legislation does not take into consideration the possibility of having two people behind the steering wheel. beat Slovaks and even Kenyan in the Devín-Bratislava run2017-04-10T14:15:14ZThe jubilee 70th year of the National Run Devín-Bratislava ended with a surprising triumph of Hungarian runners. player Weiss acquitted of charges2017-04-06T14:03:52ZApparently, the cause of prosecution didn't take place. subsidy for national stadium is uncertain2017-04-05T22:38:17ZThe Education Ministry still has not received permission to allocate money for the stadium’s completion from the EC, while the construction works are late. runner wins Bratislava marathon for first time2017-04-03T15:10:11ZBratislava saw a historical moment on April 2, 2017: for the first time, a Slovak long-distance athlete won a marathon in Bratislava. beats Malta in World Cup qualification2017-03-27T14:03:40ZThe Slovak team beat Malta on March 26 evening at the Maltese stadium in Ta’Qali in their third consecutive winning qualification match. best football player is Hamšík2017-03-22T13:59:15ZSix time winner says he is glad he can spread the good name of Slovakia abroad. Skier Vlhová steals show in Aspen slalom2017-03-20T14:04:47ZSlovak 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.á will place fourth in WTA, breaking the Slovak record of Mečíř2017-03-16T14:05:50ZSlovak 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. skier wins second super-G race2017-03-15T13:11:17ZRepresentatives in the men’s category were also successful. won points classification at Tirreno-Adriatico cycling race2017-03-14T21:46:14ZAlthough Sagan ended up 113th due to a potential collision with a pedestrian and a dog, he won the points classification. recommended against footballer Vladimír Weiss Jr.2017-03-07T22:03:58ZCharges are to be filed against the Slovak national football team player Vladimír Weiss Jr. for drunk driving. surprise of young sprinter Volko2017-03-07T13:59:27ZThe weekend at the European Indoor Athletics saw a Slovak athlete take the second place, surprising not just audiences but also his coach. sprinter second in 60m race2017-03-06T14:05:06ZJán Volko is the first Slovak athlete to compete in the 60m sprint. para-cyclist defends world title2017-03-06T14:00:16ZJozef Metelka won two medals at the 2017 UCI Para-cycling Road World Cup in Los Angeles.šice marathon among the best marathons in the world2017-03-05T06:40:00ZThe 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. wins first race of 20172017-02-27T13:32:11ZThe Slovak cyclist triumphed at the second race of the Belgian classics. second in downhill World Cup2017-02-14T23:27:45ZThe Slovak team of four beat over-confident Germany, Italy and Switzerland losing only to France to take the first-ever medal in this competition. Fed Cup team beats Italy2017-02-13T14:10:51ZThe Slovak Fed Cup team surprisingly won over local national team in the Italian town of Forli, even without favourite Dominika Cibulková.’s racecourse faces new challenges2017-02-07T06:32:25ZThe racecourse will get new management. Slovak team lost to Hungarians in Davis Cup2017-02-06T14:00:47ZA shocking defeat from Hungarians came in a crucial tennis tournament.á ended second in Stockholm, Vlhová fifth2017-02-01T07:08:31ZSlovak Alpine skiers were in good shape in the parallel World Cup slalom but failed to beat US skier Mikaela Shiffrin, again. skiers can continue competing2017-01-24T13:18:44ZThe skiing association will not force the racers to sign controversial statutes for now. would like to forget this year's Rally Dakar2017-01-16T14:25:07ZOne 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 current, 39th edition as a disaster. got lost, Jakeš injured and gave up Dakar rally2017-01-09T13:40:51ZA broken arm and faulty navigation have ended the dreams of two Slovak bikers, although in different ways. strikes Slovak motorcyclist in Dakar Rally2017-01-05T23:18:00ZDespite injury Jakeš finishes stage.á Bystrica takes over baton of City of Sport from Košice2017-01-05T16:36:57ZBanská Bystrica heads into 2017 as a European City of Sport, encouraged by Košice's success. excel in Zagreb2017-01-03T23:47:36ZTriumphs help alpine ski racers to improve their position in World Cup standings. shows off his new bike2017-01-03T13:53:10ZThe cyclist also officially changed teams in the beginning of 2017.á second in World Cup race in Semmering2016-12-30T12:49:56ZAt the place she first won a World Cup race in 2012, at the Austrian resort of Semmering, Slovak skier Veronika Velez-Zuzulová came in second. ski representatives get unpleasant present2016-12-28T12:47:42ZThe problem pertains to a disagreement over signing the document that sets the statute of a representative. beats Brexit and Trump2016-12-23T15:30:03Z2016 was a year of exceptional sporting success for Slovakia. walker Tóth is athlete of the year2016-12-23T00:20:13ZFamous cyclist Peter Sagan is second. wins in another poll2016-12-20T22:16:02ZThe successful Slovak cyclist outperforms his opponents.á loses only to Shiffrin2016-12-12T14:13:25ZSlovak slalom skiers have been successful recently; Veronika Velez-Zuzulová is the best slalom skier in the world second only to US Mikaela Shiffrin.š died of overdose2016-12-06T23:19:12ZThe coroner confirmed that the deceased ice-hockey player was addicted to heroin. receives prestigious Vélo d’Or2016-12-06T13:54:18ZThe Slovak cyclist finished a successful season. delegates choose their new chair2016-11-28T23:28:47ZFormer chairman František Chmelár has held the post for four full terms since 1999á second in World Cup slalom in Killington2016-11-28T13:27:03ZSlovak skier Veronika Velez-Zuzulová ended up second in second World Cup of season. football team 25th in FIFA ranking2016-11-24T22:26:58ZArgentina with 1634 points remains at the top of the ranking. players advance to the European championship2016-11-24T13:50:50ZThe Slovak female players were among six best second-place teams. representation ends 2016 with a draw2016-11-16T13:40:16ZThe friendly football match against Austria ended 0:0. players allegedly without wages2016-11-15T13:40:09ZHockey players have not received wages since July, including a bonus. female alpine skiers were successful2016-11-14T14:34:44ZSlovak female alpine skiing slalom looks ready to repeat last year's successes again this winter. wins another World Cup qualification match2016-11-11T14:00:00ZSlovakia defeats Lithuania 4:0. Slovaks finish successful year with a victory2016-11-10T06:53:54ZUnder-21 representatives find success, prepare for next year's championships. ice hockey player Svatoš died2016-11-08T01:09:33ZWhile Marek Svatoš was considered a huge talent, he suffered frequent injuries which hindered him from gaining notable success. wins Deutschland Cup2016-11-07T13:57:02ZThe underdog Slovak team surprisingly won the Deutschland Cup – after five years.šice awarded best European City of Sport2016-11-03T23:37:28ZAlmost 390,000 people participated in nearly 500 sporting events in Košice during first nine months of 2016.á wants to win grand slam title2016-11-01T22:44:29ZThe current world champion now plans to go on holiday and then start preparation for the next season. Singapore winner: This is the biggest success of my career so far2016-10-31T13:47:48ZSlovak tennis player Dominika Cibulková beat world No. 1, Angelique Kerber, at the WTA tournament in Singapore.'s Cibulková wins WTA Finals2016-10-30T14:58:14ZDominika Cibulková's records a life achievement after defeating German Angelique Kerber.á advances to WTA Championship semi-final2016-10-27T22:47:29ZIn the semi-final match, the Slovak number one will challenge Russian, Svetlana Kuznetsova.á fought well but lost to player ranked first in the world2016-10-24T14:07:50ZSlovak tennis player Dominika Cibulková played her first match at the WTA Tour world championship in Singapore with Angelique Kerber, global No 1. scores his 500th goal2016-10-19T13:42:24ZThe forward and winner of three Stanley Cups is only the third Slovak to achieve this success, and the 44th in all of the NHL.á won title in Linz, reached WTA Finals2016-10-17T23:58:55ZSlovak tennis player won the third title of the season and seventh in her career, whereby she jumped in the world WTA ranking to her career best, eighth place. cyclist Sagan defended world champion title2016-10-17T13:42:18ZSagan came from behind in the last sprint to earn a first-place finish, again demonstrating his dominance in cycling. wins the first World Cup qualification match2016-10-11T13:05:50ZSlovakia defeats Scotland 3:0. advance to the European football championships2016-10-10T12:51:00ZSlovakia has not had a representative at the championship since 2000. loses its second World Cup qualification match2016-10-09T08:42:56ZThe Slovak national side was beaten by the team from Slovenia. The qualification match for the 2018 World Cup in Russia ended with a result of 0:1. became a season's world number one2016-10-03T22:06:11ZSlovak racer and current world and European champion has dominated the prestigious ranking WorldTour in 2016. football player Weiss accused, but released from preliminary arrest2016-10-03T21:54:23ZWeiss allegedly drove a car under the influence of alcoholšice Marathon without time record but with record participation2016-10-03T13:40:25ZThe oldest marathon in Europe was won by Kenyan Kiyneg; although no time record was broken, there was record participation. Europe loses the first finals match2016-09-28T13:33:34ZThe only goal was scored by Slovak player Tomáš Tatar. may not defend his world title2016-09-27T12:53:32ZBut a British journalist thinks he will eventually compete. Europe surprisingly in World Cup finals, Slovaks scored2016-09-26T14:02:01ZTeam Europe had been previously considered an outsider at the Hockey World Cup, defying even experts. team loses to Canada, makes it to semi-finals2016-09-22T13:46:03ZAlthough “Team Europe” lost to Canada in the first round of A Group at the World Cup of Hockey 2016, they will proceed to the semi-finals. Europe closing in on semi-finals2016-09-20T12:48:36ZThe squad composed also of Slovak players has already won two matches at the 2016 World Cup of Hockey in Toronto. athletes experienced second-best Paralympics2016-09-20T06:53:59ZEleven medals, of which five are gold, is a fantastic result for such a small country like Slovakia, says the chair of the country's paralympic committee. is first professional cyclist to win European Championship2016-09-19T14:15:07ZSlovak cyclist Peter Sagan can be called “The Lord of the Jerseys”, the Sme daily wrote. Two medals in one discipline for Slovakia2016-09-15T10:28:24ZAt the Paralympics in Rio, Slovak Jozef Metelka won gold while Patrik Kuril won a bronze medal – both in the cycling time trial in C4 group.čová wins another medal2016-09-14T13:16:20ZThe Paralympic shooter now has three medals. disabled athletes win another gold2016-09-13T13:42:30ZThe national team also won its first Paralympics medal in boccia. has three golds, one silver2016-09-12T14:35:35ZRifle shooter Veronika Vadovičová won the first Rio paralympic medal for Slovakia on the first day of the games. Two more golds and one silver medal were added by September 12. youths beat Cyprus by class difference2016-09-05T23:12:36ZThe youth football team from Slovakia is very close to 2017 UEFA Euro-U21s in Poland. loses its first World Cup qualification match2016-09-04T20:10:15ZThe Slovak national representation was beaten the team from England again, losing the match 0:1. plays against England2016-09-04T08:41:44ZThe countries compete in their fifth match. athletes leave for Rio2016-08-30T14:23:19ZSlovakia has already won 48 medals at the Paralympics, expects eight more.ák introduced players for match against England2016-08-24T06:41:39ZSlovak football players will play their first world cup qualification match on September 4. representation satisfied with the Olympics2016-08-22T14:03:35ZSlovakia wins four medals, placing 37th overall. medal for Slovakia2016-08-20T16:48:11ZMen’s K4 team wins the silver medal in the 1,000m race. wins its first athletic Olympic medal2016-08-19T17:29:03ZRace walker Matej Tóth won gold in Rio. Varga ended eleventh in Rio2016-08-19T07:34:22ZThe 14th day of the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro again did not provide any medal pleasure for Slovak athletes. have mixed performances at Rio Olympics2016-08-18T06:53:15ZSlovak kayak sprinters Erik Vlček and Juraj Tarr unexpectedly made it to the finals in double kayak, K2, on August 17. athletes experience also disappointment in Rio2016-08-15T13:40:32ZApart from those Slovak athletes at the summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro who garnered success, even medals in some cases, some of those who were expected to place well, or even vie for medals, failed. won gold medal in water slalom2016-08-12T07:15:34ZThe Škantár cousins followed in the success of the Hochschorner brothers who entertained the Slovak audience in the first decade of the century. Grigar had high hopes for the finals but ended up fifth2016-08-11T05:50:33ZSlovak white-water kayak racer Jakub Grigar finished fifth in his first Olympic finals in K1. stadium to be completed in early 20182016-08-10T13:19:19ZThe stadium will be completed nine years after the original deadline. has its first medal2016-08-10T06:40:26ZIt is already the 30th Olympic medal for Slovakia since becoming an independent country. football club punished for racists2016-08-09T13:45:07ZIt claims to improve its communication with fans. athletes compete in Rio, with oscillating success2016-08-08T13:42:10ZDespite some problems occurring at the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Slovak athletes may win a total of six medals, the Sme daily wrote. believe in few medals from Rio2016-08-05T06:10:14ZThe Slovak Olympic team achieved its greatest results at the 2008 Summer Olympic Games in Beijing. team raises flag in Rio2016-08-03T13:29:14ZDelegation also signed a wall in the Olympic village.šík stays in Napoli2016-08-03T04:59:35ZThe Slovak midfielder will stay in the club at least until 2020. has high hopes for Olympics2016-08-02T19:56:20ZSlovakia’s highest medal hopes are traditionally in water sports and shooting. athletes head for Rio, without Cibulková2016-08-01T14:11:38ZTeam left for Rio de Janeiro on August 1; but without tennis star and coach. won his fifth green jersey2016-07-25T13:44:11ZThis year’s Tour de France (TdF) was the most successful for Slovak cyclist Peter Sagan: he won his fifth green jersey, three stage victories and three days as TdF leader; while also being pronounced the most aggressive rider.