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HDD Olimpija Ljubljana

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City  Ljubljana, Slovenia
Colors  Green, white, black
Arena/Stadium  Tivoli Hall
Captain  Aleš Mušič
Founded  1929
Affiliate  HK Olimpija
Operated  1928–present
Affiliates  HK Olimpija
Head coach  Bojan Zajc
Location  Ljubljana, Slovenia
Color  Green, white, black
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League  Erste Bank Eishockey Liga (2007–present) Slovenian Championship (1991–present) Yugoslav Hockey League (1937–1991)
Home arena  Tivoli Hall (Capacity: 4,000)
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Hokejsko Drsalno Društvo Olimpija Ljubljana, commonly referred to as HDD Olimpija or simply Olimpija, is a Slovenian professional ice hockey team that plays in the Erste Bank Eishockey Liga. They play their home games at the Tivoli Hall in Ljubljana. Olimpija has won 13 Yugoslav championships and 15 Slovenian championships. They won ten consecutive titles between 1995 and 2004.

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History

The club was founded in 1928 as SK Ilirija. It was the first club on the territory of Yugoslavia to play organized ice hockey under the Canadian rules. In the 2007–08 season, their first in Erste Bank Eishockey Liga, they made it all the way to the Finals, but lost 4 games to 2 against EC Red Bull Salzburg. The current main sponsor (as of 2012) of the team is Telemach, the leading Slovenian provider of cable TV, telephony and broadband internet services.

Club names through history
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  • SK Ilrija (1928–1942)
  • HK Udarnik (1946)
  • HK Triglav (1947)
  • HK Enotnost (1948)
  • HK Ljubljana (1949–1961)
  • HK Olimpija Ljubljana (1962–1984)
  • HK Olimpija Kompas (1985–1990)
  • HK Olimpija Hertz (1991–1998)
  • HDD ZM Olimpija (2001–2008)
  • HDD Tilia Olimpija (2008–2012)
  • HDD Telemach Olimpija (2012–2016)
  • HDD Olimpija Ljubljana (2016–present)
  • Arena

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    The team play their home matches at the Tivoli Hall complex, a 4,000 all-seated multi-purpose indoor hall in Ljubljana.

    Honours

  • Austrian Hockey League
  • Yugoslav Ice Hockey League (until 1991)
  • Yugoslav Ice Hockey Cup
  • Slovenian Championship:
  • Slovenian Ice Hockey Cup:
  • Slovenian Ice Hockey Supercup:
  • Interliga:
  • Alpenliga
  • IIHF Federation Cup
  • Karawankencup
  • Alpencup
  • Rudi Hiti Summer League:
  • Current roster

    Updated on February 1, 2017.

    Retired numbers

  • 24 – Tomaž Vnuk, C, 1987–2009

  • HDD Olimpija Ljubljana HDD Olimpija Ljubljana Wikipedia

    References

    HDD Olimpija Ljubljana Wikipedia


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