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Slovak driver in top 10 at Dakar 2021

Slovak driver in top 10 at Dakar 2021

Slovak motorcycle driver Stefan Svitko returned from Saudi Arabia over the weekend. The three times European champion in endure and cross country finished 8th in one of the most prestigious world races ...

WJC 2021: Valuable lesson for young Slovaks

WJC 2021: Valuable lesson for young Slovaks

Despite finishing the 2021 World Junior Championship in quarter-finals, ice hockey experts agree that young Slovaks have shown resilience and strong will.

Slovak skier Vlhová Wins in Zagreb

Slovak skier Vlhová Wins in Zagreb

On Sunday, Slovak skier Petra Vlhová triumphed in the World Cup slalom race in Zagreb, defending her victory at the same resort last year. Vlhová beat Austria's Katharina Liensberger by 0.05 seconds an ...

Petra Vlhová voted Slovak Athlete of the year 2020

Petra Vlhová voted Slovak Athlete of the year 2020

Alpine skier Petra Vlhová won the sports journalists poll Athlete of the Year 2020 for the second time. She received the highest award during a special television program prepared by the public broadca ...

Female referees in Slovakia: still long way to go

Female referees in Slovakia: still long way to go

The Champions League match played between Juventus Turin - Dynamo Kiev on December 2, 2020 has entered the football history books. Not because of the result or a special goal, but thanks to the French referee Stéphanie Frappart, who became the first woman to referee in the Champions League. What is the situation with female football referees in Slovakia? 

Top skiers leaving the Slovak skiing association

Top skiers leaving the Slovak skiing association

On December 1, Petra Vlhová, together with five more people from the board and 46 sports clubs, left the Slovak Skiing Association. By doing so, they responded to long-term problems in the institution. ...

Remembering Diego Maradona

Remembering Diego Maradona

When the world learned the news that the phenomenal Argentinian football player Diego Maradona had died of heart failure on November 25 at the age of 60, the news of his passing also hit the Slovak f ...

"Knight to f3"

"Knight to f3"

You may have heard of the so-called "Réti opening". It is the one, that the master chess player and theorist, Richard Réti, used most famously to defeat José Raúl Capablanca, the reigning World Chess ...