2004 Speedway World Cup

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Speedway World Cup
VenueFlag of England.svg  England (2 venues)
Start dateAugust 2
End dateAugust 7
Nations8
  2003
2005  

The 2004 Speedway World Cup (SWC) was the 4th FIM Speedway World Cup season. The Final took place on 7 August 2004 in Poole, Great Britain. The tournament was won by Sweden (49 pts) and they beat host team Great Britain (48 pts), Denmark (32 pts) and Poland (22 pts) in the Final. [1] [2]

Contents

Qualification

  • Qualifying round 2
  • Flag of Hungary.svg Gyula
Pos.National teamPts.
1Flag of Italy.svg  Italy 54
2Flag of Germany.svg  Germany 47
3Flag of Finland.svg  Finland 31
4Flag of Latvia.svg  Latvia 18
Pos.National teamPts.
1Flag of Hungary.svg  Hungary 51
2Flag of Slovenia.svg  Slovenia 47
3Flag of Russia.svg  Russia 42
4Flag of Austria.svg  Austria 10

Venues

Two cities were selected to host SWC finals events:

CityStadium namesHost club(s)Capacity
Eastbourne Arlington Stadium Eastbourne Eagles
Poole Poole Stadium Poole Pirates

Tournament

 Semi-finals Race-off Final
2 August - Eastbourne (Arlington Stadium)
   Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  Great Britain  58 
   Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden  50 
   Flag of Poland.svg  Poland  39   7 August - Poole (Poole Stadium)
   Flag of Hungary.svg  Hungary  65 August - Poole (Poole Stadium)   Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden  49
details    Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden  49    Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  Great Britain  48
    Flag of Poland.svg  Poland  43    Flag of Denmark.svg  Denmark  32
    Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia  42    Flag of Poland.svg  Poland  22
3 August - Eastbourne (Arlington Stadium)   Flag of the Czech Republic.svg  Czech Republic  17 details
   Flag of Denmark.svg  Denmark  60 details
   Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia  52 
   Flag of the Czech Republic.svg  Czech Republic  32 Key:
   Flag of Italy.svg  Italy  14  Qualify to the Final
details   Qualify to the Race-Off

Final classification

Pos.National teamPts.
Gold medal icon.svg Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden 49
Silver medal icon.svg Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  Great Britain 48
Bronze medal icon.svg Flag of Denmark.svg  Denmark 32
4Flag of Poland.svg  Poland 22
5Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia 42
6Flag of the Czech Republic.svg  Czech Republic 17
7Flag of Italy.svg  Italy 14
8Flag of Hungary.svg  Hungary 6

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References

  1. world.speedway.org Archived 2004-08-23 at the Wayback Machine ; Retrieved on 2008-12-26
  2. "2004 WORLD CUP". International Speedway. Retrieved 15 July 2021.