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Great Britain women and Belgium men enjoy a good day in London

Two moments of sheer power – from Grace Balsdon and Lily Owsley – gave Great Britain women (World Ranking: 2) a 2-0 win over Belgium (WR:13) and their second win of the FIH Pro League season. The result moves Great Britain one slot up the FIH Pro League table to sixth position, while Belgium slip from third to fourth.

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Great Britain suffer double disappointment at hands of Argentina

Match report: Great Britain v Argentina (women); Great Britain v Argentina (men)

It was a double mauling for Great Britain at the hands of Argentina’s Leonas and Leones as the women went down to a shoot-out loss in a scrappy but competitive match, while the men’s team were beaten in a close 3-2 encounter despite having a greater share of possession.

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China claim impressive away victory over Great Britain in London

China recorded a fine FIH Pro League victory on the road on Friday, getting the better of hosts Great Britain at the Lee Valley Hockey & Tennis Centre.  All of the goals came in the third quarter of the match, with Great Britain’s Giselle Ansley netting a penalty corner to cancel out Ou Zixia’s deflected opener before Peng Yang scored what proved to be the winner with a superb penalty corner deflection in the 44th minute.

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Olympic champions both lose as Great Britain men and Argentina women triumph in Rosario

The reigning men’s and women’s Olympic champions both suffered losses on Match Day 30 of the FIH Pro League, with Great Britain’s men and Argentina’s women emerging triumphant as the two nations face each other at the Estadio Mundialista in Rosario, Argentina. Continue reading Olympic champions both lose as Great Britain men and Argentina women triumph in Rosario

Double home success for Argentina while Great Britain women win on the road

Argentina’s national teams claimed home wins against China women and Spain men respectively while Great Britain’s women recorded an impressive away victory over USA on Sunday (31 March). Continue reading Double home success for Argentina while Great Britain women win on the road

Mixed day for New Zealand’s Black Sticks against visitors Great Britain in Christchurch

New Zealand endured a day of mixed fortunes in the FIH Pro League on Friday (8 February) as the Black Sticks played host to the national teams of Great Britain in Christchurch. Continue reading Mixed day for New Zealand’s Black Sticks against visitors Great Britain in Christchurch

GREAT BRITAIN COME FROM BEHIND TO DEFEAT BELGIUM IN TOSHIBA TVS ANNIVERSARY INTERNATIONAL

Sam Ward netted his 49th and 50th international goals as Great Britain defeated world number three Belgium 2-1 in the Toshiba TVs Anniversary International. Continue reading GREAT BRITAIN COME FROM BEHIND TO DEFEAT BELGIUM IN TOSHIBA TVS ANNIVERSARY INTERNATIONAL

GREAT BRITAIN MEN NARROWLY LOSE TO THIRD IN THE WORLD BELGIUM

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Forsyth 16’ Taylor 55’

Great Britain men narrowly lost to third in the world Belgium in their second game of a European tour after drawing 1-1 earlier in the week. Continue reading GREAT BRITAIN MEN NARROWLY LOSE TO THIRD IN THE WORLD BELGIUM