Category Archives: HWC2018

Belgium’s Red Lions win Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup Bhubaneswar 2018

  • Red Lions claim dramatic shoot-out victory over Netherlands to claim first World Cup title
  • Triumph puts Belgium at the top of the FIH Hero World Rankings

Bhubaneswar, India: Belgium have claimed their first ever World Cup title thanks to a dramatic shoot-out victory over the Netherlands in the final of the Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup Bhubaneswar 2018. Continue reading Belgium’s Red Lions win Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup Bhubaneswar 2018

Belgium and Netherlands to fight for title at Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup Bhubaneswar 2018

  • Red Lions produce stunning performance to defeat England to reach first World Cup final
  • Shoot-out drama as Netherlands end Australia’s hopes of third successive title
  • Competition ends on 16 December with bronze (1630 IST) & gold (1900 IST) medal matches

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HEARTBREAK FOR KOOKABURRAS IN WORLD CUP SEMI-FINAL SHOOTOUT

Saturday 15 December 2018 | The Kookaburras have suffered World Cup heartbreak losing Saturday night’s semi-final to the Netherlands in a shootout after earlier equalising with less than 30 seconds to play. Continue reading HEARTBREAK FOR KOOKABURRAS IN WORLD CUP SEMI-FINAL SHOOTOUT

Netherlands break Indian hearts at Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup Bhubaneswar 2018

  • Van der Weerden strike give Netherlands a 2-1 quarter-final triumph over host nation
  • Dutch will meet reigning world champions Australia in the semi-finals
  • Belgium defeat Germany to reach first ever World Cup semi-final where they play England

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England end Argentina’s title ambitions at Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup Bhubaneswar 2018

  • Martin strike puts England into semi-finals at expense of Olympic champions Argentina

Bhubaneswar, India: England became the first team to reach the final four of the Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup Bhubaneswar 2018 thanks to victory in their respective quarter-final matches on Wednesday 12th December. Continue reading England end Argentina’s title ambitions at Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup Bhubaneswar 2018

India has a similar style of play as Australia, says Turner

Former Australia striker Glenn Turner is the latest to join the Indian hockey ranks. The recently-retired Australian, who is a twice World Cup winner and also played for Kalinga Lancers in the Hockey India League Continue reading India has a similar style of play as Australia, says Turner