Power Rankings
by IIHF.com|26 AUG 2021
After an impressive 5-1 win over the Americans, host Canada tops our fourth Power Rankings prior to the 2021 quarter-finals.
photo: Andre Ringuette / HHOF-IIHF Images
Canada stays on top of our fourth Power Rankings with a 5-1 thumping of the U.S. ahead of the 2021 Women’s Worlds quarter-finals. Finland, with a 10-0 goal difference in its last two games, vaults into second place. The Czech Republic, perfect in Group B, remains third.
1 CAN When we score five, no one can survive
2 FIN Petra – so much more than a lost city in Jordan
3 CZE Is this the real life? Is this just fantasy?
4 USA There’s no crying in hockey
5 JPN When you are blue, Ms. Pac-Man can eat you
6 GER This is less fun than hiking in Banff
7 ROC A goal-per-game pace is great if you’re Ovi
8 SUI Oh, get lost, Petra!
9 HUN Okay, break out the Tokay
10 DEN Not getting relegated is literally self-care
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The Power Rankings are for the enjoyment of IIHF.com readers, and reflect the progress of teams during the IIHF Ice Hockey Women's World Championship. They are distinct from the official standings and IIHF Women's World Ranking.