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Finland routed by Canada at ice hockey World Championships

The Finnish women's ice hockey team was routed 6-1 by an impressive Canadian side in their last group stage game of the World Championships...

Another win for Finland at ice hockey World Championships

The Finnish women's ice hockey team have notched up a second consecutive win at the ice hockey World Championships currently taking place in Espoo. In...

Finland balances the books with a Russia win at World Championships

Finland's women's national ice hockey team inflicted a heavy 4-0 loss on Russia this weekend, as they continued their campaign at the World Championships...

NBA star Lauri Markkanen out for the rest of the season

Finnish NBA star Lauri Markkanen is out sick for the rest of the season, after suffering from rapid heart rate and fatigue at a recent...

Food, drinks and security part of €20,000 price tag for Matti...

Finnish taxpayers are footing the bill for the funeral of former ski jumper Matti Nykänen to the tune of €20,000, with the budget earmarked to cover...

Matti Nykänen to get state funded funeral

Finnish ski jump legend Matti Nykänen will not be getting a state funeral, but he will be getting his funeral funded by the state. Culture and...

Matti Nykänen tribute at Lahti Ski Games

Spectators at the Lahti Ski Games and FIS World Cup have been paying tribute to Finnish ski jump legend Matti Nykänen this weekend. Nykänen died last...

Brilliant, but deeply flawed: Finnish ski jump legend Matti Nykänen dead...

Finnish ski jump legend, and four time Olympic champion Matti Nykänen is dead at age 55. His wife reported that he passed away in the early...

Footballer refuses Qatar trip over human rights concerns

A Finnish footballer has refused an invitation to join the national team on a winter trip to Qatar, citing ethical reasons for his decision. Riku...

Young Lions crush Switzerland on the way to ice hockey world...

Finland's under-20 ice hockey team crushed Switzerland in the semi finals of the World Junior Championships in Canada. In the early hours of Saturday morning...