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

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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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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.

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.

Teams[change | change source]

First round[change | change source]

Pool A[change | change source]

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 B[change | change source]

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 round[change | change source]

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

Statistics[change | change source]

Team rankings[change | change source]

Rank Team
1  Germany
2  Netherlands
3  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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