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Argentina do the double over hosts New Zealand in Auckland

It was a memorable day for the national men’s and women’s teams of Argentina as both sides earned victories over the Black Sticks in front of a packed North Harbour Hockey Stadium in Auckland on Sunday (10 March). Continue reading Argentina do the double over hosts New Zealand in Auckland

Black Sticks women beat USA but men fall short against comeback kings Spain in Auckland

New Zealand’s women claimed their third FIH Pro League win with a deserved victory over USA, while the Black Sticks men sacrificed a two goal lead to draw with Spain before losing a shoot-out on dramatic day of action at Auckland’s North Harbour Hockey Stadium. Continue reading Black Sticks women beat USA but men fall short against comeback kings Spain in Auckland

China claim first win with victory over Germany in Changzhou

Goals from captain Cui Qiuxia and Zhang Xiaoxue gave China their first FIH Pro League win on Wednesday (6 March), helping the Asian giants to a 2-1 triumph over Germany at the Wujin Hockey Stadium in Changzhou. Continue reading China claim first win with victory over Germany in Changzhou

Graham Shaw Departs Hockey Ireland To Take Up Role With Hockey New Zealand

Hockey Ireland has today accepted the resignation of senior women’s head coach Graham Shaw as he takes up the position of head coach of New Zealand’s senior international women. Continue reading Graham Shaw Departs Hockey Ireland To Take Up Role With Hockey New Zealand

Fireworks in Rotterdam as Germany men defeat the Netherlands

Florian Fuchs proved to be the hero as Germany’s men claimed a 1-0 FIH Pro League victory over home favourites the Netherlands on Tuesday (5 March), although Die Honamas goalkeeper Tobias Walter was the real star of the show thanks to a wonderful individual performance in front of a capacity crown in Rotterdam. Continue reading Fireworks in Rotterdam as Germany men defeat the Netherlands

Kookaburras and Hockeyroos continue fine form with wins against Spain and USA in Sydney

Australia’s men and women both recorded important wins to maintain their high placings in the FIH Pro League standings, overcoming the respective challenges of Spain and USA at the Sydney Olympic Park Hockey Centre. Continue reading Kookaburras and Hockeyroos continue fine form with wins against Spain and USA in Sydney

Los Leones beat Netherlands men whilst Oranje women overcome Las Leonas in Buenos Aires

A capacity crowd of 3500 flocked to the Cenard National High Performance Center in Buenos Aires to witness four of the best teams in world hockey take to the field, with Argentina’s men and women playing host to the dazzling Dutch sides on Match Day 16 of the inaugural FIH Pro League. Continue reading Los Leones beat Netherlands men whilst Oranje women overcome Las Leonas in Buenos Aires

Great Britain women claim bonus point thanks to shoot-out victory over China in Changzhou

Great Britain’s women claimed their first points of the FIH Pro League thanks to a shoot-out victory over host nation China in Changzhou. Continue reading Great Britain women claim bonus point thanks to shoot-out victory over China in Changzhou

Argentina women edge past Germany; men’s match cancelled due to inclement weather

Argentina welcomed the national teams of Germany to the Cenard National high Performance Center in Buenos Aires on Friday 22 February, a day that was heavily affected by the weather conditions. Continue reading Argentina women edge past Germany; men’s match cancelled due to inclement weather