Sweden Thump Switzerland To Win World Championship

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Reuters
Sweden swept aside Switzerland 5-1 in the final to become the first team since 1986 to win the ice hockey world championship on home ice on Sunday.

Sweden swept aside Switzerland 5-1 in the final to become the first team since 1986 to win the ice hockey world championship on home ice on Sunday.

The Swedes' victory snapped a nine-game winning streak that carried the unfancied Swiss all the way to their first final since 1935.