Korea

Korea

Korea is pioneer and secound to none in Asian hockey like twice silver medals in Olympics. They ranked 11th in 2016 Rio Olympics. For 2018 World Cup, they finished 12th to lost England knockout tournament, even though they passed the group stage with 3rd ranking. There are some issues left unsolved for offensive side, such as 1 goal in the 4 games, bur they are still strong rival with Japan.

World ranking:10th place (as of 2018.8)

[Main results]
Twice silver medal in Olympics (1988, 1996)
Bronze medal in World Cup (1990)
Champion in Championship Trophy (1989)
Five gold medals in Asian Games (1986, 1990, 1994, 1998, 2014)