Hockey at the 2018 Commonwealth Games

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Field hockey
at the 2018 Commonwealth Games
Hockey 2018 Commonwealth Games.svg
VenueGold Coast Hockey Centre
Dates5–14 April 2018
Competitors360 from 11 nations
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Field hockey at the 2018 Commonwealth Games was held on the Gold Coast, Australia from 5 to 14 April.[1] The hockey competition was held at the Gold Coast Hockey Centre.[2] This is the sixth time that the hockey competition was held, following the sport's debut at the 1998 Games.

Competition schedule[edit]

The following is the competition schedule for the hockey competitions:[1]

P Pool stage CM Classification matches ½ Semi-finals B Bronze medal match G Gold medal match
Event↓/Date → Thu 5 Fri 6 Sat 7 Sun 8 Mon 9 Tue 10 Wed 11 Thu 12 Fri 13 Sat 14
Men P P P P P P CM ½ B G
Women P P P P P P P CM ½ CM B G

Medal table[edit]

  *   Host nation (Australia)

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1 Australia*1102
 New Zealand1102
3 England0022
Totals (3 nations)2226

Medalists[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's tournament
details
 Australia (AUS)  New Zealand (NZL)  England (ENG)
Women's tournament
details
 New Zealand (NZL)  Australia (AUS)  England (ENG)

Qualification[edit]

A total of ten men's and women's team will qualify to compete at the games. Each nation may enter one team in each tournament (18 athletes per team) for a maximum total of 36 athletes. The host nation (Australia) along with the top nine ranked nations in the FIH World Rankings as of 31 October 2017, qualified for the games.[3]

Men's competition[edit]

Qualified Teams[edit]

Event Date Teams Qualified
Host Nation N/A 1  Australia
FIH World Rankings[4] 31 October 2017 9  India
 England
 New Zealand
 Canada
 Malaysia
 Pakistan
 South Africa
 Scotland
 Wales
Total 10

Women’s competition[edit]

Quailifed Teams[edit]

Event Date Teams Qualified
Host Nation N/A 1  Australia
FIH World Rankings[5] 31 October 2017 9  England
 New Zealand
 India
 South Africa
 Scotland
 Canada
 Malaysia
 Wales
 Ghana
Total 10

Participating nations[edit]

There are 11 participating nations at the hockey competitions with a total of 360 athletes.[3] The number of athletes a nation entered is in parentheses beside the name of the country.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Hockey Schedule" (PDF). www.gc2018.com/. Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Corporation. Retrieved 29 November 2017.
  2. ^ "Venues". www.gc2018.com/. Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Corporation. Retrieved 9 June 2017.
  3. ^ a b "Athlete Allocation System" (PDF). www.triathlon.org/. International Triathlon Union. 15 March 2017. Retrieved 9 June 2017.
  4. ^ "FIH Rankings Outdoor Men" (PDF). www.fih.ch/. International Hockey Federation. 6 November 2017. Retrieved 6 November 2017.
  5. ^ "FIH Rankings Outdoor Women" (PDF). www.fih.ch/. International Hockey Federation. 6 November 2017. Retrieved 6 November 2017.

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