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Stig Andersson-Tvilling

Full name: Stig Gunnar Andersson-Tvilling
Gender: Male
Born: July 15, 1928 in Bromma, Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden
Died: September 20, 1989 in Kungsängen, Upplands-Bro, Stockholm, Sweden
Affiliations: Djurgårdens IF, Stockholm (SWE)
Country: SWE Sweden
Sport: Ice Hockey

Related Olympians: Twin brother of Hans Andersson-Tvilling.

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

Along with his twin brother [Hans], Stig Andersson-Tvilling took up ice hockey in 1947. Like his brother, he played his entire career from 1947-61 with Djurgårdens IF and won seven Swedish titles with them (1950, 1954, 1955, 1958-61). Internationally, Andersson-Tvilling earned 84 caps with the Swedish national team. He won an Olympic bronze in 1952, was a World Champion in 1953, won silver at the 1951 World Championships and bronze at the 1954 World Championships. He was also a European Champion from 1951-53, while taking silver at the 1954 and 1956 European Championships and bronze at the 1955 European Championships. Andersson-Tvilling was also an accomplished football player, earning one cap with the Swedish national team. He was awarded the Stora Grabbars Märke (Big Boys’ Badge) #45 in ice hockey, a Swedish sports honorary award created in 1928 by [Bo Ekelund].

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1952 Winter 23 Oslo Ice Hockey Men's Ice Hockey Sweden SWE 3 Bronze
1956 Winter 27 Cortina d'Ampezzo Ice Hockey Men's Ice Hockey Sweden SWE 4

Men's Ice Hockey

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G AST PIM
1952 Winter 23 Oslo Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Final Standings 3 1952-02-15 4 0 0
1952 Winter 23 Oslo Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Play-offs Match 3/4 1 1952-02-25 SWE 5, TCH 3
1952 Winter 23 Oslo Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Round-Robin Match #2 1 1952-02-15 SWE 9, FIN 2 2
1952 Winter 23 Oslo Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Round-Robin Match #8 1 1952-02-16 SWE 17, POL 1 2
1952 Winter 23 Oslo Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Round-Robin Match #9 1 1952-02-17 SWE 4, NOR 2 0
1952 Winter 23 Oslo Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Round-Robin Match #16 1 1952-02-18 SWE 7, GER 3 0
1952 Winter 23 Oslo Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Round-Robin Match #21 1 1952-02-21 SWE 4, USA 2 0 0
1952 Winter 23 Oslo Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Round-Robin Match #28 2 1952-02-22 CAN 3, SWE 2 0 0 0
1952 Winter 23 Oslo Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Round-Robin Match #29 1 1952-02-23 SWE 5, SUI 2 0
1952 Winter 23 Oslo Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Round-Robin Match #33 2 1952-02-24 TCH 4, SWE 0 0
1956 Winter 27 Cortina d'Ampezzo Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Final Standings 4 1956-01-26 2 0 0
1956 Winter 27 Cortina d'Ampezzo Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Final Round Match #1 2 1956-01-30 URS 4, SWE 1 0 0 0
1956 Winter 27 Cortina d'Ampezzo Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Final Round Match #8 2 1956-02-02 USA 6, SWE 1 0 0 0
1956 Winter 27 Cortina d'Ampezzo Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Final Round Match #11 2 1956-02-03 CAN 6, SWE 2 1 0 0
1956 Winter 27 Cortina d'Ampezzo Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Final Round Match #6 1 1956-01-31 SWE 5, TCH 0 0 0 0
1956 Winter 27 Cortina d'Ampezzo Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Final Round Match #15 1T 1956-02-04 SWE 1, GER 1 0 0 0
1956 Winter 27 Cortina d'Ampezzo Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Group C Match #1 2 1956-01-27 URS 5, SWE 1 0 0 0
1956 Winter 27 Cortina d'Ampezzo Ice Hockey Sweden SWE Group C Match #2 1 1956-01-28 SWE 6, SUI 5 1 0 0
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