AHF is happy to share some more good news. Men's Junior Asia Cup Dhaka 2021 Dates Confirmed!


Men's Junior Asia Cup and Junior World Cup Qualifier Dhaka is scheduled to be held’ from January 21 to 30, 2021 at the Maulana Bhashani National Hockey Stadium in Dhaka, Bangladesh. 

AHF is happy to share some more good news. Men's Junior Asia Cup Dhaka 2021 Dates Confirmed!


The new dates approved by the FIH come after the event was postponed’ due to the global epidemic situation. The tournament will be a tough competition between the top performing teams across Asia, as the top three teams in the next Men's Hockey Junior World Cup will automatically join host India.



For the first time, the Premier Junior Continental Tournament will feature ten teams, including hosts Bangladesh, China, Chinese Taipei, India, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Oman, Uzbekistan and Pakistan.

Dato Tayyab Ikram confirmed that the age limit has been extended, meaning that players born on or after January 1, 1999 will be eligible to participate. It also means that players who are now eligible to play in 2020 will have the opportunity to play on the dates proposed in 2021.

Bangladesh Hockey Federation President, Air Chief Marshal Masihuzzaman Srinivasan commented: "Hockey is disciplined and means moving forward. Hopefully, by January 2021, we will be the 'Men's Junior Asia Cup and Junior World Cup qualifiers'. Will return to the field with

The President of the Asian Hockey Federation, Dato Fumio Ogura, commented on the issue: I am proud to announce that new event dates have been confirmed” and I look forward to a great event and thrilling match action.

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