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Kazakhstan claims to hold the World Hockey Championship in 2026. The application was transferred to the International Hockey Federation (IIHF) on Monday, January 10. It is reported by Blick.

Kazakhstan has applied for the World Hockey Championship

Kazakhstan claims to hold the World Hockey Championship in 2026. The application was transferred to the International Hockey Federation (IIHF) on Monday, January 10. It is reported by Blick.

According to the publication, in addition to Kazakhstan, Switzerland claims to hold a tournament, where the World Cup was supposed to be held in 2020, but was canceled due to coronavirus.

It is also noted that the application of Kazakhstan has good chances to win, despite the riots in the country. Note that in Kazakhstan the World Hockey Championship has never been held.

The World Cup in 2022 will accept Finland (Helsinki and Tamper), in 2023 the owner of the World Cup will become St. Petersburg, in 2024 – Czech Prague and Ostrava, and in 2025 – Denmark and Sweden.

Recall that the last currently championship of the world hockey was held in May 2021 in Riga. In the decisive match, the Canadian team in overtime defeated Finland with a score of 3: 2 (1: 0, 0: 1, 1: 1, 1: 0).