Quick facts for kids
2012 Women's field hockey at the 2012 Summer Olympics
||30 July – 11 August
|| Germany (4th title)
||185 (4.87 per match)
|| Mink van der Weerden (8 goals)
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.
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Australia national field hockey team line up for their game against Spain.