Field hockey at the 2012 Summer Olympics – Men's tournament

The men's field hockey tournament at the 2012 Summer Olympics was the 22nd edition of the field hockey event for men at the Summer Olympic Games. It was held over a thirteen-day period beginning on 30 July. The medal finals were on 11 August. All games were played at the Riverbank Arena within the Olympic Park in London, United Kingdom.

2012 Women's field hockey at the 2012 Summer Olympics
Tournament details
Host countryUnited Kingdom
CityLondon
Dates30 July – 11 August
Teams12
Final positions
ChampionsGermany Germany (4th title)
Runners-up Netherlands
Third place Australia
Tournament statistics
Matches played38
Goals scored185 (4.87 per match)
Top scorer(s)Netherlands Mink van der Weerden (8 goals)
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Defending champions Germany won the gold medal for the fourth time. They defeated the Netherlands 2–1 in the final. Australia won the bronze medal by defeating Great Britain 3–1.

TeamsEdit

First roundEdit

Pool AEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Australia 5 3 2 0 23 5 +18 11
  Great Britain 5 2 3 0 14 8 +6 9
  Spain 5 2 2 1 8 10 -2 8
  Pakistan 5 2 1 2 9 16 –7 7
  Argentina 5 1 1 3 3 10 –7 4
  South Korea 5 0 1 4 11 22 –11 1

Pool BEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Netherlands 5 5 0 0 18 7 +11 15
  Germany 5 3 1 1 14 11 +3 10
  Belgium 5 2 1 2 8 7 +1 7
  South Korea 5 2 0 3 9 8 +1 6
  New Zealand 5 1 2 2 10 14 –4 5
  India 5 0 0 5 6 18 –12 0

Medal roundEdit

 
Semi-finalsFinal
 
      
 
9 August
 
 
  Australia 2
 
11 August
 
  Germany4
 
  Germany2
 
9 August
 
  Netherlands1
 
  Netherlands9
 
 
  Great Britain2
 
Third place
 
 
11 August
 
 
  Australia3
 
 
  Great Britain1

StatisticsEdit

Team rankingsEdit

Rank Team
    Germany
    Netherlands
    Australia
4   Great Britain
5   Spain
6   Belgium
7   Pakistan
8   South Korea
9   New Zealand
10   Argentina
11   South Africa
12   India

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