One sport that people love to see during the Olympic games is field hockey because of its unique nature and pace of play. While the United States isn’t involved in this event, it is still something that fans will want to tune in for just to see what happens with the other countries around the world. The way the game is played is very different than any other sport that involves the word hockey in it.
Here is a look at the men’s field hockey schedule for the Rio Olympics 2016.
Saturday, August 6
Argentina vs. Netherlands, 9 a.m.
India vs. Ireland, 10 a.m.
Belgium vs. Great Britain, 11:30 a.m.
Australia vs. New Zealand, 12:30 p.m.
Canada vs. Germany, 5 p.m.
Spain vs. Brazil, 6:30 p.m.
Sunday, August 7
Great Britain vs. New Zealand, 4 p.m.
Netherlands vs. Ireland, 5 p.m.
Brazil vs. Belgium, 6:30 p.m.
Australia vs. Spain, 7:30 p.m.
Monday, August 8
Germany vs. India, 10 a.m.
Canada vs. Argentina, 11:30 a.m.
Tuesday, August 9
New Zealand vs. Spain, 9 a.m.
Argentina vs. India, 10 a.m.
Germany vs. Ireland, 11:30 a.m.
Netherlands vs. Canada, 12:30 p.m.
Brazil vs. Great Britain, 5 p.m.
Belgium vs. Australia, 7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, August 10
New Zealand vs. Brazil, 6:30 p.m.
Great Britain vs. Australia, 7:30 p.m.
Thursday, August 11
Netherlands vs. India, 9 a.m.
Ireland vs. Canada, 10 a.m.
Argentina vs. Germany, 11:30 a.m.
Spain vs. Belgium, 12:30 p.m.
Friday, August 12
India vs. Canada, 11:30 a.m.
Germany vs. Netherlands, 12:30 p.m.
Great Britain vs. Spain, 4 p.m.
Belgium vs. New Zealand, 5 p.m.
Ireland vs. Argentina, 6:30 p.m.
Australia vs. Brazil, 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, August 14
Quarterfinal 1, 9 a.m.
Quarterfinal 2, 11:30 a.m.
Quarterfinal 3, 5 p.m.
Quarterfinal 4, 7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, August 16
Semifinal 1, 11 a.m.
Semifinal 2, 4 p.m.
Thursday, August 18
Bronze medal match, 11 a.m.
Gold medal match, 4 p.m.