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Tournament History – Africa Cup for Nations (Men)

No. Year Host Ranking
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
1 1974 Cairo, Egypt Ghana Kenya Uganda Nigeria Egypt
2 1983 Cairo, Egypt Egypt Kenya Ghana Nigeria Zimbabwe Tanzania
3 1989 Blantyre, Malawi Egypt Kenya Malawi Zimbabwe Zambia
4 1993 Nairobi, Kenya S. Africa Egypt Kenya Zimbabwe Seychelles
5 1996 Pretoria, S. Africa S. Africa Kenya Egypt Zimbabwe Namibia Botswana
6 2000 Bulawayo, Zimbabwe S. Africa Egypt Zimbabwe Ghana Nigeria
7 2005 Pretoria, S. Africa S. Africa Egypt Ghana Nigeria Namibia
8 2009 Accra, Ghana S. Africa Egypt Ghana Nigeria
9 2013 Nairobi, Kenya S. Africa Egypt Kenya Ghana
10 2017 Ismailia, Egypt S. Africa Egypt Ghana Kenya Nigeria
11 2021 Accra, Ghana S. Africa Egypt Nigeria Kenya Ghana Uganda Namibia

Tournament History – Africa Cup for Nations (Women)

No. Year Host Ranking
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
1 1990 Harare, Zimbabwe Zimbabwe Namibia Kenya Zambia Malawi
2 1994 Pretoria, S. Africa S. Africa Zimbabwe Namibia Botswana
3 1998 Harare, Zimbabwe S. Africa Kenya Zimbabwe Egypt
4 2005 Pretoria, S. Africa S, Africa Ghana Namibia Nigeria
5 2009 Accra, Ghana S, Africa Ghana Nigeria Egypt
6 2013 Nairobi, Kenya S. Africa Ghana Kenya Zambia
7 2017 Ismailia, Egypt S. Africa Ghana Nigeria Kenya Egypt
8 2021 Accra, Ghana S. Africa Ghana Kenya Zimbabwe Nigeria Namibia Zambia

Africa Cup of Nation Stories

South Africa to host inaugural Men’s Nations Cup

South Africa to host inaugural Men’s Nations Cup

22 June 2022 Lausanne, Switzerland: The International Hockey Federation (FIH) has appointed South Africa as the host country for the inaugural FIH Hockey Men’s Nations Cup. The event will take place at the North-West University of Potchefstroom – which successfully hosted the FIH Hockey Women’s Junior World Cup in April this year – from 28

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ACN 2022 | Pictures

ACN 2022 – Match Schedule | Day 7

ACN 2022 - MATCH SCHEDULESMATCH SCHEDULE - JANUARY 23, 2022 Zambia(W) 2 Uganda(W) 1 Namibia(W) 0 Nigeria(W) 1 Kenya(W) (3) Zimbabew(W) (1)   PENALTIES Nigeria(M) 4 Kenya(M) 2 S. Africa(W) 3 Ghana(W) 1 S. Africa(M) (3) Egypt(M) (1)   PENALTIES ACN 2022 | Match Day 7 - Pictures

ACN 2022 – Match Schedule | Day 6

ACN 2022 - MATCH SCHEDULESMATCH SCHEDULE - JANUARY 22, 2022 Ghana(M) 6 Uganda(M) 1 S. Africa(M) 7 Nigeria(M) 0 Egypt(M) 5 Kenya(M) 1 ACN 2022 - Day 6 - Pictures

ACN 2022 – South Africa prepare for Semi-Final with ruthless win

The South African women’s hockey team had already qualified for the semi-finals having scored 9 unanswered goals in the tournament, but they were looking to step up their cutting edge in front of goal in todays final Pool A match against Uganda. They were also looking to celebrate Tarryn Lombard’s 50th game in style. They produced

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ACN 2022 – Match Schedule | Day 5

ACN 2022 - MATCH SCHEDULESMATCH SCHEDULE - JANUARY 21, 2022 Namibia(M) 2 Uganda(M) 3 Namibia(W) 3 Zambia(W) 2   (PENALTIES) Nigeria(W) 4 Uganda(W) 0 S. Africa(W) 4 Kenya(W) 0 Ghana(W) 2 Zimbabwe(W) 1 Day 5 - Pictures

ACN 2022 – Pool Standings after Day 3 (M/W)

     

ACN 2022 | South Africa seal top spot of Pool A in Kenya victory

With both South Africa and Kenya having already qualified from Pool A for the Semi-Finals following respective victories against Namibia. The two sides have played some classic matches over the years, none more than the 2-1 victory for South Africa at the 2015 Greenfields African Championships. Both teams were keen to secure top spot and

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ACN 2022 – Match Schedules – Day 4

ACN 2022 - MATCH SCHEDULESMATCH SCHEDULE - JANUARY 20, 2022 Nigeria(W) 1 Kenya(W) 2 Zimbabwe(W) 1 Namibia(W) 1 Egypt(M) 3 Uganda(M) 1 Ghana(W) 4 Zambia(W) 0 S. Africa(W) 10 Uganda(W) 0 Nigeria(M) 1 Ghana(M) 1 Match Day 4 - Pictures

ACN 2022 | South Africa first side to seal semi-final berth with victory over Namibia

South Africa took on their Southern African counterparts Namibia on day 2 of the 2022 African Cup of Nations in Accra, Ghana. With both sides having won their opening games, a victory for the South Africans would secure a semi-final spot thanks to Zimbabwe’s victory over Uganda. South Africa started the game with good determination

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ACN 2022 – Match Schedule – Day 3

ACN 2022 - MATCH SCHEDULESMATCH SCHEDULE - JANUARY 19, 2022 Kenya(W) 3 Zambia(W) 0   Watch live Kenya(M) 2 S. Africa(M) 1 ACN 2022 - Day 3 Pictures

ACN 2022 – Match Schedules – Day 2

ACN 2022 - MATCH SCHEDULESDAY 2 - MATCH SCHEDULE - JANUARY 18, 2022 Zimbabwe(W) 5 Uganda(W) 0 Nigeria(W) 2 Zambia(W) 1 Nigeria(M) 10 Uganda(M) 3 Namibia(W) 0 S. Africa(W) 6 Namibia(M) 1 Kenya(M) 1 Ghana(M) 0 Egypt(M) 1 ACN 2022 - Day 2

ACN 2022 – Match Schedules – DAY 1

ACN 2022 - MATCH SCHEDULES - DAY 1MATCH SCHEDULE - JANUARY 17, 2022 Namibia(W) 3 Uganda(W) 0   Watch live S. Africa(W) 3 Zimbabwe(W) 0   Watch live Ghana(W) 2 Nigeria(W) 2   Watch live Ghana(M) 1 Uganda(M) 1   Watch live Egypt(M) 4 Nigeria(M) 2   Watch live S. Africa(M) 13 Namibia(M) 0  

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ACN 2022 – Match Schedules

ACN 2022 - MATCH SCHEDULESMATCH SCHEDULE - JANUARY 17, 2022 Namibia(W) 3 Uganda(W) 0   Watch live S. Africa(W) 3 Zimbabwe(W) 0   Watch live Ghana(W) 2 Nigeria(W) 2   Watch live Ghana(M) 1 Uganda(M) 1   Watch live Egypt(M) 4 Nigeria(M) 2   Watch live S. Africa(M) 13 Namibia(M) 0   Watch live MATCH

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Technical Panel | ACN 2022 (M/W) 17-23 Jan. 2022

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ACN 2022 (M/W) Participating Teams Announcement

South Africa reign in Egypt

The male and female team of South Africa beat host Egypt and Ghana in their respective finals to win the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations held in Ismalia, Egypt earlier today. With the South Africa women already booking a place in next year’s Hockey Women’s World Cup in London after an impressive performance from the Hockey

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ACN 2017: The match before the final

All over Africa, expectations and predictions have gone wild as we await the final matches of the Africa Cup of Nations 2017 today, 29th October, 2017. The men’s team of Egypt shall lock horns with the defending champions and Africa’s highest ranked team, South Africa. In the women’s category, South Africa will face Ghana who

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Pharaohs bow to Kenya

The final round of matches at the on going Africa Cup of Nations took place today 28th October, 2017  as defending champions South Africa defeated Ghana in the final before the final while Kenya beat Host Egypt to set up a bronze medal match with Nigeria. Ghana’s female Black Sticks faced South Africa in the

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Hopes of Black Sticks painted black

A repeat of the 2015 final was confirmed in the last round of group matches for the men. South Africa thrashed Kenya in the first match while Egypt humbled Ghana to secure a place in the final. The final showdown will be a record 8th time the top two ranked teams will meet. Defending Champions,

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Africa Hockey Federation Congress Dinner 2017

The evening before the 21st Ordinary Congress of the African Hockey Federation was the presentation of some special awards and dinner.Some of the dignitaries present were the executive board of the Africa Hockey Federation, Presidents of National Associations, Dignitaries from International Hockey Federation and some Invited guests within the Field Hockey Fraternity. The awards presented

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ACN 2017 – Standings as at Match Day 4

ACN 2017 – Host Nation holds Defending Champions and Nigeria beaten again

Match 7 in the men’s category of the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations in Ismaila, Egypt was one of the toughest games in the competition so far. The Egyptians locked horns with the defending champions, South Africa in a fierce encounter at 15:00 on 26th October, 2017. The match which featured the first and second

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South Africa and Ghana continue winning streak

Africa’s top two ranked teams put up impressive performances to beat their respective opponents on match day four(4). The race to lift this year’s Africa Nation Cup continued as South Africa and Ghana beat Host Egypt and Nigeria respectively. Defending Champions South Africa beat Host Egypt by 11-0 in the first match of the day

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Africa Cup of Nations 2017 – Day 4 Scores

Kenya edge out Nigeria, Ghana beats host Egypt

Ghana’s female Black Sticks continued to impress in this year’s tournament with a massive win over host nation Egypt while Kenya edged out Nigeria in the 2nd game of the day. It was a day to forget for host Egypt as they succumbed to a 6-0 heavy loss at the hands of Ghana at the

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Kenya deepen woes of Nigeria, Ghana beaten narrowly by South Africa

Match day 3 matches of the men category in the Africa Cup of Nations kicked off at 1pm with Kenya and Nigeria battling for supremacy at the Suez Canal Authority Hockey Stadium. The Nigeria men who had lost 2 matches in a row to the two top ranked teams on the continent namely South Africa

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Africa Cup of Nations 2017 – Day 3 Match Schedules

Ghana’s female Black Sticks beat Kenya as South Africa score 5 again

South Africa female team scored five goals again in their 2nd game to hold firm top spot at the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt. Defending Champions as well as Six-time winners South Africa continued their impeccable form in this year’s Cup of Nations by beating counterparts Nigeria 5-0. Chamberlain Dirkie scored her 3rd

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Ghana and Egypt dominate in Match Day one of Africa Cup of Nations

The Africa Cup of nations commenced gracefully today in Ismalia. The men’s category which had three matches fixed earlier, saw just two(2) after Zambia officially wrote to withdraw from the event. The first match of the day was between the Black sticks of Ghana and their counterparts from Kenya. The pre-match predictions by fans across

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Africa Cup of Nations 2017 – Match Schedules

These schedule is updated as each match is completed. Keep checking.  

AFRICA CUP OF NATIONS 2017 (Men – Women) – Match Schedule

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