Women's FIH Hockey Junior World Cup


The Women's FIH Hockey Junior World Cup, formerly known as the Women's Hockey Junior World Cup, is the field hockey Junior World Cup competition for women, with the format for qualification and the final tournament similar to the men's.

Women's FIH Hockey Junior World Cup
Most recent season or competition:
2016 Women's Hockey Junior World Cup
SportField hockey
Founded1989; 32 years ago (1989)
Inaugural season1989
No. of teams16
ConfederationFIH (International)
Most recent
champion(s)
 Argentina (2nd title)
(2016)
Most titles Netherlands (3 titles)
QualificationContinental championships

It is organized by the International Hockey Federation (FIH) and has been played since 1989. The tournament features players who are under 21 years of age and is held once every two years.

Four teams have dominated in past events. Netherlands is the most successful team, having won the tournament three times, this followed by Korea and Argentina. Germany have won the tournament once.

Results


Year Host Final Third place game Number of teams
Winner Score Runner-up Third place Score Fourth place
1989
Details
Ottawa, Canada
West Germany

South Korea

Soviet Union

Netherlands
12
1993
Details
Terrassa, Spain
Argentina
2–1
Australia

Germany
2–2 (a.e.t.)
(3–2 p.s.)

South Korea
12
1997
Details
Seongnam, South Korea
Netherlands
2–0
Australia

Argentina
3–1
Germany
12
2001
Details
Buenos Aires, Argentina
South Korea
2–2 (a.e.t.)
(4–3 p.s.)

Argentina

Australia
2–0
Netherlands
15
2005
Details
Santiago, Chile
South Korea
1–0
Germany

Netherlands
2–1
Australia
16
2009
Details
Boston, United States
Netherlands
3–0
Argentina

South Korea
2–1
England
16
2013
Details
Mönchengladbach, Germany
Netherlands
1–1
(4–2 s.o.)

Argentina

India
1–1
(3–2 s.o.)

England
16
2016
Details
Santiago, Chile
Argentina
4–2
Netherlands

Australia
1–1
(3–1 s.o.)

Spain
16
2021
Details
Potchefstroom, South Africa 16
2023
Details
Santiago, Chile 16

Summary

Team Titles Runners-up Third places Fourth places
 Netherlands 3 (1997, 2009, 2013) 1 (2016) 1 (2005) 2 (1989, 2001)
 Argentina 2 (1993, 2016) 3 (2001*, 2009, 2013) 1 (1997)
 South Korea 2 (2001, 2005) 1 (1989) 1 (2009) 1 (1993)
 Germany^ 1 (1989) 1 (2005) 1 (1993) 1 (1997)
 Australia 2 (1993, 1997) 2 (2001, 2016) 1 (2005)
 India 1 (2013)
 Soviet Union# 1 (1989)
 England 2 (2009, 2013)
 Spain 1 (2016)
* = hosts
^ = includes result representing West Germany in 1989
# = states that have since split into two or more independent nations

Team appearances

Team
1989

1993

1997

2001

2005

2009

2013

2016

2021

2023
Total
 Argentina 6th1st3rd2nd5th2nd2nd1st8
 Australia 2nd2nd3rd4th5th6th3rd7
 Belarus 14th15th2
 Belgium 13th6thQ3
 Canada 7th8th11th13th15th14th6
 Chile 11th12th10th12th11thQ7
 China 5th6th8th13th7th12th10th7
 England 8th9th7th8th9th4th4th7thQ9
 France 14th15th2
 Germany^ 1st3rd4th7th2nd6th10th5thQ9
 Ghana 16th1
 India 9th11th9th3rd4
 Lithuania 16th1
 Netherlands 4th5th1st4th3rd1st1st2ndQ9
 New Zealand 9th5th10th9th13th5
 Russia 10th15th15thQ5
 Scotland 11th12th2
 South Africa 6th6th8th11th8th14thQ7
 South Korea 2nd4th5th1st1st3rd11th12th8
 Soviet Union# 3rdDefunct1
 Spain 7th9th10th6th13th5th4thQ8
 Trinidad and Tobago 12th1
 Ukraine 10th1
 United States 10th12th14th7th8th7th8th7
 Wales 11th1
 Zimbabwe 12th16th16thQ4
Total12121215161616161616
^ = includes result representing West Germany in 1989
# = states that have since split into two or more independent nations

Argentina, Korea, Germany, and Netherlands are the only teams to have competed at each Junior World Cup; 27 teams have competed in at least one Junior World Cup.

See also


References