Field Hockey at the Asian Games
Most recent season or competition:
Field hockey at the 2018 Asian Games
SportField hockey
Founded1958; 65 years ago (1958)
Inaugural season1958
No. of teamsM: 12
W: 10
ConfederationAHF (Asia)
Most recent
champion(s)
M:  Japan (1st title)
W:  Japan (1st title)
Most titlesM:  Pakistan (8 titles)
W:  South Korea (5 titles)

Field hockey is an Asian Games event since the 1958 Games in Tokyo, Japan. The women's competition has been held since the 1982 Games in New Delhi, India.

Men's tournament

Results

Year Host Gold medal match Bronze medal match Number of teams
Gold medal Score Silver medal Bronze medal Score Fourth place
1958
details
Tokyo, Japan
Pakistan
No playoffs
India

South Korea
No playoffs
Malaya
5
1962
details
Jakarta, Indonesia
Pakistan
2–0
India

Malaya
2–0
Japan
9
1966
details
Bangkok, Thailand
India
1–0 (a.e.t.)
Pakistan

Japan
1–0
Malaysia
8
1970
details
Bangkok, Thailand
Pakistan
1–0 (a.e.t.)
India

Japan
1–0
Malaysia
8
1974
details
Tehran, Iran
Pakistan
2–0
India

Malaysia
3–1
Japan
6
1978
details
Bangkok, Thailand
Pakistan
1–0
India

Malaysia
2–1
Japan
8
1982
details
New Delhi, India
Pakistan
7–1
India

Malaysia
3–0
Japan
9
1986
details
Seoul, South Korea
South Korea
2–1
Pakistan

India
4–1
Malaysia
9
1990
details
Beijing, China
Pakistan
No playoffs
India

Malaysia
No playoffs
South Korea
7
1994
details
Hiroshima, Japan
South Korea
3–2
India

Pakistan
6–0
Japan
9
1998
details
Bangkok, Thailand
India
1–1 (a.e.t.)
(4–2 p.s.o.)

South Korea

Pakistan
3–0
Japan
10
2002
details
Busan, South Korea
South Korea
4–3
India

Malaysia
1–1 (a.e.t.)
(4–2 p.s.o.)

Pakistan
8
2006
details
Doha, Qatar
South Korea
3–1
China

Pakistan
4–2
Japan
10
2010
details
Guangzhou, China
Pakistan
2–0
Malaysia

India
1–0
South Korea
10
2014
details
Incheon, South Korea
India
1–1
(4–2 p.s.o.)

Pakistan

South Korea
3–2
Malaysia
10
2018
details
Jakarta, Indonesia
Japan
6–6
(3–1 p.s.o.)

Malaysia

India
2–1
Pakistan
12
2022
details
Hangzhou, China 12
2026
details
Nagoya, Japan
2030
details
Doha, Qatar
2034
details
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Summary

Team Gold medal Silver medal Bronze medal Fourth place
 Pakistan 8 (1958, 1962, 1970, 1974, 1978, 1982, 1990, 2010) 3 (1966, 1986, 2014) 3 (1994, 1998, 2006) 2 (2002, 2018)
 South Korea 4 (1986*, 1994, 2002*, 2006) 1 (1998) 2 (1958, 2014*) 2 (1990, 2010)
 India 3 (1966, 1998, 2014) 9 (1958, 1962, 1970, 1974, 1978, 1982*, 1990, 1994, 2002) 3 (1986, 2010, 2018)
 Japan 1 (2018) 2 (1966, 1970) 7 (1962, 1974, 1978, 1982, 1994*, 1998, 2006)
 Malaysia 2 (2010, 2018) 6 (1962, 1974, 1978, 1982, 1990, 2002) 5 (1958, 1966, 1970, 1986, 2014)
 China 1 (2006)
* = hosts

Team appearances

Team Japan
1958
Indonesia
1962
Thailand
1966
Thailand
1970
Iran
1974
Thailand
1978
India
1982
South Korea
1986
China
1990
Japan
1994
Thailand
1998
South Korea
2002
Qatar
2006
China
2010
South Korea
2014
Indonesia
2018
China
2022
Total
 Bangladesh 6th 9th 7th 7th 9th 7th 7th 8th 8th 6th Q 11
 China 6th 5th 8th 6th 5th 2nd 5th 5th Q 9
 Chinese Taipei 8th 1
 Hong Kong 6th 7th 7th 5th 8th 6th 7th 8th 8th 9th 9th 12th 12
 India 2nd 2nd 1st 2nd 2nd 2nd 2nd 3rd 2nd 2nd 1st 2nd 5th 3rd 1st 3rd Q 17
 Indonesia 9th 10th Q 3
 Iran 6th 1
 Japan 5th 4th 3rd 3rd 4th 4th 4th 5th 6th 4th 4th 6th 4th 6th 6th 1st Q 17
 Kazakhstan 6th 11th 2
 Malaysia 4th 3rd 4th 4th 3rd 3rd 3rd 4th 3rd 5th 5th 3rd 6th 2nd 4th 2nd Q 17
 Oman 7th 8th 9th 10th 7th 7th 7th Q 8
 Pakistan 1st 1st 2nd 1st 1st 1st 1st 2nd 1st 3rd 3rd 4th 3rd 1st 2nd 4th Q 17
 Singapore 5th 5th 7th 10th 9th 5
 South Korea 3rd 8th 6th 5th 1st 4th 1st 2nd 1st 1st 4th 3rd 5th Q 14
 Sri Lanka 7th 5th 6th 5th 7th 10th 8th Q 8
 Thailand 8th 8th 8th 9th 10th 9th Q 7
 Uzbekistan Q 1
Total 5 9 8 8 6 8 9 9 7 9 10 8 10 10 10 12 12

Women's tournament

Results

Year Host Gold medal match Bronze medal match Number of teams
Gold medal Score Silver medal Bronze medal Score Fourth place
1982
details
New Delhi, India
India
No playoffs
South Korea

Malaysia
No playoffs
Japan
6
1986
details
Seoul, South Korea
South Korea
No playoffs
Japan

India
No playoffs
Malaysia
6
1990
details
Beijing, China
South Korea
No playoffs
China

Japan
No playoffs
India
6
1994
details
Hiroshima, Japan
South Korea
No playoffs
Japan

China
No playoffs
India
6
1998
details
Bangkok, Thailand
South Korea
2–1
India

China
2–0
Japan
7
2002
details
Busan, South Korea
China
2–1
South Korea

Japan
2–0
India
4
2006
details
Doha, Qatar
China
1–0
Japan

India
1–0
South Korea
7
2010
details
Guangzhou, China
China
0–0 (a.e.t.)
(5–4 p.s.o.)

South Korea

Japan
1–0 (a.e.t.)
India
7
2014
details
Incheon, South Korea
South Korea
1–0
China

India
2–1
Japan
8
2018
details
Jakarta, Indonesia
Japan
2–1
India

China
2–1
South Korea
10
2022
details
Hangzhou, China 12
2026
details
Nagoya, Japan
2030
details
Doha, Qatar
2034
details
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Summary

Team Gold medal Silver medal Bronze medal Fourth place
 South Korea 5 (1986*, 1990, 1994, 1998, 2014*) 3 (1982, 2002*, 2010) 2 (2006, 2018)
 China 3 (2002, 2006, 2010*) 2 (1990*, 2014) 3 (1994, 1998, 2018)
 Japan 1 (2018) 3 (1986, 1994*, 2006) 3 (1990, 2002, 2010) 3 (1982, 1998, 2014)
 India 1 (1982*) 2 (1998, 2018) 3 (1986, 2006, 2014) 4 (1990, 1994, 2002, 2010)
 Malaysia 1 (1982) 1 (1986)
* = hosts

Team appearances

Team India
1982
South Korea
1986
China
1990
Japan
1994
Thailand
1998
South Korea
2002
Qatar
2006
China
2010
South Korea
2014
Indonesia
2018
China
2022
Total
 China 2nd 3rd 3rd 1st 1st 1st 2nd 3rd Q 9
 Chinese Taipei 6th 8th 2
 Hong Kong 6th 6th 7th 8th 9th Q 6
 India 1st 3rd 4th 4th 2nd 4th 3rd 4th 3rd 2nd Q 11
 Indonesia 7th Q 2
 Japan 4th 2nd 3rd 2nd 4th 3rd 2nd 3rd 4th 1st Q 11
 Kazakhstan 6th 7th 6th 10th Q 5
 Malaysia 3rd 4th 5th 5th 5th 5th Q 7
 North Korea 5th 1
 Singapore 5th 6th 6th Q 4
 South Korea 2nd 1st 1st 1st 1st 2nd 4th 2nd 1st 4th Q 11
 Sri Lanka Q 1
 Thailand 5th 7th 6th 7th 6th Q 6
 Uzbekistan 5th 5th Q 3
Total 6 6 6 6 7 4 7 7 8 10 12

Medal tables

Total

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1 South Korea (KOR)94215
2 Pakistan (PAK)83314
3 India (IND)411621
4 China (CHN)3339
5 Japan (JPN)23510
6 Malaysia (MAS)0279
Totals (6 entries)26262678

Men

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1 Pakistan83314
2 South Korea4127
3 India39315
4 Japan1023
5 Malaysia0268
6 China0101
Totals (6 entries)16161648

Women

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1 South Korea5308
2 China3238
3 Japan1337
4 India1236
5 Malaysia0011
Totals (5 entries)10101030

List of medalists

Further information: List of Asian Games medalists in field hockey

See also

References