Bandy World Championship 1957

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The Bandy World Championship for men 1957 was contested between 3 men's bandy playing nations and was the first ever Bandy World Championship. Norway declined to take part due to the Soviet invasion of Hungary the year before.

The championship was played in Finland from 28 February-3 March 1957. The Soviet Union became champions.[1][2]

Participants[edit]

Premier tour[edit]

  • 28 February
Finland - Sweden 4-3
  • 2 March
Soviet Union - Sweden 2-2
  • 3 March
Soviet Union - Finland 6-1
Rank Country Pts W T L Bp Bc Diff
1  Soviet Union 3 1 1 0 8 3 +5
2  Finland 2 1 0 0 5 9 -4
3  Sweden 1 0 1 1 5 6 -1

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