Wins Division I ahead of Austria, Hungary – Ukraine relegated[more]
The Slovenian national team celebrates the gold-medal win at the 2012 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship Division I Group A on home ice in Ljubljana. Photo: Samo Vidic
LJUBLJANA – The Slovenian national team wins the 2012 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship Division I Group A on home ice after defeating Austria for gold, 3-2. Ukraine wins on the last day, but loses the battle for survival.
After both Slovenia and Austria had reached promotion to the...
Changing the guards
Hungary’s Balizs steps out of veteran goalies’ shadows[more]
Hungarian rookie goalkeeper Bence Balizs conceded only two goals in two games. Photo: Samo Vidic
LJUBLJANA – There have been a few revelations after two days of play at the 2012 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship Division I Group A, but none have been as obvious as...
From Jesenice to the world
Slovenia’s young top line ro(c)ks, and gets stronger abroad[more]
LJUBLJANA – Two years ago at the World Championship Division I three players...