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Hockey at the 1998 Commonwealth Games – Women's tournament

The first edition of the Women's Hockey Tournament at the Commonwealth Games took place at the Bukit Jalil Stadium, during the 1998 Commonwealth Games in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The event started on Wednesday September 9 and ended on Sunday September 20.

1998 Commonwealth Games – Women's hockey
Tournament details
Host countryMalaysia
CityKuala Lumpur
Teams12
Top three teams
Champions Australia (1st title)
Runner-up England
Third place New Zealand
Tournament statistics
Matches played34
Goals scored192 (5.65 per match)
(next) 2002

Contents

Participating NationsEdit

Pool A Pool B

Round robinEdit

Pool AEdit

Team Points G W D L GF GA Diff
1.   Australia 15 5 5 0 0 41 0 +41
2.   India 10 5 3 1 1 19 8 +11
3.   Scotland 10 5 3 1 1 11 11 0
4.   Malaysia 6 5 2 0 3 11 21 −10
5.   Trinidad and Tobago 3 5 1 0 4 5 23 −18
6.   Jamaica 0 5 0 0 5 2 26 −24


All times local (UTC +8)

  • Wednesday 1998-09-09
Match 2
18:05
Australia   6 – 0   Scotland
  • Thursday 1998-09-10
Match 5
16:05
Trinidad   1 – 6   Malaysia


Match 8
20:35
India   4 – 0   Jamaica
  • Saturday 1998-09-12
Match 9
16:05
Scotland   5 – 1   Jamaica


Match 11
19:35
Australia   11 – 0   Malaysia


Match 12
20:35
India   7 – 1   Trinidad
  • Monday 1998-09-14
Match 16
16:05
India   6 – 1   Malaysia


Match 17
18:05
Scotland   2 – 1   Trinidad


Match 18
20:05
Australia   12 – 0   Jamaica
  • Tuesday 1998-09-15
Match 21
19:35
Jamaica   0 – 2   Trinidad


Match 22
20:35
Scotland   2 – 1   Malaysia
  • Wednesday 1998-09-16
Match 24
18:05
Australia   4 – 0   India
  • Thursday 1998-09-17
Match 27
16:05
Australia   8 – 0   Trinidad


Match 28
18:05
Jamaica   1 – 3   Malaysia


Match 29
19:35
Scotland   2 – 2   India

Pool BEdit

Team Points G W D L GF GA Diff
1.   England 13 5 4 1 0 18 2 +16
2.   New Zealand 12 5 4 0 1 26 5 +21
3.   South Africa 10 5 3 1 1 21 5 +16
4.   Canada 4 5 1 1 3 7 9 −2
5.   Wales 4 5 1 1 3 6 17 −11
6.   Namibia 0 5 0 0 5 1 41 −40


All times local (UTC +8)

  • Wednesday 1998-09-09
Match 1
16:05
South Africa   4 – 0   Wales


Match 3
19:35
New Zealand   0 – 1   England


Match 4
20:35
Canada   3 – 0   Namibia
  • Thursday 1998-09-10
Match 6
18:05
New Zealand   15 – 1   Namibia


Match 7
19:35
Canada   2 – 2
after being postponed
  Wales
  • Saturday 1998-09-12
Match 10
18:05
South Africa   1 – 1   England
  • Sunday 1998-09-13
Match 13
16:05
England   8 – 0   Namibia


Match 14
18:05
South Africa   3 – 0   Canada


Match 15
20:05
New Zealand   5 – 1   Wales
  • Tuesday 1998-09-15
Match 19
16:05
England   2 – 1   Canada


Match 20
18:05
Wales   3 – 0   Namibia
  • Wednesday 1998-09-16
Match 23
16:05
New Zealand   2 – 1   Canada


Match 25
19:35
South Africa   12 – 0   Namibia


Match 26
20:35
England   6 – 0   Wales
  • Thursday 1998-09-17
Match 30
20:35
South Africa   1 – 4   New Zealand

Play-offsEdit

  • Saturday 1998-09-19
Semi Final
Match 31
15:05
Australia   7 – 3   New Zealand


Semi Final
Match 32
16:45
England   2 – 0   India
  • Sunday 1998-09-20
Bronze Medal
Match 33
15:05
India   0 – 3   New Zealand


Final
Match 34
16:45
Australia   8 – 1   England

Final rankingEdit

RANK TEAM
1.   Australia
2.   England
3.   New Zealand
4.   India
  Scotland
  Malaysia
  Trinidad and Tobago
  Jamaica
  South Africa
  Canada
  Wales
  Namibia

AwardsEdit

 1998 Women's Hockey Commonwealth Games Winners 
 
Australia
First title

ReferencesEdit