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Mighty Kookaburras meet Argentina in final of Odisha Men’s Hockey World League

  • Hockey World League champions Australia defeat brave Germany in semi-finals
  • World champions Australia to face Olympic champions Argentina in title match
  • Belgium battle past Spain to claim fifth place at Bhubaneswar’s Kalinga Stadium

Bhubaneswar, India: The final of the Odisha Men’s Hockey World League Final Bhubaneswar 2017 will be a mouth-watering clash between the respective world and Olympic champions, with Australia set to meet Rio 2016 gold medallists Argentina in the championship match on Sunday. Continue reading Mighty Kookaburras meet Argentina in final of Odisha Men’s Hockey World League

Netherlands Show Their Class With Dominant #HWL2017 Campaign

  • Netherlands dominate the World League Scoring 18 conceeding 0

  • Korea take Bronze as a young England side lacked the firepower to compete

It was the dream final as host nation New Zealand took on the world number one side, the Netherlands. Continue reading Netherlands Show Their Class With Dominant #HWL2017 Campaign

New Zealand reach final whilst Argentina secure fifth at Sentinel Homes Women’s Hockey World League Final 2017

  • New Zealand reach second consecutive Women’s Hockey World League Final
  • Hosts to play winner of Netherlands v Korea
  • Argentina score four past Germany in 5/6 match

Hosts New Zealand qualified for the final of the Sentinel Homes Women’s Hockey World League Final 2017 after defeating England 1-0 at Harbour Hockey Stadium in Auckland, New Zealand today. Continue reading New Zealand reach final whilst Argentina secure fifth at Sentinel Homes Women’s Hockey World League Final 2017

Holcombe Halted At The Half-Way Hurdle

It was a frustrating weekend for Holcombe as both sides dropped points in the last of the first round of games in the National premier League.

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Netherlands top Pool A whilst USA pick up first win at Sentinel Homes Hockey World League Final 2017

  • Netherlands maintain 100% record
  • USA defeat hosts for first win
  • Pool A standings finalised

Netherlands continued their dominant form with a win against Korea whilst USA secured their first win in what was the last Pool A matches of the Sentinel Homes Women’s Hockey World League Final 2017 being held at Harbour Hockey Stadium in Auckland, New Zealand. Continue reading Netherlands top Pool A whilst USA pick up first win at Sentinel Homes Hockey World League Final 2017

Brooklands Manchester University Stun Surbiton With A Tight Encounter At Georges Road

Men’s Hockey League

Premier Division
Brooklands Manchester University 3 Surbiton 3

Surbiton were held to a 3-3 draw for the second season running at Brooklands Manchester University and with Beeston winning 5-0 at Canterbury, Surbiton trail the East Midlands club on goal difference at the top of the Men’s Hockey League Premier Division. Continue reading Brooklands Manchester University Stun Surbiton With A Tight Encounter At Georges Road

Surbiton Slip to 2nd after being held by a resolute Bowdon Hightown

Investec Women’s Hockey League

Premier Division
Bowdon Hightown 0 Surbiton 0

Surbiton Ladies dropped to second place in the Investec Women’s Hockey League Premier Division behind the University of Birmingham on goals scored after being held to a frustrating goalless draw at Bowdon Hightown. Continue reading Surbiton Slip to 2nd after being held by a resolute Bowdon Hightown

Sentinel Homes Women’s Hockey World League Final 2017 begins Friday

As the Sentinel Homes Women’s Hockey World League Final 2017 is all set to start in Auckland, New Zealand on Friday 17 November, we take a look at the eight teams who qualified via the Hockey World League Semi-Finals in Brussels and Johannesburg and assess their chances of success in the end-of-year showpiece event. Continue reading Sentinel Homes Women’s Hockey World League Final 2017 begins Friday

Holcombe Home Double Sees Sides Enter Playoff Contention

As the eighth round of games were completed over this past weekend, a double home victory for Holcombe’s sides led both teams into the England Hockey Playoff spots.

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