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World Senior Championship Pool A,
26. 4. - 14.5. 1997, Tampere, Helsinki, Finland

26. 4
Czech Republic - Germany               2:1 (0:0, 0:1, 2:0)
46. M. Procházka, 57. Šimíček - 32. Lüdemann
Referee: Andersson (SWE) Gibbs (CAN). Kotyra (USA). 
Penalties 3:5, PPG 0:1. Spectators: 12862
CZE: Čechmánek - Vykoukal, Veber, Šlégr, Beníšek, L. Procházka, 
Kaberle - Kratěna, Dopita, Žemlička - Lang, R. Reichel, Vlach - 
Vůjtek, Patera, M. Procházka - Ujčík, Šimíček, Moravec - Výborný
GER: Heiss - Bergen, Molling. Kunce, Nowak, Goldmann, Wieland. 
Kienass, Lüdemann - Hecht. MacKay, Benda - Sturm, Rumrich, Hegen - 
Serikow, M.Reichel, Pyka - Stefan, Draisaitl, Lupzig

Finland - France                       6:1 (2:0, 2:1, 2:0)
18., 36. Jokinen, 26., 53. Nurminen, 2. Strömberg,
52. Varis - 38. Dub
Referee: Bertolotti (SUI) - Jensen, Rönnmark, Penalties: 5:8, 
Power-play goals:2:O, Spectators: 13163

Canada - Norway                        7:0 (3:0, 4:0, 0:0)
11., 15. Sanderson, 11. Errey, 24. Nolan, 25. Primeau,
25. Carter, 34. Zamuner
Referee: Mäkelä (FIN) - Český (CZE), Schurr(GER), Penalties: 9:5, 
Power-play goals: 0:0, Spectators:48OO

Sweden - Italy                         5:3 (1:1, 3:2, 1:0)
13., 59. J. Jönsson, 23. Ragnarsson, 30. Nylander,
31. Sundblad - 24., 37. Orlando, 16. Chitarroni
Referee: Bolina (CZE) - Lauff (SVK), Poljakov (RUS), 
Penalties: 7:7, Power-play goals: 0:1, SHG: 0:1, Spectators: 4390

27. 4
Russia - Slovakia                      2:2 (1:0, 0:2, 1:0)
1. Petrenko, 52. Skopincev - 31. Daňo, 38. Cíger
Referee: Andersson (SWE) - Odinš (LAT), Chadzinski (POL), 
Penalties:2:7, Barkov (RUS) 5 min and to the end, 
Power-play goals: 1:0. Spectators: 12 919

Czech Republic - Finland               2:1 (1:1, 0:0, 1:0)
20., 42. M. Procházka - 9. Nieminen
Referee: Joanette - Gibbs (CAN), Kotyra (USA), Penalties  2:4,
Power-play goals: 0:0. Spectators: 13 279
CZE: Čechmánek - Vykoukal, Veber, Šlégr, Beníšek,  L. Procházka, 
Kaberle - Výborný, Dopita, Žemlička - Lang, Reichel, Vlach - Vůjtek, 
Patera, M. Procházka  - Ujčík, Šimíček, Moravec 
FIN: Myllys  - Lumme, Nummelin, Jutila, Strömberg, Virta, Kiprusoff - 
Nurminen, Nieminen, Peltoneri - Lind, Helminen, Jokinen - Varis, 
Ojanen, Jantunen - Varvio

USA - Latvia                           5:4 (2:1, 2:0, 1:3)
9. Brashear, 16. Berard, 22. Ranheim, 33. Tancill,
54. Krygier - 10. Čudinovs, 41. Tambijevs, 48. Beljavskis,
53. Ignatovičs
Referee: Bolina (CZE) - Lauff (SVK), Poljakov (RUS),  
Penalties: 7:5. PPG: 1:0, SHG:0:1, Spectators:4000

Sweden - Canada                        7:2 (2:0, 2:0, 3:2)
7., 51. Nylander, 5. Albelin, 31. S. Nilsson, 34. Arvedsson, 
43. Höglund, 50. Falk - 50. Iginla, 51. Evason
Referee: Müller (GER) - Rautavuori, Brunn (FIN), Penalties: 8:15,
Cross (CAN) 5 min and to the end. Power-play goals: 1:0
SHG: 0:1, Spectators: 10000

28. 4.
Slovakia - France                      5:3 (1:2, 4:0, 0:1)
25., 37. Kontšek, 8. Cíger, 33. Stantien, 26. Pardavý -
4., 58. Briand, 6. Pouget
Referee: Adam (USA), Penalties: 3:3, Power-play goals: 1:1, 
SHG: 0:1, Spectators: 12 911

Germany - Russia                       1:5 (0:0, 1:2, 0:3)
52. Bergen - 26. Bělov, 33. Petrenko, 48. Fedotov,
60. Sarmatin, 60. Morozov
Referee: Joanette (CAN), Penalties: 5:6, no PP goals, 
Spectators: 12 865

Latvia - Italy                         4:5 (1:0, 3:2, 0:3)
9. Tambijevs, 29. Znaroks, 29. Vitolinš, 30. Beljavskis -
46., 50. Zarillo, 26. Insam, 34. Orlando, 43. Chitarroni
Referee: Mäkelä, Penalties: 7:10, Power-play goals: 1:1, Spectators: 1500

Norway - USA                           1:3 (1:2, 0:0, 0:1)
Nörstrebö - 12. Brashear, 20. Donato, 60. Sullivan
Referee: Vaisfeld (RUS), Penalties: 6:8, Power-play goals: 1:1, 
SHG: 0:1, Spectators: 1200

29. 4.
Norway - Sweden                        1:4 (1:0, 0:2, 0:2)
15. Mats Trygg - 26. Ragnarsson, 32. Eklund, 41. Nylander,
46. Ohlund.
Referee: Bolina (CZE), Penalties: 4:8, Power-play goals: 0:1, 
Spectators: 2300

Germany - Finland                      0:6 (0:2, 0:2, 0:2)
20. a 38. Strömberg, 2. Koivu, 29. Jantunen, 47. Ojanen, 49. Jokinen
Referee: Bertolotti (SUl) - Gibbs (CAN), Kotyra (USA). 
Penalties: 6:4. Power-play goals: 0:2, Spectators: 13.243

30. 4.
Czech Republic - Slovakia              3:1 (0:0, 2:0, 1:1)
22. Patera, 40. Dopita, 60. Vůjtek - 46. Stümpel,
Referee: Andersson (SWE) - Jensen (NOR), Rönnmark (SWE).
Penalties: 5:4. Spectators: 12 786
CZE: Čechmánek - Vykoukal, Kroupa, Šlégr, Beníšek L, Procházka, 
Kaberle - Výborný, Dopita, Žemlička - Lang, Reichel, Vlach - Vůjtek, 
Patera, M. Procházka - Ujčík, Šimíček, Moravec 
SVK: Dragan - Pukalovič, Droppa, Bača, Sekeráš, Višňovský, Babka - 
Pardavý, Jánoš, Stantien - Kolník, Stümpel, Cíger - Plavucha, 
Pucher, Bicek - Hossa, Kontšek. Coach: Jozef Golonka

Canada - Latvia                        3:3 (0:1, 1:2, 2:0)
21. Blake, 53. Recchi, 56. Iginla - 13. a 33. Kertš, 40. Čoudinov.
Referee: Mäkela (FIN). Penalties: 9:8, Power-play goals: 0:2. 
Spectators: 4000

Russia - France                        5:4 (2:0, 2:3, 1:1)
12. Čupin, 19. Fedotov, 22. Krasotkin, 23. Prokopjev, 57. Barkov -
30. a 37. Dub‚ 31. Allard, 57. Briand
Referee: Bertolotti (SUI) - Odinš (LAT), Chadzinski (POL), 
Penalties: 7:8, Power-play goals: 1:2, Spectators: 12.708

USA - Italy                            4:2 (0:1, 1:0, 3:1)
26. Tancill, 41. Plante, 51. McInnis, 60. Ranheim - 
4. Bartolone, 46. Felicetti
Referee: Müller (GER ) - Český (CZE), Schurr (GER). 
Penalties: 9:10. Power-play goals: 0:1. Spectators: 5000

1. 5.
Czech Republic - Russia                2:3 (2:1, 0:1, 0:1)
18. Šlégr, 19. Patera - 9. Koroljuk, 27. Afinogenov, 52. Bucajev
Referee: Adam (USA) - Gibbs (CAN), Kotyra (USA).
Penalties: 8:8, Vůjtek (CZE) 5 min and to the end. 
Power-play goals: 1:0, Spectators: 13.004
CZE: Čechmánek - Vykoukal, Kroupa, Šlégr, Beníšek, L. Procházka, 
Kaberle - Výborný, Dopita, Žemlička - Lang, Reichel, Vlach - 
Vůjtek (46. Kratěna), Patera, M, Procházka - Ujčík, Šimíček, Moravec
RUS: Michajlovskij - Fokin, Fedotov, Krasotkin (4. M. Davydov), 
Skopincev, Bautin, Jerofejev - Morozov, Barkov, Petrenko - Sarmatin, 
Čupin, Nikolišin - Bělov, Bucajev, Prokopjev - Koroljuk, Jepančincev, 
Afinogenov

Canada - USA                           5:1 (1:0, 1:0, 3:1)
2. Zamuner, 39. Freisen, 49. Carter, 56. Nolan, 59. Green -
51. Klee
Referee: Müller (GER) - Poljakov (RUS), Lauff (SVK).
Penalties: 8:7. Power-play goals: 3:0. Spectators: 11,000

2. 5.
Finland - Slovakia                     5:2 (1:0, 1:1, 3:1)
28., 50. Nieminen, 15. Lind, 45, Nurminen, 55, Numminen -
38. Kolník, 48. Bicek. 
Referee: Joanette (CAN) - Odinš (LAT), Chadzinski (POL).
Penalties: 3:5, Power-play goals: 2:1. Spectators: 13367

Sweden - Latvia                        1:1 (0:0, 0:0, 1:1)
58. Jönsson - 42. Pavlovs
Referee: Vajsfeld (RUS). Penalties: 5:5. Spectators: 2700

Italy - Norway                         2:2 (2:0, 0:0, 0:2)
10. Zarillo, 13. Nardella - 58. Dahlström, 59. A. Olsen.
Referee: Mäkela (FIN), Penalties: 10:5, O. Olsen (NOR) 10 min,
Power-play goals: 2:1, Spectators: 1900

France - Germany                       2:1 (1:0, 1:0, 0:1)
4. a 36. Dub - 43. Sturm
Referee: Andersson (SWE) - Jensen (NOR), Rönnmark (SWE), 
Penalties: 6:7. Power-play goals: 1:0, Spectators: 13205

3. 5.
Russia - Finland                       4:7 (2:2, 2:1, 0:4) 
2. Čupin, 15. Barkov, 22. Jašin, 30. Bělov - 12. Aalto, 
18. Varis, 36, Jutila, 50, Jokinen, 53. Ojanen, 
54. Koivu, 60. Nieminen,
Referee: Andersson (SWE) - Jensen (NOR), Rönnmark (SWE), 
Penalties: 5:6. Spectators: 13 290

Latvia - Norway                        6:3 (2:1, 4:0, 0:3)
25. a 30. Vitolinš, 9. Boldavesko, 16. Semjonovs, 33. Pavlovs,
34. Macijevskis - 47. a 57. Dahlström, 4. Magnussen
Referee Bolina (CZE). Penalties: 11:9, A. Olsen (NOR)10 min
Spectators: 1300

USA - Sweden                           1:3 (0:1, 0:0, 1:2)
41. Donato - 19. Höglund, 57. Arvedson, 60. Ohlund.
Referee Müller (GER), Penalties: 4:3. Spectators: 9.600

Slovakia - Germany                     0:1 (0:0, 0:0, 0:1)
55. Draisaitl. 
Referee: Adam (USA) - Gibbs (CAN), Kotyra (USA), 
Penalties: 3:4. Spectators: 12.946

Italy - Canada                         0:6 (0:2, 0:3, 0:1)
7.Friesen, 15. Primeau, 26. Green, 31. Nolan, 38. Errey, 48. Evason.
Referee Vajsfeld (RUS). Penalties: 1:2. Spectators: 2400

France - Czech Republic                3:9 (3:2, 0:3, 0:4)
11. a 19. Bozon, 20. Pouget - 16. a 22. Výborný, 
51. a 55. M. Procházka, 12. Vykoukal, 33. Lang, 35. Patera, 
50. Reichel, 56. Ujčík
Referee: Joanette (CAN) Odinš (LAT), Chadzinski (POL), 
Penalties: 2:1, Spectators: 12806
FRA: Gravel (35. Huet) Djelloul, Lemoine, Dewolf, Perez, Filippin, 
Woodburn, Soghomonian, Rozenthal, Mortas, Besse - Bozon, Pouget, 
Briand - Dub, Ouellet, Allard - Barin, Zwikel, Lecomte - Gras
CZE: Hnilička - Vykoukal, Kroupa, Beníšek, Vlach, L. Procházka, 
Kaberle - Kratěna, Dopita, Žemlička - Výborný, Reichel, Lang - 
Vůjtek, Patera, M. Procházka - Ujčík, Šimíček, Moravec 

Group A                         W T L  GF:GA PTS
1. Czech Republic          Česko  4 0 1  18: 9  8
2. Finland                 Suomi  4 0 1  25: 9  8
3. Russia                  Rossija  3 1 1  19:16  7
4. Slovakia                Slovensko  1 1 3  10:14  3
5. France                  France  1 0 4  13:26  2
6. Germany                 Deutschland  1 0 4   4:15  2

Group B                         W T L  GF:GA PTS
1. Sweden                  Sverige  4 1 0  20: 8  9
2. Canada                  Canada  3 1 1  23:11  7
3. USA                     USA  3 0 2  14:15  6
4. Latvia                  Latvija  1 2 2  18:17  4
5. Italy                   Italia  1 1 3  12:21  3
6. Norway                  Norge  0 1 4   7:22  1

Individual Competitions

4. 5. 
Fastest scater:          1. Friesen (CAN)         15,107
                         2. M. Procházka (CZE)    15,391
                         3. Jantunen (FIN)        15,465.
						 
Hardest shot:            1. Svensson (SWE)        151,4 km/h
                         2. Blake (CAN)           150,8
                         3. Strömberg (FIN)       148,3
                         4. L. Procházka (CZE)
                            Roloff (USA)          147,4
							
Shootong Precision :     1. Tancill (USA)         2 hits
(10 attempts)            2. - 5. Ujčík (CZE)      1

Puck Control:            1. Nylander (SWE)        31,699
                         2. Koroljuk (RUS)        31,854
                         3. Sanderson (CAN)       32,110
                         6. Výborný (CZE)         33,610

Final Group - at begin          W T L  GF:GA PTS
1. Sweden                  Sverige  2 0 0  10: 3  4
2. Finland                 Suomi  1 0 1   8: 6  2
3. Czech Republic          Česko  1 0 1   4: 4  2
4. Canada                  Canada  1 0 1   7: 8  2
5. Russia                  Rossija  1 0 1   7: 9  2
6. USA                     USA  0 0 2   2: 8  0

Relegation Group - at begin     W T L  GF:GA PTS
1. Italy                   Italia  1 1 0   7: 6  3
2. Latvia                  Latvija  1 0 1  10: 8  2
3. Slovakia                Slovensko  1 0 1   5: 4  2
4. Germany                 Deutschland  1 0 1   2: 2  2
5. France                  France  1 0 1   5: 6  2
6. Norway                  Norge  0 1 1   5: 8  1

5.5.
Slovakia - Norway                      2:1(0:1,1:0, 1:0)
35. Cíger, 45. Kontšek - 3. Dahlström
Referee: Bertolotti (Ita)
Penalties: 6:6, Power-play goals: 0:0. Spectators: 1000

Latvia - Germany                       8:O (4:0, 3:0, 1.0)
27., 57. Tambijevs, 1. Žoltoks, 2. Sejejs, 17. Znaroks,
20. Čudinovs, 30. Pavlovs, 35. Kerčs
Referee: Adam (USA). Penalties: 9:8, Power-play goals: 0:0. 
Spectators: 25OO

Czech Republic - USA                   3:4 (0:1, 1:3, 2:0)
36., 42. Vůjtek, 43. Dopita - 26., 37. Donato,
3. Beers, 32. Marinucci
Referee: Vaisfeld (RUS) -Lauff (SVK), Poljakov(RUS).
Penalties: 3:5. Power-play goals: 0:0. Spectators:13149
CZE:Čechmánek - Vykoukal, Kroupa, Šlégr, Beníšek, L. Procházka, 
Kaberle - Kratěna, Dopita, Žemlička - Výborný, Reichel, Lang - 
Vůjtek, Patera, M. Procházka - Ujčík, Šimíček, Moravec
USA: Terreri - Klee, Lachance, Rohloff, Hedican, Weinrich, Martin - 
Beers, Sullivan, Brashear - Ranheim, Campbell, Krygier - Tancill, 
Donato, McInnis - Plante, Hendrickson, Marinucci

Sweden - Russia                        1:4 (0:1, 0:1, 1:2)
59. Carlsson - 10. Morozov, 40. Jašin, 41. Prokopjev, 46. Barkov
Referee: Joannette - Gibbs (CAN), Kotyra (USA).
Penalties 5:9. Power-play goals: 1:0. Spectators: 13624

6. 5.
Italy - Germany                        5:2 (0:1, 3:1, 2:0)
34., 60. Zarrillo, 22. Felicetti, 32. Nardella, 48. Orlando -
6. Pyka, 30. Hecht
Referee: Mäkela (FIN). Penalties 7:5. Spectators: 1500

Norway - France                        3:4 (0:1, 3:1, 0:2)
O.Olsen (26.), Fjeldstad (34.), A. Olsen (37.) - Dube 2 (32. a 44.),
Barin (14.), Soghomonian (52.). Referee: Bolina (CZE) - Penalties: 6:6
Divaků: 1000

Finland - Canada                       0:1 (0:0, 0:0, 0:1)
57. Friesen
Referee: Andersson - Rönnmark (SWE), Jensen (Nor.).
Penalties 4:5. Power-play goals: 0:0. SHG:0:0, Spectators: 13298

Russia - USA                           1:1 (0:0, 0:1, 1:0)
54. Morozov - 38. McInnis
Referee: Müller - Schurr (GER), Český (CZE), 
penalties: 4:4. Power-play goals: 0:0 .Spectators:13169

7.5
Italy - Slovakia                       3:4 (2:2, 1:1. 0:1)
16. Ramoser, 17. Iob, 26. Topatigh - 
10., 42. Pardavý, 4. Stantien, 33. Kontšek
Referee: Makela (FIN). Penalties: 5:6. Felicetti (It.)5 min and 
to the end. Power-play goals: 0:0. Spectators: 6355

Latvia - France                        6:2 (1:1, 2:1, 3:0)
 Žoltoks 2 (22. a 35.), Vitolinš (1.), Čudinovs (47.), Maticins (59.),
Beljavskis (60.) Barin (18.), Allard (30.)- Referee: Joannette (CAN).
Penalties: 3:6, Pouget (FR) 5 min and to the end. Spectators:6300

Czech Republic - Canada                5:3 (2:2, 1:0, 2:1)
7., 30., 41. Vůjtek, 9. M. Procházka, 49. Vlach -
3., 15. Zamuner, 51. Sweeney
Referee: Andersson - Rönnmark (SWE), Jensen (NOR).
Penalties: 11:11, Šlégr, Lang, L. Procházka, Vůjtek (CZE),
Donovan, Green, Blake, Nolan (CAN)5 min and to the end,
L. Procházka, Vůjtek, Blake a Green become later from 
directoriate 4 minutes penalty, Power-play goals: 2:1. 
Spectators:13111
CZE: Čechmánek - Vykoukal, Kroupa, Beníšek, L.Procházka, Šlégr, 
Kaberle - Ujčík, Dopita, Žemlička - Výborný, Reichel, Lang - Vůjtek, 
Patera, M. Procházka - Šimíček, Vlach. Moravec - Kratěna
CAN: Burke - Pronger, Sweeney, Blake, McCabe, Chiasson, Cross - 
Carter, Evason, Errey - Sanderson, Primeau, Green - Recchi, Friesen, 
Gratton - Iginla, Zamuner, Gratton - Donovan

Sweden - Finland                       5:2 (2:0, 2:2, 1.0)
6. Höglund, 12. Eklund, 36. Nylander, 39. Jönsson, 
44. Falk - 28., 44. Peltonen
Referee: Adam - Kotyra (USA) - Gibbs (CAN). Penalties: 11:9. 
Power-play goals: 1:2, Spectators 13328

8. 5.
Germany - Norway                       4:2 (0:0, 0:1, 4:1)
41. Bergen, 48. Draisaitl, 53. Ludemann, 59. Hecht -
34. Smithurst, 47. A. Olsen (47 )
Referee: Vaisfeld (RUS). Penalties: 6:5, 
Stefan (GER) 10 min. Spectators: 20OO

Czech Republic - Sweden                0:1 (0:0, 0:0, 0:1)
52. Jonsson
Referee: Müller (GER) - Rautavuori, Bruun (FIN) - Penalties: 4:5.
Power-play goals: 0:0. Spectators: 13 173
CZE: Čechmánek - Vykoukal, Kroupa, L. Procházka, Kaberle, Beníšek - 
Dopita, Vlach, Žemlička - Výborný, Patera, M. Procházka - Šimíček, 
Reichel, Moravec
SWE: Salo - Albelin, Johansson. Őhlund, Ragnarsson, Sundin, Nörström - 
Falk, Nylander, Höglund - N. Andersson, Carlsson, Lindbom - Jönsson, 
Thuresson, Sundblad - Arvedsson, S. Nilsson, Eklund

9. 5.
Slovakia - Latvia                      4:5 (2:2. 1:2. 1:1)
6. Kolník, 14. Cíger, 38. Babka, 43. Stümpel - 7. Bondarevs,
17. Cipruss, 30. Znaroks, 40. Semjonovs, 53. Kerčs
Referee: Bertolotti (SWI). Penalties: 5:3. Spectators: 7300

France - Italy                         1:8 (0:3, 0:2. 1:3)
44. Dewolf - 10., 23., 29. Mansi, 5. Orlando, 9. Nardella,
43. Bartolone, 54. Ramoser, 58. Brunner
Referee: Bolina (CZE). Penalties: 5:6, Bozon (Fr.) a Marchetti (It.) 
5 min and to the end. Spectators: 5875

Canada - Russia                        2:1 (1:0, 0:1, 1:0)
15. Primeau, 47. Green - 32. Bucajev
Referee: Adam (USA) Rautavuori, Bruun (FIN) Penalties: 5:5.
Power-play goals: 1:0. SHG:0:0. Spectators: 13 147

USA - Finland                          0:2 (0:0, 0:1, 0:1)
23. Aalto, 41. Numminen 
Referee: Müller (GER) Rönnmark (SWE), Jensen (Nor.). 
Penalties: 4:3, Nummelin (FIN) 10 min
Power-play goals: 0:0. SHG: 0:0. Spectators:13230

Relegation Group                W T L  GF:GA PTS
 7. Latvia                 Latvija  4 0 1  19:14  8
 8. Italy                  Italia  3 1 1  23:13  7
 9. Slovakia               Slovensko  3 0 2  15:13  6
10. France                 France  2 0 3  12:23  4
11. Germany                Deutschland  2 0 3   8:17  4
12. Norway                 Norge  0 1 4  11:18  1

Final Group                     W T L  GF:GA PTS
1. Sweden                  Sverige  4 0 1  17: 9  8
2. Canada                  Canada  3 0 2  13:14  6
3. Russia                  Rossija  2 1 2  13:13  5
4. Czech Republic          Česko  2 0 3  12:12  4
5. Finland                 Suomi  2 0 3  12:12  4
6. USA                     USA  1 1 3   7:14  3

Bronze Medal Game

10. 5
Czech Republic - Russia                4:3 (2:1,1:0,1:2) 
11. Vlach, 13. Vůjtek, 27. M. Procházka, 59. Dopita -
15. Koroljuk, 41. Jašin, 49. Prokopjev
Referee: Makela (Fin ) - Gibbs (CAN), Kotyra (USA). 
Penalties: 6:6, Jašin (RUS) 10 min
Power-play goals: 2:0. Spectators: 13 249.
CZE: Čechmánek - Šlégr, Beníšek, L. Procházka, Kaberle, Kroupa - 
Kratěna, Dopita, Zemlička - Výborný, Reichel, Lang -  Vůjtek, 
Patera, M. Procházka - Šimíček, Vlach, Moravec
RUS: Michajlovskij - Fokin, Fedotov, Bautin, Jerofejev. Krasotkin,
Skopincev, Morozov - Barkov. Prokopjev, Koroljuk. Jašin - Bucajev, 
Sarmatin, Čupin. Afinogenov, Jepančincev

Finals

11. 5.
Sweden - Canada                        3:2 (1:1, 1:0, 1:1)
16. Höglund, 36. Sundblad, 57. Thuresson - 
11. Recchi, 60. Carter
Referee: Adam (USA) - Český (CZE), Schurr (GER)
Penalties: 10:12, Cross (CAN)to the end. Power-play goals: 2:1.
Spectators: 13 220

13. 5.
Sweden - Canada                        1:3 (0:0, 1:2, 0:1)
31. Eklund - 30. Sanderson, 39. Carter, 48. Recchi
Referee: Müller (GER) - Poljakov (RUS), Lauff (SVK). 
Penalties: 4:10, Power-play goals: 1:0, Spectators: 13 316

14. 5.
Canada - Sweden                        2:1 (1:0, 1:0, 0:1)
19. Evason, 22. Nolan - 59. Nylander
Referee: Adam (USA) - Bruun, Rautavuori (FIN). Penalties: 7:6, 
Power-play goals: 0:1, Spectators: 13 181

Directorate Awards: Tommy Salo (SWE), Rob Blake (CAN) - Michael Nylander (SWE)

1st All Star: Tommy Salo - Rob Blake, Teppo Numminen (FIN) -
Vladimír Vůjtek (CZE), Michael Nylander (SWE), Martin Procházka (CZE) - coach: Kent Forsberg (SWE)

2nd All Stars: Sean Burke (CAN) - Mattias Őhlund, Marcus Ragnarsson (SWE) -
Alexandr Koroljuk (RUS), Saku Koivu (FIN), Alexandr Prokojev (RUS) - coach: Curt Lidström (FIN)

World Champions:
Tabaracci, Burke - Blake, Sweeney, Errey, Chiasson, McCabe, Pronger, Cross, Bouchard, Donovan,
Green, Nolan, Friesen, Carter, Zamuner, Recci, Primeau, Sanderson, Iginla, Evason, Gratton. Coach: A. Murray

Sweden:
Salo, Hedberg - M. Svensson, Albelin, Ragnarsson, Öhlund, Norström, R. Johansson, R. Sundin,
Nylander, J. Jönsson, Höglund, Thuresson, P. Eklund, Falk, Arvedsson, Sundblad,
S. Nilsson, A. Carlsson, Svartvadet, N. Andersson, Lindblom. Coach: Kent Forsberg

Czech Republic:
Čechmánek, Hnilička, Prusek - Vykoukal, Kroupa, Šlégr, Benýšek, L. Procházka, F. Kaberle -
Výborný, Dopita, Žemlička - Reichel, Lang, Vlach - Vůjtek, Patera, M. Procházka - Ujčík, Šimíček, Moravec - Kratěna
Coach: Ivan Hlinka, Lener, Martinec

Russia:
Michajlovskij - Fokin, Fedotov, Krasotkin, Skopincev, Bautin, Jerofejev, Davydov - Morozov,
Barkov, Petrenko - Sarmatin, Čupin, Nikolišin - Belov, Bucajev, Prokopjev - Koroljuk,
Jepančincev, Afinogenov. Coach: I. Dmitrijev

THE TREE BEST PLAYERS BY TEAM
CAN: Blake, Primeau, Evason
SWE: Salo, Albelin, Nylander
CZE: M. Procházka, Patera, Vůjtek
RUS: Barkov, Bucajev, Jašin
FIN: Myllys, Koivu, Helminen
USA: Tereri, Klee, Donato
LAT: Irbe, Čudinovs, Znaroks
ITA: Rosati, Nardella, Orlando
SVK: Cíger, Stümpel, Kontšek
FRA: Gravel, Bozon, Dube
GER: Heiss, Bergen, Rumrich
NOR: Nörstrebö, Knutsen, Dahlström

World Championships 1997 Statistics

S.H.A.

World Senior Championship Pool B,
12. - 21. 4. 1997, Katowice, Poland

World Senior Championship Pool B

                  BLR  KAZ  SUI  AUT  POL  GBR  NED  DEN  W T L GF:GA PTS
1. Belarus        Belarus  4:3  6:5  6:4  7:2  6:2 10:2  9:3  7 0 0 48:21  14
2. Kazakstan      3:4  Kazakstan  5:2  5:3  3:3  4:2  5:3  6:4  5 1 1 31:21  11
3. Switzerland    5:6  2:5  Schweiz  2:2  0:0  3:2  8:3  6:4  3 2 2 26:22   8
4. Austria        4:6  3:5  2:2  Österreich  6:4  2:2  2:2  3:1  2 3 2 22:22   7
5. Poland         2:7  3:3  0:0  4:6  Polska  4:3  1:3  5:2  2 2 3 19:24   6
6. Great Britain  2:6  2:4  2:3  2:2  3:4  Great Britain  8:2  9:1  2 1 4 26:16   5
7. Netherlands    2:10 3:5  3:8  2:2  3:1  2:8  Nederland  6:4  2 1 4 21:38   5
8. Denmark        3:9  4:6  4:6  1:3  2:5  1:9  4:6  Danmark  0 0 7 39:44   0
World Championships 1997 Pool B Statistics

World Senior Championship Pool C,
22. - 28.3.1997, Tallin, Kohtla - Järve, Estonia

Group A           JPN   EST   HUN   LTU  GP W T L GF:GA PTS                  
1. Japan          Nippon   2:2   6:1   3:0   3 2 1 0 11: 3 5
2. Estonia        2:2   Eesti   5:5  11:5   3 1 2 0 18:12 4
3. Hungary        1:6   5:5   Magyarország   5:0   3 1 1 1 11:11 3
4. Lithuania      0:3   5:11  0:5   Lietuva   3 0 0 3  5:19 0

Group B           UKR   SLO   ROM   CHN  GP W T L GF:GA PTS
1. Ukraine        Ukrajina   3:2   7:0   7:1   3 3 0 0 17: 3 6
2. Slovenia       2:3   Slovenija   7:0  11:1   3 2 0 1 18: 4 4
3. Romania        0:7   0:7   Romania   6:5   3 1 0 2  6:17 2
4. China          1:7   1:11  5:6   PR of China   3 0 0 3  7:24 0

Final Group                              GP W T L GF:GA PTS
1. Ukraine        UKR   3:2   2:1   2:2   3 2 1 0  7: 5 5
2. Slovenia       2:3   SLO   3:3   4:1   3 1 1 1  9: 7 3
3. Estonia        1:2   3:3   EST   2:2   3 0 2 1  6: 7 2
4. Japan          2:2   1:4   2:2   JPN   3 0 2 1  5: 8 2

Relegation Group                         GP W T L GF:GA PTS
5. Romania        ROM   2:0   6:5   7:3   3 3 0 0 15: 8 6
6. Hungary        0:2   HUN   7:3   5:0   3 2 0 1 12: 5 4
7. China          5:6   3:7   CHN   6:3   3 1 0 2 14:16 2
8. Lithuania      3:7   0:5   3:6   LTU   3 0 0 3  6:18 0

Ukraine, Slovenia - Promoted to the Pool B
Japan - promoted to the Pool A

S.H.A.

World Senior Championship Pool D
7. - 14.4.1997, Canillo, Andorra

WChD 1997

Group A           KOR   CRO   BEL   AUS  GP W T L GF:GA PTS
1. Korea          South Korea   0:2   4:1   8:5   3 2 0 1 12: 8 4  
2. Croatia        2:0   Hrvatska   1:2   7:2   3 2 0 1 10: 4 4  
3. Belgium        1:4   2:1   Belgique / België   4:2   3 2 0 1  7: 7 4  
4. Australia      5:8   2:7   2:4   Australia   3 0 0 3  9:19 0

Group B           SPA   YUG   BUL   ISR  GP W T L GF:GA PTS      
1. Spain          Espana   6:5   4:5   7:3   3 2 0 1 17:13 4  
2. Yugoslavia     5:6   Jugoslavija   2:2   4:3   3 1 1 1 11:11 3   
3. Bulgaria       5:4   2:2   Balgarija   3:4   3 1 1 1 10:10 3  
4. Israel         3:7   3:4   4:3   Jisrael   3 1 0 2 10:14 2

Final Group
1. Croatia        CRO   2:0   4:3   2:2   3 2 1 0  8: 5 5
2. Korea          0:2   KOR   2:1   5:0   3 2 0 1  7: 3 4
3. Spain          3:4   1:2   SPA   6:5   3 1 0 2 10:11 2
4. Yugoslavia     2:2   0:5   5:6   YUG   3 0 1 2  7:13 1

Relegation Group
5. Israel         ISR   3:8   4:3   5:3   3 2 0 1 12:14 4
6. Australia      8:3   AUS   3:3   2:4   3 1 1 1 13:10 3
7. Bulgaria       3:4   3:3   BUL   4:2   3 1 1 1 10: 9 3
8. Belgium        3:5   4:2   2:4   BEL   3 1 0 2  9:11 2

Croatia, Korea, Spain and Yugoslavia - promoted to the Pool C