Latvia Hockey has always been the most favorite of all Latvia Sports. Hockey in Latvia has let Latvia be a part of the Olympics, which is obviously a great honor. The biggest hockey player in Latvia was Anaheim defenseman Sandis Ozolinsh.
The fans and followers of the game as well as the team made Latvian Hockey extremely popular. In fact Latvia Hockey team was one of the oldest team of hockey to play in the Olympics. In Latvia there is even Women's Hockey and Ice Hockey.
The Latvia Hockey team generally has players who are above thirty years of age. Hockey is the charm for the Latvians. Especially the Ice Hockey is quite unique to Latvia. The fans as well as the common people have a lot of contribution in making the game so popular. All this plays an important role in making the game famous all over the world and a part of the prestigious Olympics.