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Besides the fact they both use a stick to put an object into a goal, they are completely different games.

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Q: Is ice hockey the same as field hockey?
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What is the difference between ice hockey and field hockey?

Ice hockey is played on ice, while field hockey is played on a grass surface, the rules in field hockey are kinder than ice hockey, and the sticks vary between versions.


What is field hockey on ice?

Well, by field hockey I think you mean hockey games that are done on the ground like field hockey, street hockey,ect. It is called ice hockey. *Field hockey and ice hockey are completely different rulebases. As the first answer pretty much describes, it is simply called "field hockey on ice", like it is called "field hockey on grass", "on turf", "on concrete", etc.


What is the field called for a hockey game?

ice hockey is a rink and field hockey is just a field


Different types of hockey?

The most common types of hockey are ice hockey, field hockey, floor hockey, and street hockey. With the exception of field hockey, all of these types of hockey generally follow the same rules.


Is hockey the same as ice hockey?

Not exactly. Ice hockey is a version of hockey played on ice. There are several different types of hockey, including Field Hockey, Roller Hockey, and Street Hockey. The basic premise of the game is the same (two teams playing each other, trying to propel a ball or puck in the opponent goal) but each game has different rules. In North America, "hockey" refers to ice hockey. Elsewhere in the world, "hockey" generally refers to field hockey.


Is there such a sport called ice hockey?

Ice Hockey is Hockey played on ice; as compared to Field Hockey which is played on grass.


What are the kinds of hockey?

roller hockey ice hockey and field hockey


What was played first ice hockey or field hockey?

Hockey was historically not played on ice until around the invention of modern ice hockey. This was well after the creation of modern field hockey, which itself derived from earlier variations. In short: field hockey was first.


Is hockey a field sport?

Field hockey is a field sport, but both indoor and ice hockey are rink sports.


What is ice hockey similar to?

Field Hockey or Lacrosse


What came first field hockey or ice hockey?

Field hockey variants have been played for thousands of years; ice hockey was only begun in the 18th century.


Is it an ice rink or an ice field in ice hockey?

Ice rink.

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