Nagano gold Olympic ice hockey squad to get together on anniversary

26-01-2018

Most of the members of the winning Czech Olympic ice hockey team from Nagano will get together in Prague on February 5 to mark the 20th anniversary of their victory.

The reunion has been arranged to mark what is seen as a key moment not just in sporting but also national history, according to the national ice hockey association which is organising the event.

Seventeen of the 23-strong squad which won gold have promised to take part as well most of the back-up team. One notable exception will by Jaromír Jágr, still playing for the Calgary Flames.