Sultan Azlan Shah Cup

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The Sultan Azlan Shah Cup
Current season, competition or edition:
Current sports event 2017 Sultan Azlan Shah Cup
Sport Men's field hockey
Founded 1983
Administrator Malaysian Hockey Confederation
International Hockey Federation
No. of teams 7
Most recent
champion(s)
 Great Britain (2nd title)
Most titles  Australia (9 titles)
Official website www.azlanshahcup.my

The Sultan Azlan Shah Cup is an annual international men's field hockey tournament held in Malaysia. It began in 1983 as a biennial contest. The tournament became an annual event after 1998, following its growth and popularity. The tournament is named after the ninth Yang di-Pertuan Agong (King) of Malaysia, Sultan Azlan Shah, an avid fan of field hockey.

Summaries[edit]

Year Venue Teams Final Third place match
Winner Score Runner-up Third place Score Fourth place
1983
Details
Kuala Lumpur 5
Australia
1-0
Pakistan

India

Malaysia
1985
Details
Ipoh 4
India

Malaysia

Pakistan

Spain
1987
Details
Ipoh 6
West Germany

Pakistan

England

Malaysia
1991
Details
Ipoh 6
India
no play-off
Pakistan

Soviet Union
no play-off
New Zealand
1994
Details
Penang 5
England
2-2
(5-3 pen)

Pakistan

Australia
4-0
Malaysia
1995
Details
Kuala Lumpur 6
India
2–2
(5-4 pen)

Germany

New Zealand
3-1
Canada
1996
Details
Ipoh 6
South Korea
0-0
(4-2 pen)

Australia

Malaysia
2-2
(4-3 pen)

Great Britain
1998
Details
Ipoh 6
Australia
1-1
(10-9 pen)

Germany

South Korea
1-0
New Zealand
1999
Details
Kuala Lumpur 6
Pakistan
3-1
South Korea

Germany
3-2
Canada
2000
Details
Kuala Lumpur 7
Pakistan
1-0
South Korea

India
4-1
Malaysia
2001
Details
Kuala Lumpur 7
Germany
3-2
South Korea

Australia
4-3
Pakistan
2003
Details
Kuala Lumpur 5
Pakistan
1-0
Germany

New Zealand
3-2
South Korea
2004
Details
Kuala Lumpur 7
Australia
4-3
Pakistan

South Korea
6-5
Germany
2005
Details
Kuala Lumpur 7
Australia
4-3
South Korea

Pakistan
4-2
New Zealand
2006
Details
Kuala Lumpur 8
Netherlands
6-2
Australia

India
3-2
New Zealand
2007
Details
Ipoh 8
Australia
3-1
Malaysia

India
1-0
South Korea
2008
Details
Ipoh 7
Argentina
2-1
India

New Zealand
2-1
Pakistan
2009
Details
Ipoh 7
India
3-1
Malaysia

New Zealand
2-1
Pakistan
2010
Details
Ipoh 7
India

&

South Korea

shared*
0-0
(match abandoned)

Australia
5-3
Malaysia
2011
Details
Ipoh 7
Australia
3-2 aet
Pakistan

Great Britain
4-2
New Zealand
2012
Details
Ipoh 7
New Zealand
1-0
Argentina

India
3-1
Great Britain
2013
Details
Ipoh 6
Australia
3-2
Malaysia

South Korea
2-1
New Zealand
2014
Details
Ipoh 6
Australia
8-3
Malaysia

South Korea
3-2
China
2015
Details
Ipoh 6
New Zealand
2-2
(3-1 pen)

Australia

India
2-2
(4-1 pen)

South Korea
2016
Details
Ipoh 7
Australia
4-0
India

New Zealand
3-3
(5-4 pen)

Malaysia
2017
Details
Ipoh 6
Great Britain
4-3
Australia

India
4-0
New Zealand


Successful national teams[edit]

Below is a list of teams that have finished in the top four positions in the tournament:

Team Winners Runners-up Third place Fourth place
 Australia 9 (1983, 1998, 2004, 2005, 2007, 2011, 2013, 2014, 2016) 4 (1996, 2006, 2015, 2017) 3 (1994, 2001, 2010)
 India 4 (1985, 1991, 1995, 2009) + 1 shared (2010) 2 (2008, 2016) 7 (1983, 2000, 2006, 2007, 2012, 2015, 2017)
 Pakistan 3 (1999, 2000, 2003) 6 (1983, 1987, 1991, 1994, 2004, 2011) 2 (1985, 2005) 3 (2001, 2008, 2009)
 South Korea 1 (1996) + 1 shared (2010) 4 (1999, 2000, 2001, 2005) 4 (1998, 2004, 2013, 2014) 3 (2003, 2007, 2015)
 Germany 2 (1987, 2001) 3 (1995,1998, 2003) 1 (1999) 1 (2004)
 New Zealand 2 (2012, 2015) 5 (1995, 2003, 2008, 2009, 2016) 7 (1997, 1998, 2005, 2006, 2011, 2013, 2017)
 Great Britain 2 (1994*, 2017) 2 (1987*, 2011) 2 (1996, 2012)
 Argentina 1 (2008) 1 (2012)
 Netherlands 1 (2006)
 Malaysia 5 (1985, 2007, 2009, 2013, 2014) 1 (1996) 6 (1983, 1987, 1994, 2000, 2010, 2016)
 Soviet Union 1 (1991)
 Canada 2 (1995,1999)
 Spain 1 (1985)
 China 1 (2014)
* = includes results representing England

Performance by continental zones[edit]

Zone Best performance
Oceania 11 titles, won by Australia (9) and New Zealand (2)
Asia 9 titles, won by the India (4), Pakistan (3), South Korea (1) and (1) shared between India & South Korea
Europe 5 titles, won by Germany (2), Great Britain (2) and Netherlands (1)
Americas 1 title, won by Argentina
Africa None

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