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Ice hockey. Last night (13.1.7) went to see Capitals play Sheffield. David v Goliath in UK ice hockey.

Fantastic game. Teams neck & neck throughout. 3-2 for Sheffield with 5 minutes left. Edinburgh equalise with minutes left. No score in overtime, but lots of chances. Capitals win in penalty shoot-out.

Tremendous entertainment. Only 20 for me and son.

Capitals play a fast, open, European style of hockey (compared with the Canadian "muscular" version) so its great stuff!

More often than not Caps play their home games on Sunday - check their website for details.

Equipment: Warm clothing. Its cold in there, and colder when you come out.

Address: Murrayfield Ice Arena, Riversdale Road, Edinburgh
Directions: West end of city, right beside rugby stadium
Phone: 0131 313 2977
Theme: Sports Watching
Website: http://www.edinburgh-capitals.com

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Sep 28, 2009
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  • davidjo's Profile Photo
    Feb 22, 2015 at 3:34 AM

    when i lived in USA i watched the Washington Capitals several times and really enjoyed the games but returned toUK in '85 and tried watching UK hockey----it was pathetic !!! Let us hope that it is improved by now. BTW over here we do have an ice hockey league but only two rinks, Manila and Cebu

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