Gear up and get ready! The 2023 FIH Hockey Men’s World Cup is here!!

Gear up and get ready! The 2023 FIH Hockey Men’s World Cup is here!!


The World’s best hockey teams make their way to India for the 15th edition of the FIH Hockey Men’s World Cup 2023! The tournament runs from 13th to 29th January

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Every four years, the world’s best hockey teams come together - in a quest to be crowned the greatest in the world, the champions.

This time around, these teams and these men are making their way to Odisha, India to take part in what is Hockey’s most prestigious competition - the World Cup.

The 2023 Hockey Men’s World Cup will be hosted at Bhubaneswar and Rourkela.

Matches will be played in the newly constructed Birsa Munda Hockey Stadium in Rourkela, and in the iconic Kalinga Hockey Stadium in Bhubaneswar, where so many wonderful pages of hockey’s history have been written.

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Groups FIH Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup 2023
Bhubaneswar – Rourkela

Pool A: Australia, Argentina, France, South Africa

Pool B: Belgium, Germany, Korea, Japan

Pool C: Netherlands, New Zealand, Malaysia, Chile

Pool D: India, England, Spain, Wales

FIH Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup 2023 Bhubaneswar
– Rourkela Important Dates

Final: 29th January, 2023, 7PM IST

Third & Fourth place play-off: 29th January, 2023, 4:30PM IST

Semi Final 1: 27th January, 2023, 4:30PM IST

Semi Final 2: 27th January, 2023, 7PM IST

A quick recap of the 2018 FIH Hockey Men’s World Cup

The 2018 edition of the FIH Hockey World Cup was also held in India.

Belgium defeated the Netherlands in the final (3-2 on Penalty Shoot-out) to be crowned World Champions.

India at the Hockey World Cup

At the last edition of the FIH Hockey Men’s World Cup in 2018, Manpreet Singh-led India topped the group stage with two wins and a 2-2 draw against eventual champions Belgium. However, India suffered a narrow 2-1 loss against the Netherlands in the quarterfinals after leading 1-0 at halftime.

India will kick off their bid to be crowned World Champions, for the second
time in their history, on 13th January 2023 against Spain at the Birsa Munda
Hockey Stadium, Rourkela.

We’ll be cheering on the men in blue to do much better this time around on home ground! Will you? Get your tickets and cheer for team India from the stadium!

FIH Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup 2023
Bhubaneswar – Rourkela Venues

The 2023 edition will see India hosting the FIH Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup
2023 Bhubaneswar - Rourkela for the fourth time.

Kalinga Hockey Stadium, Bhubaneswar

Situated in the heart of India’s sporting capital, Bhubaneswar, the Kalinga stadium can hold a 16,000 strong crowd. Built in 2013, the stadium has been witness to some of the most iconic moments in Hockey history. It has had the distinction of hosting major sports events, both domestic and international, regularly.

Get your tickets to the FIH Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup 2023 Bhubaneswar - Rourkela and come experience one of India’s most iconic sporting venues
at its best!

Birsa Munda Hockey Stadium, Rourkela

Purpose built to host the FIH Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup 2023 Bhubaneswar -
Rourkela, say hello to India’s newest and biggest hockey arena! It can hold a record
20,000 spectators and we can only imagine the noise excited fans will make.

Built in just 12 months, we can’t wait to see hockey played here!

Want to attend a match at India’s newest sporting arena? Get your tickets
to the FIH Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup 2023 Bhubaneswar - Rourkela, now!

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