NETHERLANDS LADIES ARE EUROPEAN CHAMPIONS
The Orange Ladies have become European champions for the ninth time, in the Wagener Stadium on Saturday night. Thanks to goals from Carlien Dirkse van den Heuvel, Kelly Jonker and Ireen van den Assem, the Netherlands won the final final 3-0 against Belgium. It is the first gold medal for the Dutch since the 2014 World Cup in The Hague. In addition, it is the first trophy under the leadership of Alyson Annan.
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The Netherlands took first place at the FINTRO Hockey World League Semi-Finals after a patient but accomplished performance against China. For their part, the team ranked eighth in the world played their part in a spectacle worthy of a final. Continue reading Netherlands crowned champions in Brussels: Australia take fifth Hockey World Cup spot
Scotland’s women’s hockey team was defeated in its opening match of the World League Semi-Finals in Brussels by a very impressive world number 1-ranked the Netherlands. The Scots defended very well against the Dutch who in the end managed to find the net four times for a 4-0 win. Continue reading Scotland women defeated by world number one-ranked the Netherlands
As a professional athlete you pull out all the stops for the last percent of improvement. You want to perform at the top and fight for the win. FIH Goalkeeper of the year, Joyce Sombroek speaks about chasing that 1%. Continue reading Keep Chasing the 1%