Minsk welcomes participants of World Youth Hockey Championship

5 December 2019
The participants of the World Youth Hockey Championship in the 1st division arrived at the Minsk National Airport. Australian team "Eagle" will be the first Belarusian opponent.

The teams have already met in Bobruisk month before and the Belarusians won. 

Marco Powel, head coach of Australian Youth Hockey national team: "We had an easy flight. The day before we had a test match with the Slovenian team. Today we have an opportunity to relax and tomorrow we will return to training. We start the World Cup match with the Belarusians, we know our opponent well, but we are by no means afraid of the hosts." 

The national teams of Latvia, Denmark, Norway and Slovenia will play at the World Cup.