The city of Košice, Slovakia, will host the 2019 ISBHF World Championships. From June 14th to 22nd, the fans will witness what promises to be another fascinating festival of ball hockey.

ISBHF President George Gortsos said: ‘Coming off the excellence, electric passion and success of our past ISBHF World Championships, I am proud that the ISBHF family and our caravan of nations are gathering once again – bringing players, coaches, support staff, referees and many fans to beautiful Slovakia and the city of Košice for our 13th ISBHF World Championship.’

The Steel Arena, with a capacity of 8,347, is a magnificent venue and will serve as a stage for some of the greatest moments in ball hockey history.

Steel Arena, where the new champions will be crowned!

The ISBHF sincerely thanks the Slovak Ball Hockey Union and Košice for hosting the tournament.

‘We look forward to seeing our many nations in Košice. And I can tell you, they are all preparing as of this moment and are very excited to be coming to the beautiful city. On behalf of all our nations, we thank the Slovak Ball Hockey Union and the city of Košice for hosting our large contingent one year from this date,’  Gortsos concluded.

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