Hockey at the Commonwealth Games

Hockey (known as field hockey in Canada) is one of the sports at the quadrennial Commonwealth Games competition. It has been a Commonwealth Games sport since 1998. Hockey is a core sport and must be included in the sporting program of each edition of the Games.

Hockey at the Commonwealth Games
Most recent season or competition:
Hockey at the 2018 Commonwealth Games
SportField hockey
Founded1998; 22 years ago (1998)
Inaugural season1998
No. of teams10
Most recent
champion(s)
M:  Australia (6th title)
W:  New Zealand (1st title)
Most titlesM:  Australia (6 titles)
W:  Australia (4 titles)

Men's tournamentEdit

ResultsEdit

Year Host Final Bronze medal match Number of teams
Gold medal Score Silver medal Bronze medal Score Fourth place
1998
Details
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia  
Australia
4–0  
Malaysia
 
England
1–1
(4–2)
Penalty strokes
 
India
11
2002
Details
Manchester, England  
Australia
5–2  
New Zealand
 
Pakistan
10–2  
South Africa
8
2006
Details
Melbourne, Australia  
Australia
3–0  
Pakistan
 
Malaysia
2–0  
England
10
2010
Details
Delhi, India  
Australia
8–0  
India
 
New Zealand
3–3
(5–3)
Penalty strokes
 
England
10
2014
Details
Glasgow, Scotland  
Australia
4–0  
India
 
England
3–3
(4–2)
Penalty shootout
 
New Zealand
10
2018
Details
Gold Coast, Australia  
Australia
2–0  
New Zealand
 
England
2–1  
India
10
2022
Details
Birmingham, England

SummaryEdit

Team Winners Runners-up Third place Fourth place
  Australia 6 (1998, 2002, 2006*, 2010, 2014, 2018*)
  New Zealand 2 (2002, 2018) 1 (2010) 1 (2014)
  India 2 (2010*, 2014) 2 (1998, 2018)
  Malaysia 1 (1998*) 1 (2006)
  Pakistan 1 (2006) 1 (2002)
  England 3 (1998, 2014, 2018) 2 (2006, 2010)
  South Africa 1 (2002)
* = host nation

Team appearancesEdit

Team  
1998
 
2002
 
2006
 
2010
 
2014
 
2018
 
2022
Total
  Australia 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st 6
  Barbados 8th 1
  Canada 7th 6th 9th 7th 6th 8th 6
  England 3rd 5th 4th 4th 3rd 3rd Q 7
  India 4th 6th 2nd 2nd 4th 5
  Kenya 10th 1
  Malaysia 2nd 3rd 8th 7th 5th 5
  New Zealand 6th 2nd 5th 3rd 4th 2nd 6
  Pakistan 8th 3rd 2nd 6th 7th 5
  Scotland 7th 9th 8th 6th 4
  South Africa 5th 4th 8th 5th 5th 10th 6
  Trinidad and Tobago 11th 10th 10th 10th 4
  Wales 9th 7th 9th 9th 4
Total 11 8 10 10 10 10

Women's tournamentEdit

ResultsEdit

Year Host Final Bronze medal match Number of teams
Gold medal Score Silver medal Bronze medal Score Fourth place
1998
Details
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia  
Australia
8–1  
England
 
New Zealand
3–0  
India
12
2002
Details
Manchester, England  
India
3–2
after extra time
 
England
 
Australia
4–3  
New Zealand
8
2006
Details
Melbourne, Australia  
Australia
1–0  
India
 
England
0–0
(3–1)
Penalty strokes
 
New Zealand
10
2010
Details
Delhi, India  
Australia
2–2
(4–2)
Penalty strokes
 
New Zealand
 
England
1–0  
South Africa
10
2014
Details
Glasgow, Scotland  
Australia
1–1
(3–1)
Penalty shootout
 
England
 
New Zealand
5–2  
South Africa
10
2018
Details
Gold Coast, Australia  
New Zealand
4–1  
Australia
 
England
6–0  
India
10
2022
Details
Birmingham, England

SummaryEdit

Team Winners Runners-up Third place Fourth place
  Australia 4 (1998, 2006*, 2010, 2014) 1 (2018*) 1 (2002)
  New Zealand 1 (2018) 1 (2010) 2 (1998, 2014) 2 (2002, 2006)
  India 1 (2002) 1 (2006) 2 (1998, 2018)
  England 3 (1998, 2002*, 2014) 3 (2006, 2010, 2018)
  South Africa 2 (2010, 2014)
* = host nation

Team appearancesEdit

Team  
1998
 
2002
 
2006
 
2010
 
2014
 
2018
 
2022
Total
  Australia 1st 3rd 1st 1st 1st 2nd 6
  Barbados 9th 1
  Canada 10th 7th 7th 6th 8th 5th 6
  England 2nd 2nd 3rd 3rd 2nd 3rd Q 7
  Ghana 10th 1
  India 4th 1st 2nd 5th 5th 4th 6
  Jamaica 8th 1
  Malaysia 6th 8th 5th 10th 7th 8th 6
  Namibia 12th 1
  Nigeria 10th 1
  New Zealand 3rd 4th 4th 2nd 3rd 1st 6
  South Africa 9th 5th 8th 4th 4th 6th 6
  Scotland 5th 6th 6th 7th 6th 7th 6
  Trinidad and Tobago 7th 9th 10th 3
  Wales 11th 8th 9th 9th 4
Total 12 8 10 10 10 10

All-time medal tableEdit

Updated after 2018 Gold Coast

TotalEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Australia (AUS)101112
2  New Zealand (NZL)1337
3  India (IND)1304
4  England (ENG)0369
5  Malaysia (MAS)0112
  Pakistan (PAK)0112
Totals (6 nations)12121236

MenEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Australia6006
2  New Zealand0213
3  India0202
4  Malaysia0112
  Pakistan0112
6  England0033
Totals (6 nations)66618

WomenEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Australia4116
2  New Zealand1124
3  India1102
4  England0336
Totals (4 nations)66618

ReferencesEdit