Hockey at the 2002 Commonwealth Games – Men's tournament

The second edition of the Men's Hockey Tournament at the Commonwealth Games took place during the 2002 Commonwealth Games at the Belle Vue Hockey Centre in Manchester, England. The event started on Saturday July 27 and ended on Sunday August 4, 2002.

2002 Commonwealth Games – Men's hockey
Tournament details
Host countryEngland
CityManchester
Dates27 July – 4 August
Teams8
Venue(s)Belle Vue Hockey Centre
Final positions
Champions Australia (2nd title)
Runner-up New Zealand
Third place Pakistan
Tournament statistics
Matches played20
Goals scored135 (6.75 per match)
Top scorer(s)New Zealand Hayden Shaw (13 goals)
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Participating NationsEdit

Pool 1 Pool 2

ResultsEdit

Preliminary roundEdit

Pool AEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1   Australia 3 3 0 0 30 3 +27 9 Semi-finals
2   New Zealand 3 2 0 1 19 8 +11 6 Quarter-finals
3   South Africa 3 1 0 2 13 10 +3 3
4   Barbados 3 0 0 3 2 43 −41 0
Source: Planet Field Hockey
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) goals scored; 4) head-to-head result.
27 July 2002
09:00
Australia   6–1   New Zealand
Smith   21'
Victory   33'62'
Elder   47'59'
Livermore   66'
Report Shaw   20'
Stadium:
Belle Vue Hockey Stadium
27 July 2002
11:00
South Africa   10–1   Barbados
King   3'
E. Smith   8'
Cullen   19'50'
Nicol   20'34'62'
Fulton   25'
Abrahams   41'
Jackson   66'
Report Murray   42'
Stadium:
Belle Vue Hockey Stadium

28 July 2002
13:00
South Africa   1–4   Australia
King   63' Report Smith   21'
Dwyer   41'
Victory   43'
Taylor   45'
Stadium:
Belle Vue Hockey Stadium
28 July 2002
15:00
New Zealand   13–0   Barbados
Shaw   5'13'35+'
Archibald   13'37'39'40'
Smith   20'
Burrows   28'
Parag   33'
Patel   43'
Kosoof   51'
McIndoe   62'
Report
Stadium:
Belle Vue Hockey Stadium

30 July 2002
16:00
Australia   20–1   Barbados
Taylor   2'
Victory   14'42'52'65'
McCann   17'34'37'38'
Webster   21'
Elder   25'27'60'
Dwyer   26'32'65'
Smith   44'68'
Hopkins   49'
Livermore   60'
Report Bailey   51'
Stadium:
Belle Vue Hockey Stadium
30 July 2002
18:00
New Zealand   5–2   South Africa
Shaw   15'42'54'67'
Towns   24'
Report Nicol   35'
E. Smith   60'
Stadium:
Belle Vue Hockey Stadium

Pool BEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1   Pakistan 3 3 0 0 8 0 +8 9 Semi-finals
2   England 3 2 0 1 7 4 +3 6 Quarter-finals
3   Canada 3 0 1 2 2 5 −3 1
4   Wales 3 0 1 2 1 9 −8 1
Source: Planet Field Hockey
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) goals scored; 4) head-to-head result.
27 July 2002
13:00
Canada   1–1   Wales
Fernandes   58' Report Organ   50'
Stadium:
Belle Vue Hockey Stadium
27 July 2002
15:30
England   0–3   Pakistan
Report Abbas   16'20'38'
Stadium:
Belle Vue Hockey Stadium

28 July 2002
17:30
Canada   1–2   England
Short   46' Report Wyatt   42'
Mathews   68'
Stadium:
Belle Vue Hockey Stadium
28 July 2002
19:30
Pakistan   3–0   Wales
Ashraf   12'41'
Nadeem   37'
Report
Stadium:
Belle Vue Hockey Stadium

30 July 2002
11:00
Pakistan   2–0   Canada
Saqlain   21'
Abbas   62'
Report
Stadium:
Belle Vue Hockey Stadium
30 July 2002
13:00
England   5–0   Wales
Mathews   9'
Pearn   17'
Parnham   43'49'
Wyatt   69'
Report
Stadium:
Belle Vue Hockey Stadium

Classification roundEdit

Seventh and eighth placeEdit

2 August 2002
10:00
Barbados   0–7   Wales
Report Organ   6'29'58'
Hoskin   38'
Westerman   38'42'
Edwards   70'
Stadium:
Belle Vue Hockey Stadium

First to sixth place classificationEdit

 
CrossoversSemi-finalsFinal
 
          
 
 
 
 
2 August 2002
 
 
  Australia3
 
31 July 2002
 
  South Africa1
 
  England0
 
4 August 2002
 
  South Africa1
 
  Australia5
 
 
  New Zealand2
 
 
2 August 2002
 
 
  Pakistan1
 
31 July 2002
 
  New Zealand7 Third Place
 
  New Zealand3
 
4 August 2002
 
  Canada2
 
  Pakistan10
 
 
  South Africa2
 
Quarter-finalsEdit
31 July 2002
16:00
England   0–1   South Africa
Report E. Smith   29'
Stadium:
Belle Vue Hockey Stadium

31 July 2002
18:30
New Zealand   3–2   Canada
Shaw   12'39'65' Report Fernandes   6'
Kahlon   30'
Stadium:
Belle Vue Hockey Stadium
Fifth and sixth placeEdit
2 August 2002
12:30
England   6–3   Canada
Hall   10'25'62'64'
Waugh   54'
Pearn   61'
Report Pereira   2'46'
Fernandes   59'
Stadium:
Belle Vue Hockey Stadium
Semi-finalsEdit
2 August 2002
16:00
Pakistan   1–7   New Zealand
Nadeem   44' Report Parag   1'
Hari   3'
Hopping   21'
Burrows   46'63'68'
Shaw   60'
Stadium:
Belle Vue Hockey Stadium

2 August 2002
18:30
Australia   3–1   South Africa
Smith   12'
George   46'
McCann   68'
Report King   31'
Stadium:
Belle Vue Hockey Stadium
Third and fourth placeEdit
4 August 2002
13:00
Pakistan   10–2   South Africa
Abbas   11'33'34'42'48'
Nadeem   14'
Khan   53'
Jawad   59'
Ali   60'
Shabbir   68'
Report Clark   25'
E. Smith   28'
Stadium:
Belle Vue Hockey Stadium
FinalEdit
4 August 2002
15:30
Australia   5–2   New Zealand
Elder   20'
Dwyer   25'32'50'
Victory   27'
Report Burrows   44'
Shaw   57'
Stadium:
Belle Vue Hockey Stadium

StatisticsEdit

Final standingsEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Final result
    Australia 5 5 0 0 38 6 +32 15 Gold Medal
    New Zealand 6 4 0 2 31 16 +15 12 Silver Medal
    Pakistan 5 4 0 1 19 9 +10 12 Bronze Medal
4   South Africa 6 2 0 4 17 23 −6 6 Fourth place
5   England 5 3 0 2 13 8 +5 9 Eliminated in
crossovers
6   Canada 5 0 1 4 7 14 −7 1
7   Wales 4 1 1 2 8 9 −1 4 Eliminated in
group stage
8   Barbados 4 0 0 4 2 50 −48 0

GoalscorersEdit

There were 135 goals scored in 20 matches, for an average of 6.75 goals per match.

13 goals

9 goals

8 goals

7 goals

6 goals

5 goals

4 goals

3 goals

2 goals

1 goal

AwardsEdit

 2002 Men's Hockey Commonwealth Games Winners 
 
Australia
Second title
Top Goalscorer
  Shaw

ReferencesEdit