All sixteen participating nations, through the confirmation of their respective national associations, had to submit a roster by the first IIHF directorate meeting on 28 April After the second gameday, the group was decided in the outcome who advances and who would battle against relegation.
Street view: Ice hockey artistry in an ice hockey city. Allstar players from four elite hockey leagues meet for the first time in Slovakia 's capital.
On February 17th, Bratislava , as the host city, shall welcome the best of the best to present their mastery in front of the spectators at Ondrej Nepela Arena. All Star Cup will be a truly unique event that has no match in Central Europe.
Following two successful All Star events in Slovakia , here it comes again, this time its slightly more original and international version.
All Star Weekend is changing from a local exhibition into a regional event with international turnout of hockey teams from four countries. This exhibition promises an interesting hockey derby among the Slovak , Czech , Austrian and German league in a popular 3 on 3 overtime format 2 periods of 15 minute games.
The matches will be played in Ondrej Nepela Arena right in the city centre of Bratislava. The organisers have promised to establish a huge fan zone outside the arena offering interesting programme starting as early as at 1 p.
Alongside the trophy cup, the exhibition winner will take home a subsidy in the value of EUR 25,