2007 Speedway World Cup

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2007 Speedway World Cup
World Champions
Tournament details
Host nations  Poland (Race-Off and the Final)
 Denmark and  United Kingdom (Semi-Finals)
Dates July 14 - July 21
Teams 8
Venues 3 (in 3 host cities)
Tournament results
Champion Gold  Poland
Runner-up Silver  Denmark
3rd place Bronze  Australia
Tournament statistics
Heats 100 (in 4 events)

The 2007 Speedway World Cup (SWC) was the 7th FIM Speedway World Cup season. The Final took place on July 21, 2007 in the Alfred Smoczyk Stadium in Leszno, Poland. The tournament was won by host team Poland (55 pts) and they beat defending champion Denmark (52 pts), Australia (29 pts) and Great Britain (15 pts) in the Final.[1][2][3]

Qualification[edit]

Pos. National team Pts.
1  Finland 43
2  Germany 40
3  Latvia 37
4  Slovenia 29
Pos. National team Pts.
1  Russia 59
2  Czech Republic 46
3  Italy 31
4  Hungary 12

Tournament[edit]

  Semi-finals   Race-off   Final
14 July - Vojens (Speedway Center)
     Denmark   60  
     Poland   44  
     Australia   39       21 July - Leszno (Smoczyk Stadium)
     Finland   11 19 July - Leszno (Smoczyk Stadium)      Poland   55
details      Australia   53        Denmark   52
       Poland   52        Australia   29
       Sweden   40        Great Britain   15
16 July - Coventry (Brandon stadium)      Russia   7 details
     Great Britain   60 details
     Sweden   49  
     Russia   27   Key:
     United States   20     Qualify to the Final
details     Qualify to the Race-Off

Final classification[edit]

Pos. National team Pts.
Gold  Poland 55
Silver  Denmark 52
Bronze  Australia 29
4  Great Britain 15
5  Sweden 40
6  Russia 7
7  United States 20
8  Finland 11

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ speedwayworld.tv; Retrieved on 2008-12-28
  2. ^ rlach.republika.pl; Retrieved on 2008-12-28
  3. ^ Świat Żużla, No 4 (72) / 2007, page 57, ISSN 1429-3285