On May 17, Canada won the 2015 Men’s Ice Hockey World Championship defeating Russia. Sixteen countries participated in the Championship games which were held in the Czech Republic. The tournament is held annually. Ice hockey is believed to have originated in Canada in the mid-1800s. You can watch Canada’s march to the gold here.
Image Credits: http://www.iihfworlds2015.com for the Ice Hockey Championship image
Sources: http://www.iihfworlds2015.com, http://www.iihf.com/