2005 Speedway World Cup

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Speedway World Cup
VenueFlag of Poland.svg  Poland
Start dateJuly 31
End dateAugust 6
Nations8
  2004
2006  

The 2005 Speedway World Cup (SWC) was the 5th FIM Speedway World Cup season. The Final took place on August 6, 2005 in the Olympic Stadium in Wrocław, Poland. The tournament was won by host team Poland (62 pts) and they beat defending champion Sweden (34 pts), Denmark (31 pts) and Great Britain (27 pts) in the Final. [1] [2]

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Qualification

Pos.National teamPts.
1Flag of Russia.svg  Russia 61
2Flag of the United States.svg  United States 52
3Flag of Latvia.svg  Latvia 31
4Flag of France.svg  France 6
Pos.National teamPts.
1Flag of Germany.svg  Germany 30
2Flag of Slovenia.svg  Slovenia 23
3Flag of Hungary.svg  Hungary 21
4Flag of Italy.svg  Italy 16

Tournament

 Semi-finals Race-off Final
31 July - Swindon (Abbey Stadium)
   Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  Great Britain  59 
   Flag of Denmark.svg  Denmark  54 
   Flag of the Czech Republic.svg  Czech Republic  26   6 August - Wrocław (Olympic Stadium)
   Flag of Russia.svg  Russia  174 August - Wrocław (Olympic Stadium)   Flag of Poland.svg  Poland  62
details    Flag of Poland.svg  Poland  63    Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden  34
    Flag of Denmark.svg  Denmark  48    Flag of Denmark.svg  Denmark  31
    Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia  30    Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  Great Britain  27
2 August - Eskilstuna (Smedstadion)   Flag of the Czech Republic.svg  Czech Republic  16 details
   Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden  51 details
   Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia  50 
   Flag of Poland.svg  Poland  49 Key:
   Flag of Germany.svg  Germany  5  Qualify to the Final
details   Qualify to the Race-Off

Final classification

Pos.National teamPts.
Gold medal icon.svg Flag of Poland.svg  Poland 62
Silver medal icon.svg Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden 34
Bronze medal icon.svg Flag of Denmark.svg  Denmark 31
4Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  Great Britain 27
5Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia 30
6Flag of the Czech Republic.svg  Czech Republic 16
7Flag of Russia.svg  Russia 17
8Flag of Germany.svg  Germany 5

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  1. rlach.republika.pl; Retrieved on 2008-12-27
  2. "2005 WORLD CUP". International Speedway. Retrieved 15 July 2021.