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Canada-born Hosoyamada back to her roots[more]

 
Japan's Ami Nakamura (#23) and Akane Hosoyamada (#8) celebrate a goal against Austria during the Olympic Qualification. Photo: Seinosuke Uchigasaki
SAPPORO, Japan – As a young child growing up in Canada, Akane Hosoyamada had a dream. She wanted to play in the Olympic Games.

Unsure of how she would accomplish it, she ended up taking a circuitous route that took her thousands of kilometres from home.

Born to Japanese... [more]

Tough men from the steppe

From Mongolian lakes to Asian Winter Games[more]

Mongolian defenceman Batgerel Zorigt battles for the puck with Hong Kong forward Herman Lui. Photo: Reiji Nagayama
SAPPORO, Japan – Mongolia evened its record at 2-2 in the Asian Winter Games on Thursday with an impressive 7-6 victory over Hong Kong. While the result was nice, the players... [more]

Never give up

Thai women play against Asia’s best[more]

Thai goalie Angkulpattanasuk Wasunun doesn’t have a lack of work at the Asian Winter Games as her team plays Asia’s top nations for the first time in history. Photo: Reiji Nagayama
SAPPORO, Japan – Thailand is a known throughout the world as an exotic travel destination. While hockey is just beginning to get on the radar in the Asian nation, encouraging... [more]

Coming full circle in Sapporo

Nadin 45 years in international hockey[more]

Bob Nadin receives a ring from IIHF President René Fasel for his 45 years in international ice hockey. Photo: Peggy Fitzpatrick
SAPPORO, Japan – 45 years ago Bob Nadin for the first time worked at an IIHF tournament when he officiated seven games at the 1972 Olympic Winter Games in Sapporo. Now things have... [more]

Get your U18 tickets

Advance sale discount until 28th February[more]

BRATISLAVA – Only until 28th February will fans be able to buy cheaper tickets... [more]

From Asian to Olympic Games

Countdown begins for Korean women’s team[more]

SAPPORO, Japan – The Korean women's hockey team will face a special challenge... [more]

Red Star ready to shine

China’s KHL team gets set for playoffs[more]

Kunlun Red Star, the KHL’s Chinese team, is preparing for its first crack at... [more]

Royal Arena tour

Experience the venue hosting the 2018 Worlds[more]

COPENHAGEN – Get a virtual tour of the newly opened Royal Arena in Copenhagen,... [more]

 

 
 

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