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FIH Pro League: Rebecchi inspires fight-back as Argentina defeat USA in shoot-out in Cordoba

Following the day’s earlier excitement in the Australian city of Melbourne, where the Hockeyroos inflicted a rare defeat on reigning women’s world champions the Netherlands, the sixth day of FIH Pro League action continued as Argentina hosted Pan-American rivals USA in Cordoba. It proved to be yet another fascinating encounter, with USA pushing Carlos Retegui’s team every step of the way before suffering defeat in the shoot-out. Continue reading FIH Pro League: Rebecchi inspires fight-back as Argentina defeat USA in shoot-out in Cordoba

KOOKABURRAS GROUNDED BY ARGENTINA IN DARWIN DECIDER

Saturday 22 September 2018 | The world number one Kookaburras have lost the final of the Darwin International Hockey Open (DIHO) to second-ranked Argentina in an entertaining 2-1 defeat on Saturday night. Continue reading KOOKABURRAS GROUNDED BY ARGENTINA IN DARWIN DECIDER

USWNT Shut Out in Third Match of Test Series Against Argentina

TUCUMAN, Argentina – June 15, 2018 – The third match of a five-game test series between the U.S. Women’s National Team and FIH Hero World Ranked No. 3 Argentina concluded Thursday night in Tucuman, Argentina at the Swimming and Gymnastics Club. Los Leones used a late first quarter goal and dominant ball control to shut down USA throughout the match en route to a 4-0 victory. Continue reading USWNT Shut Out in Third Match of Test Series Against Argentina

Trouble in Argentina as Retegui returns as Head Coach

“They betrayed us, they lied to us in the face, they disrespected us and left us exposed to an unmanageable situation” 

In a sensational U-turn former Argentina Head Coach, Carlos Retegui returns to the  Los Leones. Continue reading Trouble in Argentina as Retegui returns as Head Coach

KOOKAS KNOCK OFF OLYMPIC CHAMPS AHEAD OF AZLAN SHAH FINAL

Friday 9 March 2018 | The Kookaburras will head for Saturday night’s Sultan Azlan Shah Cup final with a perfect record after two late goals clinched a 3-1 win over 2016 Olympic champions Argentina in Ipoh, Malaysia on Friday.

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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