India also won the World Cup in 1975. India’s hockey team is the most successful team ever in the Olympics, having won eight gold medals in 1928, 1932, 1936, 1948, 1952, 1956, 1964 and 1980. India also has the best overall performance in Olympic history with 83 victories out of the 134 matches played.
When did India won hockey World Cup?
Belgium and India have both won the tournament once. The 2018 tournament was held in Bhubaneswar, India from 28 November to 16 December. Belgium defeated Netherlands in a penalty shoot-out 3–2 after the match ended in a 0–0 tie to win their first World Cup title.
Who won the Hockey World Cup 2016?
2016 World Cup of Hockey
|Coupe du monde de hockey 2016|
|Venue(s)||Air Canada Centre|
|Champions||Canada (2nd title)|
Did India won Women’s Hockey World Cup?
They have won the gold medals at the 2002 Commonwealth Games and 1982 Asian Games. They have also won the Women’s Asia Cup twice, i.e. in 2004 and 2017. They also won the Asian Champions Trophy in 2016.
India women’s national field hockey team.
|Best result||4th (1980, 2020)|
|Appearances||7 (first in 1974)|
|Best result||4th (1974)|
Which team won most hockey World Cup?
History of World Cup Hockey-
It is held every four years. Five countries have dominated the event’s history. Pakistan is the most successful team, having won the tournament four times. The Netherlands have won three titles, and Germany and Australia have each won two titles.
Who won World Cup 2018?
France were crowned champions for the second time in history and for the first since they were hosts in 1998 after defeating Croatia 4-2 in what will go down as one of the most thrilling World Cup finals ever.
Who won the World Cup 2014?
In the final, Germany defeated Argentina 1–0 to win the tournament and secure the country’s fourth world title, the first after the German reunification in 1990, when as West Germany they also beat Argentina by the same score in the World Cup final.