You Are Here > > > > > Women's Hockey

Hockey at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Summer Games:

Women's Hockey

Hockey at the 2016 Summer Games: Previous Summer Games

Events:

Host City: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Venue(s): Olympic Hockey Centre, Deodoro Olympic Park, Deodoro, Rio de Janeiro
Date Started: August 6, 2016
Date Finished: August 19, 2016

Gold: GBR Great Britain
Silver: NED Netherlands
Bronze: GER Germany

Summary

The two preliminary groups of the women’s Olympic field hockey tournament were won by Great Britain, convincingly with five victories, and the Netherlands. These two teams also met in the final that was won by Great Britain by 2-0 in the penalty shootout after a 3-3 tie in the regular time.

The reigning European champion Great Britain thus, for the first time also won the gold medal in an Olympic women’s field hockey tournament.

The bronze medal match was won by Germany 2-1 against New Zealand.

The host nation Brazil didn't qualify for the tournament as they did not met the standards set by the International Hockey Federation and the IOC.

View a Phase of this EventFinal StandingsFinal RoundSemi-FinalsQuarter-FinalsPreliminary RoundSummary

Final Standings

Rank Team NOC Medal GP G SOG FG FGA PCG PCA PSG PSA GC YC RC
1 Great Britain GBR Gold 8 21 86 12 48 7 35 2 3 11 4 0
2 Netherlands NED Silver 8 20 112 12 72 8 39 0 1 10 3 0
3 Germany GER Bronze 8 11 76 8 52 3 24 0 0 10 4 0
4 New Zealand NZL 8 16 113 11 75 5 38 0 0 7 1 0
5 United States USA 6 15 70 11 41 4 29 0 0 3 3 0
6 Australia AUS 13 98 7 61 5 36 1 1 5 4 0
7 Argentina ARG 6 14 96 7 65 7 30 0 1 8 2 0
8 Spain ESP 6 7 48 5 27 2 21 0 0 7 2 0
9 China CHN 5 3 44 2 23 1 21 0 0 3 3 0
10 Japan JPN 5 3 29 1 12 2 17 0 0 2 2 0
11 South Korea KOR 5 3 33 2 26 1 7 0 0 7 6 0
12 India IND 3 30 1 20 2 10 0 0 3 2 0