Power Rankings
by IIHF.com|30 AUG 2021
Our focus is on the tight-knit, powerful Canadian team as they go into the 2021 Women’s Worlds gold medal game atop our sixth Power Rankings.
photo: Matt Zambonin / HHOF-IIHF Images
In our sixth Power Rankings, host Canada remains in first place after defeating Switzerland 4-0 to make the gold medal game. After the U.S.’s 3-0 semi-final win over Finland, those nations sit second and third respectively. Who will come out on top in Calgary? We can’t wait to find out!
1 CAN It’s gold or bust – let’s bust the drought!
2 USA Well, that was non-controversial
3 FIN Alberta has no restrictions on pulling the goalie
4 SUI There wasn’t much we could Daoust
5 JPN Smiling, without being prompted to do so
6 ROC Did Tchaikovsky ever write a Beijing Overture?
7 CZE On the bright side, our men were seventh too
8 GER A week in Baden-Baden would not be bad
9 HUN “Sorry, they can’t talk to you right now, Tucker.”
10 DEN As a team, we got a hat trick
Click here to check out the previous editions of the Power Rankings.

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.