You can win a gold medal in hockey only by playing hockey. There are two kinds of hockey events: Ice Hockey (winter) and field hockey (summer).
India won the last gold medal in hockey
India won its last hockey gold medal in 1980 in Moscow Olympic.
Great Britain did NOT win the Gold Medal in Ice Hockey in 1988 the Soviet Union did.Great Britain won the Gold Medal in Ice Hockey at the 1936 Winter Olympics.
Yes a gold!
Australia defeated England at the 2014 Commonwealth Games to win the Women's Hockey Gold Medal.
Pakistan's first gold medal came at the 1960 Games in Rome in hockey.
India's first gold medal came in field hockey at the 1928 Games in Amsterdam.
1960 and 1980
2002 in Salt Lake.
The women's hockey team defeated their arch rival Canada in the 1998 winter Olympics to win the gold medal. The victory of the women's hockey team in the Olympics had a positive impact on the growth of women's hockey throughout the United States.
India has won 8 field hockey gold medals, the last being in 1980 in Moscow when they defeated Spain 4-3 in the medal match.
The New Zealand men won the gold medal in field hockey at the 1976 Summer Games in Montreal.
Pakistan won gold medals in 1960, 1968 and 1984.
1960 and 1980.
1998 Winter Games in Nagano.
There were many. GB won 29 Gold Medal Events and some were for team and 2 person events which means 48 Gold Medals were presented to the Athletes of the 29 Events
It's counted as one win ("USA won the gold medal in Hockey", etc.). However, each member of the team does get the actual physical medal. It's counted as one win ("USA won the gold medal in Hockey", etc.). However, each member of the team does get the actual physical medal.