HC Vítkovice Ridera

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HC Vítkovice Ridera is an ice hockey club based in Vítkovice (The Moravian-part of Ostrava) in the Czech Republic, competing in the Czech Extraliga. It plays at Ostravar Aréna (formerly Palác kultury a sportu Ostrava-Vítkovice).

HC Vítkovice Ridera
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CityOstrava, Czech Republic
LeagueCzech Extraliga
Founded1928 (1928)
Home arenaOstravar Aréna
(capacity: 9,833)
ColoursBlue, white
   
Head coachCzech Republic Miloš Holaň
CaptainCzech Republic Roman Polák
Websitewww.hc-vitkovice.cz

The club was founded in 1928 after the merger of SK Moravská Slavia and SK Slovan Ostrava. Vítkovice were the champions of the Czechoslovak First Ice Hockey League in the 1951–52 and 1980–81 seasons.

HonoursEdit

DomesticEdit

Czech Extraliga

Czechoslovak Extraliga

InternationalEdit

IIHF European Cup

Pre-seasonEdit

Spengler Cup

  •   Runners-up (1): 1980

Tatra Cup

  •   Winners (5): 1968/1969, 2002, 2006, 2007, 2009

PlayersEdit

Current rosterEdit

Source: hc-vitkovice.cz[1]Source: eliteprospects.com[2]As of September 10, 2021.

# Nat Player Pos S/G Age Acquired Birthplace
30   Aleš Stezka G L 25 2021 Liberec, Czech Republic
18   Lukáš Kovář D L 30 2020 Ostrava, Czechoslovakia
31   Dominik Lakatoš LW L 24 2019 Liberec, Czech Republic
71   Roberts Bukarts RW R 31 2021 Jurmala, Latvian SSR, Soviet Union
46   Roman Polák (C) D R 35 2020 Ostrava, Czechoslovakia
64   Patrik Koch D L 25 2020 Malacky, Slovakia
37   Daniel Dolejš G L 27 2013 Humpolec, Czech Republic
41   Radovan Bondra RW L 24 2021 Trebišov, Slovakia
31   Jakub Stehlík D R 31 2021 Znojmo, Czechoslovakia
58   Guntis Galviņš D L 35 2020 Talsi, Latvian SSR, Soviet Union
13   Vladimír Svačina RW R 34 2020 Studénka, Czechoslovakia
35   Darek Bartošák G L 18 2021 Kopřivnice, Czech Republic
10   Rob Flick LW L 30 2020 London, Ontario, Canada
57   Jan Hruška (A) C L 35 2019 Brno, Czechoslovakia
5   Karel Plášil D L 27 2021 České Budějovice, Czech Republic
27   Rastislav Dej C L 33 2017 Považská Bystrica, Czechoslovakia
29   Lukáš Krenželok (A) LW L 38 2020 Ostrava, Czechoslovakia
96   Tomas Machů D R 18 2020 Ostrava, Czech Republic
28   Rostislav Marosz C R 30 2020 Třinec, Czechoslovakia
11   Marek Kalus LW L 28 2020 Krmelín, Czech Republic
44   Petr Gewiese D L 28 2020 Nový Malín, Czech Republic

Franchise historyEdit

1928–1936: SSK (Sportovně Společenský Klub)
1936–1945: ČSK (Český Sportovní Klub)
1945–1948: SK Vítkovické Železárny
1948–1952: Sokol Vítkovické Železárny
1952–1957: Baník Vítkovice
1957–1976: VŽKG Ostrava
1976–1993: TJ Vítkovice
1993–2005: HC Vítkovice
2005–2016: HC Vítkovice Steel
2016–present: HC Vítkovice Ridera

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Team Roster / HC Vítkovice Ridera". www.hc-vitkovice.cz. Retrieved 2021-02-12.
  2. ^ "Team Roster / HC Vítkovice Ridera". www.eliteprospects.com. Retrieved 2020-02-19.

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