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COVID-19 positives deplete Italian team for IIHF World Championship

Thursday, May 20, 2021

Italy has sent a team heavily depleted by COVID-19 positive tests and injuries to the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) World Championship that are due to start in the Latvian capital of Riga on Friday (May 21). But all those who left for Latvia had been recently vaccinated against COVID-19, becoming one of the first sports teams in Italy to receive immunisation. Many of the team’s key players, and also…