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Win with Russian trivia

Win with Russian trivia

Ten questions, three great prizes

Published 12.04.2023 16:34 GMT+3 | Author Lucas Aykroyd
Win with Russian trivia
Russian hockey fans at Moscow's Ice Palace. Photo: Andre Ringuette / HHOF-IIHF Images
So you think you know your Russian hockey history? Challenge yourself with this quiz with 10 questions about the 2016 IIHF World Championship host nation.

The deadline for contest entries is 22 May 2016.

Three randomly selected entries with all 10 correct answers will win a 2016 IIHF Guide & Record Book on a USB stick.

Email your answers, as well as your name and current mailing address, to, or answer the questions on Facebook.

1. Who scored the overtime gold-medal winner for Russia at the 2008 Worlds in Canada?

2. How many points did Vladimir Petrov get to set the single-tournament record in 1973?

3. Who scored a hat trick when the USSR beat Canada 8-1 in the 1981 Canada Cup final?

4. During the Soviet period, which club won the most championships?

5. Which jersey number did Valeri Kharlamov wear with the national team?

6. Which three Russians have scored 60 or more goals in one NHL season?

7. At which IIHF World Championship did Viktor Tikhonov first serve as head coach?

8. Besides hockey, at which two other sports did Vsevolod Bobrov excel?

9. Who was the starting goalie for the gold-medal Soviet team at the 1968 Olympics?

10. Who scored twice in Russia’s 5-3 win over Canada in the 2011 World Junior final?


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