Bhubaneswar, India: With a win over Poland today, Japan will play India in an all-Asian semi-final. The other semi-final will see South Africa, who qualified after defeating Russia today, take on USA. Both European teams will play the match for the 5th place. All games are scheduled on 14 June.Continue reading Japan and South Africa join India and USA in semi-finals
Through to Saturday’s semi-final, an 11-0 win saw the Irish Women dominate play for the entire game with Singapore rarely managing to bring play down into the Irish half of the pitch. The majority of the game comprised of free moving, attacking hockey from the host nation, keeping Singapore under pressure throughout.Continue reading Irish Women dominate play in Havelock to secure Semi-final spot on Saturday.
Ukraine 0-4 Scotland (S. Jamieson, F. Semple, C. Watson, N. Alexander-Lloyd)Continue reading Scotland beat Ukraine to take second spot in their Pool in Banbridge
Ireland 8 (N Daly (2), A O’Flanagan (4), S Hawkshaw, Z Wilson) Czech Republic (1 J Reichlova)Continue reading Two wins from Two for Irish Women Hockey with 8-1 win over Czech Republic.
Australia conceded the bonus point to Great Britain in a 4-3 shootout after regulation time ended in a 2-2 draw in London on Sunday night. Australia came from behind twice through goals to Jake Harvie and Tim Brand, though a yellow card to Tom Craig late in the final quarter made for a nervous finish to regulation time.Continue reading KOOKABURRAS HELD TO A 2-2 DRAW IN LONDON
Scotland 1-3 Korea (K. Holmes / H. Cho, J. Kang, S. Seo)
Despite a great start to the match Scotland women were beaten 3-1 by Korea in their second contest of the FIH Series Finals in Banbridge.Continue reading Scotland beaten by Korea in match two of FIH Series Finals
Ireland 2 (B Barr, K Mullan) Malaysia 1 (S Husain)
Bethany Barr put Ireland on the scoreboard early on with a goal in the forth minute, deflected from the penalty corner, on her major tournament debut.Continue reading Irish Women get their FIH Series Final off to Strong Start with 2 – 1 win over Malaysia.
Ireland 1 (S O’Donoghue) France 1 (H Genestet)
A goal from Shane O’Donoghue in the 42nd minute saw Ireland take the lead in third quarter against France at Lisnagarvey Hockey Club, in the first of this two-match series. However, Frenchman Hugo Genestet equalised with the last play of the game following seven consecutive penalty corners dragging high to Harte’s right post.Continue reading Ireland Senior Men Draw 1-1 with France in Lisnagarvey in first of Two-Match Series.
Belgium’s women avenged their recent 2-0 away defeat against reigning Olympic champions Great Britain by recording a fine 4-1 win on home soilContinue reading Belgium red Panthers tame the pride
Belgium men extended their advantage at the top of the FIH Pro League standings with a scintillating attacking display to earn a 4-2 victory over Great Britain,Continue reading Ruthless Belgium dismantle Great britain