The Ice Hockey Federation of Ukraine announced that the women’s ice hockey team withdrew from the World Championship due to the war in the country, which is to be held in Bulgaria on April 4-7, Ukrinform reports.
At the same time, the men’s national team is still preparing for the World Championship in Division 1B, which will be held in Poland at the end of April.
The same applies to the Ukrainian U-18 team at the World Championships in Italy.
True, probably, as a result, the teams will have to withdraw from their World Championships towards the end of April if the situation in Ukraine does not change for the better.
As Ukrinform reported, on the morning of February 24, Russia launched rocket attacks on Ukrainian cities, and then launched a large-scale invasion. The war against Russia continues for the 26th day.