As the Bratislava-Capitals announced, Boris Sadecky died on Wednesday after his cardiac arrest last Friday in the game against Dornbirn. The league game between Vienna and KAC was then canceled.
Last Friday, Bratislava striker Boris Sadecky collapsed in the middle of the ice during the match in Dornbirn. After days of intensive treatment, the club had to announce that Sadecky had died after suffering cardiac arrest. “With deep sadness in our hearts and with regret, we announce the death of our player Boris Sadecky. Our condolences to family and friends,” write the Capitals.
Sadecky was only 24 years old. It wasn’t until Tuesday that his team got back into the league, losing 5-0 to the VSV. The Eagles were also the first to express their sympathy. “With all the rivalry on the ice, we, the board of the VSV, the management, the employees, the players and, last but not least, our fans stand together in sad moments like these and would like to thank the Bratislava Capitals and their fans, Boris’ teammates, his friends, Express our heartfelt and sincere condolences to his family and friends, “said the VSV on social media.
Record champions KAC also condoled: “It’s unbelievable! Deeply affected, the EC-KAC expresses its heartfelt condolences to the tragic loss to the family of Boris Sádecký, his friends, and his club, the iClinic Bratislava Capitals. The striker, the scored a hat trick against the #Rotjacken eight days ago and collapsed in the game in Dornbirn on Friday, has passed away, as his club says. Rest in peace! ” The league game between the Vienna Capitals and the KAC, which was scheduled for Wednesday, was then immediately canceled.
The ice hockey league was quick to speak up: “It was with great dismay that we received the news of the passing of iClinic Bratislava Capital’s player Boris Sádecký. Boris Sádecký’s closest relatives and friends as well as his teammates speak to the entire bet-at-home ICE Hockey League his heartfelt sympathy. ”
Madlener was there very closely
Dornbirn keeper David Madlener was one of the people who witnessed the collapse. “During a power play by the Capitals, he suddenly went down on his knees at the face-off circle, that was eight seconds before the end of the first period. I thought at first that he had gotten a bat in the face that it was so tragic, we only found out in the dressing room afterward the first third. Our team doctor acted as first aid, “reveals the Vorarlberg.