1982 Men's Hockey World Cup

The 1982 Men's Hockey World Cup[1] was the fifth edition of the Hockey World Cup, the quadrennial world championship for men's national field hockey teams organized by the FIH. The event took place from 29 December 1981 to 12 January 1982 in Mumbai (Bombay), India.

1982 Men's Hockey World Cup
Tournament details
Host countryIndia
CityBombay
Teams12 (from 4 confederations)
Venue(s)BHA Stadium
Final positions
Champions Pakistan (3rd title)
Runner-up West Germany
Third place Australia
Tournament statistics
Matches played42
Goals scored216 (5.14 per match)
Top scorer(s)Kaleemullah Khan (12 goals)
1978 (previous) (next) 1986

12 teams competed in it and Pakistan won the tournament for the third time by defeating West Germany 3–1 in the final.[2]