Hockey at the Commonwealth Games
Current season, competition or edition:
Current sports event Hockey at the 2022 Commonwealth Games
SportField hockey
Founded1998; 24 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)

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.

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
1998
Details
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Australia
4–0
Malaysia

England
1–1 (a.e.t.)
(4–2 p.s.)

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 (a.e.t.)
(5–3 p.s.)

England
10
2014
Details
Glasgow, Scotland
Australia
4–0
India

England
3–3
(4–2 p.s.o.)

New Zealand
10
2018
Details
Gold Coast, Australia
Australia
2–0
New Zealand

England
2–1
India
10
2022
Details
Birmingham, England 10

Summary

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 appearances

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

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
1998
Details
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Australia
8–1
England

New Zealand
3–0
India
12
2002
Details
Manchester, England
India
3–2 (a.e.t.)
England

Australia
4–3
New Zealand
8
2006
Details
Melbourne, Australia
Australia
1–0
India

England
0–0 (a.e.t.)
(3–1 p.s.)

New Zealand
10
2010
Details
Delhi, India
Australia
2–2 (a.e.t.)
(4–2 p.s.)

New Zealand

England
1–0
South Africa
10
2014
Details
Glasgow, Scotland
Australia
1–1
(3–1 p.s.o.)

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 10

Summary

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 appearances

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

All-time medal table

Updated after 2018 Gold Coast

Total

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

Men

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

Women

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

References