Women's Bandy World Championship

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Bandy World Championship for women
Most recent season or competition:
2016 Women's Bandy World Championship
Sport Bandy
Inaugural season 2004
No. of teams 7
Countries World
Most recent
champion(s)
 Sweden (7th title)
Most titles  Sweden (7 titles)
Official website worldbandy.com
A bandy international between Finland and Norway in the 2004 Women's World Championships in Lappeenranta

The Women's Bandy World Championships are a competition between bandy-playing nations. The tournament is administrated by the Federation of International Bandy. It is distinct from the Bandy World Cup Women, a club competition.

Although bandy has been played since the 19th century and was played by both men and women from the start, the first men's world championship were only played in 1957, and the first women ones were only in 2004.

Participating nations[edit]

Sweden, Russia, Finland, Norway and USA have participated in every tournament, Canada in all except the first one, Hungary in two and China debuted in 2016.[1] The record number of participants are 7, in 2007, 2008 and 2016.

Participating teams[edit]

G = gold, S = silver, B = bronze, X = took part, but won no medal

Team 04 06 07 08 10 12 14 16
 Finland B X X B X B B X
 Norway X B B X B X X B
 Russia S S S S S S G S
 Sweden G G G G G G S G
 United States X X X X X X X X
 Canada X X X X X X X
 Hungary X X
 China X

Top results year by year[edit]

Year Final Venue Gold medal Result Silver medal Bronze medal Result Fourth place
2004[2]
Details
Finland
Lappeenranta
Sweden
Sweden
7–0 Russia
Russia
Finland
Finland
8–1 Norway
Norway
2006[3]
Details
United States
Roseville
Sweden
Sweden
3–1 Russia
Russia
Norway
Norway
2–1 Finland
Finland
2007[4]
Details
Hungary
Budapest
Sweden
Sweden
3–2 Russia
Russia
Norway
Norway
4–3 (ps) Canada
Canada
2008[5]
Details
Sweden
Borlänge
Sweden
Sweden
5–2 Russia
Russia
Finland
Finland
5–3 Norway
Norway
2010[6]
Details
Norway
Drammen
Sweden
Sweden
3–2 Russia
Russia
Norway
Norway
3–2 Canada
Canada
2012[7]
Details
Russia
Irkutsk
Sweden
Sweden
5–3 Russia
Russia
Finland
Finland
4–1 Canada
Canada
2014
Details
Finland
Lappeenranta
Russia
Russia
3–1 Sweden
Sweden
Finland
Finland
3–2 Norway
Norway
2016
Details
United States
Roseville
Sweden
Sweden
1–0 Russia
Russia
Norway
Norway
3–2 Canada
Canada
2018
Details
China
Chengde[8][9][10]
TBD TBD TBD TBD

Medal table[edit]

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Sweden 7 1 0 8
2  Russia 1 7 0 8
3  Finland 0 0 4 4
 Norway 0 0 4 4

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bandyvesti
  2. ^ "bandysidan.nu - World Championships Women". bandysidan.nu. Retrieved 28 June 2015. 
  3. ^ "bandysidan.nu - World Championships Women". bandysidan.nu. Retrieved 28 June 2015. 
  4. ^ "bandysidan.nu - World Championships Women". bandysidan.nu. Retrieved 28 June 2015. 
  5. ^ "bandysidan.nu - World Championships Women". bandysidan.nu. Retrieved 28 June 2015. 
  6. ^ "bandysidan.nu - World Championships Women". bandysidan.nu. Retrieved 28 June 2015. 
  7. ^ "bandysidan.nu - World Championships Women". bandysidan.nu. Retrieved 28 June 2015. 
  8. ^ rusbandy.ru
  9. ^ [1]
  10. ^ [2]