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Czech Extraliga

highest-level ice hockey league in the Czech Republic

The Czech Extraliga (Czech: Extraliga ledního hokeje, ELH) is the highest-level ice hockey league in the Czech Republic. As of 2009, it is ranked by the IIHF as the third strongest league in Europe.[1]

Czech Extraliga
Current season, competition or edition:
Current sports event 2010–11 Czech Extraliga season
SportIce hockey
No. of teams14
Country Czech Republic
Most recent
HC Oceláři Třinec
Most titlesHC Vsetín (6)
TV partner(s)Česká televize
Official website



The name of the league is leased a general sponsor and changes frequently.

  • In 1999-2000 season – Staropramen Extraliga
  • In 2001-2002 season – Český Telecom Extraliga
  • From 2003 to 2006 – Tipsport Extraliga
  • From 2007 to 2010 – O2 Extraliga
  • From 2010 – Tipsport Extraliga

2010-11 teamsEdit

Note: The names of most teams are leased to general sponsors and change frequently.

Team 2009-10 league position
HC Bílí Tygři Liberec 4th
HC Mountfield (České Budějovice) 9th
HC Energie Karlovy Vary 12th
HC Eaton Pardubice 1st
HC Plzeň 1929 5th
PSG Zlín 6th
HC Benzina Litvínov 10th
HC GEUS Okna Kladno 13th
HC Slavia Praha 3rd
HC Sparta Praha 7th
HC Oceláři Třinec 8th
HC Vítkovice Steel 2nd
BK Mladá Boleslav 14th
HC Kometa Brno 11th



  1. "Russian league tops first CHL ranking". Retrieved 2009-11-03.

Other websitesEdit