Category Archives: HPL2019

FIH Pro League: Brilliant Belgium stun Australian teams in Melbourne

Match Day 7 of the FIH Pro League was a memorable one for the national teams of Belgium, who both recorded excellent victories against host nation Australia at the State Hockey and Netball Centre in Melbourne. Continue reading FIH Pro League: Brilliant Belgium stun Australian teams in Melbourne

FIH Pro League: Rebecchi inspires fight-back as Argentina defeat USA in shoot-out in Cordoba

Following the day’s earlier excitement in the Australian city of Melbourne, where the Hockeyroos inflicted a rare defeat on reigning women’s world champions the Netherlands, the sixth day of FIH Pro League action continued as Argentina hosted Pan-American rivals USA in Cordoba. It proved to be yet another fascinating encounter, with USA pushing Carlos Retegui’s team every step of the way before suffering defeat in the shoot-out. Continue reading FIH Pro League: Rebecchi inspires fight-back as Argentina defeat USA in shoot-out in Cordoba

HOCKEYROOS END NEAR DECADE-LONG DUTCH DOMINANCE WITH BIG WIN

Saturday 2 February 2019 | The Hockeyroos have ended almost a decade of Dutch dominance with a ground-breaking 1-0 win over world champions Netherlands in their FIH Pro League opener in front of a sold-out crowd in Melbourne. Continue reading HOCKEYROOS END NEAR DECADE-LONG DUTCH DOMINANCE WITH BIG WIN

BUMPER CROWD TO ROAR HOCKEYROOS & KOOKABURRAS TO DUTCH REVENGE

Friday 1 February 2019 | Revenge is on the minds for both the Hockeyroos and the Kookaburras when they play the Netherlands in their first-ever FIH Pro League matches in Melbourne on Saturday. Continue reading BUMPER CROWD TO ROAR HOCKEYROOS & KOOKABURRAS TO DUTCH REVENGE

FIH Pro League: Belgium’s women steal the headlines against Black Sticks in Auckland

Belgium’s Red Panthers upset the FIH World Rankings with a fine victory over hosts New Zealand on Match Day 5 of the FIH Pro League, with Auckland’s North Harbour Hockey Stadium staging the action. Continue reading FIH Pro League: Belgium’s women steal the headlines against Black Sticks in Auckland

Double delight for Dutch against hosts New Zealand in FIH Pro League

The Netherlands men and women both made winning starts to their respective FIH Pro League campaigns on Sunday (27 January), earning victories over hosts New Zealand at the North Harbour Hockey Stadium in Auckland. Continue reading Double delight for Dutch against hosts New Zealand in FIH Pro League

Las Leonas and Red Lions claim FIH Pro League victories in Argentina

A sell-out crowd packed into the Estadio Municipal de Hockey in Cordoba as Argentina’s men and women hosted the international teams of Belgium on Match Day 3 of the inaugural edition of the FIH Pro League. Continue reading Las Leonas and Red Lions claim FIH Pro League victories in Argentina

Great Britain men produce stunning fightback to defeat Spain in FIH Pro League

Match Day 2 of the FIH Pro League saw Great Britain’s men overturn a 4-1 deficit to claimed a stunning 6-5 victory over hosts Spain in front of an enthralled crowd at the Estadio Betero in Valencia.  Continue reading Great Britain men produce stunning fightback to defeat Spain in FIH Pro League

Drama in Spain as FIH Pro League era begins

The Estadio Betero in Valencia was the stage as an exciting new era of international hockey began on Saturday (19 January), as the men of Spain faced newly-crowned world champions Belgium in the opening match of the FIH Pro League. Continue reading Drama in Spain as FIH Pro League era begins