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List of the best Olympic athletes in the sport of field hockey. Olympians on this list have all competed at the Olympic games in field hockey. Olympians on this list have captured the hearts of the public in one way or another, and have led their peers in field hockey competitions. Only the greatest field hockey Olympic athletes are featured on the front page of this list, so vote for your favorites and let only the best field hockey Olympians rise to the top.

This is a list that includes athletes like Alyson Annan and Travis Brooks.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the greatest Olympic field hockey athletes of all time?" and "What is a list of famous Olympic field hockey athletes?"

field hockey athletes who have competed in the Olympics don't all have what it takes to be called the "best" in their Olympic sport, so vote carefully and make sure that only the true greats get a place on the front page of this list. (60 items)
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Janne Müller-Wieland is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Field Hockey
Feriko890 added Janne Müller-Wieland age 31 Janne Müller-Wieland is a German Hockey field player.

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Teun de Nooijer is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Field Hockey
age 42 Teun Floris de Nooijer is a field hockey player from the Netherlands, who twice became Olympic champion with the Dutch national squad, in 1996 and in 2000, and was on the team in 2012. He ...more

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Tom Boon is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Field Hockey
Feriko890 added Tom Boon age 28 Tom Boon is a Belgian field hockey player.

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Carlien Dirkse van den Heuvel is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Field Hockey
Feriko890 added age 30 Carlien Dirkse van den Heuvel is a Dutch field hockey player. At the 2012 Summer Olympics, she competed for the Netherlands women's national field hockey team in the women's event. Fox News ...more

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Fanny Rinne is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Field Hockey
age 37 Fanny Rinne is a field hockey midfielder from Germany.

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Tobias Hauke is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Field Hockey
Feriko890 added age 29 Tobias Constantin Hauke is a German field hockey player. He was a member of the Men's National Teams that won gold medals at the 2008 Summer Olympics and 2012 Summer Olympics. As of 2008 Hauke ...more

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Moritz Fürste is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Field Hockey
Feriko890 added age 32 Moritz Fürste is a German field hockey player. He was a member of the Men's National Team that won the gold medal at the 2008 Summer Olympics and 2012 Summer Olympics as well as at the 2006 ...more

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Nikki Hudson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Field Hockey
Feriko890 added age 41 Nicole "Nikki" Hudson was an Australian Women's Field Hockey player. She was the captain of the Hockeyroos, Australia's national female team until her retirement from international ...more

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Travis Brooks is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Field Hockey
age 37 Travis Neil Brooks OAM is a field hockey forward from Australia, who won the gold medal with the Men's National Team at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens. He made his international debut in ...more

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Kim Lammers is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Field Hockey
Feriko890 added age 36 Kim Lammers is a Dutch field hockey player who plays as an attacker for Dutch club Laren. She also plays for the Netherlands national team. She was part of the Dutch squad that became World ...more

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Naomi van As is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Field Hockey
Feriko890 added age 34 Naomi van As is a Dutch field hockey player who plays as a forward/midfield for a Dutch club MHC Laren. She made her debut for the Netherlands national team on June 20, 2003 in a game against ...more

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Ellen Hoog is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Field Hockey
Feriko890 added age 32 Ellen Hoog is a Dutch female field hockey player and also a member of the Netherlands women's national field hockey team. She is also a member of the Amsterdamsche Hockey & Bandy Club. In ...more

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Luciana Aymar is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Field Hockey
Feriko890 added age 40 Luciana Paula Aymar is a retired Argentine field hockey player. She is the only player in history to receive the FIH Player of the Year Award eight times, and she is considered as the best ...more

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Matias Paredes is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Field Hockey
Feriko890 added Matias Paredes age 36 Matías Enrique Paredes is an Argentine field hockey midfielder, who made his debut for the national squad in 2001, and competed for his native country in the 2004 Summer Olympics and 2012 ...more

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Paul Wettlaufer is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Field Hockey
Paul Wettlaufer age 40 Paul Wettlaufer is a field hockey player from Canada. Wettlaufer earned his first international cap for the Men's National Team in 1998 against Spain in Barcelona. Paul grew up in the District ...more

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Joaquin Menini is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Field Hockey
Feriko890 added Joaquin Menini age 26

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Martin Häner is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Field Hockey
Feriko890 added Martin Häner age 29 Martin Häner is a German Field Hockey player.

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Gabbar Singh is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Field Hockey
Gabbar Singh age 39 Sukhwinder Singh is a male field hockey player, who is a member of the Canada national field hockey team that won the gold medal at the 2007 Pan American Games. He plays in the Premier League in ...more

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Oskar Deecke is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Field Hockey
Feriko890 added Oskar Deecke age 31 Oskar Deecke is a German Field hockey player.

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Minke Booij is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Field Hockey
Feriko890 added age 41 Minke Gertine Booij is a Dutch field hockey player, who played more than 150 international matches for the Netherlands national team since her debut, on September 9, 1998 in a friendly match ...more

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Delfina Merino is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Field Hockey
Feriko890 added Delfina Merino age 28 Delfina Merino is an Argentine field hockey player.

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Kristina Reynolds is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Field Hockey
Feriko890 added Kristina Reynolds age 34 Kristina Reynolds is a German field hockey player who competed in the 2008 Summer Olympics.

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Lucas Vila is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Field Hockey
Feriko890 added Lucas Vila age 31 Lucas Martín Vila is an Argentine field hockey striker, who made his debut for the national squad in 2005, after having played the Junior World Cup in Rotterdam, Netherlands. Since the ...more

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Marian Schole is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Field Hockey
Marian Schole age 32 Marian Schole is a male field hockey player, who played for the Canada national field hockey team. He was a member of the Berliner Hockey Club.

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Scott Sandison is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Field Hockey
Scott Sandison age 39 Scott Sandison is a field hockey midfielder from Canada. He was a member of the Canadian team that finished tenth at the 2008 Summer Olympics.