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1973 FIB WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP MEN

Krasnoyarsk and Moscow, USSR, 17-24 February



The World Championship 1973 was the eighth World Championship. USSR won the tournament, Sweden won silver and Finland bronze.


1 USSR          2 SWEDEN          3 FINLAND


USSR World Champion 1973


BEST GOAL SCORER

Anatoly Frolov, USSR — 12 goals


BEST PLAYERS

Goalkeeper
Leonid Mukhametzianov, USSR

Defender
Örjan Modin, Sweden

Midfielder
Vladimir Plavunov, USSR

Forward
Valery Maslov, USSR