2008 Women's Bandy World Championship

The 2008 Women's Bandy World Championship took place in Borlänge, Grängesberg and Karlsbyheden, Sweden, between 13 and 16 February. It was the fourth Women's Bandy World Championship in bandy. Sweden won the final against Russia 5-2 and became world champions[1] for the fourth time. Finland won the bronze final 5-3 against Norway.

2008 Women's Bandy World Championship
IVth Women's Bandy World Championship
Logo of the 2008 Women's Bandy World Championship.jpg
Tournament details
Host country Sweden
DatesFebruary 13 – 16, 2010
Teams7
Venue(s)3 (in 3 host cities)
Final positions
Champions Gold medal blank.svg Sweden
Runner-up Silver medal blank.svg Russia
Third place Bronze medal blank.svg Finland
Fourth place Norway
Tournament statistics
Matches played24
2007
2010

Participating teamsEdit

ResultsEdit

Date 2008 Bandy World Championship matches Result
13 February Finland   -   Hungary 14 - 0
13 February Norway   -   United States 1 - 0
13 February Sweden   -   Canada 10 - 1
13 February Russia   -   Finland 9 - 1
13 February Norway   -   Hungary 7 - 0
13 February Sweden   -   United States 13 - 0
13 February Canada   -   Russia 1 - 3
14 February United States   -   Finland 1 - 5
14 February Hungary   -   Sweden 0 - 7
14 February Canada   -   Norway 1 - 1
14 February United States   -   Russia 0 - 9
14 February Sweden   -   Finland 7 - 0
14 February Hungary   -   Canada 0 - 7
14 February Russia   -   Norway 2 - 0
15 February Hungary   -   United States 0 - 4
15 February Sweden   -   Russia 6 - 0
15 February Norway   -   Finland 1 - 4
15 February United States   -   Canada 0 - 0
15 February Russia   -   Hungary 8 - 0
15 February Norway   -   Sweden 0 - 8
15 February Finland   -   Canada 4 - 0

TableEdit

Team Matches Won Drawn Lost Goals Points
  Sweden 6 6 0 0 51 - 1 12
  Russia 6 5 0 1 31 - 8 10
  Finland 6 4 0 2 28 - 18 8
  Norway 6 2 1 3 10 - 15 5
  Canada 6 1 2 3 10 - 18 4
  United States 6 1 1 4 5 - 28 3
  Hungary 6 0 0 6 0 - 47 0

FinalsEdit

Date Bandy World Championship fifth-place match Result
16 Feb Canada   -   United States 2 - 0
Date Bandy World Championship Bronze Final Result
16 Feb Finland   -   Norway 5-3
Date Bandy World Championship Final Result
16 Feb Sweden   -   Russia 5 - 2

MedalsEdit

Place Country
Gold   Sweden
Silver   Russia
Bronze   Finland
4th   Norway
5th   Canada
6th   United States
7th   Hungary

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Hanna Wennerholm. "VM i Dalarna 2008" (in Swedish). Swedish Bandy Association. Retrieved 4 February 2017.