International Ice Hockey Federation

Riha & Nedved to lead Czechs

New coach and GM of Czech national team announced

Published 07.06.2018 20:14 GMT+4 | Author Derek O'Brien
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New Czech national team coach Milos Riha gives instructions during a KHL game with Slovan Bratislava. Photo: Vladimir Fedorenko
On Thursday in Prague the Czech national team announced its new head coach, Milos Riha, and its new general manager, Petr Nedved.


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Vorobyov stays

Russia signs two-year contract with coach

Published 04.06.2018 19:21 GMT+4 | Author Martin Merk
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Ilya Vorobyov was part of the bronze-winning team in 2017 as an assistant coach and had his first IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship as head coach last month in Denmark. Photo: Andre Ringuette / HHOF-IIHF Images
Ilya Vorobyov, who was named interim head coach of the Russian men’s national team in April, continue as head coach.


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Groups for 2019

Slovaks to play in Kosice, Czechs in Bratislava

Published 22.05.2018 20:50 GMT+4 | Author Martin Merk
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Host Slovakia will play its preliminary round in Kosice where Canada will be among its opponents. Photo: Andrea Cardin / HHOF-IIHF Images
The International Ice Hockey Federation has announced the groups of the 2019 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship in Slovakia, 10-26 May 2019.


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