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Czechs And Canadians Combine For Twelve Goals In Wild Exhibition Shootout

Czechs And Canadians Combine For Twelve Goals In Wild Exhibition Shootout

By on August 9, 2014 in Ivan Hlinka Memorial with 0 Comments

By Radoslav Vavřina, Lead Writer, The Czech List BŘECLAV, CZE – Twelve goals, loads of breathtaking moments, top-notch hockey atmosphere and hard hits, that all could be seen in the last exhibiton game before the start of the Ivan Hlinka Memorial Cup that saw Czechs host Canada. The clash ended with North Americans victorious, 7-5. Two […]

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Sweden looking to bounce back and battle for medal

Sweden looking to bounce back and battle for medal

By on August 9, 2014 in Ivan Hlinka Memorial with 0 Comments

By Radoslav Vavřina, Lead Writer, The Czech List BŘECLAV, CZE – Last year’s Ivan Hlinka Memorial Cup was a tragedy for Swedish hockey. Led by superstar forward William Nylander, they failed in the group stage and then had to battle for seventh place with the Slovaks. Tre Kronor would win that game by the score of […]

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Action Begins Tomorrow! Canada, Czechs and USA, Slovaks Square Off In Exhibition Games

Action Begins Tomorrow! Canada, Czechs and USA, Slovaks Square Off In Exhibition Games

By on August 8, 2014 in Ivan Hlinka Memorial with 0 Comments

By Radoslav Vavřina, Lead Writer, The Czech List With three days left until the Ivan Hlinka Memorial Cup opener on Monday, four teams are already at location and ready to square off. While Canada will meet the Czechs in Břeclav, the Americans are heading to Piešťany for an exhibition game with Slovakia. Looks like a tight […]

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Will Russians get to top four again?

Will Russians get to top four again?

By on August 8, 2014 in Ivan Hlinka Memorial with 0 Comments

By Radoslav Vavřina, Lead Writer, The Czech List Sometimes it seems like a Russian national team has a bad day or a bad week and they just don’t make things happen on the ice. Last year, the Red Army succeeded in getting things going and they managed to advance to semifinals where they were eliminated by […]

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Finland looking to bounce back following disappointing season

Finland looking to bounce back following disappointing season

By on August 7, 2014 in Ivan Hlinka Memorial with 0 Comments

By Radoslav Vavřina, Lead Writer, The Czech List Following a great run to the finals two years ago, the Finns had a dissapointing tourney in Piešťany and Břeclav last year. Despite opening it up by a shootout win over Team USA, they ended fifth as they failed to beat Russia in the critical third game of […]

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Czechs expecting another success following amazing 2013-14 campaign

Czechs expecting another success following amazing 2013-14 campaign

By on August 7, 2014 in Ivan Hlinka Memorial with 0 Comments

By Radoslav Vavřina, Lead Writer, The Czech List Czech hockey has had an amazing season last year, particularly the Under-18 national team, which claimed bronze at the Ivan Hlinka Memorial Cup and silver at the Under-18 World Juniors. Now, another edition of the annual Ivan Hlinka is right around the corner and the hosts will be […]

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Canada looking to extend gold streak to seven straight years

Canada looking to extend gold streak to seven straight years

By on August 6, 2014 in Ivan Hlinka Memorial with 0 Comments

By Radoslav Vavřina, Lead Writer, The Czech List Canada is the most successful country in the history of the Ivan Hlinka Memorial Cup. Since its first year in 1991, it has won gold eighteen times and only twice it failed to gain any of the three medals. Taking the tournament as seriously as possible, even more […]

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Team USA looking not only to reach finals, but to get gold as well

Team USA looking not only to reach finals, but to get gold as well

By on August 5, 2014 in Ivan Hlinka Memorial with 0 Comments

By Radoslav Vavřina, Lead Writer, The Czech List Team USA has also announced their roster for the upcoming Ivan Hlinka Memorial Cup that takes place August 11 – August 16 in Břeclav, Czech Republic, and Piešťany, Slovakia. The new team will be looking not only to get back to the finals, but this time finally win […]

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Team Switzerland looking to surprise at upcoming Ivan Hlinka

Team Switzerland looking to surprise at upcoming Ivan Hlinka

By on August 5, 2014 in Ivan Hlinka Memorial with 0 Comments

By Radoslav Vavřina, Lead Writer, The Czech List Most of you have noticed that Swiss hockey has been getting better year after year lately and the junior national teams are no exception. At the Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament, however, Switzerland has been unlucky looking to score big and hasn’t won a medal in the entire history […]

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Czechs Announce Roster for Ivan Hlinka Memorial Cup

Czechs Announce Roster for Ivan Hlinka Memorial Cup

By on July 31, 2014 in IIHF, Ivan Hlinka Memorial with 0 Comments

UNDER-18 NATIONAL TEAM One of the most anticipated events of every season of junior hockey, the Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament, is right around the corner and the Czech team coaches Jakub Petr and Petr Svoboda have already announced the roster. Goaltenders Aleš Stezka (Liberec) Jan Růžička (Mladá Boleslav) Daniel Vladař (Kladno) Defensemen Martin Weinhold (Karlovy […]

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