International Ice Hockey Federation

"Real hockey cities"

Directorate Chairman high praise for organizers

Published 30.04.2018 02:59 GMT+5 | Author Slava Malamud
"Real hockey cities" "Real hockey cities"
Frank Gonzalez, Directorate Chairman of the 2018 IIHF Ice Hockey U18 World Championship, speaks to the media before the gold medal game. (Photo by Steve Kingsman/HHOF-IIHF Images)
Frank Gonzalez, U18 World Championship chairman, in a press scrum before the gold medal game offered very high assessment of Chelyabinsk and Magnitogorsk.

 

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Finland wins it all!

Nordgren's shorthanded beauty gives Finns gold

Published 30.04.2018 02:11 GMT+5 | Author Lucas Aykroyd
Finland wins it all! Finland wins it all!
CHELYABINSK, RUSSIA - APRIL 29: Team Finland celebrate with the championship trophy following a 3-2 win over team USA in the gold medal game at the 2018 IIHF Ice Hockey U18 World Championship. (Photo by Andrea Cardin/HHOF-IIHF Images)
Niklas Nordgren's shorthanded goal with 9:19 left gave the Finns a thrilling 3-2 final victory over the Americans. It's Finland's fourth U18 gold medal ever.

 

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Hughes named MVP

Three Americans, one Finn on all-star team

Published 30.04.2018 00:47 GMT+5 | Author Lucas Aykroyd
Hughes named MVP Hughes named MVP
CHELYABINSK, RUSSIA - APRIL 29: USA's Jack Hughes #6 is presented with the Most Valuable Player award following a team Finland 3-2 win over team USA in the gold medal game at the 2018 IIHF Ice Hockey U18 World Championship. (Photo by Andrea Cardin/HHOF-IIHF Images)
The best players of the 2018 U18 World Championship have been selected by the tournament Directorate and the media. The U.S.’s Jack Hughes was named MVP.

 

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