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At the 1960 Olympics' held in Squaw Valley, California, United States, one ice hockey event was held: men's Ice Hockey. This tournament was also counted as IIHF World Championship and IIHF European Championship. Games were held at Blyth Arena.

Medalists[edit | edit source]

Gold: Silver: Bronze:
Flag of the United States United States
Jack McCartan
John Mayasich
John Kirrane
Paul Johnson
Weldon Olson
Eugene Grazia
Richard Rodenheiser
Edwyn Owen
Rodney Paavola
Richard Meredith
Bill Christian
Tommy Williams
Roger Christian
Robert McVey
Lawrence Palmer
Bill Cleary
Bob Cleary
Flag of Canada Canada
Harold Hurley
Harry Sinden
Jack Douglas
Robert Attersley
Fred Etcher
George Samolenko
Donald Charles Head
Darryl Sly
Ken Laufman
Floyd Martin
James Connelly
Robert Forhan
Donald Rope
Maurice Benoit
Bobby Rousseau
Cliff Pennington
Robert McKnight
Soviet Union
Yury Tsitsinov
Vladimir Grebennikov
Mikhail Bychkov
Viktor Pryazhnikov
Nikolay Karpov
Nikolai Puchkov
Yevgeny Groshev
Victor Yakushev
Stanislav Petukhov
Yevgeny Yorkin
Nikolai Sologubov
Yuri Baulin
Aleksandr Almetov
Konstantin Loktev
Veniamin Alexandrov
Genrikh Sidorenkov
Alfred Kuchevsky

Preliminary round[edit | edit source]

Top two teams (shaded ones) from each group advanced to the final round and played for 1st-6th places, other teams played in the consolation round.

Group A[edit | edit source]

Rank Team Pld W L T GF GA Pts
1 Canada 2 2 0 0 24 3 4
2 Sweden 2 1 1 0 21 5 2
3 Japan 2 0 2 0 1 38 0

February 19

  • Canada 5-2 Sweden

February 20

  • Canada 19-1 Japan

February 21

  • Sweden 19-0 Japan


Group B[edit | edit source]

Rank Team Pld W L T GF GA Pts
1 Soviet Union 2 2 0 0 16 4 4
2 Germany 2 1 1 0 4 9 2
3 Finland 2 0 2 0 5 12 0

February 19

  • USSR 8-0 Germany (UTG)

February 20

  • USSR 8-4 Finland

February 21

  • Germany (UTG) 4-1 Finland

Group C[edit | edit source]

Rank Team Pld W L T GF GA Pts
1 United States 2 2 0 0 19 6 4
2 Czechoslovakia 2 1 1 0 23 8 2
3 Australia 2 0 2 0 2 30 0

February 19

  • USA 7-5 Czechoslovakia

February 20

  • Czechoslovakia 18-1 Australia

February 21

  • USA 12-1 Australia


Consolation round[edit | edit source]

Teams, which didn't qualify for the final round, played here.

Team Pld W L T GF GA Pts
Flag of Finland.png Finland 4 3 0 1 50 11 7
Flag of Japan.gif Japan 4 2 1 1 32 22 5
Flag of Australia.jpg Australia 4 0 4 0 8 57 0

February 22

  • Finland 14-1 Australia

February 23

  • Finland 6-6 Japan

February 24

  • Japan 13-2 Australia

February 25

  • Finland 19-2 Australia

February 26

  • Finland 11-2 Japan

February 27

  • Japan 11-3 Australia

Final round[edit | edit source]

First place team wins gold, second silver and third bronze.

Rank Team Pld W L T GF GA Pts
1 Flag of the United States United States 5 5 0 0 29 11 10
2 Flag of Canada.svg.png Canada 5 4 1 0 31 12 8
3 Flag of the Soviet Union.png Soviet Union 5 2 2 1 24 19 5
4 Flag of Czechoslovakia.png Czechoslovakia 5 2 3 0 21 23 4
5 Flag of Sweden.png Sweden 5 1 3 1 19 19 3
6 Flag of Germany.png Germany 5 0 5 0 5 45 0

February 22

  • USSR 8-5 Czechoslovakia
  • USA 6-3 Sweden
  • Canada 12-0 Germany (UTG)

February 24

  • USA 9-1 Germany (UTG)
  • USSR 2-2 Sweden
  • Canada 4-0 Czechoslovakia

February 25

  • USSR 7-1 Germany (UTG)
  • USA 2-1 Canada
  • Czechoslovakia 3-1 Sweden

February 27

  • Czechoslovakia 9-1 Germany (UTG)
  • USA 3-2 USSR
  • Canada 6-5 Sweden

February 28

  • USA 9-4 Czechoslovakia
  • Sweden 8-2 Germany (UTG)
  • Canada 8-5 USSR

Leading Players[edit | edit source]

Leading scorers[edit | edit source]

Rk Team GP G A Pts
1 Flag of Canada Fred Etcher 7 9 12 21
2 Flag of Canada Robert Attersley 7 6 12 18
3 Flag of the United States Bill Cleary 7 7 7 14
4 Flag of the United States Bill Christian 7 2 11 13
5 Flag of Canada George Samolenko 7 8 4 12
5 Flag of Sweden Lars-Eric Lundvall 7 8 4 12
7 Flag of Czechoslovakia Vaclav Panucek 7 7 5 12
7 Flag of the United States John Mayasich 7 7 5 12
7 Flag of Sweden Nisse Nilsson 7 7 5 12
7 Flag of Soviet Union Veniamin Alexandrov 7 7 5 12
11 Flag of Canada Floyd Martin 7 6 6 12
12 Flag of Sweden Ronald Petersson 7 4 8 12

Final ranking[edit | edit source]

  1. Flag of the United States United States
  2. Flag of Canada Canada
  3. Flag of Soviet Union Soviet Union
  4. Flag of Czechoslovakia Czechoslovakia
  5. Flag of Sweden Sweden
  6. Flag of Germany Germany
  7. Flag of Finland Finland
  8. Flag of Japan Japan
  9. Flag of Australia Australia

Team Photos[edit | edit source]


Game Ads[edit | edit source]

Team Photos[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

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