IIHF cancels men’s world hockey championship

One particular by one, the Worldwide Ice Hockey Federation has been forced to strike competitions from the calendar in the wake of the global coronavirus pandemic. But all over the cancellations of the women’s Entire world Championship, a multitude of U18 gatherings and, most lately, second- and third-degree men’s tournaments, the IIHF has held out hope that the men’s Environment Championship could – and would – be performed in Lausanne and Zurich, Switzerland, this coming Might.

On Saturday, on the other hand, the IIHF approved that it is no for a longer period probable to stage the prime men’s competition and introduced that the very last of the significant 2020 occasions has been cancelled.