Malaysia, Italy, Ireland and Wales reach Semi-Finals at HWL Round 2 in Kuala Lumpur
Hosts Malaysia to face Italy while Ireland meet Wales after Quarter-Final victories
The line-up for Saturday’s Semi-Finals at the women’s Hockey World League Round 2 event in Kuala Lumpur has been decided following another exciting day of action on Thursday (19 January).
Green Army Book Their Place In Semi Finals
The Green Army confidently booked their place in the semi-finals of World League 2 with another high scoring victory.
Malaysia beat Thailand in q-finals
by Aftar Singh
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia turned on the heat in the last two quarters to beat Thailand 3-0 to qualify for the semi-finals of the Women’s World League Round Two.
To play in World Cup -Uphill task for Malaysian Eves
B.G.Joshi (Sehore-Bhopal, India)
5th in Asia and 21st in World Ranking Malaysian eves had never played in World Cup. It is an uphill task for them to get berth in 14th edition of Women World Cup (London, July 7-21, 2018). Tomorrow (Jan 21) they have to beat Italy for entry in World Cup Qualifiers (Hockey World League Semifinals). Here are statistical highlights of Italy and Malaysia:
Fiji hockey targets ranking improvement
THE Fiji hockey men's team needs to improve on their Commonwealth Games ranking to qualify for the event next year in Gold Coast, Australia.
Maybank coach Shaiful doesn’t mind a draw with KLHC
PETALING JAYA: Maybank have lost their bite. Despite being awarded 17 penalty corners in their three Malaysia Hockey League’s (MHL) Premier Division matches, the Tigers could only convert three.
Hockey India League’s 5th edition a chance for juniors to establish credentials
Hockey India League has contributed to the overall resurgence of the game but now is the time to think ahead and allow the younger players get more exposure
Hockey India League’s fifth edition starts with a match between Dabang Mumbai and Ranchi Rays in Mumbai on Saturday. (Getty Images)
As the clock ticks down on the fifth edition of the Hockey India League (HIL) that starts on Saturday with a match between Dabang Mumbai and former champions Ranchi Rays, one can feel a certain buzz that hasn’t been seen in hockey since its glory days.
Delhi Waveriders name Rupinder as captain for HIL 2017
NEW DELHI: Ace dragflicker Rupinder Pal Singh will lead Delhi Waveriders in the upcoming fifth edition of the Hockey India League (HIL), starting January 21.
Waveriders sack Harjot, player alleges foul play
CHANDIGARH: Considered PR Sreejesh's backup and India's No. 2 goalkeeper not too long ago, custodian Harjot Singh has been expelled by his Hockey India League franchise, the Delhi Waveriders, in controversial circumstances.
IOC comes on board as partner for HIL
NEW DELHI: Stated-owned Indian Oil Corporation was on Thursday named as a partner for the upcoming fifth edition of the Hockey India League (HIL), starting in Mumbai on January 21.
Super 6s Final Four: Bowdon Hightown
Tina Cullen celebrates after scoring in the indoor final
It's time to introduce you to another of the contenders for the Women’s Super 6s title. Today we run the rule over the Seahorses of Bowdon Hightown.
Veteran defender David Jameson retires from international play, ending 14 year career
David Jameson celebrates a goal against Trinidad and Tobago at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow Scotland. Photo by Yan Huckendubler.
After a career that spanned 14 years and included 232 senior international matches, Vancouver’s David Jameson has retired from international play.
Berlin, Germany to host Hockey Indoor World Cup 2018
The International Hockey Federation (FIH) announced today that Berlin, Germany will host the Hockey Indoor World Cup 2018 between 7-11 February.
Malaysians hope to keep up winning ways against Thais
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia have not lost to Thailand in the last eight years.
SA's women's hockey team 'excited' ahead of four-country series
Ockert de Villiers
SA women's hockey team captain Nicolene Terblanche makes a pass while playing for the Blyde River Bunters in the 2016 Premier Hockey League. Photo: Ryan Wilkisky/BackpagePix
Johannesburg - Starved of international competition for almost a year, the South African Women’s Hockey team are pining to get back onto the astro in the Cape Town Summer Series where they will cross sticks with Chile, Belgium and China over the next fortnight.
Stock scores a brace to hand UniKL victory
by Aftar Singh
"Back off: UniKL’s Izwan Firdaus Ahmad Tajuddin (right) vying for the ball with TNB-Thunderbolt’s Mohd Shafiq Hassan in the MHL Premier Division match at the Kuala Lumpur Hockey Stadium yesterday. UniKL won 4-0. — chan tak kong / The Star"
KUALA LUMPUR: Australian Lachlan Gerald Stock continued to repay Universiti Kuala Lumpur’s (UniKL) faith in him.
HIL: Jr WC stars ready to raise the bar
MUMBAI: India won the Junior Hockey World Cup last month after a decade-anda-half, and aficionados will be training their eyes on the heroes of the tournament when the fifth edition of the Hockey India League (HIL) gets underway in the city on Saturday.
Defender Lakra aims to return to vintage form in HIL
MUMBAI: Seasoned defender Birendra Lakra aims to hit full throttle in the Coal India Hockey India League (HIL), starting from January 21, as he continues his comeback process after a knee surgery.
KHC Dragons to host EHL FINAL4 in June
The Euro Hockey League is delighted to announce that the FINAL4 will go to Belgium for the first time with KHC Dragons home set to host the final stages of the tenth edition world’s best club competition on June 3 and 4, 2017.
Women's National Team and Development Squads named for 2017
Field Hockey Canada’s Women’s National Program has named its Senior Women’s National Team and Senior and Junior Development Squads for the 2017 competition year.
Barbados - Self-funded success
World League R1, Salamanca, Mexico - Barbados (Photo: Andrés Mallen)
The past few months have been quite something for the Barbados men’s hockey team. Ranked 48 in the world, up from 56, field hockey in the Caribbean nation has always been something of a poor relative to a number of other sports, notably football (soccer) and cricket. However, with qualification to the second round of the Hockey World League (HWL) courtesy of a second place finish in the HWL Round One event, Barbados hockey is experiencing a resurgence.
The Dar Academy Storm at National Championships
Runner Up side National Bank included 4 Dar HA Players
Dar Hockey Academy is presently the biggest source of talent to Pakistan's national teams, senior as well as age group sides.
MSC Nutrition signs international hockey star
Global Nutrition Brand, MSC Nutrition, has signed Olympic Gold Medallist, Sam Quek, as its latest Brand Ambassador.
USA Field Hockey Partners with Sportle to Offer Live Streaming at National
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - USA Field Hockey announces a partnership with Sportle to further increase the awareness and reach of field hockey through streaming live competition in the United States. This alliance will enable USA Field Hockey to grow its fan base across the country and around the world by promoting the sport to a user base of avid sports fans.
Great Britain Hockey seeks president
Great Britain Hockey Limited is the organisation responsible for overseeing the selection, preparation and participation of men’s and women’s teams in Olympic Games and other international events. Current President Richard Leman who has completed his allowable terms will be stepping down in 2017 and in accordance with the requirements of the company’s Articles of Association the organisation is seeking to appoint a President for the next 4 years.
Rachael Heyhoe Flint 1939-2017
Rachael Heyhoe Flint 1939-2017
England Hockey were deeply saddened to hear of the passing of former international hockey player Rachael Heyhoe Flint.