Field hockey
at the 1962 Asian Games
Field hockey pictogram.svg
VenueSenayan Hockey Stadium
LocationJakarta, Indonesia
Dates25 August – 3 September
Teams9
Medalists
gold medal
 
silver medal
 
bronze medal
 
← 1958
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Field hockey at the 1962 Asian Games on a stamp of Indonesia
Field hockey at the 1962 Asian Games on a stamp of Indonesia

The men's field hockey event at the 1962 Asian Games was the second edition of the field hockey event for men at the Asian Games.

It was held at the Senayan Hockey Stadium in Jakarta, Indonesia from 25 August to 3 September 1962. In this tournament, 9 teams played in the men's competition.

The defending champions Pakistan won its second gold medal by defeating India 2–0 in the final. Malaya won its first-ever medal by defeating Japan 2–0 in the bronze medal match.

Medalists

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men
details
 Pakistan
Bashir Ahmed
Noor Alam
Manzoor Hussain Atif
Tariq Aziz
Naseer Bunda
Munir Dar
Zafar Hayat
Mazhar Hussain
Zakir Hussain
Anwar Ahmed Khan
Motiullah Khan
Habib Ali Kiddie
Muhammad Asad Malik
Hayat Muhammad
Tariq Niazi
Chaudhry Ghulam Rasool
Abdul Waheed
Khwaja Zakauddin
 India
Joseph Antic
Erman Bastian
Rajendran Christie
V. Deshmukh
Abdul Hamid
Shankar Lakshman
Hiranna M. Nimal
Bandu Patil
Jaman Lal Sharma
Charanjit Singh
Darshan Singh
Gurdev Singh
Gurmit Singh
Joginder Singh
Madan Mohan Singh
Piara Singh
Prithipal Singh
 Malaya
Ismail Ali
Kandiah Anandarajah
Michael Arulraj
Chua Eng Wah
Ho Koh Chye
Robin Jayesuria
Doraisamy Munusamy
Chelliah Paramalingam
Arumugam Sabapathy
Aboo Samah
Manikam Shanmuganathan
Mike Shepherdson
Mani Sockalingam
Mohd Hariff Taib
Lawrence Van Huizen
Rajaratnam Yogeswaran

Draw

The draw for hockey competition was held on 14 August 1962.[1]

Results

Preliminary round

Group A

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1  India 3 3 0 0 12 0 +12 6 Semi-finals
2  Malaya 3 2 0 1 9 4 +5 4
3  Hong Kong 3 1 0 2 2 8 −6 2
4  South Korea 3 0 0 3 1 12 −11 0
Source:[citation needed]
26 August 1962
India  3–0  Malaya
Bastian field hockey ball 33'45'65'
Umpires:
McDowell (AUS)
Matsumowa (JPN)
26 August 1962
South Korea  0–2  Hong Kong

28 August 1962
Malaya  5–1  South Korea
28 August 1962
India  4–0  Hong Kong
Bastian field hockey ball 3'
Pr. Singh field hockey ball 16'25'50'
Report

30 August 1962
India  5–0  South Korea
Pr. Singh field hockey ball ?'15'45'
Bastian field hockey ball ?'
Gurd. Singh field hockey ball ?'
Report
30 August 1962
Malaya  4–0  Hong Kong

Group B

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1  Pakistan 4 4 0 0 26 1 +25 8 Semi-finals
2  Japan 4 2 1 1 8 6 +2 5
3  Singapore 4 2 1 1 6 6 0 5
4  Ceylon 4 1 0 3 4 15 −11 2
5  Indonesia (H) 4 0 0 4 2 18 −16 0
Source:[citation needed]
(H) Host
25 August 1962
Indonesia  1–3  Ceylon
Sitaldas field hockey ball 4' Report Visuvasalingam Rajaratnam field hockey ball 6'30'
Girange Jayatissa field hockey ball 68'
25 August 1962
Pakistan  5–0  Japan

26 August 1962
Japan  1–1  Singapore

27 August 1962
Ceylon  1–9  Pakistan
Donald Abeysekera field hockey ball 52' Report Waheed field hockey ball 1'4'19'20'?'
Alam field hockey ball 17'
Bunda field hockey ball
Dar field hockey ball
Motiullah field hockey ball
27 August 1962
Indonesia  1–2  Singapore

29 August 1962[2]
Pakistan  4–0  Singapore
Bunda field hockey ball 1'70'
Waheed field hockey ball 28'
Dar field hockey ball 53'
29 August 1962
Ceylon  0–2  Japan

30 August 1962
Indonesia  0–8  Pakistan

31 August 1962
Ceylon  0–3  Singapore
Report Mehar Singh field hockey ball 12'
Cyril Dewitt field hockey ball 39'
Douglas Nunis field hockey ball 60'
31 August 1962
Japan  5–0  Indonesia

Medal round

 
Semi-finalsFinal
 
      
 
2 September
 
 
 India7
 
3 September
 
 Japan0
 
 India0
 
2 September
 
 Pakistan2
 
 Pakistan5
 
 
 Malaya0
 
Third place
 
 
3 September
 
 
 Japan0
 
 
 Malaya2

Semi-finals

2 September 1962
India  7–0  Japan
Patil field hockey ball 3'
Bastian field hockey ball ?'?'?'
Pr. Singh field hockey ball ?'?'

2 September 1962
Pakistan  5–0  Malaya
Waheed field hockey ball 3'12'51'
Bunda field hockey ball 18'58'

Bronze medal match

3 September 1962
Japan  0–2  Malaya

Gold medal match

3 September 1962
13:30
India  0–2  Pakistan
Atif field hockey ball 33'
Waheed field hockey ball 39'
Umpires:
McDowell (AUS)
Kelly (NZL)

Final standings

Pos Team Pld Pts
1  Pakistan 6 12
2  India 5 8
3  Malaya 5 6
4  Japan 6 5
5  Singapore 4 5
6  Hong Kong 3 2
7  Ceylon 4 2
8  South Korea 3 0
9  Indonesia (H) 4 0
Source:[citation needed]
(H) Host

References

  1. ^ "India Play Malaya First in Bid to Regain Hockey Title". The Indian Express. 17 August 1962. Retrieved 30 January 2014.
  2. ^ "Pakistan Overwhelm Inspired Singapore". The Indian Express. Reuters. 30 August 2022. p. 8.