2020 World Junior Ice Hockey Championship
Canada wins their 18th title
The 2020 World Junior Ice Hockey Championships was held in the Czech Republic, December 26, 2019 to January 5, 2020.
In the gold medal game, Canada came back from a 3 – 1 deficit in the third period to defeat Russia by a score of 4 – 3. With this win, Canada earned its 18th World Junior Ice Hockey Championship title. Sweden beat Finland 3 – 2 to earn a bronze medal in the tournament.
Watch some of the most exciting moments of the Gold medal World Juniors Hockey match between Canada and Russia.
ICYMI: Watch the nail-biting moments from last night’s GOLD MEDAL GAME showdown between @hc_wjc and @russiahockey 👇 #WorldJuniors pic.twitter.com/zH53Du13uV
— IIHF (@IIHFHockey) January 6, 2020
Watch the winning goal from the World Juniors Hockey game by Canada’s Akil Thomas.
Let’s watch that again. With 3:38 to go @AkilThomas2 slides in to the @russiahockey net to seal the CHAMPIONSHIP WIN for @hc_wjc! #WorldJuniors @lakings pic.twitter.com/zYlgMFP4TL
— IIHF (@IIHFHockey) January 5, 2020