Whetton hits 1st hat-trick
Queenslander scores first hat-trick in 7-1 win over Wales at Glasgow 2014
Australia’s men’s hockey team might have been the last to begin their Commonwealth Games campaign but they announced their arrival with a clinical 7-1 win over Wales, underpinned by Jake Whetton’s first ever international hat-trick.
India prove penalty corner prowess against Scotland
Scotland striker Kenny Bain celebrates his goal against India. Photo Credit: Iain Steele
The art of clinical finishing by India’s penalty corner experts was a key feature in a 6-2 win over Team Scotland in Pool A of the Men’s Hockey competition at the Glasgow National Hockey Centre today.
India thrash Scotland 6-2 in CWG hockey
GLASGOW: India dished out a dominating performance to notch up a 6-2 victory over hosts Scotland in a Pool A match in the men's hockey competition of the Commonwealth Games on Saturday.
Canadian lose heartbreaker to Malaysia at Commonwealth Games
In a very close and energetic match, Canada suffered a heartbreak against perennial rivals Malaysia, ending with a loss in a game they always seemed in a position to grab.
Malaysia men open hockey accounts with victory
By Aftar Singh
The Malaysian hockey players celebrate after scoring a goal against Canada in the Glasgow Commonwealth Games on Saturday. - AFP
GLASGOW: A goal in each half was enough to give the cagey Malaysian men’s hockey team a 2-0 win over Canada.
Malaysia begin with a victory
THE banana skin that Canada could have been was avoided as the Malaysian men's team opened their Commonwealth Games campaign with a 2-0 win in a Group B clash at the Glasgow Hockey Centre yesterday.
Sikhs represent Canada, India and Malaysia at Men's hockey at Commonwealth Games
by Dil Bahra in Glasgow
Sukhpal Singh Panesar of Canada and Baljit Singh Charum of Malaysia
Malaysia defeated Canada by two goals to nil in the morning Pool B match at the Glasgow National Hockey Centre on Saturday. A goal in each half ensured Malaysia started her Commonwealth Games campaign in a winning way. Canada dominated the last 20 minutes of the match but were unable to score despite all the possession they had. Against run of play, with only a minute left on the clock, Malaysia scored the crucial second goal.
Double header as England teams face Malaysia
Susie Gilbert in action for England at the 2014 Commonwealth Games
Since securing two victories and six points on the opening day of Glasgow 2014 England men's and women's teams have enjoyed the luxury of two rest days; something which seldom occurs in tournament hockey.
Aussies wary of home crowd
Georgie Parker expects "great atmosphere" against hosts Scotland
Georgie Parker believes Australia’s women will be faced with an extra opponent – the home crowd - when they take on host nation, Scotland, early on Sunday morning.
Indian women's hockey team faces Black sticks test on Sunday
GLASGOW: Having outclassed Canada in the lung opener, the Indian women's hockey team led by Ritu Rani will be facing a sterner test when they meet a formidable New Zealand side in another group league clash on Sunday.
Couzins inspired by Athletes Village
NZ Men’s hockey captain Dean Couzins says the environment that has been created by the New Zealand Olympic Committee (NZOC) for the Kiwis in the Athlete’s Village is really inspirational.
England U21 Men win bronze
EG looking for first Dutch scalp
East Grinstead manager Matt Jones has told local media his side is relishing the opportunity of taking on the Netherlands' SV Kampong and Russia's Dinamo Stroitel in the group stages of the 2014/15 Euro Hockey League.
Daring strengthen for EHL debut
Euro Hockey League newcomers Royal Daring have moved quickly to strengthen their panel ahead of their debut in the competition this October in Barcelona with six new players added to their roster.