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2002 IIHF World U20 Championship
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Tournament details
Host country  Czech Republic
Dates December 25 - January 4
Teams 10
Venue(s) (in 2 host cities)
Champions Gold medal blank.svg  Russia (2nd title)
Tournament statistics
Matches played 34
Goals scored 201 (5.91 per match)
Scoring leader(s) Canada Mike Cammalleri (11 points)

The 2002 World Junior Ice Hockey Championships (2002 WJHC) were held in Pardubice and Hradec Králové, Czech Republic. The championships began on December 25, 2001, and finished on January 4, 2002. Russia was the winner, overcoming a 3-1 second period deficit to defeat Canada 5-4 in the gold medal game.

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Teams

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Group A

  GP W L T GF GA Pts
 Slovakia 4 2 0 2 14 7 6
 United States 4 2 0 2 14 9 6
 Sweden 4 2 0 2 11 5 6
 Czech Republic 4 1 3 0 11 7 2
 Belarus 4 0 4 0 4 26 0

All games at Pardubice

December 25

December 26

December 27

December 28

December 29

December 30

Group B

  GP W L T GF GA Pts
 Finland 4 3 1 0 14 5 6
 Canada 4 3 1 0 27 7 6
 Russia 4 2 2 0 12 8 4
 Switzerland 4 2 2 0 12 10 4
 France 4 0 4 0 1 36 0

All games at Hradec Králové

December 25

December 26

December 27

December 28

December 29

December 30

Playoffs

Quarterfinals - January 1

Semifinals - January 2

Placement games - January 2

Placement games - January 4

Finals - January 4

Relegation

Best-of-two series
January 1

January 3

France is relegated to Division I for the 2003 World Junior Ice Hockey Championships

Scoring leaders

Player Nationality GP G A Pts PIM
Mike Cammalleri  Canada 7 7 4 11 10
Brad Boyes  Canada 7 5 4 9 16
Jared Aulin  Canada 7 4 5 9 4
Aleš Hemský  Czech Republic 7 3 6 9 6
Marek Svatos  Slovakia 7 7 1 8 6
Alexander Frolov  Russia 7 6 2 8 4
Stanislav Chistov  Russia 7 4 4 8 0
Tomáš Kopecký  Slovakia 7 3 5 8 22
Jussi Jokinen  Finland 7 2 6 8 2
Jarkko Immonen  Finland 7 4 3 7 6
Tomáš Plekanec  Czech Republic 7 3 4 7 0

Goaltending leaders

(Minimum 90 minutes played)

Player Nationality Mins GA GAA SO Pct.
Kari Lehtonen  Finland 359 7 1.17 1 .943
Pascal Leclaire  Canada 299 9 1.80 2 .937
Lucas Hronek  Czech Republic 355 12 2.03 0 .897
Henrik Lundqvist  Sweden 419 15 2.15 1 .906
Peter Hamerlik  Slovakia 207 8 2.31 0 .921

Division I

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Held December 9-15, 2001 in Kapfenberg & Zeltweg, Austria

Group A

  GP W L T GF GA Pts
 Austria 3 2 1 0 9 5 5
 Norway 3 2 0 1 12 10 4
 Kazakhstan 3 1 0 2 13 13 2
 Slovenia 3 0 1 2 6 12 1

Group B

  GP W L T GF GA Pts
 Germany 3 3 0 0 16 4 6
 Ukraine 3 1 1 1 7 7 3
 Italy 3 0 2 1 10 17 2
 Poland 3 0 1 2 10 15 1

Germany advances to the 2003 World Junior Ice Hockey Championships. No other team is relegated due to a restructuring of the divisions in the 2003 tournament, where Division I will consist of 12 teams in 2 groups.

Division II

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Held December 30, 2001 - January 3, 2002 in Zagreb, Croatia

Group A

  GP W L T GF GA Pts
 Denmark 3 3 0 0 30 9 6
 Latvia 3 2 0 1 22 6 4
 Great Britain 3 1 0 2 7 19 2
 Netherlands 3 0 0 3 3 28 0

Group B

  GP W L T GF GA Pts
 Japan 3 3 0 0 25 6 6
 Croatia 3 1 1 1 14 14 3
 Hungary 3 1 1 1 7 10 3
 Lithuania 3 0 0 3 7 23 0

Japan, Denmark, Latvia, and Croatia advance to Division I of the 2003 World Junior Ice Hockey Championships. Due to a restructuring of the tournament, the remaining four teams will remain in Division II, which will consist of 12 teams in two groups.

Division III

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Held in Belgrade, Yugoslavia January 5-9, 2002[1]

Group A

  GP W L T GF GA Pts
 Estonia 3 3 0 0 30 9 6
 Yugoslavia 3 2 0 1 22 6 4
 Iceland 3 1 0 2 7 19 2
 Bulgaria 3 0 0 3 3 28 0

Group B

  GP W L T GF GA Pts
 Spain 3 3 0 0 20 7 6
 Romania 3 2 0 1 21 10 4
 South Africa 3 1 0 2 8 10 2
 Mexico 3 0 0 3 8 30 0

Due to a restructuring of the 2003 World Junior Ice Hockey Championships, all Division III teams will be moved to Division II, which will have 12 teams in 2 groups.

External links

Preceded by
2001 World Juniors
World Junior Ice Hockey Championships

See also: 2002 World Championships
Succeeded by
2003 World Juniors

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