Sultan Azlan Shah Cup

The Sultan Azlan Shah Cup is an annual invitational international men's field hockey tournament held in Malaysia. It began in 1983 as a biennial contest. The tournament became an annual event after 1998, following its growth and popularity. The tournament is named after the ninth Yang di-Pertuan Agong (King) of Malaysia, Sultan Azlan Shah, an avid fan of field hockey.[citation needed]

The Sultan Azlan Shah Cup
Most recent season or competition:
2020 Sultan Azlan Shah Cup
SportField hockey
Founded1983; 38 years ago (1983)
Inaugural season1983
No. of teams6
Venue(s)Azlan Shah Stadium
Most recent
 South Korea (3rd title)
Most titles Australia (10 titles)

Since 2007 the tournament has been held at the Azlan Shah Stadium in Ipoh, Perak. Kuala Lumpur and Penang have also hosted the tournament.