Hockey Men’s World Cup 2018

Hockey Men’s World Cup 2018

The 14th edition of Hockey Men’s World Cup, the most prestigious hockey competition in the world will be held from 28th November to 16th December 2018 in Kalinga Stadium, Bhubaneswar. Other than the host nation, India there are fifteen other countries taking part in the event.

Every four year, at Hockey World Cup great teams lock horns with a total of 36 matches in 16 days and the best one takes up the title. The sixteen teams are further branched into four groups where each team play against other teams within the group and the team who got first place in each group will be selected for quarterfinals, from there on single elimination takes place.

The first match will be of Belgium against Canada, later the same day World No. 5, Indian team opens up their battle against World No. 15, South Africa on the very first day, 28th November. As the game is already on, offline tickets for the tournament is made available for the viewers.