Samuel Bucek struck late on as Slovakia claimed an unexpected 3-2 victory over hosts and defending champions the United States at the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) World Junior Championships in Buffalo in New York today.
Finland booked their place in the semi-finals of the Women's World Floorball Championships as they beat hosts Slovakia 6-2 in Bratislava.
Sweden will bid for a sixth consecutive Women’s World Floorball Championships title with competition in Bratislava.
Hosts Portugal were among the gold medal winners as pairs and team action concluded at the Boccia International Federation European Championships in Póvoa de Varzim.
Slovakia triumphed in all three of their BC4 pairs matches on the opening day of the Boccia International Federation (BISFed) European Championships in Póvoa de Varzim in Portugal.
Olympic gold medallist Jenny Potter has been appointed the head coach of the Slovakian women's national ice hockey team.
France's defending champions Fabien Lamirault, Stéphane Molliens and Vincent Boury have been eliminated in the semi-finals of the men's team class two event at the European Para Table Tennis Championships in Slovenia.
Slovakian Alpine skier Veronika Velez-Zuzulova could miss the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics after suffering a serious knee injury.
Craig Ramsay has been named as the Slovakian men’s ice hockey team head coach for the next two years.
Germany claimed half of the eight golds on offer in team events today as the International Canoe Federation Under-23 and Junior Canoe Slalom World Championships drew to a close.
Defending champion Florian Breuer progressed to the men’s C1 semi-finals after posting the fourth quickest time of the International Canoe Federation Canoe Slalom Under-23 and Junior World Championships.
Ernest Bokros will remain as the head coach of the Slovakian under-20 national team as they prepare for the World Junior Championship in Buffalo.
Former Olympian Zuzana Tomcikova has been named general manager of the Slovak women’s ice hockey team.
Miroslav Satan is aiming to get Slovakia in the playoffs of every tournament they play next season.
Bulgaria's Denislav Kodjabashev managed to gain revenge for his exit at the quarter-finals of the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games on the opening day of the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) Para Team World Championships in Bratislava today.