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The 1986 Ice Hockey World Championships took place in the Soviet Union from 12 April to 28 April. The games were played at the Palace of Sports of the Central Lenin Stadium in Moscow, and eight teams took part. Each team played each other once, and then the four best teams played each other again. This was the 51st World Championships, and also the 62nd ice hockey European Championships. The reigning world champions from Czechoslovakia finished fifth, and the Soviet Union became World Champions for the twentieth time, and also won their 24th European Championship. In the European Championship, only games between European teams are counted.

World Championship Group A (Soviet Union)[edit | edit source]

First Round[edit | edit source]

Team Games Won Drawn Lost Points difference Points
1 Flag of the Soviet Union.png Soviet Union 7 7 0 0 32 - 09 14
2 Flag of Sweden.png Sweden 7 5 1 1 34 - 18 11
3 Flag of Finland.png Finland 7 4 2 1 28 - 18 10
4 Flag of Canada.png Canada 7 3 0 4 24 - 22 6
5 Flag of Czechoslovakia.png Czechoslovakia 7 2 1 4 17 - 17 5
6 Flag of the United States.png United States of America 7 2 0 5 27 - 28 4
7 Flag of Germany.png Federal Republic of Germany 7 2 0 5 17 - 39 4
8 Flag of Poland.png Poland 7 1 0 6 15 - 43 2
12 April
Canada Flag of Canada.png 8-3 Flag of Germany.png Federal Republic of Germany
12 April
Finland Flag of Finland.png 5-4 Flag of the United States.png United States of America
12 April
Poland Flag of Poland.png 2-1 Flag of Czechoslovakia.png Czechoslovakia
12 April
Soviet Union Flag of the Soviet Union.png 4-2 Flag of Sweden.png Sweden
13 April
Sweden Flag of Sweden.png 4-1 Flag of Canada.png Canada
13 April
United States of America Flag of the United States.png 7-2 Flag of Poland.png Poland
13 April
Soviet Union Flag of the Soviet Union.png 4-1 Flag of Finland.png Finland
13 April
Federal Republic of Germany Flag of Germany.png 4-3 Flag of Czechoslovakia.png Czechoslovakia
15 April
Sweden Flag of Sweden.png 3-2 Flag of Czechoslovakia.png Czechoslovakia
15 April
Soviet Union Flag of the Soviet Union.png 7-2 Flag of Poland.png Poland
15 April
United States of America Flag of the United States.png 9-2 Flag of Germany.png Federal Republic of Germany
15 April
Finland Flag of Finland.png 3-2 Flag of Canada.png Canada
16 April
Canada Flag of Canada.png 8-3 Flag of Poland.png Poland
16 April
Finland Flag of Finland.png 1-1 Flag of Czechoslovakia.png Czechoslovakia
16 April
Soviet Union Flag of the Soviet Union.png 4-1 Flag of Germany.png Federal Republic of Germany
16 April
Sweden Flag of Sweden.png 5-2 Flag of the United States.png United States of America
17 April
Soviet Union Flag of the Soviet Union.png 4-0 Flag of Canada.png Canada
17 April
Czechoslovakia Flag of Czechoslovakia.png 5-2 Flag of the United States.png United States of America
17 April
Finland Flag of Finland.png 4-2 Flag of Poland.png Poland
17 April
Sweden Flag of Sweden.png 4-2 Flag of Germany.png Federal Republic of Germany
18 April
Sweden Flag of Sweden.png 12-3 Flag of Poland.png Poland
18 April
Finland Flag of Finland.png 10-1 Flag of Germany.png Federal Republic of Germany
19 April
Canada Flag of Canada.png 4-2 Flag of the United States.png United States of America
19 April
Soviet Union Flag of the Soviet Union.png 4-2 Flag of Czechoslovakia.png Czechoslovakia
20 April
Federal Republic of Germany Flag of Germany.png 4-1 Flag of Poland.png Poland
20 April
Sweden Flag of Sweden.png 4-4 Flag of Finland.png Finland
22 April
Czechoslovakia Flag of Czechoslovakia.png 3-1 Flag of Canada.png Canada
22 April
Soviet Union Flag of the Soviet Union.png 5-1 Flag of the United States.png United States of America

Final Round[edit | edit source]

Team Games Won Drawn Lost Points difference Points
1 Flag of Soviet Union Soviet Union 3 3 0 0 18 - 06 6
2 Flag of Sweden Sweden 3 1 1 1 12 - 12 3
3 Flag of Canada Canada 3 1 0 2 13 - 16 2
4 Flag of Finland Finland 3 0 1 2 07 - 16 1
24 April
Soviet Union Flag of the Soviet Union.png 7-4 Flag of Canada.png Canada
24 April
Sweden Flag of Sweden.png 4-4 Flag of Finland.png Finland
26 April
Sweden Flag of Sweden.png 6-5 Flag of Canada.png Canada
26 April
Soviet Union Flag of the Soviet Union.png 8-0 Flag of Finland.png Finland
28 April
Canada Flag of Canada.png 4-3 Flag of Finland.png Finland
28 April
Soviet Union Flag of the Soviet Union.png 3-2 Flag of Sweden.png Sweden

Consolation Round[edit | edit source]

Team Games Won Drawn Lost Points difference Points
5 Flag of Czechoslovakia Czechoslovakia 10 5 1 4 38 - 21 11
6 Flag of the United States United States 10 4 0 6 41 - 43 8
7 Flag of West Germany West Germany 10 2 1 7 23 - 52 5
8 Flag of Poland Poland 10 1 1 8 26 - 63 3
23 April
Czechoslovakia Flag of Czechoslovakia.png 8-1 Flag of Poland.png Poland
23 April
United States of America Flag of the United States.png 5-0 Flag of Germany.png Federal Republic of Germany
25 April
United States of America Flag of the United States.png 7-5 Flag of Poland.png Poland
25 April
Czechoslovakia Flag of Czechoslovakia.png 3-1 Flag of Germany.png Federal Republic of Germany
27 April
Czechoslovakia Flag of Czechoslovakia.png 10-2 Flag of the United States.png United States of America
27 April
Federal Republic of Germany Flag of Germany.png 5-5 Flag of Poland.png Poland

World Championship Group B (Netherlands)[edit | edit source]

Team Games Won Drawn Lost Points difference Points
9 Flag of Switzerland.png Switzerland 7 6 0 1 38 - 20 12
10 Flag of Italy.png Italy 7 4 0 3 21 - 18 8
11 Flag of East Germany.png East Germany 7 4 0 3 25 - 21 8
12 Flag of France.png France 7 3 0 4 22 - 25 6
13 Flag of the Netherlands.png Netherlands 7 3 0 4 25 - 32 6
14 Flag of Austria.png Austria 7 3 0 4 24 - 27 6
15 Flag of SFR Yugoslavia.png Yugoslavia 7 3 0 4 24 - 25 6
16 Flag of Japan.gif Japan 7 2 0 5 15 - 26 4
20 March
Netherlands Flag of the Netherlands.png 6-3 Flag of SFR Yugoslavia.png Yugoslavia
20 March
East Germany Flag of East Germany.png 4-6 Flag of Austria.png Austria
20 March
Switzerland Flag of Switzerland.png 4-1 Flag of Italy.png Italy
20 March
France Flag of France.png 1-2 Flag of Japan.gif Japan
21 March
Austria Flag of Austria.png 1-6 Flag of Italy.png Italy
21 March
Japan Flag of Japan.gif 4-6 Flag of Switzerland.png Switzerland
22 March
Netherlands Flag of the Netherlands.png 3-4 Flag of France.png France
22 March
East Germany Flag of East Germany.png 4-2 Flag of SFR Yugoslavia.png Yugoslavia
23 March
Switzerland Flag of Switzerland.png 8-2 Flag of France.png France
23 March
Yugoslavia Flag of SFR Yugoslavia.png 2-5 Flag of Austria.png Austria
23 March
Netherlands Flag of the Netherlands.png 3-4 Flag of Japan.gif Japan
23 March
East Germany Flag of East Germany.png 3-4 Flag of Italy.png Italy
24 March
Japan Flag of Japan.gif 0-1 Flag of Italy.png Italy
24 March
Austria Flag of Austria.png 3-4 Flag of Switzerland.png Switzerland
25 March
France Flag of France.png 5-6 Flag of SFR Yugoslavia.png Yugoslavia
25 March
Netherlands Flag of the Netherlands.png 2-5 Flag of East Germany.png East Germany
26 March
Italy Flag of Italy.png 1-4 Flag of SFR Yugoslavia.png Yugoslavia
26 March
Japan Flag of Japan.gif 3-4 Flag of East Germany.png East Germany
26 March
France Flag of France.png 6-1 Flag of Austria.png Austria
26 March
Netherlands Flag of the Netherlands.png 3-11 Flag of Switzerland.png Switzerland
28 March
East Germany Flag of East Germany.png 0-3 Flag of France.png France
28 March
Yugoslavia Flag of SFR Yugoslavia.png 2-4 Flag of Switzerland.png Switzerland
28 March
Japan Flag of Japan.gif 2-6 Flag of Austria.png Austria
28 March
Netherlands Flag of the Netherlands.png 5-3 Flag of Italy.png Italy
29 March
Yugoslavia Flag of SFR Yugoslavia.png 5-0 Flag of Japan.gif Japan
29 March
Italy Flag of Italy.png 5-1 Flag of France.png France
29 March
Switzerland Flag of Switzerland.png 1-5 Flag of East Germany.png East Germany
29 March
Netherlands Flag of the Netherlands.png 3-2 Flag of Austria.png Austria

World Championship Group C (Spain)[edit | edit source]

First Round[edit | edit source]

Group 1[edit | edit source]

Team Games Won Drawn Lost Points difference Points
1 Flag of Norway.png Norway 4 4 0 0 42 - 07 8
2 Flag of Romania.svg Romania 4 3 0 1 26 - 09 6
3 Flag of Denmark.png Denmark 4 2 0 2 18 - 13 4
4 Flag of Spain.gif Spain 4 0 1 3 08 - 32 1
5 Flag of Korea.gif South Korea 4 0 1 3 05 - 38 1
23 March
Norway Flag of Norway.png 18-3 Flag of Spain.gif Spain
23 March
Romania Flag of Romania.svg 13-0 Flag of Korea.gif South Korea
24 March
Norway Flag of Norway.png 11-1 Flag of Korea.gif South Korea
24 March
Romania Flag of Romania.svg 5-1 Flag of Denmark.png Denmark
26 March
South Korea Flag of Korea.gif 1-11 Flag of Denmark.png Denmark
26 March
Romania Flag of Romania.svg 5-2 Flag of Spain.gif Spain
27 March
Norway Flag of Norway.png 7-0 Flag of Denmark.png Denmark
27 March
Spain Flag of Spain.gif 3-3 Flag of Korea.gif South Korea
29 March
Denmark Flag of Denmark.png 6-0 Flag of Spain.gif Spain
29 March
Norway Flag of Norway.png 6-3 Flag of Romania.svg Romania

Group 2[edit | edit source]

Team Games Won Drawn Lost Points difference Points
1 Flag of China.gif China 4 3 1 0 35 - 04 7
2 Flag of Bulgaria.png Bulgaria 4 3 0 1 13 - 16 6
3 Flag of North Korea.gif North Korea 4 1 1 2 08 - 15 3
4 Flag of Hungary.png Hungary 4 1 1 2 17 - 14 3
5 Flag of Australia.jpg Australia 4 0 1 3 09 - 33 1
23 March
China Flag of China.gif 15-0 Flag of Australia.jpg Australia
23 March
Hungary Flag of Hungary.png 2-4 Flag of North Korea.gif North Korea
24 March
Australia Flag of Australia.jpg 3-11 Flag of Hungary.png Hungary
24 March
China Flag of China.gif 9-1 Flag of Bulgaria.png Bulgaria
26 March
North Korea Flag of North Korea.gif 1-9 Flag of China.gif China
26 March
Australia Flag of Australia.jpg 4-5 Flag of Bulgaria.png Bulgaria
27 March
North Korea Flag of North Korea.gif 2-2 Flag of Australia.jpg Australia
27 March
Bulgaria Flag of Bulgaria.png 5-2 Flag of Hungary.png Hungary
29 March
Bulgaria Flag of Bulgaria.png 2-1 Flag of North Korea.gif North Korea
29 March
Hungary Flag of Hungary.png 2-2 Flag of China.gif China

Final Round[edit | edit source]

Team Games Won Drawn Lost Points difference Points
17 Flag of Norway Norway 3 2 1 0 19 - 07 5
18 Flag of China China 3 2 1 0 16 - 07 5
19 Flag of Bulgaria Bulgaria 3 1 0 2 09 - 23 2
20 Flag of Romania Romania 3 0 0 3 10 - 17 0
30 March
Norway Flag of Norway.png 10-1 Flag of Bulgaria.png Bulgaria
30 March
China Flag of China.gif 4-3 Flag of Romania.svg Romania
01 April
Bulgaria Flag of Bulgaria.png 7-4 Flag of Romania.svg Romania
01 April
Norway Flag of Norway.png 3-3 Flag of China.gif China

Consolation Round[edit | edit source]

Team Games Won Drawn Lost Points difference Points
21 Flag of Denmark Denmark 3 3 0 0 20 - 05 6
22 Flag of Hungary Hungary 3 1 0 2 16 - 17 2
23 Flag of North Korea North Korea 3 1 0 2 10 - 14 2
24 Flag of Spain Spain 3 1 0 2 11 - 21 2
30 March
Denmark Flag of Denmark.png 8-4 Flag of Hungary.png Hungary
30 March
Spain Flag of Spain.gif 6-5 Flag of North Korea.gif North Korea
01 April
Spain Flag of Spain.gif 5-10 Flag of Hungary.png Hungary
01 April
Denmark Flag of Denmark.png 6-1 Flag of North Korea.gif North Korea
Team Games Won Drawn Lost Points difference Points
25 Flag of South Korea South Korea 1 1 0 0 09 - 07 2
26 Flag of Australia Australia 1 0 0 1 07 - 09 0
31 March
South Korea Flag of Korea.gif 9-7 Flag of Australia.jpg Australia

World Championship medal table[edit | edit source]

1986 World Championships Medal Table Country
Gold Flag of the Soviet Union.png Soviet Union
Silver Flag of Sweden.png Sweden
Bronze Flag of Canada.png Canada
4 Flag of Finland Finland
5 Flag of Czechoslovakia Czechoslovakia
6 Flag of the United States United States
7 Flag of Germany Germany
8 Flag of Poland Poland

European Championships medal table[edit | edit source]

1986 European Championships Country
Gold Flag of the Soviet Union.png Soviet Union
Silver Flag of Sweden.png Sweden
Bronze Flag of Finland.png Finland
4 Flag of Germany Germany
5 Flag of Poland Poland
6 Flag of Czechoslovakia Czechoslovakia
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