1983 Bandy World Championship

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1983 Bandy World Championship
XIIIth Bandy World Championship
Tournament details
Host country  Finland
Dates 15 – 20 February 1983
Teams 4
Final positions
Champions Gold medal blank.svg  Sweden
Runner-up Silver medal blank.svg  Soviet Union
Third place Bronze medal blank.svg  Finland
Fourth place  Norway
Tournament statistics
Matches played 12
Goals scored 64 (5.33 per match)
1981
1985

The 1983 Bandy World Championship was played in Finland. The Swedish national team became champions for the second time.[1] Only four countries participated, but this was the last world championship played with so few contestants.[2]

Series[edit]

  • 15 February
Sweden - USSR 1-2
Finland - Norway 6-1
  • 16 February
USSR - Norway 10-5
Finland - Sweden 0-8
  • 18 February
Finland - USSR 0-6
Sweden - Norway 8-0
Rank Country Pts W T L Bp Bc Diff
1  Soviet Union 6 3 0 0 18 6 +12
2  Sweden 4 2 0 1 17 2 +15
3  Finland 2 1 0 2 6 15 -9
4  Norway 0 0 0 3 6 24 -18

Match for 3rd place[edit]

  • 19 February
Finland - Norway 4-1

Final[edit]

  • 20 February
Soviet Union - Sweden 3-9

The champion team[edit]

References[edit]