Rolf Ridderwall

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Rolf Ridderwall
Born (1958-11-20) November 20, 1958 (age 58)
Stockholm, Sweden
Height 5 ft 11 in (180 cm)
Weight 172 lb (78 kg; 12 st 4 lb)
Position Goaltender
Caught Left
Played for Djurgårdens IF (Elitserien)
National team  Sweden
NHL Draft Undrafted
Playing career 1981–1994
Olympic medal record
Men's Ice hockey
Bronze medal – third place 1984 Sarajevo Team Competition

Rolf Lennart "Riddarn" ("the Knight") Ridderwall (born November 20, 1958) is a retired Swedish ice hockey goaltender. He played for Djurgårdens IF in the Swedish Elite League almost his entire career. Ridderwall won the Golden Puck as the top player in Sweden for the 1989-90 season.


His son, Stefan Ridderwall, is also a hockey goaltender,[1] and his nephew, Calle Ridderwall, is currently playing professional ice hockey in Germany with the Düsseldorfer EG of the Deutsche Eishockey Liga.[2]


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Preceded by
Kent Nilsson
Golden Puck
Succeeded by
Thomas Rundqvist