This annual event usually features the top ten ranked ice hockey nations in the world, consisting of players under the age of twenty. Here are the three main IIHF World Juniors prize money for each winning team.
IIHF World Juniors silver prize value
The silver prize medal is awarded to the runners-up team after the final game of the tournament. Sweden won the 2018 silver medal after losing to the fierce Canadians, who took the gold medal prize for the 17th time. However, this was after a remarkable performance in the playoffs where they faced Slovakia and the 2017 gold medal winner, USA.