Field hockey at the 2016 Summer Olympics

Field hockey at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro took place from 6 to 19 August at the Olympic Hockey Centre in Deodoro. The competition had instituted several changes in the format and structure from the 2012 Summer Olympics. Twenty-four teams (twelve each for men and women) competed in the tournament.[1]

Field hockey
at the Games of the XXXI Olympiad
VenueOlympic Hockey Centre
Dates6–19 August 2016
No. of events2
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