Tag: IIHF


IIHF unveils tournament list till 2026

New host announced for IIHF World Championships

The 2022 International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) Annual Congress has allocated tournaments for the upcoming season including the 2023 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship that will be co-hosted by Tampere, Finland, and Riga, Latvia. The 2026 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship will take place in... » Read more


Russia stripped of 2023 ice hockey showcase

Russia looses ice hockey world championship

Next year’s ice hockey world championship will be moved away from St. Petersburg in Russia, the governing body International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) said on April 26th due to concerns about the wellbeing of players and officials following Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. The ‘Reuters’... » Read more


Belarus heave-ho from IIHF spectacle

Ice Hockey World Championship removed from Minsk

On January 18th, the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) stripped the Belarusian capital of Minsk of its co-hosting rights to this year’s World Championship due to safety and security issues the governing body states are beyond its control. Minsk was supposed to stage the sporting... » Read more


New hockey facility to be erected in Riga

Riga Latvia new hockey arena

A new hockey facility will come up at Riga in Latvia the construction of which has begun. The International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) and the Organizing Committee for the Ice Hockey World Championship 2021 in Latvia made this announcement. The new arena will come up adjacent to the Daugavas... » Read more


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