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Scotland win gold at Women’s EuroHockey Championship II in Glasgow

Italy 1-2 Scotland (E. Bianchi / S. Jamieson, C. Watson)

Scotland, backed by a huge home support, won Women’s EuroHockey Championship II in Glasgow with a 2-1 victory over Italy. The Tartan Hearts had already gained promotion back to the top level of European hockey, and did so with a gold medal at the Glasgow National Hockey Centre.

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Belgium’s Red Lions win Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup Bhubaneswar 2018

  • Red Lions claim dramatic shoot-out victory over Netherlands to claim first World Cup title
  • Triumph puts Belgium at the top of the FIH Hero World Rankings

Bhubaneswar, India: Belgium have claimed their first ever World Cup title thanks to a dramatic shoot-out victory over the Netherlands in the final of the Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup Bhubaneswar 2018. Continue reading Belgium’s Red Lions win Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup Bhubaneswar 2018

Netherlands turn on the style at the FIH Wanglibao Hockey Champions Trophy Changzhou Wujin 2018

  • Netherlands win eighth title after 5-1 victory over Australia
  • Argentina hit six to win bronze medal
  • Eva de Goede, Marijn Veen and Ye Jiao win individual awards

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Netherlands extend lead at FIH Women’s Wanglibao Hockey Champions Trophy Changzhou Wujin 2018

  • Netherlands make it three wins as they defeat Australia
  • Argentina suffer third defeat at hands of China
  • Japan hold Great Britain to draw

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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

Two In A Row For The Men In Orange

The Netherlands have become European champions for the fifth time and have retained the title won in London two years ago. After going 0-2 down a Dutch comeback seemed far from possible, considering the scoreline the last time these two nations met. Robbert Kemperman, however, had other ideas and used everything he had, leading a charge and comeback that will be talked about for a long time. Continue reading Two In A Row For The Men In Orange