1992 IIHF World Women's Championship
Tournament details
Host nation Flag of Finland Finland
Dates April 20 - April 26
Teams 8
Champions Flag of Canada.svg.png Canada (2 titles)
Tournament statistics
Games played 20
Goals scored 158  (7.9 per game)
Scoring leader(s) Flag of the United States Cammi Granato (8+2=10pts)

The 1992 IIHF World Women Championships was held April 20-April 26, 1992 in Tampere in Finland. The Team Canada won their 2nd gold medal at the World Championships, in a repeat of the 1990 Final defeating the United States.

Qualification Tournament[edit | edit source]

The tournament was held between eight teams. Canada and the United States as the top two ranked teams received automatic qualification for the tournament. In addition, the top five teams from the 1991 European Championship would be joined by the winner of the 1992 Asian Qualification Tournament.

  • Flag of Canada.png Canada - Automatically Qualified
  • Flag of China.gif China - Winner 1992 Asian Qualification Tournament
  • Flag of Denmark.png Denmark - 3rd Place - 1991 European Championship
  • Flag of Finland.png Finland - Winner - 1991 European Championship
  • Flag of Norway.png Norway - 4th Place - 1991 European Championship
  • Flag of Switzerland.png Switzerland - 5th Place - 1991 European Championship
  • Flag of Sweden.png Sweden - 2nd Place - 1991 European Championship
  • Flag of the United States.png United States of America - Automatically Qualified

Asian Qualification Tournament (China PR)[edit | edit source]

10 March 1992
China Flag of China.gif 5-0 Flag of Japan.gif Japan
11 March 1992
China Flag of China.gif 5-0 Flag of Japan.gif Japan

Final Tournament[edit | edit source]

The eight participating teams were divided up into two seeded groups as below. The teams played each other once in a single round robin format. The top two teams from the group proceeded to the Final Round, while the remaining teams played in the Consolation Round.

First Round[edit | edit source]

     Teams proceed to Final round
     Teams sent to Consolation round

Group A[edit | edit source]

Standings[edit | edit source]

Rk. Team GP W T L GF GA DIF PTS
1. Flag of Canada.png Canada 3 3 0 0 24 1 +23 6
2. Flag of Sweden.png Sweden 3 2 0 1 12 9 +3 4
3. Flag of China.gif China 3 1 0 2 7 16 -9 2
4. Flag of Denmark.png Denmark 3 0 0 3 3 20 -17 0

Results[edit | edit source]

All times local (GMT+4)

April 20, 1992 Canada Flag of Canada.png 8 – 0
( 3 - 0 , 4 - 0 , 1 - 0 )
Flag of China.gif China Tampere, Finland
April 20, 1992 Sweden Flag of Sweden.png 4 – 1
( 2 - 1 , 1 - 0 , 1 - 0 )
Flag of Denmark.png Denmark Tampere, Finland
April 21, 1992 China Flag of China.gif 2 – 6
( 1 - 1 , 1 - 2 , 0 - 3 )
Flag of Sweden.png Sweden Tampere, Finland
April 21, 1992 Denmark Flag of Denmark.png 0 – 10
( 0 - 4 , 0 - 2 , 0 - 4 )
Flag of Canada.png Canada Tampere, Finland
April 23, 1992 Denmark Flag of Denmark.png 2 – 5
( 0 - 0 , 1 - 2 , 1 - 3 )
Flag of China.gif China Tampere, Finland
April 23, 1992 Canada Flag of Canada.png 6 – 1
( 2 - 0 , 1 - 0 , 3 - 1 )
Flag of Sweden.png Sweden Tampere, Finland

Group B[edit | edit source]

Standings[edit | edit source]

Rk. Team GP W T L GF GA DIF PTS
1. Flag of the United States.png United States of America 3 3 0 0 31 4 +27 6
2. Flag of Finland.png Finland 3 2 0 1 27 9 +18 4
3. Flag of Norway.png Norway 3 1 0 2 8 21 -13 2
4. Flag of Switzerland.png Switzerland 3 0 0 3 4 15 -11 0

Results[edit | edit source]

All times local (GMT+4)

April 20, 1992 United States of America Flag of the United States.png 17 – 0
( 6 - 0 , 4 - 0 , 7 - 0 )
Flag of Switzerland.png Switzerland Tampere, Finland
April 20, 1992 Finland Flag of Finland.png 11 – 3
( 6 - 1 , 2 - 2 , 3 - 0 )
Flag of Norway.png Norway Tampere, Finland
April 21, 1992 Norway Flag of Norway.png 1 – 9
( 1 - 1 , 0 - 4 , 0 - 4 )
Flag of the United States.png United States of America Tampere, Finland
April 21, 1992 Switzerland Flag of Switzerland.png 1 – 13
( 0 - 2 , 0 - 8 , 1 - 3 )
Flag of Finland.png Finland Tampere, Finland
April 23, 1992 Norway Flag of Norway.png 4 – 1
( 1 - 0 , 2 - 0 , 1 - 1 )
Flag of Switzerland.png Switzerland Tampere, Finland
April 23, 1992 Finland Flag of Finland.png 3 – 5
( 2 - 1 , 1 - 1 , 0 - 3 )
Flag of the United States.png United States of America Tampere, Finland

Playoff Round[edit | edit source]

Consolation Round 5-8 Place[edit | edit source]

April 24, 1992 China Flag of China.gif 2 – 1
(1-0, 0-1, 0-1, 0-0, 1-0 )
Flag of Switzerland.png Switzerland Tampere, Finland
April 24, 1992 Norway Flag of Norway.png 2 – 0
( 1 - 0 , 1 - 0 , 0 - 0 )
Flag of Denmark.png Denmark Tampere, Finland

Consolation Round 7-8 Place[edit | edit source]

April 26, 1992 Denmark Flag of Denmark.png 4 – 3
( 2 - 2 , 0 - 1 , 2 - 1, 1 - 0 )
Flag of Switzerland.png Switzerland Tampere, Finland

Consolation Round 5-6 Place[edit | edit source]

April 26, 1992 Norway Flag of Norway.png 1 – 2
( 0 - 1 , 0 - 0 , 1 - 1 )
Flag of China.gif China Tampere, Finland

Final Round[edit | edit source]

Semi finals Finals
25 April 1992 26 April 1992
                 
     
Group A 1st Flag of Canada.png Canada 6
 
Group B 2nd Flag of Finland.png Finland 2   Gold Medal Game
  Flag of Canada.png Canada 8
     
  Flag of the United States.png United States of America 0
Group B 1st Flag of the United States.png United States of America 6
 
Group A 2nd Flag of Sweden.png Sweden 4  
  Bronze Medal Game (APS)
Flag of Sweden.png Sweden 4
Flag of Finland.png Finland 5

Semifinals[edit | edit source]

April 25, 1992 Canada Flag of Canada.png 6 – 2
( 4 - 0 , 2 - 2 , 0 - 0 )
Flag of Finland.png Finland Tampere, Finland
April 25, 1992 United States of America Flag of the United States.png 6 – 4
( 2 - 2 , 2 - 0 , 2 - 2 )
Flag of Sweden.png Sweden Tampere, Finland

Match for third place[edit | edit source]

April 26, 1992 Sweden Flag of Sweden.png 4 – 5
(1 - 1, 1 - 2, 2 - 1, 0 - 0, 0 - 1)
Flag of Finland.png Finland Tampere, Finland

Final[edit | edit source]

April 26, 1992 Canada Flag of Canada.png 8 – 0
( 3 - 0 , 2 - 0 , 3 - 0 )
Flag of the United States.png United States of America Tampere, Finland

Champions[edit | edit source]

 1992 IIHF World Women Championship Winners 

Canada
2nd title

Scoring leaders[edit | edit source]

Player GP G A Pts PIM
Flag of the United States Cammi Granato 5 8 2 10 2
Flag of Canada Danielle Goyette 5 3 7 10 2
Flag of Canada Andria Hunter 5 5 4 9 0
Flag of the United States Lisa Brown 5 2 7 9 8
Flag of the United States Shelley Looney 5 1 8 9 2
Flag of Finland Riikka Nieminen 5 6 2 8 0
Flag of Canada France St. Louis 5 5 3 8 2
Flag of Canada Nancy Drolet 5 4 4 8 0
Flag of the United States Jeanine Sobek 5 3 5 8 0
Flag of the United States Karyn Bye 5 3 5 8 2

Goaltending leaders[edit | edit source]

Player Mins GA GAA SV%
Flag of Canada Marie Claude Roy 120 1 0.50 .958
Flag of Canada Manon Rheaume 180 2 0.67 .957
Flag of Sweden Annica Åhlén 190 8 2.53 .916
Flag of Denmark Lane Rasmussen 305 24 4.72 .884
Flag of Finland Katariina Ahonen 149 5 2.01 .881
Flag of China Hong Guo 310 18 3.48 .872
Flag of Sweden Helen Johansson 119 12 6.05 .861
Flag of Norway Kari Fjellhammer 299 23 4.61 .859
Flag of the United States Erin Whitten 228 14 3.68 .851
Flag of Finland Lissa-Maria Sneck 157 14 5.35 .771

Final standings[edit | edit source]

Rk. Team
Gold medal icon.svg Flag of Canada.png Canada
Silver medal icon.svg Flag of the United States.png United States of America
Bronze medal icon.svg Flag of Finland.png Finland
4. Flag of Sweden.png Sweden
5. Flag of China.gif China
6. Flag of Norway.png Norway
7. Flag of Denmark.png Denmark
8. Flag of Switzerland.png Switzerland

Directorate Awards[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Collins gem Hockey Facts and Stats 2009-10, p.540, Andrew Podnieks, Harper Collins Publishers Ltd, Toronto, Canada, ISBN 978-1-55468-621-6
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