EN: Europe's Best Tournament for the Ninth Time! Para Hockey Elites Head to Zlin in September. Home Team to Defend the Gold

22.07.2019 22:36

LAPP Cup Zlín, Europe's best para hockey tournament, unveils its part nine. The games are to be played in the first week in September, from Thursday Sept 5 to Saturday Sept 7. In this tournament, more and more prestigious every year, home team will defend their gold medals from last year.

"Sponsors are postive towards us again, we thank them very much. Thanks to them, to many people from the tournament's organizational committee and to other team's interest, we could make the LAPP Cup real again," says the tournament's CEO Petr Julina. "We will publish the team roster shortly," he adds.

LAPP Cup takes place regularly in Zlín every September since 2011, it gains its prestige and indulges a great interest of fans and media. During the last years tournament, the entire arena with a capacity of 600 viewers was sold out twice. Besides, the game match between Zlín and Malmö has been, as a club-level para hockey game as such, broadcast live by the nationwide Czech TV for the first time in history.