Thor Dresler

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Thor Dresler
Born (1979-03-10) March 10, 1979 (age 40)
Herlev, Denmark
Position Forward
National teamFlag of Denmark.svg  Denmark
Playing careerpresent

Thor Dresler (born 10 March 1979 in Herlev) is a Danish former professional ice hockey player who participated at the 2010 IIHF World Championship as a member of the Denmark National men's ice hockey team. [1]

Herlev Danish city

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Denmark Constitutional monarchy in Europe

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References

  1. IIHF (2010). IIHF Media Guide & Record Book 2011. Moydart Press. p. 181. ISBN   978-0-9867964-0-1.