2002 Speedway World Cup

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Speedway World Cup
VenueFlag of England.svg  England (4 venues)
Start dateAugust 4
End dateAugust 10
Nations12
  2001
2003  

The 2002 Speedway World Cup (SWC) was the 2nd FIM Speedway World Cup season. The Final took place on 10 August 2002 in Peterborough, Great Britain. The tournament was won by Australia (64 points) and they beat Denmark (58 pts), Sweden (54 pts), Poland (48 pts) and Czech Republic (36 pts) in the Final. [1] [2]

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Qualification

Pos.National teamPts.
1Flag of Germany.svg  Germany 49
2Flag of Slovenia.svg  Slovenia 46
3Flag of Latvia.svg  Latvia 17
4Flag of Austria.svg  Austria 8

Venues

Four cities were selected to host SWC finals events:

CityStadium namesHost club(s)Capacity
Eastbourne Arlington Stadium Eastbourne Eagles
Peterborough East of England Showground Peterborough Panthers
Poole Poole Stadium Poole Pirates
Sheffield Sheffield Sports Stadium Sheffield Tigers

Tournament

Qualifying rounds

Pos.National teamPts.
1Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia 46
2Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  Great Britain 42
3Flag of the Czech Republic.svg  Czech Republic 28
4Flag of Germany.svg  Germany 9
Pos.National teamPts.
1Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden 55
2Flag of Denmark.svg  Denmark 41
3Flag of Finland.svg  Finland 32
4Flag of Hungary.svg  Hungary 19
Pos.National teamPts.
1Flag of Poland.svg  Poland 57
2Flag of the United States.svg  United States 49
3Flag of Russia.svg  Russia 24
4Flag of Slovenia.svg  Slovenia 19

Race-off

Pos.National teamPts.
1Flag of the Czech Republic.svg  Czech Republic 54
2Flag of Denmark.svg  Denmark 51
3Flag of the United States.svg  United States 51
4Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  Great Britain 49
5Flag of Finland.svg  Finland 19

Final

Pos.National teamPts.
1Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia 64
2Flag of Denmark.svg  Denmark 58
3Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden 54
4Flag of Poland.svg  Poland 48
5Flag of the Czech Republic.svg  Czech Republic 36

Final classification

Pos.National teamPts.
Gold medal icon.svg Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia 64
Silver medal icon.svg Flag of Denmark.svg  Denmark 58
Bronze medal icon.svg Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden 54
4Flag of Poland.svg  Poland 48
5Flag of the Czech Republic.svg  Czech Republic 36
6Flag of the United States.svg  United States 51
7Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  Great Britain 49
8Flag of Finland.svg  Finland 19
9Flag of Russia.svg  Russia 24
10Flag of Hungary.svg  Hungary 19
11Flag of Slovenia.svg  Slovenia 19
12Flag of Germany.svg  Germany 9

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References

  1. world.speedway.org Archived 2002-10-26 at the Wayback Machine ; Retrieved on 2008-12-26
  2. "2002 WORLD CUP". International Speedway. Retrieved 15 July 2021.