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Scotland win Men’s EuroHockey Championship II in Glasgow Wales 1-2 Scotland

Scotland men won EuroHockey Championship II in Glasgow in a tremendous 2-1 victory over Wales. Scotland had already gained promotion to the top division of European hockey but took the top prize in the tournament in front of a full house in Glasgow. Continue reading Scotland win Men’s EuroHockey Championship II in Glasgow Wales 1-2 Scotland

Germany & USA sit top of women’s pools on Day 3 in Johannesburg

Johannesburg, South Africa: Germany and USA ended Day 3 of the Hockey World League Semi-Finals at the top of the women’s pools, while Argentina and England got their campaigns underway with victories. Continue reading Germany & USA sit top of women’s pools on Day 3 in Johannesburg

Hockey India pulls out of the Pro League

DAYS AFTER alleging match-fixing at the World League semifinals in London, Hockey India has pulled out of one of International Hockey Federation’s (FIH’s) flagship tournaments, the Pro League.

The decision was communicated to the FIH on Friday and the world body has begun its search for a replacement, it is learnt. The decision can have an impact on the Olympic qualifying hopes of the men’s and women’s teams as the Pro League is one of FIH’s main qualifying tournaments.

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China stun Hockeyroos: New Zealand, Netherlands and Korea qualify for World Cup #HWL2017

In a day of exciting action, top quality performances and the occasional upset, four teams have booked their ticket to both the 2018 Hockey World Cup and the Hockey World League Finals in Auckland at the end of this year. Continue reading China stun Hockeyroos: New Zealand, Netherlands and Korea qualify for World Cup #HWL2017

Netherlands storm to victory at Men’s Hero Hockey World League Semi-Final in London

London, England: The Netherlands are the winners of the Hero Hockey World League Semi-Final, storming to a 6-1 victory over Rio 2016 Olympic gold medallists Argentina in a wonderful event final at the Lee Valley Hockey & Tennis Centre on Sunday (25 June). Continue reading Netherlands storm to victory at Men’s Hero Hockey World League Semi-Final in London

Scotland give India a run for their money but lose opening match of World League Semi-Finals

Scotland were beaten 4-1 by India in a game that saw the Scots take the lead early doors, and hold their own against one of the best teams in the world. All of India’s goals came in the third quarter. Continue reading Scotland give India a run for their money but lose opening match of World League Semi-Finals