Great Britain took to the ice in Slany today for their first practice session as preparations continue for the World Championship which gets under way at the weekend.

GB face Kazakhstan tomorrow at the Herberk Arena in Slany at 5pm (4pm UK time). Admission to the game is just 80 Czech Koruna which works out at around £2.75.

Pete Russell’s side will then move to their World Championship Group A destination in Prague ahead of Saturday’s opening game with world number one seeds Canada.

Britain will also play Austria, Czechia, Denmark, Finland, Norway and Switzerland with matches taking place at the 17,383-seater 02 Arena.

Great Britain World Championship schedule
Saturday 11th May – Great Britain v Canada – 12:20 (11:20 UK)
Sunday 12th May – Finland v Great Britain – 12:20 (11:20 UK)
Wednesday 15th May – Switzerland v Great Britain – 20:20 (19:20 UK)
Friday 17th May – Great Britain v Denmark – 16:20 (15:20 UK)
Saturday 18th May – Czechia v Great Britain – 20:20 (19:20 UK)
Monday 20th May – Great Britain v Norway – 16:20 (15:20 UK)
Tuesday 21st May – Austria v Great Britain – 12:20 (11:20 UK)

All GB matches will be shown live on Premier Sports.