Category Archives: HWC2018

Belgium and Netherlands complete quarter-final line-up on Day 14 of Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup Bhubaneswar 2018

  • Belgium to face Germany in quarter-finals after Red Lions defeat Pakistan’s Green Shirts
  • Netherlands overpower Canada to set up quarter-final clash against home favourites India
  • Quarter-finals begin on 12 December with Argentina vs England and Australia vs France

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KOOKABURRAS TO PLAY FRANCE IN QUARTERS AS MITTON BRINGS UP MILESTONE

Tuesday 11 December 2018 | Kookaburras forward Trent Mitton says playing his 150th cap for his country in a World Cup quarter-final is “pretty special” having missed selection in both 2010 and 2014. Continue reading KOOKABURRAS TO PLAY FRANCE IN QUARTERS AS MITTON BRINGS UP MILESTONE

England and France book quarter-final tickets on Day 13 of Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup Bhubaneswar 2018

  • England beat New Zealand to set up quarter-final date with Olympic champions Argentina
  • China fall to France, who now face world champions Australia in the next phase
  • Cross-overs continue on 11th December with Belgium v Pakistan & Netherlands v Canada

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England and China finish second and third of Pool B on Day 10 of Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup Bhubaneswar 2018

  • England and China are qualified for the cross-over matches
  • Ireland are eliminated
  • Pool B winners and reigning world champions Australia make light work of China

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KOOKABURRAS SMASH CHINA BUT NARROWLY MISS WORLD CUP RECORD

Friday 7 December 2018 | World Cup reigning champions Australia have completed a perfect pool stage with a ruthless 11-0 thrashing of China PR in their final World Cup group game in Bhubaneswar on Friday night. Continue reading KOOKABURRAS SMASH CHINA BUT NARROWLY MISS WORLD CUP RECORD

Hockey World Cup: Pakistan hit by ban and injury – The Hindu

Ammad Butt gets one-match ban

Pakistan might have been hoping to continue further in the World Cup but things have taken a turn for the worse for the side. Continue reading Hockey World Cup: Pakistan hit by ban and injury – The Hindu

France create shockwaves on Day 9 of Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup Bhubaneswar 2018

  • 20th ranked France claim stunning victory over Olympic champions Argentina
  • Argentina finish top of Pool A, with France and New Zealand also progressing
  • Spain’s Red Sticks eliminated on day of drama in Bhubaneswar

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Netherlands stunned by Germany on Day 8 of Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup Bhubaneswar 2018

  • Germany fight back from a goal down to defeat the Netherlands 4-1
  • Windfeder, Miltkau and Rühr all score in final quarter as Germany move top of Pool D
  • Odisha Player of the Match Faizal Saari rescues point for Malaysia against Pakistan

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Kookaburras win Pool B at Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup Bhubaneswar 2018

  • Late goals give Australia 3-0 victory over England on Day Seven in Bhubaneswar
  • Kookaburras confirmed as Pool B winners with one round of matches to play
  • 17th ranked China remain unbeaten after two games and sit second

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New Zealand downed by Olympic champions Argentina at Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup 2018

  • Los Leones on the verge of quarter-finals after victory against New Zealand
  • Cortes brilliance salvages point for Spain’s Red Sticks against France
  • Argentina sit three points clear at the top of Pool A with plenty to play for

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