Basic information

Tournament name: Ivan Hlinka Memorial Cup
Host cities: Břeclav (Czech Republic), Bratislava (Slovakia)
Date: 7th-12th August 2017

Organisation contact details:

  • Czech Ice Hockey Association
  • Radim Prusenovský
    Fax: +420 224 891 360

  • Slovak Ice Hockey Federation
  • Zuzana Chrenková
    Fax: +421 232 340 914

In brief

Pre-tournament games

4.8. - The final pre-tournament games will be played on Saturday, 5 August. The Czech Republic will host Canada in Břeclav at 18:30 CET, 12:30 ET. Meanwhile, Slovakia will host the USA in Bratislava. Coverage of these games will be available at

Pre-tournament games

3.8. - In a pre-tournament game on Thursday in Vienna, Russia beat Belarus 4-2. On Thursday in Budapest, Hungary U20 hosts the USA at 19:30 CET, 13:30 ET.

Interested in history?

6.6. - Do you know who won the Cup last year? Which team has won the most gold medals? HERE you can review the history.
History of the hockey legend

Information about Ivan Hlinka

More about the legend


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