Category Archives: HPL2019

KOOKABURRAS WITHSTAND LATE CHARGE TO WIN PRO LEAGUE TITLE

The Kookaburras are the inaugural FIH Pro League champions and new world number one ranked team after a 3-2 victory against Belgium in Amstelveen.

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The Netherlands crowned women’s FIH Pro League champions

The Netherlands have been crowned winners of the inaugural FIH Pro League thanks to a shoot-out victory over Australia, triumphing in a thrilling final played in glorious sunshine at the Wagener Stadium in Amsterdam on Saturday 29 June 2019.

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KOOKABURRAS CRUSH GB TO ADVANCE INTO PRO LEAGUE FINAL

The Kookaburras put on a ruthless display against Great Britain in the FIH Pro League semi-final, putting six goals in the net and advancing into the Grand Final.

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Netherlands to face Australia in women’s FIH Pro League final

The final of the women’s FIH Pro League competition will be contested between home favourites the Netherlands and Australia following two fiercely contested semi-final matches, with both teams overcoming monumental challenges posed by Germany and Argentina – who will play for bronze – at the Wagener Stadium in Amstelveen. The final and bronze medal matches take place on Saturday 29 June.  

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HOCKEYROOS HOLD NERVE IN SHOOTOUT TO REACH GRAND FINAL

The Hockeyroos have reached the inaugural FIH Pro League final after a nail biting shootout against Argentina following a 1-1 draw in Amstelveen.

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Great Britain men complete line-up for FIH Pro League Grand Final

The line-up and fixtures for the FIH Pro League Grand Final, which takes place between 27-30 June at Amsterdam’s world famous Wagener Stadium, has been finalised after a dramatic and historic final day of regular season action on Sunday (23rd June).

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Germany women finish regular season with away victory over USA

Germany’s women will go into next week’s FIH Pro League Grand Final event in Amsterdam on the back of a hard-earned 3-2 away victory against a spirited USA team on Saturday evening, with goals from Hannah Granitzki, Franzisca Hauke and Rebecca Grote giving Xavier Reckinger’s team all three points in front of a sell-out crowd at the Spooky Nook Sports Complex in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.

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The Final Four Decided But Is It Fair?

So today saw the end of the #FIHProLeague regular season.

The final four heading to the #GrandFinals have been confirmed, Kookaburras, Netherlands, Belgium and Great Britain but not all seems right and fair.

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Bonus Point seals the Grand Final for Netherlands

As the Men’s FIH Pro League rolled in to town one last time (before moving to the Stoop), this one had a lot of interest and intrigue building around it.  Not because, coming in to the game, Great Britain need nothing less than a win to stay in contention of reaching the Grand Finals in two weeks time, nor was it due to welcoming one of the most attacking teams in the world, the Netherlands, to the Lee Valley Hockey & Tennis Centre.  

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Russia clinch fifth spot in FIH Series Final

Bhubaneswar, India: In the Pool phase, Russia had beaten Poland 3-2. Ironically, it’s with the exact same score that Russia beat Poland again to grab fifth place in the FIH Men’s Series Finals Bhubaneswar Odisha 2019.

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