2000 Speedway World Team Cup

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Speedway World Team Cup
  1999
2001
(new format called Speedway World Cup) 

The 2000 Speedway World Team Cup was the 41st edition of the FIM Speedway World Team Cup to determine the team world champions. [1] It was the last time that the event was known as the Speedway World Team Cup because as from 2001 it was called the Speedway World Cup. [2]

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The final took took place at Brandon Stadium in Coventry, England. The World Championship was decided by a race-off after Sweden and Great Britain tied on 40 points. Tony Rickardsson beat Mark Loram to give Sweden an eighth title. [3]

Quarter Final

Venue : Blijham, Holland

FirstSecondThirdFourth
Flag of Norway.svg  Norway 46
6.Rune Holta (3,3,3,3,3,2) - 17
7.Björn G. Hansen (2,2,0,0,2,3) - 9
8.Lars Gunnestad (1,3,3,3,3,3) - 16
9.Tor Einar Hielm (0,2,0,-,F/X,-) - 2
10.Kenneth Borgenhaug (-,-,-,2,-,0) - 2
Flag of Finland.svg  Finland 42+3
1.Kaj Laukkanen (3,3,3,2,2,1) - 14
2.Petri Kokko (2,1,2,1,3,3) - 12+3
3.Tomi Reima (1,1,-,-,1,-) - 3
4.Kauko Nieminen (3,0,2,F/X,2,3) - 10
5.Toni Salmela (-,-,1,1,-,1) - 3
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia 42+2
11.Roman Povazhny (3,3,2,3,0,2) - 13
12.Eduard Shaihullin (2,2,1,2,1,0) - 8
13.Rinat Mardanshin (X,2,3,2,3,2) - 12+2
14.Talgat Galeev (1,-,-,-,-,-) - 1
15.Sergey Eroshin (-,0,2,3,2,1) - 8
Flag of the Netherlands.svg  Netherlands 14
16.Roy Verbrugge (2,1,0,1,1,1) - 6
17.Henk Bos (-,0,-,-,0,0) - 0
18.Emiel Groen (0,1,0,0,0,F/X) - 1
19.Erik Eijbergen (1,0,1,-,1,-) - 3
20.Jim Groen (0,-,1,0/1,-,2) - 4

Norway to Semi-Final

Venue : Lonigo, Italy

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Flag of Italy.svg  Italy 50
Andrea Maida (3,3,3,2,2,3) - 16
Stefano Alfonso (2,2,0,1,0,2) - 7
Alessandro Dalla Valle (3,3,1,3,3,1) - 14
Simone Tadiello (2,-,-,2,-,-) - 4
Armando Castagna (-,2,2,-,2,3) - 9
Flag of Slovenia.svg  Slovenia 39+3
Aleš Dolinar (0,-,-,2,1,0) - 4
Gerhard Lekse (2,F,F,-,-,-) - 2
Izak Šantej (1,2,3,3,2,2) - 13
Jernej Kolenko (0,1,3,0,-,-) - 4
Matej Ferjan (-,3,3,F,3/2,3/3) - 17+3
Flag of Hungary.svg  Hungary 39+F
Sandor Tihanyi (1,1,-,3,3,0) - 8
Zoltan Adorjan (X,3,2,0,-,1) - 6
Attila Stefani (2,-,1,2,1,2) - 8
Robert Nagy (3,2,1,0,1,3) - 10+F
Laszlo Szatmari (-,3,2,-,-,2,-) - 7
Flag of France.svg  France 16
Sebastien Tresarrieu (E,1,2,3,0,F) - 6
Stephane Tresarrieu (1,0,-,1,1,1) - 4
Jeremy Barraud (1,1,1,0,-,1) - 4
Fabrice Ostyn (0,-,F,1,0,-) - 1
Christophe Dubernard (-,0,x,-,1,0) - 1

Italy to Semi-Final

Semi Final

Venue : Częstochowa, Poland

FirstSecondThirdFourth
Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden 50
1.Tony Rickardsson (1,2,2,2,3,3) - 13
2.Mikael Karlsson (2,3,3,1,2,1) - 12
3.Peter Karlsson (2,2,2,2,1,1) - 10
4.Henrik Gustafsson (3,3,3,1,2,3) - 15
5.Niklas Klingberg - NS
Flag of Poland.svg  Poland 46
Rafał Dobrucki (1,3,0,-,-,-) - 4
Piotr Protasiewicz (3,2,1,3,3,1) - 13
Tomasz Gollob (0,3,3,3,3,3) - 15
Grzegorz Walasek (3,2,2,2,0,1) - 10
Sebastian Ułamek (-,-,-,0,2,2) - 4
Flag of the Czech Republic.svg  Czech Republic 25
16.Aleš Dryml Jr. (0,1,-,-,E,0) - 1
17.Bohumil Brhel (1,0,3,3,1,3) - 11
18.Antonín Šváb Jr. (1,1,1,1,0,0) - 4
19.Marian Jirout (0,0,0,-,-,-) - 0
20.Antonin Kasper (-,-,2,2/2,1,2) - 9
Flag of Norway.svg  Norway 23
Lars Gunnestad 12
Rune Holta 11
Björn G Hansen 0
Tor Einar Hielm 0
Trond Skretting 0

Sweden to World Final

Venue : Landshut, Germany

FirstSecondThirdFourth
Flag of the United States.svg  United States 52
Greg Hancock (2,2,2,2,1,3) - 12
John Cook (3,3,3,1,F,2) - 12
Billy Hamill (3,3,3,3,3,3) - 18
Ronnie Correy (2,2,1,2,1,2) - 10
Flag of Denmark.svg  Denmark 46
Nicki Pedersen (2,3,2,3,2,3) - 15
Jesper B. Jensen (3,2,0,1,-,-) - 6
Brian Karger (1,2,3,1,2,1) - 10
Brian Andersen (E,3,2,2,3,0) - 10
Bjarne Pedersen (-,-,-,-,3,2) - 5
Flag of Germany.svg  Germany 25
Robert Barth (1,1,3,3,1,1) - 10
Joachim Kugelmann (0,0,-,-,2,0) - 2
Matthias Kröger (3,0,E,0,2,2) - 7
Robbie Kessler (1,1,1,3,0,F) - 6
Mirko Wolter (-,-,E,0,-,-) - 0
Flag of Italy.svg  Italy 20
Andrea Maida (2,0,0,0,0,0) - 2
Stefano Alfonso (0,1,1,2,3,1) - 8
Alessandro Dalla Valle (0,F,F,0,0,3) - 3
Armando Castagna (1,1,2,1,1,1) - 7
Simone Tadiello - NS

USA to World Final

World final

Venue : Coventry, England

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Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden 40+3
Tony Rickardsson (3,3,3,3,2,2) - 16+3
Mikael Karlsson (1,1,0,0,-,-) - 2
Henrik Gustafsson (3,0,0,2,2,3) - 10
Peter Karlsson (1,2,3,3,1,2) - 12
Niklas Klingberg (-,-,-,-,F,0) - 0
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  Great Britain 40+X
Mark Loram (3,1,2,2,3,0) - 11+X
Chris Louis (1,2,1,1,0,3) - 8
Joe Screen (2,3,1,3,0,3) - 12
Martin Dugard (F,2,2,F,F,-,-) - 4
Carl Stonehewer (-,-,-,-,3,2) - 5
Flag of the United States.svg  United States 35
Billy Hamill (2,2,2,1,2,1) - 10
Sam Ermolenko (F,-,1,0,1,0) - 2
Greg Hancock (2,3,3,3,2,3) - 16
John Cook (3,1,0,1,1,1) - 7
Brent Werner (-,0,-,-,-,-) - 0
Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia 29
Jason Crump (2,E,3,2,3,2/1) - 13
Todd Wiltshire (0,1,-,-1,-) - 2
Leigh Adams (1,3,2,2,3,1/0) - 12
Ryan Sullivan (0,0,1,1,0,-) - 2
Craig Boyce (-,-,0,F,-,-) - 0

Sweden win Championship after Tony Rickardsson beat Mark Loram in a race off.

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