Spain Break German Hearts To Reach Semi’s

London: The surprises just keep coming. This time it was Spain who claimed a higher ranked scalp at the Vitality Hockey Women’s World Cup, London 2018 as they beat Germany 1-0.

“If you don’t score, you don’t win,” was the simple summing-up statement of a clearly hugely disappointed Head Coach Xavier Reckinger.

Continue reading Spain Break German Hearts To Reach Semi’s

Advertisements

India Find Scoring Ways To End The Italian Dream

The difference between India (WR:10) and Italy (WR:17) was the first touch control and the ability to finish an attacking move successfully. When it came to bravery in defence you could not fault the Italian’s approach but when you saw the speed, agility and confidence of the Eves as this game progressed, the outcome became more and more obvious. Continue reading India Find Scoring Ways To End The Italian Dream

Fiesta time at the Vitality Hockey Women’s World Cup as Spain and Argentina win cross-over matches

  • Spain defeat Belgium in shoot-out after tense goalless draw
  • Argentina hit form as they defeat New Zealand
  • Spain to play Germany and Argentina to face Australia in quarter-finals

There was a distinctly fiesta feel to Lee Valley Hockey and Tennis Centre as first Spain and then Argentina won through to the quarter-finals of the Vitality Hockey Women’s World Cup, London 2018. Continue reading Fiesta time at the Vitality Hockey Women’s World Cup as Spain and Argentina win cross-over matches

Ireland celebrate as they become first team to qualify for Vitality Hockey Women’s World Cup quarter finals

London, England: Ireland made history as they won their second game at the Vitality Hockey Women’s World Cup by a solitary goal over India. Prior to this tournament, Ireland had never won two games at a World Cup competition. Continue reading Ireland celebrate as they become first team to qualify for Vitality Hockey Women’s World Cup quarter finals

Belgium Battle But New Zealand Come Out On Top

In the final match of the day, Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games champions New Zealand (WR:4) faced Belgium, who won silver medal at the Rabobank EuroHockey Championships 2017. Despite a disparity in rankings, this was yet another close contest. Continue reading Belgium Battle But New Zealand Come Out On Top

The central place for Worldwide Field Hockey News at your finger tips. #HWNews

Advertisements
%d bloggers like this: