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Canada score super seven and Spain defeat South Africa in tight contest during a day of exciting semi-final action at the FIH Series Final

Canada turned on the style as they hit seven goals past a shell-shocked Italy to seal a place in the final of the FIH Series Finals, as well as an all-important ticket to the FIH Olympic qualifiers later this year.

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Japan and South Africa join India and USA in semi-finals

Bhubaneswar, India: With a win over Poland today, Japan will play India in an all-Asian semi-final. The other semi-final will see South Africa, who qualified after defeating Russia today, take on USA. Both European teams will play the match for the 5th place. All games are scheduled on 14 June.

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South African Striker Manuel grabs Hockey World Cup chance with both hands

JOHANNESBURG – Eight months ago star hockey striker Candice Manuel was rueing missed opportunities as she recovered from a broken hand suffered at the Continental Cup in Egypt. Continue reading South African Striker Manuel grabs Hockey World Cup chance with both hands

SA Women’s Squad named for the Vitality Hockey World Cup

African women champions South Africa have announced their 18-player squad for the 2018 FIH Vitality Hockey Women’s World Cup. Sheldon Rostron’s squad, who qualified for the World Cup when they finished fifth at the FIH World League Semi-Final in Johannesburg in June 2017, features a blend of some superb youngsters coupled with experienced campaigners. Continue reading SA Women’s Squad named for the Vitality Hockey World Cup