Men’s Hockey World Cup 2023 returns to Odisha: All you need to know

Published: 13th January 2023 05:42 PM  |   Last Updated: 13th January 2023 05:47 PM  

The 2023 edition of the FIH Men’s Hockey World Cup has kicked off at the Kalinga Stadium, Bhubaneswar. This will be the 15th edition of the tournament, and the second consecutive World Cup in India. A total of 16 teams will take part in this year’s megaevent. Odisha has been the home of Indian hockey over the past decade. The state has hosted multiple international matches, including the FIH Pro League games. India will play its first two pool stage games - against Spain and Wales - in Rourkela.


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