Horrifying On-Ice Event: Athlete's Throat Cut by Skate

Published March 19, 2023 at 8:51 PM
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A chilling incident occurred during the Swedish women's final between Luleň and Brynäs IF, as world-class player Jenni Hiirikoski suffered a skate cut to her throat.

Frightening Moment in Sweden: Jenni Hiirikoski's Throat Slashed by Skate

Scary scene at the Swedish womens final as Luleň defender Jenni Hiirikoski has a skate cut her throat. She was rushed to a hospital and is in stable condition. Luleň would end up winning the game after a 30 minute delay. from

Players, referees, and staff provided immediate assistance to Hiirikoski on the ice. She was rushed to the hospital, and after a 30-minute delay, the game resumed. Hiirikoski's team, Luleň, ultimately emerged victorious. Thankfully, Hiirikoski is now in stable condition.

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