Standings

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At London 2012, both the men’s and women’s hockey competitions began with a preliminary phase: the 12 teams in each event were divided into two pools of six, and each team played every other team in their pool.

The two best teams in each pool qualified for the semi-finals, the winners of which went head-to-head for the gold. Those teams that did not qualify for the semi-finals played off against the respective team in the opposite pool for classification positions 5-12.

The final standings for the women's competition were as follows:

Gold - Netherlands
Silver - Argentina
Bronze - Great Britain

4th. New Zealand
5th. Australia
6th. China
7th. Germany
8th. Korea
9th. Japan
10th. South Africa
11th. Belgium
12th. United States

The final standings for the men's competition were as follows:

Gold - Germany
Silver - Netherlands
Bronze - Australia

4th. Great Britain
5th. Belgium
6th. Spain
7th. Pakistan
8th. Korea
9th. New Zealand
10th. Argentina
11th. South Africa
12th. India

Here's what the final pool standings looked like:  

Women's Competition

Pool A

Pl. W D L GF GA GD Pts
Netherlands (qual.) 5 5 0 0 12 5 7 15
Great Britain (qual.) 5 3 0 2 14 7 7 9
China 5 2 1 2 6 3 3 7
Korea 5 2 0 3 9 13 -4 6
Japan 5 1 2 3 4 9 -5 4
Belgium 5 0 1 3 2 10 -8 2

Pool B

Pl. W D L GF GA GD Pts
Argentina (qual.) 5 3 1 1 12 8 8 10
New Zealand (qual.) 5 3 1 1 9 5 4 10
Australia 5 3 1 1 5 2 3 10
Germany 5 2 1 2 6 7 -1 7
South Africa 5 1 0 4 9 14 -5 3
USA 5 1 0 4 4 13 -9 3

Men's Competition

Pool A

Pl. W D L GF GA GD Pts
Australia (qual.) 5 3 2 0 23 5 18 11
Great Britain (qual.) 5 2 3 0 14 8 6 9
Spain 5 2 2 1 8 10 -2 8
Pakistan 5 2 1 2 9 16 -7 7
Argentina 5 1 1 3 10 14 -4 4
South Africa 5 0 1 4 11 22 -11 1

Pool B 

Pl. W D L GF GA GD Pts
Netherlands (qual.) 5 5 0 0 18 7 11 15
Germany (qual.) 5 3 1 1 14 11 3 10
Belgium 5 2 1 2 8 7 1 7
Korea 5 2 0 3 9 8 1 6
New Zealand 5 1 2 2 10 14 -4 5
India 5 0 0 5 6 18 -12 0

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