men's hockey world cup 2018
14th edition of Men's Hockey World Cup in Odisha, India.

The 2018 Men’s Hockey World Cup starting from 28 November to 16 December 2018 is hosted by India this time. The opening ceremony took place at the Kalinga Stadium of Bhubaneswar, India. 16 teams are divided into four groups to compete in this tournament. There will be 36 matches to be played in 2018 Men’s Hockey World Cup.

The Hockey World Cup was started in 1971. Pakistan team have the maximum Titles, having won the Hockey World Cup tournament four times. Australia and the Netherlands have won three times each, followed by Germany who has won two titles and India has won the tournament once.

14th edition of Men’s Hockey World Cup schedule

Date Time (IST) Match Group
28-Nov-18 11:30 Canada vs Belgium Pool C
28-Nov-18 13:30 South Africa vs India Pool C
29-Nov-18 11:30 Spain vs Argentina Pool A
29-Nov-18 13:30 France vs New Zealand Pool A
30-Nov-18 11:30 Ireland vs Australia Pool B
30-Nov-18 13:30 China vs England Pool B
01-Dec-18 11:30 Malaysia vs Netherlands Pool D
01-Dec-18 13:30 Pakistan vs Germany Pool D
02-Dec-18 11:30 South Africa vs Canada Pool C
02-Dec-18 13:30 Belgium vs India Pool C
03-Dec-18 11:30 France vs Spain Pool A
03-Dec-18 13:30 Argentina vs New Zealand Pool A
04-Dec-18 11:30 Australia vs England Pool B
04-Dec-18 13:30 China vs Ireland Pool B
05-Dec-18 11:30 Netherlands vs Germany Pool D
05-Dec-18 13:30 Pakistan vs Malaysia Pool D
06-Dec-18 11:30 New Zealand vs Spain Pool A
06-Dec-18 13:30 France vs Argentina Pool A
07-Dec-18 11:30 China vs Australia Pool B
07-Dec-18 13:30 England vs Ireland Pool B
08-Dec-18 11:30 South Africa vs Belgium Pool C
08-Dec-18 13:30 India vs Canada Pool C
09-Dec-18 11:30 Germany vs Malaysia Pool D
09-Dec-18 13:30 Pakistan vs Netherlands Pool D
10-Dec-18 16:45 3rd Pool B vs 2nd Pool A Cross-over 1
10-Dec-18 13:30 3rd Pool A vs 2nd Pool B Cross-over 2
11-Dec-18 16:45 3rd Pool D vs 2nd Pool C Cross-over 3
11-Dec-18 13:30 3rd Pool C vs 2nd Pool D Cross-over 4
12-Dec-18 16:45 Cross-over 2 vs 1st Pool A Quarter Final 1
12-Dec-18 13:30 Cross-over 1 vs 1st Pool B Quarter Final 2
13-Dec-18 16:45 Cross-over 4 vs 1st Pool C Quarter Final 3
13-Dec-18 13:30 Cross-over 3 vs 1st Pool D Quarter Final 4
15-Dec-18 16:00 Winner QF 4 vs Winner QF 1 Semi Final 1
15-Dec-18 18:30 Winner QF 3 vs Winner QF 2 Semi Final 2
16-Dec-18 16:30 Loser SF 2 vs Loser SF 1 3rd Place
16-Dec-18 13:30 Winner SF 2 vs Winner SF 1 Final

Group-wise Schedule

Group Match Date Time (GMT)
Pool A Spain vs Argentina 29-Nov-18 11:30
Pool A France vs New Zealand 29-Nov-18 13:30
Pool A France vs Spain 03-Dec-18 11:30
Pool A Argentina vs New Zealand 03-Dec-18 13:30
Pool A New Zealand vs Spain 06-Dec-18 11:30
Pool A France vs Argentina 06-Dec-18 13:30
Pool B Ireland vs Australia 30-Nov-18 11:30
Pool B China vs England 30-Nov-18 13:30
Pool B Australia vs England 04-Dec-18 11:30
Pool B China vs Ireland 04-Dec-18 13:30
Pool B China vs Australia 07-Dec-18 11:30
Pool B England vs Ireland 07-Dec-18 13:30
Pool C Canada vs Belgium 28-Nov-18 11:30
Pool C South Africa vs India 28-Nov-18 13:30
Pool C South Africa vs Canada 02-Dec-18 11:30
Pool C Belgium vs India 02-Dec-18 13:30
Pool C South Africa vs Belgium 08-Dec-18 11:30
Pool C India vs Canada 08-Dec-18 13:30
Pool D Malaysia vs Netherlands 01-Dec-18 11:30
Pool D Pakistan vs Germany 01-Dec-18 13:30
Pool D Netherlands vs Germany 05-Dec-18 11:30
Pool D Pakistan vs Malaysia 05-Dec-18 13:30
Pool D Germany vs Malaysia 09-Dec-18 11:30
Pool D Pakistan vs Netherlands 09-Dec-18 13:30
Cross-over 1 3rd Pool B vs 2nd Pool A 10-Dec-18 16:45
Cross-over 2 3rd Pool A vs 2nd Pool B 10-Dec-18 13:30
Cross-over 3 3rd Pool D vs 2nd Pool C 11-Dec-18 16:45
Cross-over 4 3rd Pool C vs 2nd Pool D 11-Dec-18 13:30
Quarter Final 1 Cross-over 2 vs 1st Pool A 12-Dec-18 16:45
Quarter Final 2 Cross-over 1 vs 1st Pool B 12-Dec-18 13:30
Quarter Final 3 Cross-over 4 vs 1st Pool C 13-Dec-18 16:45
Quarter Final 4 Cross-over 3 vs 1st Pool D 13-Dec-18 13:30
Semi Final 1 Winner QF 4 vs Winner QF 1 15-Dec-18 16:00
Semi Final 2 Winner QF 3 vs Winner QF 2 15-Dec-18 18:30
3rd Place Loser SF 2 vs Loser SF 1 16-Dec-18 16:30
Final Winner SF 2 vs Winner SF 1 16-Dec-18 13:30