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Field hockey at the 2020 Summer Olympics

Field hockey at the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo will take place from 25 July to 7 August at the Oi Seaside Park. Twenty-four teams (twelve each for men and women) will compete in the tournament.[1]

Field hockey
at the Games of the XXXII Olympiad
VenueOi Hockey Stadium
Dates25 July – 7 August
No. of events2
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Competition scheduleEdit

G Group stage ¼ Quarter-finals ½ Semi-finals B Bronze medal match F Final
Date
Event
Sat 25 Sun 26 Mon 27 Tue 28 Wed 29 Thu 30 Fri 31 Sat 1 Sun 2 Mon 3 Tue 4 Wed 5 Thu 6 Fri 7
Men G G G G G G G ¼ ½ B F
Women G G G G G G G ¼ ½ B F

QualificationEdit

Each of the Continental Champions from five confederations received an automatic berth. Japan as the host nation qualified automatically. In addition, the remaining six nations will be determined by an olympic qualification event.

MenEdit

Event Dates Location Quotas Qualifier(s)
Host 1   Japan
2018 Asian Games 19 August – 1 September 2018 Jakarta, Indonesia 0 A
2019 Pan American Games 30 July – 10 August 2019 Lima, Peru 1   Argentina
2019 African Olympic Qualifier 12–18 August 2019 Stellenbosch, South Africa 1   South Africa
2019 EuroHockey Championship 16–24 August 2019 Antwerp, Belgium 1   Belgium
2019 Oceania Cup 5–8 September 2019 Rockhampton, Australia 1   Australia
2019 FIH Olympic Qualifiers 25 October – 3 November 2019 N/A 7
Total 12
^AJapan qualified both as host and continental champion, therefore that quota is added to the qualification events rather than going to the runner-up of the tournament.[1]

WomenEdit

Event Dates Location Quotas Qualifier
Host nation N/A N/A 1   Japan
2018 Asian Games 19 August – 1 September 2018   Jakarta 0 1
2019 Pan American Games 29 July – 9 August 2019   Lima 1   Argentina
2019 African Olympic Qualifier 12–18 August 2019   Stellenbosch 1   South Africa
2019 EuroHockey Championship 17–25 August 2019   Antwerp 1   Netherlands
2019 Oceania Cup 5–8 September 2019   Rockhampton 1   New Zealand
2019 FIH Olympic Qualifiers 25 October – 3 November 2019 N/A 7
Total 12
^1Japan qualified both as host and continental champion, therefore that quota is added to the qualification events rather than going to the runner-up of the tournament.[1]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c "Tokyo 2020 – FIH Hockey Qualification System" (PDF). FIH. Retrieved 2 May 2018.