1994 Men's Hockey World Cup

The 1994 Men's Hockey World Cup was the eighth edition of the Hockey World Cup, the quadrennial world championship for men's national field hockey teams organized by the FIH. It was held from 23 November to 4 December 1994 in Sydney, Australia. Pakistan defeated the Netherlands 1–1 (4–3 on penalties) to lift the trophy.[2]

1994 Hockey World Cup
Tournament details
Host countryAustralia
CitySydney
Dates23 November – 4 December 1994
Teams12 (from 5 confederations)
Venue(s)Homebush Stadium
Final positions
Champions Pakistan (4th title)
Runner-up Netherlands
Third place Australia
Tournament statistics
Matches played42
Goals scored143 (3.4 per match)
Top scorer(s)Netherlands Taco van den Honert (10 goals)
Best playerPakistan Shahbaz Ahmed[1]
1990 (previous) (next) 1998

QualificationEdit

Dates Event Location Quotas Qualifier(s)
Host 1   Australia
12–23 February 1990 1990 World Cup Lahore, Pakistan 5   Netherlands
  Pakistan
  Germany[a]
  England
  Belarus[b]
19–28 August 1993 1993 World Cup Qualifier Poznan, Poland 6   South Korea
  Spain
  India
  Argentina
  South Africa
  Belgium
Total 12

UmpiresEdit

Below is the list of umpires appointed by International Hockey Federation (FIH):

  • Shafat Baghdadi (PAK)
  • Gary Belder (AUS)
  • Tarlok Bhullar (IND)
  • Adriano De Vecchi (ITA)
  • Santiago Deo (ESP)
  • Steve Horgan (USA)
  • Rob Lathouwers (NED)
  • Don Prior (AUS)
  • Kiyoshi Sana (JPN)
  • Roger St. Rose (TTO)
  • Christopher Todd (ENG)
  • Patrick van Beneden (BEL)
  • Alan Waterman (CAN)
  • Richard Wolter (GER)

ResultsEdit

Pool AEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1   Pakistan 5 4 0 1 10 4 +6 8 Semi-finals
2   Australia (H) 5 4 0 1 9 4 +5 8
3   England 5 2 2 1 4 3 +1 6
4   Argentina 5 2 1 2 8 8 0 5
5   Spain 5 1 1 3 7 8 −1 3
6   Belarus 5 0 0 5 2 13 −11 0
Source: FIH
(H) Host.
23 November 1994
11:00
Australia   2–0   Belarus
Elmer   8'
Hager   32'
Report
Umpires:
Tarlok Bhullar (IND)
Patrick van Beneden (BEL)
23 November 1994
13:00
England   0–0   Spain
Report
Umpires:
Rob Lathouwers (NED)
Richard Wolter (GER)
23 November 1994
15:00
Pakistan   3–0   Argentina
Ashraf   30'
Zaman   60'
Feroz   64'
Report
Umpires:
Roger St. Rose (TTO)
Adriano De Vecchi (ITA)

24 November 1994
15:00
Belarus   0–1   England
Report Thompson   64'
Umpires:
Steve Horgan (USA)
Kiyoshi Sana (JPN)
24 November 1994
17:00
Argentina   1–2   Australia
Ferrara   26' Report Lewis   9'
Stacy   16'
Umpires:
Rob Lathouwers (NED)
Alan Waterman (CAN)

25 November 1994
11:00
Pakistan   3–1   Spain
Ashraf   26'51'
Feroz   62'
Report García-Mauriño   41'
Umpires:
Patrick van Beneden (BEL)
Richard Wolter (GER)

26 November 1994
11:30
England   1–1   Argentina
Laslett   44' Report Moresi   17'
Umpires:
Tarlok Bhullar (IND)
Richard Wolter (GER)
26 November 1994
13:30
Spain   4–1   Belarus
Arnau   26'54'59'
Pujol   46'
Report Sankovets   34'
Umpires:
Roger St. Rose (TTO)
Alan Waterman (CAN)
26 November 1994
15:30
Australia   1–2   Pakistan
Birmingham   49' Report Zaman   23'
Ashraf   40'
Umpires:
Rob Lathouwers (NED)
Adriano De Vecchi (ITA)

28 November 1994
11:00
Australia   2–1   Spain
Hager   2'
Lewis   44'
Report Escudé   9'
Umpires:
Tarlok Bhullar (IND)
Patrick van Beneden (BEL)
28 November 1994
13:00
Pakistan   0–2   England
Report Thompson   28'49'
Umpires:
Kiyoshi Sana (JPN)
Richard Wolter (GER)
28 November 1994
15:00
Belarus   1–4   Argentina
Holopov   59' Report Lombi   10'25'65'
Querejeta   70'
Umpires:
Rob Lathouwers (NED)
Roger St. Rose (TTO)

29 November 1994
16:30
Spain   1–2   Argentina
Dinarés   40' Report Ferrara   23'70'
Umpires:
Adriano De Vecchi (ITA)
Kiyoshi Sana (JPN)
29 November 1994
18:30
Australia   2–0   England
Davies   23'
Lewis   24'
Report
Umpires:
Patrick van Beneden (BEL)
Richard Wolter (GER)

30 November 1994
12:30
Pakistan   2–0   Belarus
Ashraf   16'64' Report
Umpires:
Rob Lathouwers (NED)
Patrick van Beneden (BEL)

Pool BEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1   Netherlands 5 4 1 0 21 6 +15 9 Semi-finals
2   Germany 5 2 3 0 10 3 +7 7
3   India 5 2 1 2 11 10 +1 5
4   South Korea 5 1 2 2 10 9 +1 4
5   South Africa 5 0 4 1 5 9 −4 4
6   Belgium 5 0 1 4 6 26 −20 1
Source: FIH
23 November 1994
17:00
Germany   1–1   South Africa
Blunck   7' Report Boddington   70'
Umpires:
Santiago Deo (ESP)
Christopher Todd (ENG)

24 November 1994
11:00
Belgium   1–8   Netherlands
De Chaffoy   28' Report Veen   15'60'
Van den Honert   35'39'42'53'65'
Delissen   36'
Umpires:
Shafat Baghdadi (PAK)
Christopher Todd (ENG)
24 November 1994
13:00
South Korea   0–2   India
Report Ferreira   61'
Aranah   62'
Umpires:
Don Pripor (AUS)
Adriano De Vecchi (ITA)

25 November 1994
13:00
Belgium   0–6   Germany
Report Meinhardt   2'8'48'52'
Bellenbaum   20'
Michler   32'
Umpires:
Shafat Baghdadi (PAK)
Don Prior (AUS)
25 November 1994
15:00
South Korea   0–0   South Africa
Report
Umpires:
Steve Horgan (USA)
Roger St. Rose (TTO)
25 November 1994
17:00
Netherlands   4–2   India
Van den Honert   28'68'
Klein   43'
De Nooijer   54'
Report Ferreira   34'
Ahmed   63'
Umpires:
Santiago Deo (ESP)
Kiyoshi Sana (JPN)

27 November 1994
11:30
South Korea   7–2   Belgium
Shin Seok-kyo   2'65'
Kim Young-kyu   9'
Kang Keon-wook   40'70'
Jeong Yong-kyun   61'
Choi Jung-ho   67'
Report E. Vandergracht   48'61'
Umpires:
Steve Horgan (USA)
Kiyoshi Sana (JPN)
27 November 1994
13:30
India   2–2   South Africa
Aldrin   3'66' Report Clark   12'
Anderson   19'
Umpires:
Christopher Todd (ENG)
Alan Waterman (CAN)
27 November 1994
15:30
Germany   0–0   Netherlands
Report
Umpires:
Santiago Deo (ESP)
Don Prior (AUS)

28 November 1994
17:00
South Africa   1–1   Belgium
Fredericks   30' Report Coudron   56'
Umpires:
Don Prior (AUS)
Shafat Baghdadi (PAK)

29 November 1994
12:30
Germany   2–1   India
Becker   20'
Tewes   53'
Report Aranah   30'
Umpires:
Santiago Deo (ESP)
Christopher Todd (ENG)
29 November 1994
14:30
Netherlands   4–2   South Korea
Bovelander   12'27'52'
Delissen   14'
Report Shin Seok-kyo   20'
Kim Young-kyu   59'
Umpires:
Don Prior (AUS)
Alan Waterman (CAN)

30 November 1994
14:30
India   4–2   Belgium
M. Kumar   6'13'
Riaz   18'61'
Report Coudron   2'67'
Umpires:
Santiago Deo (ESP)
Steve Horgan (USA)
30 November 1994
16:30
Netherlands   5–1   South Africa
Van den Honert   16'19'61'
Veen   33'
Brinkman   55'
Report Boddington   37'
Umpires:
Adriano De Vecchi (ITA)
Christopher Todd (ENG)
30 November 1994
18:30
Germany   1–1   South Korea
Bechmann   60' Report Kim Young-kyu   25'
Umpires:
Shafat Baghdadi (PAK)
Roger St. Rose (TTO)

Ninth to twelfth place classificationEdit

 
CrossoverNinth place
 
      
 
3 December 1994
 
 
  Spain (p.s.o)1 (8)
 
4 December 1994
 
  Belgium1 (7)
 
  Spain2
 
3 December 1994
 
  South Africa0
 
  Belarus2
 
 
  South Africa3
 
Eleventh place
 
 
4 December 1994
 
 
  Belgium1
 
 
  Belarus0

CrossoverEdit

3 December 1994
08:45
Spain   1–1   Belgium
Arnau   25' Report Coudron   63'
Penalties
8–7
Umpires:
Tarlok Bhullar (IND)
Alan Waterman (CAN)

3 December 1994
11:10
Belarus   2–3   South Africa
Barkov   1'
Kachkar   58'
Report Boddington   3'
Teversham   37'
Anderson   70'
Umpires:
Shafat Baghdadi (PAK)
Roger St. Rose (TTO)

Eleventh and twelfth placeEdit

4 December 1994
08:45
Belgium   1–0   Belarus
Vandergracht   50' Report
Umpires:
Shafat Baghdadi (PAK)
Alan Waterman (CAN)

Ninth and tenth placeEdit

4 December 1994
11:00
Spain   2–0   South Africa
Arnau   27'
Freixa   69'
Report
Umpires:
Steve Horgan (USA)
Tarlok Bhullar (IND)

Fifth to eighth place classificationEdit

 
CrossoverFifth place
 
      
 
2 December 1994
 
 
  England3
 
3 December 1994
 
  South Korea1
 
  England0
 
2 December 1994
 
  India1
 
  Argentina2 (1)
 
 
  India (p.s.o)2 (4)
 
Seventh place
 
 
3 December 1994
 
 
  South Korea3 (3)
 
 
  Argentina (p.s.o)3 (5)

CrossoverEdit

2 December 1994
10:30
England   3–1   South Korea
Crutchley   13'20'
Garcia   63'
Report You Myung-keun   41'
Umpires:
Tarlok Bhullar (IND)
Kiyoshi Sana (JPN)
2 December 1994
12:45
Argentina   2–2   India
Ferrara   44'
Retegui   66'
Report Pillay   22'
Sebastian   35'
Penalties
1–4
Umpires:
Rob Lathouwers (NED)
Roger St. Rose (TTO)

Seventh and eighth placeEdit

3 December 1994
13:15
South Korea   3–3   Argentina
Kim Young-kyu   11'
Park Shin-heum   25'
Shin Seok-kyo   67'
Report Keenan   49'
Ferrara   52'69'
Penalties
3–5
Umpires:
Adrian De Vecchi (ITA)
Steve Horgan (USA)

Fifth and sixth placeEdit

3 December 1994
15:30
England   0–1   India
Report M. Kumar   45'
Umpires:
Rob Lathouwers (NED)
Kiyoshi Sana (JPN)

First to fourth place classificationEdit

 
Semi-finalsFinal
 
      
 
2 December 1994
 
 
  Australia1
 
4 December 1994
 
  Netherlands3
 
  Netherlands1 (3)
 
2 December 1994
 
  Pakistan (p.s.o)1 (4)
 
  Pakistan (p.s.o)1 (5)
 
 
  Germany1 (3)
 
Third place
 
 
4 December 1994
 
 
  Australia5
 
 
  Germany2

Semi-finalsEdit

2 December 1994
15:00
Australia   1–3   Netherlands
Gaudoin   47' Report Bovelander   5'20'
Brinkman   67'
Umpires:
Richard Wolter (GER)
Patrick van Beneden (BEL)

2 December 1994
17:30
Pakistan   1–1   Germany
Ashraf   18' Report Meinhardt   22'
Penalties
5–3
Umpires:
Don Prior (AUS)
Santiago Deo (ESP)

Third and fourth placeEdit

4 December 1994
13:15
Australia   5–2   Germany
Davies   15'
Wansbrough   19'
Lewis   22'
Bodimeade   24'
Stacy   37'
Report Meinhardt   56'58'
Umpires:
Rob Lathouwers (NED)
Kiyoshi Sana (JPN)

FinalEdit

4 December 1994
15:30
Netherlands   1–1   Pakistan
Bovelander   17' Report Ashraf   21'
Penalties
3–4
Umpires:
Santiago Deo (ESP)
Don Prior (AUS)

Final standingsEdit

See alsoEdit

NotesEdit

  1. ^ Qualified as West Germany
  2. ^ Qualified as the Soviet Union

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "8th World Cup, Sydney, Australia, 1994". Rediff.com. Retrieved 23 December 2018.
  2. ^ ""Sydney Friskin. "Pakistan exact revenge in World Cup final." Times [London, England] 5 Dec. 1994". the Times.

External linksEdit