Is Finland good at hockey? Finland is one of the most successful national ice hockey teams in the world and a member of the so-called “Big Six”, the unofficial group of the six strongest men’s ice hockey nations, along with Canada, United States, the Czech Republic, Russia and Sweden.
Is Finland the best at ice hockey? Finland is golden at the 2022 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship and stays first in the IIHF Men’s World Ranking. With the end of the 2022 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship the May edition of the 2022 IIHF Men’s World Ranking has become known. Finland defended the top spot in the ranking.
How many times has Finland won hockey? Finland secured its fourth World Championship gold and second in the past four tournaments, with both of those coming against Canada. Finland now has 16 medals in tournament history and three in a row after losing to Canada in 2021.
How popular is ice hockey in Finland? Ice hockey is the most popular sport in Finland. The Finnish main league Liiga has an attendance average of 4,850 people. Ice Hockey World Championships 2016 final Finland-Canada, 69% Finnish people watched that game in TV MTV3-channel.