YouTube RSS

2008 Womens Olympic Games

Beijing, China - August 10-23, 2008

South Korea v Japan

Placement 9-10

# Info Date Teams Score Status Match Sheet
August 20th, 2008
W31 Placement 9-10 8:30am South Korea KOR - JPN Japan 2 - 1 (1 - 0) Final    

Match Preview

Classification 9th-10th: Korea v Japan

> Korea and Japan have met only once before at the Olympics.
> At Athens 2004, Korea beat Japan 3-1 for seventh place, through goals by Oh Ko-Woon (2) and Kim Jin-Kyoung (1). Keiko Miura scored for Japan.
> Their last competitive meeting came in the 2007 Asia Cup final, which was won by Japan after penalty strokes.
> Korea have been ever present at the Olympics since 1988, with their best result being silver medals at Seoul 1988 and Atlanta 1996.
> Japan only previous appearance came at Athens 2004 when they finished eighth.
> Korea's Lee Seon-Ok is ranked joint second at the top scorer list, with five goals at Beijing 2008. She has scored three penalty strokes and two penalty corners.
> Japan have converted only three of 20 penalty corners awarded at Beijing 2008.
> Korea have scored five from 26 penalty corners awarded.

CHN v AUS (Pool A) ESP v USA (Placement 7-8)

POOL STANDINGS

Team Pld W D L GD Pts
Pool A
Netherlands  NED 5 5 0 0 11 15
China  CHN 5 3 1 1 10 10
Australia  AUS 5 3 1 1 8 10
Spain  ESP 5 2 0 3 -8 6
South Korea  KOR 5 1 0 4 -5 3
South Africa  RSA 5 0 0 5 -16 0
Pool B
Germany  GER 5 4 0 1 4 12
Argentina  ARG 5 3 2 0 6 11
Great Britain  GBR 5 2 2 1 -2 8
United States  USA 5 1 3 1 1 6
Japan  JPN 5 1 1 3 -2 4
New Zealand  NZL 5 0 0 5 -7 0

MATCHES

Aug 22, 2008
RSA South Africa
New Zealand NZL
AUS Australia
Great Britain GBR
GER Germany
Argentina ARG
CHN China
Netherlands NED
No matches to display
No matches to display
Home News Events Olympic Games World Cup Champions Trophy
Awards Honorary Awards All-Star Teams
Sport Athletes Committee World Ranking Umpiring Rules Medical Hockey Academy Coaching Pitches Development Event Resources Awards Appointments
The FIH Congress 2014 History of Hockey Members Executive Board Committees Statutes Contact Us Jobs
Login Terms of use
Home | Site Map | Terms of use © 2014 International Hockey Federation