Pakistan's first medal in the Olympics (silver) came in field hockey at the 1956 Games in Melbourne. Pakistan's first gold medal came at the 1960 Games in Rome in field hockey.
Field hockey was first introduced in the 1908 Summer Olympic, London.
Hockey World Cup refers to field hockey only. For ice hockey, refer to the related questions. ---- The first Hockey World Cup was held in 1971, and was won by Pakistan. It was the first tournament of its type for the sport (besides the Olympics).
Hockey was first played in the Olympics in 1908.
In hockey, that was Pakistan in the gold medal game at the 1960 Games in Rome.It was the first loss for India in 31 hockey games at the Olympics and ended their incredible streak of 6 consecutive gold medals in hockey.
While they have never participated in ice hockey they have been participating in field hockey since 1928.
Field hockey becomes a medal sport for women in the Olympics. The Zimbabwe women's field hockey team went undefeated to win the Olympic gold medal.
When was field hockey first discovered
The first year hockey was played in the Winter Olympics was 1908.
In the Olympics, there are four events: men's field hockey, women's field hockey, men's ice hockey, women's ice hockey. The first two are played during the Summer Games; the latter two are played during the Winter Games.
India's first gold medal in the Olympics came in field hockey at the 1928 Games in Amsterdam.