2003 Women's Hockey Champions Trophy


The 2003 Women's Hockey Champions Trophy was the 11th edition of the Hockey Champions Trophy for women. It was held from 29 November to 7 December 2003 in Sydney, Australia.

2003 Women's Hockey
Champions Trophy
Tournament details
Host countryAustralia
CitySydney
Teams6
Venue(s)Sydney Olympic Park Hockey Centre
Final positions
Champions Australia (6th title)
Runner-up China
Third place Netherlands
Tournament statistics
Matches played18
Goals scored66 (3.67 per match)
Top scorer(s) Katrina Powell (4 goals)
Best player Luciana Aymar
2002 (previous) (next) 2004

Australia won the tournament for a record sixth time after defeating China 3–2 in the final.

Teams


The participating teams were determined by International Hockey Federation (FIH):

Squads


Head Coach: Gabriel Minadeo

Umpires


Below are the 9 umpires appointed by the International Hockey Federation:

  • Julie Ashton-Lucy (AUS)
  • Lyn Farrell (NZL)
  • Sarah Garnett (NZL)
  • Soledad Iparraguirre (ARG)
  • Jane Nockolds (ENG)
  • Renate Peters (GER)
  • Cecilia Valenzuela (CHI)
  • Minka Woolley (AUS)
  • Kazuko Yasueda (JPN)

Results


All times are Eastern Daylight Time (UTC+11:00)

Pool

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1  China 5 3 2 0 9 5 +4 11 Final
2  Australia (H) 5 3 1 1 13 3 +10 10
3  Argentina 5 2 3 0 12 8 +4 9
4  Netherlands 5 1 1 3 8 10 2 4
5  England 5 1 1 3 4 11 7 4
6  South Korea 5 1 0 4 6 15 9 3
Source:
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Goal difference; 3) Goals scored; 4) Games won; 5) Head-to-head.
(H) Host
29 November 2003
11:00
Argentina  3–1  South Korea
Aymar  21'
Aicega  39'
Gulla  69'
Report Kim S.  19'
Umpires:
Julie Ashton-Lucy (AUS)
Lyn Farrell (NZL)
29 November 2003
13:00
China  1–0  Netherlands
Gao  13' Report
Umpires:
Jane Nockolds (ENG)
Minka Woolley (AUS)
29 November 2003
15:00
Australia  5–0  England
Skirving  19'
Powell  37', 62'
Netzler  62'
Faulkner  65'
Report
Umpires:
Soledad Iparraguirre (ARG)
Kazuko Yasueda (JPN)

30 November 2003
13:00
China  3–3  Argentina
Tang  5'
Fu  50'
Ma  63'
Report Aymar  42'
Aicega  60'
García  67'
Umpires:
Renate Peters (GER)
Kazuko Yasueda (JPN)
30 November 2003
15:00
Australia  2–1  Netherlands
Bakurski  2'
Powell  42'
Report Schopman  49'
Umpires:
Sarah Garnett (NZL)
Soledad Iparraguirre (ARG)
30 November 2003
17:00
England  1–2  South Korea
Wright  36' Report Kim M.  23', 69'
Umpires:
Cecilia Valenzuela (CHI)
Minka Woolley (AUS)

2 December 2003
16:00
South Korea  3–4  Netherlands
Kim S.  32'
Ko  38'
Lee M.  44'
Report Boomgaardt  7'
Karres  38'
De Bruijn  52'
Van der Vaart  62'
Umpires:
Julie Ashton-Lucy (AUS)
Renate Peters (GER)
2 December 2003
18:00
Argentina  2–0  England
Aymar  39'
Di Giacomo  45'
Report
Umpires:
Sarah Garnett (NZL)
Cecilia Valenzuela (CHI)
2 December 2003
20:00
Australia  0–1  China
Report Fu  22'
Umpires:
Lyn Farrell (NZL)
Jane Nockolds (ENG)

4 December 2003
16:00
China  2–0  South Korea
Tang  25'
Chen Qu.  57'
Report
Umpires:
Julie Ashton-Lucy (AUS)
Sarah Garnett (NZL)
4 December 2003
18:00
England  1–0  Netherlands
Walsh  67' Report
Umpires:
Soledad Iparraguirre (ARG)
Minka Woolley (AUS)
4 December 2003
20:00
Australia  1–1  Argentina
Gallagher  67' Report García  68'
Umpires:
Lyn Farrell (NZL)
Renate Peters (GER)

6 December 2003
11:00
England  2–2  China
Bennett  8', 45' Report Chen Qi.  23'
Tang  27'
Umpires:
Renate Peters (GER)
Sarah Garnett (NZL)
6 December 2003
13:00
Netherlands  3–3  Argentina
Boomgaardt  11'
Donners  64'
Mulder  67'
Report García  9'
Di Giacomo  55'
Margalot  69'
Umpires:
Julie Ashton-Lucy (AUS)
Lyn Farrell (NZL)
6 December 2003
15:00
Australia  5–0  South Korea
Powell  25'
Skirving  28'
Dobson  29'
Towers  37'
Alcorn  67'
Report
Umpires:
Soledad Iparraguirre (ARG)
Jane Nockolds (ENG)

Classification

Fifth and sixth place
7 December 2003
10:00
England  2–2 (a.e.t.)  South Korea
Walker  12'
Walsh  66'
Report Lee J.  9'
Nam  56'
Penalties
Smith
King
Walsh
Walker
4–2 Lee J.
Lee S.
Kim Y.
Han
Umpires:
Minka Woolley (AUS)
Julie Ashton-Lucy (AUS)
Third and fourth place
7 December 2003
12:30
Argentina  2–3  Netherlands
Hernández  2'
Margalot  53'
Report Schopman  16'
Mulder  46'
Smabers  53'
Umpires:
Renate Peters (GER)
Kazuko Yasueda (JPN)
Final
7 December 2003
15:00
China  2–3  Australia
Fu  43'
Li S.  64'
Report Towers  1'
Faulkner  14'
Gallagher  16'
Umpires:
Soledad Iparraguirre (ARG)
Lyn Farrell (NZL)

Awards


Top Goalscorer Player of the Tournament
Katrina Powell Luciana Aymar

Statistics


Final standings

  1.  Australia
  2.  China
  3.  Netherlands
  4.  Argentina
  5.  England
  6.  South Korea

Goalscorers

There were 66 goals scored in 18 matches, for an average of 3.67 goals per match.

4 goals

3 goals

2 goals

1 goal

Source: FIH