2006 Speedway World Cup

The 2006 Speedway World Cup (SWC) was the 6th FIM Speedway World Cup season. The Final took place on 22 July 2006 in the Smallmead Stadium in Reading, Berkshire, Great Britain. The tournament was won by Denmark (45 pts) and they beat Sweden (37 pts), host team Great Britain (36 pts) and Australia (35 pts) in the Final. The defending champion Poland did not qualified to the Final.

2006 Speedway Grand Prix
FIM ASL FREIGHT MOVEMENTS Speedway World Cup 2006
2006 Speedway World Cup logo.jpg
Tournament details
Host nations United Kingdom (Race-Off and the Final)
 Poland and  Sweden (Semi-Finals)
Dates16-22 July
Venues3
Cities3
Heats100 (in 4 events)
Tournament results
Champion Denmark
Runner-up Sweden
3rd place Great Britain

QualificationEdit

Pos. National team Pts.
1   Finland 42
2   Germany 39+3
3   Russia 39+2
4   Latvia 30
Pos. National team Pts.
1   United States 59
2   Slovenia 41
3   Hungary 25+3
4   Italy 25+2

TournamentEdit

  Semi-finals   Race-off   Final
16 July - Rybnik (Municipal Stadium)
      Australia   49  
      Great Britain   48  
      Poland   48       22 July - Reading (Smallmead Stadium)
      Finland   9 20 July - Reading (Smallmead Stadium)       Denmark   45
details       Denmark   49         Sweden   37
        Great Britain   42         Great Britain   36
        Poland   35         Australia   35
18 July - Målilla (G&B Stadium)       United States   28 details
      Sweden   56 details
      Denmark   53  
      United States   39   Key:
      Czech Republic   7     Qualify to the Final
details     Qualify to the Race-Off

Final classificationEdit

Pos. National team Pts.
    Denmark 45
    Sweden 37
    Great Britain 36
4   Australia 35
5   Poland 35
6   United States 28
7   Finland 9
8   Czech Republic 7

See alsoEdit