Champions crowned in Belgium

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The Dragons for men and La Gantoise for women were crowned Belgian champions on Sunday in Wilrijk. Where the Leo snatched the last European ticket against the Orée. The Belgian hockey championship praised the effectiveness of the Dragons in the men – which came back from the devil Vauvert after an unconvincing start to the season […]

La Gantoise end 12 year wait for coveted champions title

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The Flandriennes won a third national title after those of 2006 and 2009. The Dragons deceived themselves in the first period before giving in under the pressure of the best team of the season. After the Flandrian demonstration of the first round, nobody gave the Antwerp women a lot of money in this final. But, nevertheless, […]

Royal Leopold return to Europe

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Royal Orée not up to the challenge as Leopold qualify for Europe After their success on the wire, during the first round of the match for 3rd place but especially for the last EHL ticket, the Ucclois no longer wanted to experience the same mishap against a team from the Orée who clearly had nothing […]

Hoofdklasse Playoff finals details announced

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The finalists of the play-offs in the Hoofdklasse and Tulp big league men have been announced. The ladies compete for the fifth time in a row Den Bosch and Amsterdam for the national title, with the team from Amsterdam defending their title. For the men, the final battle is a repeat of 2019. When Bloemendaal and Kampong […]

International Hockey Returns To New Zealand

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The long Awaited Trans Tasman series between New Zealand and Australia is back After a 14-month hiatus from international hockey, New Zealand and Australia will square off in the Sentinel Homes Trans-Tasman series, which begins in three weeks in Palmerston North. The men’s and women’s four-match series will be the final qualification event before the […]

Hockey World News Edition 21

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Hockey World News Edition 21 Is now available for early release to all Patreon members. Editors Foreword With international hockey being scheduled, postponed, rescheduled and then postponed again, is it time for the FIH to bring an end to the 2019-2020 (yes 2019-20) pro-league season.  For most nations involved, the Pro-League is a distraction ahead […]

l’Orée need to fight back to slay the Dragons

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The people of Brussels bowed down at the very end of the game against the Dragons. But everything remains possible for l’Orée during the semi-final return to Brasschaat. However, to dream of the title, it will be necessary to show more character and aggressiveness. The image that will undoubtedly remain of this first confrontation between the Brussels […]

Stockbroekx hospitalised in playoff semi-final

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In the playoff semi-final between l’Orée and Dragons, Manu Stockbroekx and Max Lootens collided with incredible violence at the start of the first period. The defender of the Orée remained on the ground, his mouth bleeding, completely still. Supported and helped by John-John Dohmen, his roommate with the Red Lions, the Antwerp resident was finally evacuated on […]

Ireland and Great Britain go head to head in 4 match series

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Ireland Women travel to Bisham Abbey to take on Great Britain in Uncapped Series. The Irish Women’s squad will travel to Bisham Abbey, London, tomorrow as part of their preparation for Tokyo Olympic Games this summer. A twenty strong squad will travel on the 22nd of April, with four matches against Great Britain scheduled to […]