Historically, the so-called superpowers of the Olympics don’t routinely do properly in subject hockey; the exception is Germany. They’re talked about by Bwin because the second most profitable observe and subject nation ever, and so they’re the second most profitable males’s subject hockey nation too. India and Pakistan, not huge names in observe and subject, are prime three in males’s subject hockey, with the Netherlands additionally making an impression. The Netherlands has 4 golds in girls’s hockey too, which has solely been held since 1980.
Within the males’s recreation, many gamers have change into legends and position fashions to others. As we speak’s gamers are maybe extra athletic than their predecessors in a recreation dominated by sports activities science and excessive efficiency, however does it put the gamers on the prime of the all-time checklist? Or, are there others you think about the very best, pioneers of the sport nonetheless revered at present? Both method, there’s a robust case to think about these three because the finest Olympic males’s subject hockey gamers of all time.