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Hughes named MVP

Hughes named MVP

Three Americans, one Finn on all-star team

Published 15.08.2018 10:50 GMT+5 | Author Lucas Aykroyd
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.

The Directorate hands out individual awards to the best player in each position.

Goalie: Olof Lindbom, Sweden
Defenceman: Adam Boqvist, Sweden
Forward: Jack Hughes, USA

Accredited media votes for the All-Star Team, as well as the tournament’s Most Valuable Player.

Goaltender: Olof Lindbom, Sweden
Defenceman: Cameron York, USA
Defenceman: Anton Malyshev, Russia
Forward: Oliver Wahlstrom, USA
Forward: Niklas Nordgren, Finland
Forward: Jack Hughes, USA
MVP: Jack Hughes, USA


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