Vancouver-Victoria To Host World Junior Championship in 2019

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Vancouver and Victoria are reportedly hours away from being announced as the host cities for the 2019 World Junior Championship.

Both cities submitted a joint bid to host the tournament earlier this summer and according to hockey insiders, the big was successful.

The announcement is scheduled to be made today at 1:00pm.

The last time Vancouver hosted the tournament was in 2006, when Jonathan Toews and Team Canada defeated Eveni Malkin and Team Russia 5-0 in the gold-medal final game.

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