Junior Hockey World Cup 2016 Schedule & Fixture

The 11th edition of the tournament, Junior Hockey World Cup 2016 is scheduled to start on 8th December 2016. India will host the competition and matches will be played in Lucknow city of Uttar Pradesh. As per Junior Hockey World Cup 2016 schedule released by the International Hockey Federation (FIH), the final match will be played on December 18, 2016. All the participating teams have been divided into four groups and each group consist, four teams. Germany is the defending champions who have won the tournament six times.

The hockey tournament features 16 teams from around the world who will battle for the 2016 World Cup and they are Australia, South Korea, Argentina, Austria, Netherlands, Malaysia, Belgium, Egypt, New Zealand, Germany, Spain, Japan, England, Canada, South Africa and host India. It will be interesting to see how young players show their magic on the field. Let’s see the Junior Hockey World Cup 2016 schedule and match fixtures.

Junior Hockey World Cup 2016 Schedule

Junior Hockey World Cup 2016 Schedule

Date Pool Time Team
December 8, 2016 Pool C 11:30 AM (IST) New Zealand vs Japan
Pool C 13:30 AM (IST) Germany vs Spain
Pool D 03:30 PM (IST) England vs South Africa
Pool D 07:00 PM (IST) India vs Canada
December 9, 2016 Pool A 10: 00 AM (IST) Australia vs Korea
Pool A 12: 00 PM (IST) Argentina vs Austria
Pool B 02: 00 PM (IST) Belgium vs Egypt
Pool C 04: 00 PM (IST) Spain vs Japan
Pool C 06: 00 PM (IST) New Zealand vs Germany
Pool B 08: 00 PM (IST) Netherlands vs Malaysia
December 10, 2016 Pool A 01: 00 PM (IST) Korea vs Austria
Pool D 03: 00 PM (IST) South Africa vs Canada
Pool A 05: 00 PM (IST) Argentina – Australia
Pool D 07: 00 PM (IST) India – England
December 11, 2016 Pool C 01: 00 PM (IST) Germany vs Japan
Pool B 03: 00 PM (IST) Belgium vs Netherlands
Pool C 05: 00 PM (IST) Malaysia vs Egypt
Pool B 07: 00 PM (IST) Spain vs New Zealand
December 12, 2016 Pool D 10: 00 AM (IST) England vs Canada
Pool A 12: 00 PM (IST) Australia vs Austria
Pool A 02: 00 PM (IST) Korea vs Argentina
Pool B 04: 00 PM (IST) Netherlands vs Egypt
Pool B 06: 00 PM (IST) Malaysia vs Belgium
Pool D 08: 00 PM (IST) South Africa vs India
December 14, 2016 Qtr Final 12: 15 PM (IST) TBD
Qtr Final 02: 30 PM (IST) TBD
Qtr Final 04:45 PM (IST) TBD
Qtr Final 07: 00 PM (IST) TBD
December 15, 2016 13 / 16 Place 12: 15 PM (IST) TBD
13 / 16 Place 02: 30 PM (IST) TBD
9 / 12 Place 04:45 PM (IST) TBD
9 / 12 Place 07: 00 PM (IST) TBD
December 16, 2016 5 / 8 Place 12: 15 PM (IST) TBD
5 / 8 Place 02: 30 PM (IST) TBD
Semi Final 04:45 PM (IST) TBD
Semi Final 07: 00 PM (IST) TBD
December 17, 2016 15th/16th Place 12: 15 PM (IST) TBD
13th/14th Place 02: 30 PM (IST) TBD
11th/12th Place 04:45 PM (IST) TBD
9th/10th Place 07: 00 PM (IST) TBD
December 18, 2016 7th/8th Place 12: 15 PM (IST) TBD
5th/6th Place 02: 30 PM (IST) TBD
3rd/4th Place 04:45 PM (IST) TBD
Final 07: 00 PM (IST) TBD

Here is pools of Junior Hockey World Cup 2016

Pool A: Australia, South Korea, Argentina, Austria.

Pool B: Netherlands, Malaysia, Belgium, Egypt.

Pool C: New Zealand, Germany, Spain, Japan.

Pool D: England, Canada, South Africa, India.

India is placed in pool D with England, Canada and South Africa. According to the Junior Hockey World Cup 2016 schedule, the hosts India begins a campaign against Canada in the last match of the first day. Pakistan is replaced by Malaysia due to visas issues.

The group stage will take place between 8 to 12 December and the top two teams from each group will qualify to quarter-finals which will take place on 14th December. The semi-finals matches of the competition will be held on December 16. The final of the Junior Hockey World Cup 2016 will take place on 18th December 2016 after the 3rd/4th Place match.

 

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