Latest Fredrik Norrena Stories

2006-05-19 08:02:59

By Steve Keating RIGA (Reuters) - Olympic champions Sweden face their biggest hurdle yet in their quest for an unprecedented golden double when they clash with Canada at the world championships semi-finals on Saturday.

2006-05-17 06:27:54

RIGA (Reuters) - Finland's number one netminder Antero Niittymaki has been ruled out of the world ice hockey championship with a thigh injury. Niittymaki was named most valuable player at the Turin Olympics after posting three shutouts to lead Finland to a silver medal.

2006-05-14 11:22:56

RIGA (Reuters) - Fredrik Norrena made 18 saves to earn the shutout as Olympic silver medalists Finland blanked Norway 3-0 at the world ice hockey championship on Sunday.

2006-02-16 08:53:10

TURIN (Reuters) - Teemu Selanne scored a pair of goals as Finland recorded their second shutout in as many days at the Olympic men's ice hockey tournament with 6-0 win over Italy on Thursday.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.