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Estonia national bandy team

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Estonia national bandy team

Association Estonian Bandy Association
Head coach Frank Lundin
Team colors          
First international
Finland 22 – 0 Estonia
Helsinki, 17 January 1923
Biggest win
Estonia 14 – 3 China
Chabarovsk, 4 February 2015
Biggest defeat
Finland 22 – 0 Estonia
Helsinki, 17 January 1923
Bandy World Championship
Appearances 11 (first in 2003)
Best result 8th (2003)

Estonian national bandy team competed for the first time during the first period of Estonian independence, in the interwar years 1918–1940. Estonia played six international frendlies against Finland between 1923 and 1934,[1] losing them all.[2]

Estonia was occupied by the Soviet Union in 1944 and regained its independence in 1991. The modern Estonian Bandy Association was founded in 2001 and joined the Federation of International Bandy in 2002.

The re-established national bandy team participated in the annual Bandy World Championship for men for the first time in 2003[3] and will make its debut in Division A at the 2016 Bandy World Championship.

External links

Team picture


  1. ^ Finnish Bandy Yearbook 2009, p. 41. Finnish Bandy Association. Retrieved 2 February 2014.
  2. ^ Estonian Bandy History Retrieved 2 February 2014.
  3. ^ Bandysidan, World Championship 2002/03

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