Men’s Hockey World Cup to return to Odisha in 2023

Belgium celebrate victory following the 2018 FIH Men's Hockey World Cup Final against the Netherlands at Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar (by Charles McQuillan/Getty Images for FIH)

Hockey India has announced that the 2023 Men’s Hockey World Cup will be co-hosted by the cities of Bhubaneswar and Rourkela.

The decision comes after the hosting rights to the tournament were granted to India by the International Hockey Federation (FIH) earlier this month, through a process that also saw the 2022 Women’s World Cup assigned to the Netherlands and Spain.

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