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Australia’s Kookaburras claim Odisha Men’s Hockey World League Final Bhubaneswar 2017

  • Australia defend title by edging past Olympic champions Argentina
  • India claim bronze despite Germany reserve goalkeeper Mark Appel scoring 
  • Germany’s Mats Grambusch named Odisha New Opportunities Best Player 

Bhubaneswar, India: Australia’s Kookaburras have defended the Hockey World League title that they won in Raipur two years ago by claiming a 2-1 triumph over reigning Olympic champions Argentina, bringing the curtain down on ten pulsating days of world class hockey at the Kalinga Stadium. Continue reading Australia’s Kookaburras claim Odisha Men’s Hockey World League Final Bhubaneswar 2017

Mighty Kookaburras meet Argentina in final of Odisha Men’s Hockey World League

  • Hockey World League champions Australia defeat brave Germany in semi-finals
  • World champions Australia to face Olympic champions Argentina in title match
  • Belgium battle past Spain to claim fifth place at Bhubaneswar’s Kalinga Stadium

Bhubaneswar, India: The final of the Odisha Men’s Hockey World League Final Bhubaneswar 2017 will be a mouth-watering clash between the respective world and Olympic champions, with Australia set to meet Rio 2016 gold medallists Argentina in the championship match on Sunday. Continue reading Mighty Kookaburras meet Argentina in final of Odisha Men’s Hockey World League

Peillat strike puts Argentina into title match at Odisha Men’s Hockey World League Final Bhubaneswar 2017

  • India defeated as Argentina reach final thanks to penalty corner from Gonzalo Peillat
  • Pruijser scores only goal of the game as Netherlands defeat England in 7-8 match
  • Race for Hockey World League title continues at Bhubaneswar’s Kalinga Stadium

Bhubaneswar, India: India’s quest to win the Hockey World League title on home soil in Bhubaneswar came to an end on Friday (8th December 2017), with Olympic champions and world number 1 Argentina taking a 1-0 semi-final victory over the hosts to claim their place in competition on a rainy night at the Kalinga Stadium. Continue reading Peillat strike puts Argentina into title match at Odisha Men’s Hockey World League Final Bhubaneswar 2017

Argentina and Germany complete semi-final fixtures at Odisha Men’s Hockey World League Final Bhubaneswar 2017

  • Los Leones beat England while Germany edge Netherlands to complete semi-final line-up 
  • Olympic champions Argentina to face hosts India, while Germany take on Australia 
  • Race for Hockey World League title continues at Bhubaneswar’s Kalinga Stadium

Bhubaneswar, India: The final four of the Odisha Men’s Hockey World League Final 2017 will see Olympic champions Argentina facing host nation India while Germany and Australia will also go head-to-head following the completion of the event quarter-finals in Bhubaneswar. Continue reading Argentina and Germany complete semi-final fixtures at Odisha Men’s Hockey World League Final Bhubaneswar 2017

Quarter-final line-up revealed at Odisha Men’s Hockey World League Final Bhubaneswar 2017

  • Pool B winners Germany to play Netherlands in last eight, with Belgium facing hosts India
  • World champions Australia play Spain while Olympic champions Argentina meet England
  • Race for Hockey World League title continues at Bhubaneswar’s Kalinga Stadium

Bhubaneswar, India: Following another exciting day of competition at the Kalinga Stadium, the quarter-final line-up of the Odisha Men’s Hockey World League Final Bhubaneswar 2017 has now been revealed.  Continue reading Quarter-final line-up revealed at Odisha Men’s Hockey World League Final Bhubaneswar 2017

Netherlands Show Their Class With Dominant #HWL2017 Campaign

  • Netherlands dominate the World League Scoring 18 conceeding 0

  • Korea take Bronze as a young England side lacked the firepower to compete

It was the dream final as host nation New Zealand took on the world number one side, the Netherlands. Continue reading Netherlands Show Their Class With Dominant #HWL2017 Campaign

New Zealand reach final whilst Argentina secure fifth at Sentinel Homes Women’s Hockey World League Final 2017

  • New Zealand reach second consecutive Women’s Hockey World League Final
  • Hosts to play winner of Netherlands v Korea
  • Argentina score four past Germany in 5/6 match

Hosts New Zealand qualified for the final of the Sentinel Homes Women’s Hockey World League Final 2017 after defeating England 1-0 at Harbour Hockey Stadium in Auckland, New Zealand today. Continue reading New Zealand reach final whilst Argentina secure fifth at Sentinel Homes Women’s Hockey World League Final 2017

England and Netherlands win to confirm Semi-Final line-up at Sentinel Homes Women’s Hockey World League Final 2017

  • England to play hosts New Zealand and Netherlands face Korea in semi-finals
  • Argentina play Germany and USA take on China in classification matches
  • Netherlands Xan de Waard makes 100th cap

England defeated USA 2-1 whilst Netherlands won 4-0 against China to secure their place in the semi-finals of the Sentinel Homes Women’s Hockey World League Final 2017 being held at Harbour Hockey Stadium in Auckland, New Zealand. Continue reading England and Netherlands win to confirm Semi-Final line-up at Sentinel Homes Women’s Hockey World League Final 2017

Holcombe Halted At The Half-Way Hurdle

It was a frustrating weekend for Holcombe as both sides dropped points in the last of the first round of games in the National premier League.

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