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Surbiton Secure First Ever Premier Division Home Win Over Wimbledon

Men’s Hockey League Premier Division

Surbiton 3 Wimbledon 1

Surbiton Men beat local rivals Wimbledon for the first time on home turf in the Premier Division at Sugden Road in front of a large crowd on Saturday night. Continue reading Surbiton Secure First Ever Premier Division Home Win Over Wimbledon

Scotland beat Belarus to secure Hockey Series qualification

Belarus 0-4 Scotland (D. Forsyth, C. Golden x2, R. Harwood)

A comfortable 4-0 win for Scotland men over Belarus secured progression to the next stage of Hockey Series for the Blue Sticks. Goals from David Forsyth, Cammy Golden and Rob Harwood gave the Scots the victory in Lousada with the colour of Scotland’s medal to be decided by the Russia versus Portugal match later today. Anything less than a win for Russia will see Scotland take gold. Continue reading Scotland beat Belarus to secure Hockey Series qualification

FIH reveals line-up for Women’s Hockey Champions Trophy Changzhou 2018

  • Six nations will battle for historic title in November
  • Event to be held at the Wujin Hockey Stadium in Changzhou, China
  • Reigning World Cup & World League, Olympic, Champions Trophy, Asian and Oceania champions amongst participants 

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India beats Pakistan in the match of the tournament – The Hindu

They were pre-tournament favourites expected to clash for the title but India and Pakistan faced-off here on Saturday for a consolation third place, India winning 2-1. For the houseful crowd, though, it didn’t matter and the teams, true to their reputation, played out perhaps the best match of the competition. Continue reading India beats Pakistan in the match of the tournament – The Hindu

Japan men win gold in Jakarta

  • Japan beat Malaysia in men’s final to win first ever gold in the men’s hockey event at the Asian Games
  • India take bronze after close encounter with Pakistan
  • Result means another Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games qualification event will take place at the end of 2019

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Goal scoring record smashed as India, Japan, Pakistan and Malaysia qualify for semi-finals of 18th Asian Games men’s hockey competition

  • India and Pakistan top Pools A and B respectively
  • India record highest number of goals scored by a team at an international competition
  • Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games qualification on offer

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Goalkeeper Briggs, Captain Gonzalez Announce Retirement from USWNT

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – August 22, 2018 – After competing at the 2018 Vitality Hockey Women’s World Cup in London, U.S. Women’s National Team goalkeeper Jackie Briggs (Robesonia, Pa.) and captain Melissa Gonzalez (Mohegan Lake, N.Y) have formally announced their retirement from the senior squad. The duo joined the USWNT in 2010 and have been staples of the red, white and blue roster for nearly a decade. Together, the pair combined for 425 international caps and several moments of shock, cheer and success on the pitch. Continue reading Goalkeeper Briggs, Captain Gonzalez Announce Retirement from USWNT