1989 Women's Hockey Junior World Cup

The 1989 Women's Hockey Junior World Cup was the first edition of the Women's Hockey Junior World Cup, the quadrennial women's under-21 field hockey world championship organized by the International Hockey Federation. It was held at Nepean Sportsplex in Ottawa, Canada from 19 to 30 July 1989.[1]

1989 Women's Hockey Junior World Cup
Tournament details
Host countryCanada
CityOttawa
Dates19–30 July
Teams12 (from 5 confederations)
Venue(s)Nepean Sportsplex
Final positions
Champions West Germany (1st title)
Runner-up South Korea
Third place Soviet Union
Tournament statistics
Matches played42
Goals scored212 (5.05 per match)
(next) 1993

West Germany won the first edition of the Junior World Cup by defeating South Korea 2–0 in the final. The Soviet Union won the bronze medal by defeating the Netherlands 4–3.[2]


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