Category Archives: FIH

Scotland men beat Spain as Euros prep continues

Scotland men defeated Spain 2-1 in Barcelona in the second of two-matches ahead of the Belfius EuroHockey Championships in Antwerp. Cammy Golden, just off the plane after helping Scotland U21 Men gain promotion in Czech Republic, scored both goals in an excellent team performance against the World’s ninth-ranked team.

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SECOND NARROW LOSS TO JAPAN FOR GB WOMEN AS UNSWORTH WINS 250TH CAP

Japan 1 (1)

Nomura (21’, PC)

Great Britain 0 (0)

Laura Unsworth played her 250th combined international match today as Great Britain’s women suffered a second loss to Japan in Hiroshima.

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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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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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Spain emerge victorious as the FIH Series Finals reach their conclusion

With a place at the FIH Olympic qualifiers already guaranteed for Canada and Spain, the final match of the entire FIH Series Finals competition could have fizzled out into a tame affair. But this was far from the case as both teams gave their all to finish their campaigns in winning style.

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Canada score super seven and Spain defeat South Africa in tight contest during a day of exciting semi-final action at the FIH Series Final

Canada turned on the style as they hit seven goals past a shell-shocked Italy to seal a place in the final of the FIH Series Finals, as well as an all-important ticket to the FIH Olympic qualifiers later this year.

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Nikki Alexander-Lloyd and Ali Howie retire from international hockey

Nikki Alexander-Lloyd and Ali Howie have both announced their retirement from international hockey. Both players made their debut for Scotland in the same match against South Africa in 2012 and Howie went on to win 93 caps and Alexander-Lloyd won 130 caps. They have been fantastic players for Scotland and great ambassadors for the sport.

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