Major achievements in field hockey by nation


This article contains lists of achievements in major senior-level international field hockey and indoor field hockey tournaments according to first-place, second-place and third-place results obtained by teams representing different nations. The objective is not to create combined medal tables; the focus is on listing the best positions achieved by teams in major international tournaments, ranking the nations according to the most podiums accomplished by teams of these nations.

Results


For the making of these lists, results from following major international tournaments were consulted:

FormGoverning
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TournamentEdition
FirstLatestNext
Field hockeyFIH & IOCField hockey at the Summer Olympics (quadrennially)190820162020
FIHMen's Hockey World Cup (quadrennially)197120182022
Women's Hockey World Cup (quadrennially)197420182022
Hockey Champions Trophy (biennially)19782018Defunct
Men's FIH Pro League (annually)201920192020
Women's FIH Pro League (annually)201920192020
Men's FIH Hockey World League (biennially, replaced by the men's FIH Pro League)2012–20132016–2017Defunct
Women's FIH Hockey World League (biennially, replaced by the women's FIH Pro League)2012–20132016–2017Defunct
Indoor field hockeyFIH & IWGAIndoor hockey at the World Games20052005Defunct
FIHIndoor Hockey World Cup (quadrennially)200320182022

Medals for the demonstration events are NOT counted. Medals earned by athletes from defunct National Olympic Committees (NOCs) or historical teams are NOT merged with the results achieved by their immediate successor states. The International Olympic Committee (IOC) do NOT combine medals of these nations or teams.[1]

The tables are pre-sorted by total number of first-place results, second-place results and third-place results, then most first-place results, second-place results, respectively. When equal ranks are given, nations are listed in alphabetical order.

Field hockey and indoor field hockey

Men and women
Last updated after the 2019 Men's FIH Pro League (As of 16 July 2019)
Field hockey Indoor field hockey Number of
Olympic Games World Cup Champions Trophy Pro League / World League World Games World Cup
Rk. Nation Men Women Men Women Men Women Men Women Men Women Men Women Total
1 Germany90211
2 Netherlands100010
3 Australia7108
4 Argentina4228
5 Spain2327
6 West Germany*3216
7 South Korea1326
8 England0246
9 Great Britain2204
10 India2114
11 Belgium1214
11 New Zealand1214
13 United States0044
14 Pakistan3003
15 China1113
16 Czech Republic0033
16 Soviet Union*0033
18 Belarus0112
19 France0022
20 Austria1001
20 Zimbabwe1001
22 Canada0101
22 Czechoslovakia*0101
22 Denmark0101
22 Ireland0101
22 Japan0101
22 Poland0101
22  Switzerland0101
29 Iran0011
29 Ukraine0011
29 United Team of Germany*0011

*Defunct National Olympic Committees (NOCs) or historical teams are shown in italic.
Non International Olympic Committee (IOC) members.

Men
Last updated after the 2019 Men's FIH Pro League (As of 16 July 2019)
Field hockey Indoor field hockey Number of
Olympic Games World Cup Champions Trophy Pro League / World League World Games World Cup
Rk. Nation Men Men Men Men Men Men Total
1 Germany5005
1 Netherlands5005
3 Australia4004
4 India2114
5 Spain1214
6 Argentina1124
7 Pakistan3003
8 West Germany*2103
9 Belgium1203
10 England0213
11 Great Britain1102
11 New Zealand1102
13 South Korea0202
14 Austria1001
15 Denmark0101
15 Japan0101
15 Poland0101
15  Switzerland0101
19 Czech Republic0011
19 France0011
19 Iran0011
19 Soviet Union*0011
19 United States0011
19 United Team of Germany*0011

*Defunct National Olympic Committees (NOCs) or historical teams are shown in italic.
Non International Olympic Committee (IOC) members.

Women
Last updated after the 2019 Women's FIH Pro League (As of 16 July 2019)
Field hockey Indoor field hockey Number of
Olympic Games World Cup Champions Trophy Pro League / World League World Games World Cup
Rk. Nation Women Women Women Women Women Women Total
1 Germany4026
2 Netherlands5005
3 Argentina3104
3 Australia3104
5 South Korea1124
6 China1113
6 Spain1113
6 West Germany*1113
9 England0033
9 United States0033
11 Great Britain1102
12 Belarus0112
12 New Zealand0112
14 Czech Republic0022
14 Soviet Union*0022
16 Zimbabwe1001
17 Canada0101
17 Czechoslovakia*0101
17 Ireland0101
20 Belgium0011
20 France0011
20 Ukraine0011

*Defunct National Olympic Committees (NOCs) or historical teams are shown in italic.
Non International Olympic Committee (IOC) members.

Field hockey

Men and women
Last updated after the 2019 Men's FIH Pro League (As of 16 July 2019)
Field hockey Number of
Olympic Games World Cup Champions Trophy Pro League / World League
Rk. Nation Men Women Men Women Men Women Men Women Total
1 Netherlands8008
2 Australia7108
3 Argentina4228
4 Germany5027
5 West Germany*3216
6 South Korea1326
7 England0246
8 Spain2215
9 Great Britain2204
10 India2114
11 Belgium1214
11 New Zealand1214
13 United States0044
14 Pakistan3003
15 China1113
16 Soviet Union*0033
17 Zimbabwe1001
18 Canada0101
18 Czechoslovakia*0101
18 Denmark0101
18 Ireland0101
18 Japan0101
23 United Team of Germany*0011

*Defunct National Olympic Committees (NOCs) or historical teams are shown in italic.
Non International Olympic Committee (IOC) members.

Men
Last updated after the 2019 Men's FIH Pro League (As of 16 July 2019)
Field hockey Number of
Olympic Games World Cup Champions Trophy Pro League / World League
Rk. Nation Men Men Men Men Total
1 Australia4004
1 Netherlands4004
3 India2114
4 Argentina1124
5 Germany3003
5 Pakistan3003
7 West Germany*2103
8 Belgium1203
8 Spain1203
10 England0213
11 Great Britain1102
11 New Zealand1102
13 South Korea0202
14 Denmark0101
14 Japan0101
16 Soviet Union*0011
16 United States0011
16 United Team of Germany*0011

*Defunct National Olympic Committees (NOCs) or historical teams are shown in italic.
Non International Olympic Committee (IOC) members.

Women
Last updated after the 2019 Women's FIH Pro League (As of 16 July 2019)
Field hockey Number of
Olympic Games World Cup Champions Trophy Pro League / World League
Rk. Nation Women Women Women Women Total
1 Netherlands4004
2 Argentina3104
2 Australia3104
4 Germany2024
5 South Korea1124
6 China1113
6 West Germany*1113
8 England0033
8 United States0033
10 Great Britain1102
11 Spain1012
12 New Zealand0112
13 Soviet Union*0022
14 Zimbabwe1001
15 Canada0101
15 Czechoslovakia*0101
15 Ireland0101
18 Belgium0011

*Defunct National Olympic Committees (NOCs) or historical teams are shown in italic.
Non International Olympic Committee (IOC) members.

Indoor field hockey

Men and women
Last updated after the 2018 Men's Indoor Hockey World Cup (As of 16 July 2019)
Indoor field hockey Number of
World Games World Cup
Rk. Nation Men Women Men Women Total
1 Germany4004
2 Czech Republic0033
3 Netherlands2002
4 Belarus0112
5 Spain0112
6 France0022
7 Austria1001
8 Poland0101
9  Switzerland0101
10 Iran0011
11 Ukraine0011
Men
Last updated after the 2018 Men's Indoor Hockey World Cup (As of 16 July 2019)
Indoor field hockey Number of
World Games World Cup
Rk. Nation Men Men Total
1 Germany2002
2 Austria1001
2 Netherlands1001
4 Poland0101
4  Switzerland0101
6 Czech Republic0011
6 France0011
6 Iran0011
6 Spain0011
Women
Last updated after the 2018 Women's Indoor Hockey World Cup (As of 16 July 2019)
Indoor field hockey Number of
World Games World Cup
Rk. Nation Women Women Total
1 Germany2002
2 Belarus0112
3 Czech Republic0022
4 Netherlands1001
5 Spain0101
6 France0011
6 Ukraine0011

See also


References


General

Official results

Specific

  1. "Olympic Results, Gold Medalists and Official Records". International Olympic Committee. Retrieved 1 December 2018.