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The 1996 Ice Hockey World Championship took place in Austria 21st April - 5th May. The games were played in Vienna.

Twelve teams took place, with the first round split into two groups of six, with the first four from each group advancing to the quarter-finals. This was the 60th World Championship and the Czech Republic beat Canada in the final to become World Champions for the first time. (Czechoslovakia had won the World Championship six times).

Medal table

1996 World Championships Country
Gold Flag of the Czech Republic Czech Republic
Silver Flag of Canada Canada
Bronze Flag of the United States United States
4 Flag of Russia Russia
5 Flag of Finland Finland
6 Flag of Sweden Sweden
7 Flag of Italy Italy
8 Flag of Germany Germany
9 Flag of Norway Norway
10 Flag of Slovakia Slovakia
11 Flag of France France
12 Flag of Austria Austria

This article uses material from the "1996 Men's World Ice Hockey Championships" article on the Ice Hockey wiki at Wikia and is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike License.


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