Bhubaneswar, is set to host the 14th edition of the men’s Hockey World Cup starting 28 November, with India playing their opening fixture against South Africa on the opening day of the tournament.
World’s top 16 teams, including defending champions Australia, Olympic champions Argentina and the most successful team Pakistan will compete in the 19-day tournament.
The Odisha government has already declared holiday for schools and educational institutions for the opening event. Music Maestro AR Rahman will be performing at the opening ceremony for the event.
Here’s all you need to know about the upcoming Men’s Hockey World Cup 2018:
Where Will Men’s Hockey World Cup 2018 Be Played?
The tournament will be held at the iconic Kalinga Hockey Stadium in Bhubaneswar, Odisha.
Where to Men’s Hockey World Cup LIVE on TV?
Men’s Hockey World Cup 2018 in Bhubaneswar, Odisha will be live streamed on Star Sports and Doordarshan.
Where to Men’s Hockey World Cup LIVE Online?
Men’s Hockey World Cup 2018 in Bhubaneswar, Odisha can be watched online on the Hotstar App.
How Many Countries Are Participating in Hockey World Cup 2018?
A total of 16 countries will be participating in the tournament, namely hosts India, Argentina, Australia, Belgium, Germany, Netherlands, England, Spain, Pakistan, New Zealand, France, China, South Africa, Malaysia, Canada and Ireland.
How to Buy Tickets Online For Hockey World Cup 2018?
The fans will be able to buy their tickets online at: http://in.ticketgenie.in/buytickets/hockey-world-cup-2018
Where Can I Get Live Updates From The Tournament?
For the important updates, fans can follow the tournament on: http://fih.ch/events/world-cup/world-cup-2018/hockey-world-cup-bhubaneswar-2018-m/>