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Brilliant Belgium win their first ever European Championship crown

Belgium produced a memorable performance to win their first ever Belfius EuroHockey Championships title, as the World Cup holders added another major title to their collection. The four-star Dutch eased their way past Germany to a bronze medal. Wales and England retain their place in the top tier of European hockey

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Day 8 : The Netherlands Inflict england’s highest ever defeat

The Netherlands produced the biggest semi-final win in the women’s Belfius EuroHockey Championships as they smashed England with a devastating display in Antwerp. Nike Lorenz’s last minute corner goal kept alive Germany’s chances of winning a third women’s title as they beat Spain 3-2. Anna O’Flanagan grabbed a winning goal for Ireland with just over a minute to go to see the Green Army all but safe. Russia landed a big blow over their eastern European rivals Belarus.

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Day 6 : England, Germany, Spain and the Netherlands make up the final four

Carlota Petchame’s single goal saw Spain earn a richly deserved 1-0 win over hosts Belgium to reach the semi-final of the women’s Belfius EuroHockey Championships. The Netherlands cruise into the semi-finals. In Pool B, England and Germany are into the semi’s.

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Ireland narrowly miss semi final spot

Belfius EuroHockey Championships. Women, Ireland v Germany. 

21/8/2019

Women’s Pool B: Ireland 1 (S Hawkshaw), Germany 1 (P Maertens).

An exciting match for many reasons as the Irish Women finished with a level score against World Ranked Number 5 Germany this afternoon in Antwerp. Unfortunately, a win was required to progress to the semi-finals of the competition. 

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Day 5: Spain snatch semi-final spot to join Belgium, Netherlands and Germany in final four

Spain got the draw they needed to reach the semi-finals of the European Championships for the first time since 2009, dropping England into the relegation pool. In Pool B, early double puts Germany in pole position for a semi-final place. The Netherlands confirm top spot with a 6-0 win over Scotland.

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Netherlands frustrated for the second SUCCESSIVE match puts the red panthers in CONTROL

Day 4 : Belgian women lead pool A, another draw for The Netherlands

Belgium moved to the top of Pool A on goal difference after two rounds of matches as first quarter blitz put them in great shape for their 4-1 win. Reigning champions the Netherlands were held to a second successive draw against Spain. Results in Pool B: Germany-England 1-1, Ireland – Belarus 11-0.

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Ireland men in Heroic fight back to rescue a point

A heroic late fightback saw Ireland salvage what could be a crucial point in their Belfius EuroHockey Championships campaign, coming back from 3-1 down to draw 3-3 with Scotland in Antwerp.

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Ireland fight back but fall just short

18/8/2019

Women’s Pool B: England 2 (S Petty, G Ansley) Ireland 1 (B Barr)

Ireland’s women produced a rousing last quarter but could not find an equaliser from their opening Belfius EuroHockey Championships tie in Antwerp.

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Day 3 : Belgium and the Netherlands secure semi final spots

In Pool A of the men’s Belfius EuroHockey Championships host country Belgium have reached the semis after a second consecutive win. The same goes for The Netherlands after beating Germany. Ireland could save a point with a late draw against Scotland. Spain is right back in the race for the semi-final places after a clear victory over Wales.

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