Women’s Hockey World Cup Winners, Runners-up
The Women’s Hockey World cup was organized by France in the year 1974. In that year Netherlands Women’s Hockey team defeated Argentina women’s team in the final and they are the first champion of women’s hockey world cup. Till now 13 matches to be conducted in the year upto 2018 and the place is England.
Netherlands Women’s Hockey team is the most successful team in the Women’s Hockey World Cup,because they won the title at 8 times.None of any Asian teams did not get the Cup yet. Australia 2 times, Argentina 2 times and Germany 2 times. In the year 2018 World Cup totally fifteen nations had reached the semifinal of the tournament.
- 10 nations has participated in the year 1974 and 1978 Women’s Hockey World Cup.
- 11 nations has participated in the year 1976 Women’s Hockey World Cup.
- 16 nations has participated in the year 2002 Women’s Hockey World Cup.
- 16 nations has participated in the year 2008 Women’s Hockey World Cup.
Let’s we have a look at the complete list of winners and runners up in hockey women’s world cup
|YEAR||VENUE||WINNER||FINAL SCORE||RUNNER-UP||THIRD PLACE|
|1976||West Germany||West Germany||2-0||Argentina||Netherlands|
|1981||Argentina||West Germany||1-1 [3-1 Penalty Strokes]||Netherlands||Soviet Union|
|2002||Australia||Argentina||1-1 [4-3 Penalty Strokes]||Netherlands||China|