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Ireland snatch ticket to Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup Bhubaneswar 2018

Johannesburg, South Africa: Ireland’s Green Machine are now certain of a place at next year’s Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup Bhubaneswar 2018, having beaten New Zealand’s Black Sticks 1-0 in the 5-6 classification match on the penultimate day of action at the Hockey World League Semi-Final in South Africa. Continue reading Ireland snatch ticket to Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup Bhubaneswar 2018

USA, Argentina & Germany qualify for Hockey Women’s World Cup London 2018

Johannesburg, South Africa: It was women’s quarter-final day at the Hockey World League Semi-Final, with USA, Argentina, England and Germany all winning their matches to move into the competition final four as well as securing qualification for two of the sport’s biggest occasions. Continue reading USA, Argentina & Germany qualify for Hockey Women’s World Cup London 2018

Red Lions make big statement on Day 2 in Johannesburg

Johannesburg, South Africa: Olympic silver medallists Belgium made a statement of intent with a big victory on the opening day of the men’s competition at the Hockey World League Semi-Final, where Spain and Ireland were also winners at the University of the Witwatersrand. Continue reading Red Lions make big statement on Day 2 in Johannesburg