Category Archives: HPL2019

KOOKABURRAS FLYING HIGH AFTER FOURTH STRAIGHT WIN

Saturday 16 March 2019 | The Kookaburras have hung on to claim their fourth consecutive FIH Pro League victory, edging past 2016 Rio Olympics gold medallists Argentina 3-2 in front of a healthy Sydney crowd on Saturday afternoon. Continue reading KOOKABURRAS FLYING HIGH AFTER FOURTH STRAIGHT WIN

Spain men continue remarkable shoot-out record to claim bonus point against Germany in Valencia

Spain men proved once again that they are the current masters of the FIH Pro League shoot-out, taking a bonus point for the fourth time in six matches after a scintillating meeting with Germany finished with the scores locked together at 4-4 at the Estadio Betero in Valencia on Friday (15 March). Continue reading Spain men continue remarkable shoot-out record to claim bonus point against Germany in Valencia

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

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