May 27, 2021 3:00 PM

IIHF World Championship. Group B. Round 1

Review of the 1st round

The International Ice Hockey Federation is an international organization that oversees ice hockey and inline hockey issues around the world.

The Ice Hockey World Championship is an annual competition organized by the International Ice Hockey Federation since 1920. Along with the Olympic Tournament and the World Cup, it is the most prestigious competition in this sport. Initially, the tournament was held only as part of the Olympic Games. Since 1930, the competition has become an annual event, with the exception of 1940-1946 due to World War II, 1980, 1984, 1988 due to the Winter Olympics and 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. From 1920 to 1968, during the years of the Olympics, the Olympic ice hockey tournament was also considered the world championship.

Our collection contains an overview of the matches of the first round of Group B.