Hockey at the Commonwealth Games


Hockey (known as field hockey in Canada) is one of the sports at the quadrennial Commonwealth Games competition. It has been a Commonwealth Games sport since 1998. Hockey is a core sport and must be included in the sporting program of each edition of the Games.

Hockey at the Commonwealth Games
Most recent season or competition:
Hockey at the 2018 Commonwealth Games
SportField hockey
Founded1998; 23 years ago (1998)
Inaugural season1998
No. of teams10
Most recent
champion(s)
M:  Australia (6th title)
W:  New Zealand (1st title)
Most titlesM:  Australia (6 titles)
W:  Australia (4 titles)

Men's tournament


Results

Year Host Final Bronze medal match Number of teams
Gold medal Score Silver medal Bronze medal Score Fourth place
1998
Details
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Australia
4–0
Malaysia

England
1–1
(4–2)
Penalty strokes

India
11
2002
Details
Manchester, England
Australia
5–2
New Zealand

Pakistan
10–2
South Africa
8
2006
Details
Melbourne, Australia
Australia
3–0
Pakistan

Malaysia
2–0
England
10
2010
Details
Delhi, India
Australia
8–0
India

New Zealand
3–3
(5–3)
Penalty strokes

England
10
2014
Details
Glasgow, Scotland
Australia
4–0
India

England
3–3
(4–2)
Penalty shootout

New Zealand
10
2018
Details
Gold Coast, Australia
Australia
2–0
New Zealand

England
2–1
India
10
2022
Details
Birmingham, England

Summary

Team Winners Runners-up Third place Fourth place
 Australia 6 (1998, 2002, 2006*, 2010, 2014, 2018*)
 New Zealand 2 (2002, 2018) 1 (2010) 1 (2014)
 India 2 (2010*, 2014) 2 (1998, 2018)
 Malaysia 1 (1998*) 1 (2006)
 Pakistan 1 (2006) 1 (2002)
 England 3 (1998, 2014, 2018) 2 (2006, 2010)
 South Africa 1 (2002)
* = host nation

Team appearances

Team
1998

2002

2006

2010

2014

2018

2022
Total
 Australia1st1st1st1st1st1st6
 Barbados8th1
 Canada7th6th9th7th6th8th6
 England3rd5th4th4th3rd3rdQ7
 India4th6th2nd2nd4th5
 Kenya10th1
 Malaysia2nd3rd8th7th5th5
 New Zealand6th2nd5th3rd4th2nd6
 Pakistan8th3rd2nd6th7th5
 Scotland7th9th8th6th4
 South Africa5th4th8th5th5th10th6
 Trinidad and Tobago11th10th10th10th4
 Wales9th7th9th9th4
Total11810101010

Women's tournament


Results

Year Host Final Bronze medal match Number of teams
Gold medal Score Silver medal Bronze medal Score Fourth place
1998
Details
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Australia
8–1
England

New Zealand
3–0
India
12
2002
Details
Manchester, England
India
3–2
after extra time

England

Australia
4–3
New Zealand
8
2006
Details
Melbourne, Australia
Australia
1–0
India

England
0–0
(3–1)
Penalty strokes

New Zealand
10
2010
Details
Delhi, India
Australia
2–2
(4–2)
Penalty strokes

New Zealand

England
1–0
South Africa
10
2014
Details
Glasgow, Scotland
Australia
1–1
(3–1)
Penalty shootout

England

New Zealand
5–2
South Africa
10
2018
Details
Gold Coast, Australia
New Zealand
4–1
Australia

England
6–0
India
10
2022
Details
Birmingham, England

Summary

Team Winners Runners-up Third place Fourth place
 Australia 4 (1998, 2006*, 2010, 2014) 1 (2018*) 1 (2002)
 New Zealand 1 (2018) 1 (2010) 2 (1998, 2014) 2 (2002, 2006)
 India 1 (2002) 1 (2006) 2 (1998, 2018)
 England 3 (1998, 2002*, 2014) 3 (2006, 2010, 2018)
 South Africa 2 (2010, 2014)
* = host nation

Team appearances

Team
1998

2002

2006

2010

2014

2018

2022
Total
 Australia1st3rd1st1st1st2nd6
 Barbados9th1
 Canada10th7th7th6th8th5th6
 England2nd2nd3rd3rd2nd3rdQ7
 Ghana10th1
 India4th1st2nd5th5th4th6
 Jamaica8th1
 Malaysia6th8th5th10th7th8th6
 Namibia12th1
 Nigeria10th1
 New Zealand3rd4th4th2nd3rd1st6
 South Africa9th5th8th4th4th6th6
 Scotland5th6th6th7th6th7th6
 Trinidad and Tobago7th9th10th3
 Wales11th8th9th9th4
Total12810101010

All-time medal table


Updated after 2018 Gold Coast

Total

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1 Australia (AUS)101112
2 New Zealand (NZL)1337
3 India (IND)1304
4 England (ENG)0369
5 Malaysia (MAS)0112
 Pakistan (PAK)0112
Totals (6 nations)12121236

Men

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1 Australia6006
2 New Zealand0213
3 India0202
4 Malaysia0112
 Pakistan0112
6 England0033
Totals (6 nations)66618

Women

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1 Australia4116
2 New Zealand1124
3 India1102
4 England0336
Totals (4 nations)66618

References