The inaugural edition of hockey women’s world cup was organized by France in 1974. Netherlands defeated Argentina women in the final of 1974 world cup to become first champion of women’s hockey world cup. Since then 13 editions of Women’s world cup for hockey have been concluded and next event is being played in England in 2018.
Netherlands is the most successful team of Women’s Hockey World Cup tournament as they have won most titles  than any other nation. Australia, Argentina and Germany are also the winners of 2-2 hockey women’s world championship. Let’s have a look at the complete list of winners and runners up in hockey women’s world cup.
Women’s Hockey World Cup Winners, Runners-up
|1976||West Germany||West Germany||Argentina||2-0|
|1981||Argentina||West Germany||Netherlands||1-1 [3-1 Penalty Strokes]|
|2002||Australia||Argentina||Netherlands||1-1 [4-3 Penalty Strokes]|
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