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Netherlands storm to gold and records get re-written at Vitality Hockey Women’s World Cup London 2018

  • Netherlands win eighth title with stunning final performance

London: Relentless and magnificent. The Netherlands have absolutely owned the Vitality Hockey Women’s World Cup since their opening 7-0 scoreline against Korea. Continue reading Netherlands storm to gold and records get re-written at Vitality Hockey Women’s World Cup London 2018

Fiesta time at the Vitality Hockey Women’s World Cup as Spain and Argentina win cross-over matches

  • Spain defeat Belgium in shoot-out after tense goalless draw
  • Argentina hit form as they defeat New Zealand
  • Spain to play Germany and Argentina to face Australia in quarter-finals

There was a distinctly fiesta feel to Lee Valley Hockey and Tennis Centre as first Spain and then Argentina won through to the quarter-finals of the Vitality Hockey Women’s World Cup, London 2018. Continue reading Fiesta time at the Vitality Hockey Women’s World Cup as Spain and Argentina win cross-over matches

Ireland celebrate as they become first team to qualify for Vitality Hockey Women’s World Cup quarter finals

London, England: Ireland made history as they won their second game at the Vitality Hockey Women’s World Cup by a solitary goal over India. Prior to this tournament, Ireland had never won two games at a World Cup competition. Continue reading Ireland celebrate as they become first team to qualify for Vitality Hockey Women’s World Cup quarter finals

Netherland’s score one of fastest ever World Cup goals in South Korea Rout

If Argentina were responsible for the most impressive goal of the day, then the reigning world champions scored the fastest. The opening goal in the Netherlands versus Korea game came within 20 seconds of the start Continue reading Netherland’s score one of fastest ever World Cup goals in South Korea Rout