Press-conference in Minsk
Minsk, Belarus, February 13, 2014 . In the sports center “Chyzhovka Arena ” had a press conference specifically for EuroHockey Indoor Club Champions Trophy.
There was a lot of media interest in the Tournament and the EHF Technical Delegate Cees Slyik, head of the Belarusian Hockey Federation Valery Ivanov, director of hockey club “Minsk” Alexander Novik attended the press conference.
During the press conference, Mr. Cees Slyik said: “First impressions are favorable. I think the tournament should get interesting and exciting. I can tell journalists in more detail on Sunday, but today I say that EuroHockey Indoor Club Champions Trophy held in good conditions” .
The Chairman of the Belarusian Hockey Federation Valery Ivanov expressed gratitude to the European Hockey Federation for hosting this important event , which was first held in Belarus.
“To have the EuroHockey Indoor Club Champions Trophy in Minsk. It is fantastic . Five years ago, the club was just beginning its activities . I am sure , the tournament in Minsk will to help Indoor hockey development in Belarus. Good luck to all participants EuroHockey Indoor Club Champions Trophy, but first and foremost, HC “Minsk”. Belarusians will try to play great in native court. ”
First matches in Minsk will start on Friday at 10.30 local time. All matches can be seen video on-line translation : http://www.xkminsk.by/trophy2014minsk/en/broadcast
Source : Aliaksandr Novikau, press-officer of the tournament