Hockey in Argentina:
Field Hockey is the most popular sports for women in Argentina, played by men too.
The women’s national team Las Leonas is one of the world’s most successful team
- 4 Olympic medals (Silver in 2000 & 2012, Bronze in 2004 & 2008)
- 2 World Cups (2002 & 2010)
- 1 World League (2014 – 2015)
- 6 Champions Trophy (2001, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2012, 2014 & 2016)
Argentina is the country who formed the best female player in the history
The female team of Argentina is listed in the 3rd position in the FIH World Ranking 2016, and always inside the Top 5 during last 17 years.
Luciana Aymar is recognized as the FIH Player of the Year Award eight times.
The men’s national team Los Leones
- Won the gold medal at the 2016 Olympics Games Rio 2016
- The bronze medal at the 2014 World Cup
- Won the 2008 Champions Trophy.
- 9 times Champion at the Pan American Games
The male team of Argentina is listed in the 1st position in the FIH World Ranking 2016, and always inside the Top 10 during last 12 years.