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Go west, young man

2019 World Juniors will add to magical legacy

Published 19.01.2018 10:53 GMT-7 | Author Lucas Aykroyd
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As in 2006, Vancouver will be the primary venue for the 2019 World Juniors, with Victoria as the secondary venue this time. Photo: Matthew Manor / HHOF-IIHF Images
When Canada chose DJ Otzi’s “Hey Baby” as its 2018 World Junior goal song, not everyone embraced it at first. Yet when they won gold, it became a favourite.


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Groups for 2019 known

Host Canada to play in Vancouver

Published 05.01.2018 20:56 GMT-7 | Author Martin Merk
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Canada will meet its semi-final opponent Czech Republic again in the group stage of the 2019 IIHF World Junior Championship. Photo: Andrea Cardin / HHOF-IIHF Images
With the end of the 2018 World Juniors, the proposed groups for the 2019 IIHF World Junior Championship in Vancouver and Victoria have been announced.


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Kazakhs go to BC

Central Asians earn promotion to World Juniors

Published 17.12.2017 03:49 GMT-7 | Author Chapin Landvogt
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The Kazakh U20 national team celebrates Division I Group A gold and will next year in Vancouver and Victoria play at the top-level IIHF World Junior Championship for the first time in ten years. Photo: Olivier Brajon
Kazakhstan won the 2018 IIHF Ice Hockey U20 World Championship Division I Group A and will play at the World Junior Championship for the first time since 2009.


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