All matches will be shown live on television screen
For those without tickets to the Ice Hockey World Championship, Belarusian television is showing all 64 matches live
For those without tickets to the Ice Hockey World Championship, Belarusian television is showing all 64 matches live, with Belarusian Television and Radio Company holding exclusive rights to broadcasting.
Matches are to be shown on Belarus-1, Belarus-2 and Belarus-5 TV channels, with Belarus-5 dedicating all screen time to ice hockey from May 9th-25th. Games, including highlights, will be transmitted from morning until night, with highlights shown after midnight.
Before and after each match, and during breaks, the Overtime. World Championship. Minsk 2014 programme will feature hockey experts speaking from Minsk-Arena, discussing the last news and analysing matches, while fans will be invited to express their opinions.
Hockey will take a significant role in news programmes during the championship, and channels will also broadcast the match timetable. Radio stations will be dedicating a lot of airtime to the event, with Radius-FM offering various quizzes with prizes. Belarusian radio promises to transmit live during the most interesting matches.