Argentina, USA, Canada and Chile to move on to Semi-Finals
The quarter-final matches kicked off with the number one seat from Pool A; Argentina, playing number four of Pool B; Guyana for the chance to move on to the semi-final round. The first half was played nearly exclusively in the Guyanese defensive end allowing Argentina to creatively construct six goals in the first half.
Canada advances to Junior Pan Am semifinal with win over Trinidad and Tobago
Canada’s Johnny Gill, Brandon Pereira, and Satbir Brar celebrate in Canada’s 3-2 win over Trinidad and Tobago on May 25 at the 2016 Junior Men’s Pan American Championship in Toronto (Photo: Yan Huckendubler)
Canada’s Under-21 Men’s National Team is one win away from Junior World Cup qualification after a 3-2 quarterfinal win over Trinidad and Tobago Wednesday at the Junior Men’s Pan American Championship in Toronto.
Resiliency Shown as U-21 USMNT Defeats Mexico to Advance to the Jr. Pan Am Semifinals
Photo courtesy of PAHF
TORONTO, Canada - May 25, 2016 - The U.S. U-21 Men's National Team found form when it counted as they recorded a fantastic come-from-behind victory against Mexico in the Junior Men's Pan American Championship quarterfinals to book themselves a place in the semifinals.
Police survive Red Card
By Jugjet Singh
NEWLY promoted Police saw red, but still managed to hold Razak Cup defending champion Malacca to a 2-2 draw in a highly tensed Division One Group A match at the National Stadium in Bukit Jalil Wednesday.
RAZAK CUP: ‘Vulgar’ Police escape with draw after ANOTHER red card
NO WAY THROUGH: Players challenging for the ball during the match. Ten-man Police held on for a 2-2 draw against reigning champions Malacca. (PIX CREDIT: MALAYSIAN HOCKEY CONFEDERATION)
THEY are supposed to be models of discipline but Police have been anything but at the ongoing Razak Cup.
Police forward Azreen to miss Razak Cup semis after seeing red
By Aftar Singh
KUALA LUMPUR: Police forward Azreen Rizal Nasir must be kicking himself for getting sent off in the Razak Cup Group A match against defending champions Malacca.
Punjab humble Islamabad in National U-18 Hockey
ISLAMABAD - Punjab Blues humbled Islamabad 7-0 in the 1st National U-18 Hockey Championship fourth match played here at Naseer Bunda International Hockey Stadium on Wednesday.
146 Teams to Compete at the 45th California Cup International Field Hockey Tournament on Memorial Day Weekend
By Jawwad Qamar
The 2016 California Cup International Hockey Tournament begins on Thursday afternoon with the start of competition in the super divisions at Moorpark College where both men and women will be competing for the winner take all $7,500 prize.
Chasing The Dream with USWNT Athlete Jill Witmer
Maybe her patience on the pitch is from the accumulation of moments over the last 25 years of waiting behind horse and buggies.
Peillat a huge addition to Mannheimer's line-up
Fresh from EHL qualification, Mannheimer HC have announced the big addition to their panel for the 2016/17 season of Argentina’s sharp-shooter Gonzalo Peillat.
Varsity hockey champs switch focus
By Coetzee Gouws
After securing their second successive Varsity Hockey title on Monday, the University of Johannesburg will immediately switch their focus to other objectives when they return to the Southern Gauteng premier league this week.
Keeping the ball rolling: bigger and better Hockey Superleague back in 2016
THE Orange New South Wales Men’s Hockey Association John Davis Motors Hockey Superleague is back and with the kinks from last year’s inaugural tournament ironed out Scott Baker, the brains behind the concept, is confident this year’s edition will be bigger and better.
SA Hockey announces Grays as its new technical apparel sponsor
The South African Hockey Association (SAHA) has officially unveiled Grays as its exclusive technical apparel partner for the next five years.
Dwyer sticks to script
Two goals on home send-off
By Holly MacNeil
The final test in the series between Australia and Great Britain was held in front of a full capacity crowd of 5,000 at the Perth Hockey Stadium tonight, with Australia taking out the win 5 – 1 in the last game the Kookaburras will play in Australia before Rio 2016.
Dwyer double downs Great Britain in final test
Mikey Hoare made his 100th international appearance against Australia. Credit (Photo by Ian MacNicolGetty images
A double strike from Australia’s Jamie Dwyer in his final appearance on home turf helped put Great Britain to the sword in the third and final test. Dwyer struck in the first two minutes and again in the last minute to add to strikes from Simon Orchard, Blake Govers and Mark Knowles, giving the hosts a 5-1 win. Simon Mantell notched the consolation but it was in vain as Great Britain crashed to defeat.
Great Britain lose 5-1 to world champions Australia in Perth
By Mike Haymonds
Bobby Crutchley has coached Great Britain's men's team since 2005. GETTY
GREAT BRITAIN men lost 5-1 to Australia in the last of a three-match test series won 2-0 by the hosts in Perth.
Twenty men selected for Canada’s pre-Olympic European tour in June
Canada’s Men’s National Field Hockey Program has confirmed the twenty athletes selected for a pre-Olympic tour in Europe from June 6-21, 2016.
The OCI contribute €50,000 to Hockey Ireland Rio Preparation
Photo: David Harte ( Irish Hockey Team GK) , Stephen Martin (Chief Executive OCI), Pat Hickey (President OCI), Craig Fulton (Head Coach) , Kevin Kilty (Chef de Mission)
Pat Hickey President of the Olympic Council of Ireland (OCI) today announced that the OCI are contributing €50,000 towards Ireland Men’s Hockey’s final preparations for Rio 2016.
Ireland and Wales earn extra EHL spot
Ireland and Wales are the main movers in the latest Euro Hockey League with both increasing their quota of teams in the elite club competition for the 2016/17 at the expense of Russia and Austria.
Razak Cup: Perak check into semis
By Jugjet Singh
RAZAK Cup silver medallists Perak beat Kuala Lumpur 4-2 to move into the semi-finals from Group B at the National Stadium in Bukit Jalil Tuesday.
Perak march into Razak Cup semis
By S. Ramaguru
Kuala Lumpur's Harvinder Singh (left) fights for the ball with Perak's Muhammad Haziq Shamsul in the Razak Cup competition at the National Hockey Stadium in Bukit Jalil. – FAIHAN GHANI / The Star
KUALA LUMPUR: Last year’s runners-up Perak have booked their semi-final berth in Division One of the Razak Cup hockey tournament.
Ali powers Punjab to triumph in National U-18 Hockey
ISLAMABAD-Hat-trick boy Ali Aziz powered Punjab Colours to thumping 7-1 triumph over Sindh Whites in the 1st National U-18 Hockey Championship match played here at the Naseer Bunda International Hockey Stadium on Tuesday.
Match rescheduled after age row
ISLAMABAD: A controversy over age marred the National Junior Under-18 Hockey Championship when Sindh Colour refused to play their scheduled fixture against Khyber Pakhtunkhwa White at the Naseer Bunda Stadium here on Tuesday.
PAHF Representative to visit CalCup 2016
After the successful experience in 2015, with two technical courses ran in during the California Cup. Followed by the good feedback from all involved, this year the PAHF will send a representative to attend the event and look for more ways to engage with the most traditional hockey event in the Americas, now sanctioned by the United States Field Hockey Association (USFHA).