Tag: Minsk


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


Minsk all set to get second national stadium

Belarus Minsk

Though they boast the multipurpose facility – Dinamo Stadium in Minsk – Belarus is all set to get a second national stadium which will be soccer-specific. And, in terms of capacity, it will be 50 percent bigger. Along plans that have been in the offing for nearly a decade, the new... » Read more


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