Ice Hockey World Championship
Single ticket sales have begun for the Ice Hockey World Championships

Single ticket sales have begun for the 2016 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championships in Russia. Previously only ticket packages were sold.

Currently single tickets are only sold to the matches in Moscow, but soon Saint Petersburg tickets will also become available.

Russia will face Norway before the championship starts

Russia will face Norway in April before the official championship starts. The game will be played in Saint Petersburg, and will be part of the Eurochallenge.

The referees have been chosen

The ice hockey championship starts on May 6, and the event organizers are working double time to get everything ready. The list of referees has been set. In all 63 referees were considered, of which 32 were chosen from 12 countries. Four of them are from Russia - Konstantin Olenin, Roman Gofman, Alexander Otmakhov, and Gleb Lazarev. Konstantin Olenin is one of the most experienced referees ...

Russian National Team - New Hockey Uniforms presented

Adidas and the Russian National Hockey League presented the new team's uniform kit. The jersey alludes to several symbolic traits of Russian culture - starting from the two-headed eagle (the symbol of Russia) and ending with the tricolor (the color of the Russian flag). The kit features the new technology called adizero, which helps the athletes with heat regulation on and off the rink. The ...

Official mascot of the 2016 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championships

Official mascot of the 2016 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championships