Wednesday, April 14, 2021

New Zealand Mens Hockey Team

The Vantage Black Sticks Men took to the turf for the first match of their European Leg of the FIH Pro League, the New Zealand Men were hoping that a change in scenery might bring a change in fortune as they took on one of the strongest sides in...
New Zealand : Blackstick Men beat Malaysia in their first test match
The Vantage Black Sticks Men came up against an in form Malaysian side who were looking to build upon some impressive performances in the recently concluded Asian Games where they came away with the bronze medal.  Playing in some hot and humid conditions that was sure to test our team....
The Vantage Black Sticks and Malaysian Men met in game 3 of their test series. This was the last hit out for both these sides before they begin their journey for the Odisha Men’s Hockey World Cup. The Vantage Black Sticks were riding high having taken the first two matches...
The FIH and Hockey NZ announced on the 24th of January that Pakistan would not be taking part in the inaugural FIH Pro League. This reduced the number of teams that would be competing in the Men’s competition from 9 down to 8. This decision has resulted in the cancellation of the Vantage...
Hockey World Cup 2018: Black Sticks ready to take on reigning Olympic Champions Argentina
The Vantage Black Sticks take on the reigning Olympic Champions Argentina at 2:30am on Tuesday the 4th December on Sky Sport 3.   After starting their campaign in great fashion by beating France 2-1 in their opening game the Vantage Black Sticks will be looking to secure 3 points against a formidable...
Nic Woods
The Vantage Black Sticks registered their third consecutive win in the final round robin game of the Ready, Steady, Tokyo test series against Malaysia with a 3-1 win. Jared Panchia (’30), Nic Woods (’39), Sam Lane (’57) rode goals for New Zealand, while Najmi Jazlan (’21) was the lone scorer...
Vantage Black Sticks stars Stacey Michelsen and Blair Tarrant win supreme honours
Vantage Black Sticks stars Stacey Michelsen and Blair Tarrant have taken supreme honours at the annual Hockey New Zealand awards dinner. The awards recognised high performance athletes as well as various members of the community for their outstanding contributions to hockey during the 2017 calendar year. Vantage Black Sticks captain Stacey...
BlacksticksMensHockeyTeam
The Vantage Black Sticks Men are now officially qualified for the Men’s Hockey World Cup in India next year. The Kiwis finished sixth at the Hockey World League Semi-Final in Johannesburg, meaning they faced an anxious wait to see if that was good enough to earn them qualification to the...
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The Vantage Black Sticks Men have missed out on making the semi-finals after being beaten 2-0 by Belgium at the Hockey World League in Johannesburg. Rio Olympic silver medalists Belgium made a fast start to the match and set the tone with two field goals in the first five minutes. Sebastien...
New Zealand : Black Sticks Men and Women's 2019 national squads announced
The Vantage Black Sticks Men and Women have announced their squads for the upcoming 2019 season. Both squads saw tremendous success in 2018 with the New Zealand Women’s Hockey Team bringing home their first ever gold medal at the 2018 Commonwealth Games. The New Zealand Men’s Hockey team who are...
Black Sticks Men battled out a 3-3 draw with Japan
Vantage Black Sticks Men come from behind to claim 3-all draw against Japan The Vantage Black Sticks Men battled out a 3-3 draw with Japan in hot conditions in the opening match of their four game series in Shiga, Japan this evening. It was the Black Sticks first game since arriving...
Captain Blair Tarrant Make A Welcome Return To The Vantage Black Sticks
Captain Blair Tarrant is set make a welcome return to the turf during the Vantage Black Sticks Men’s tour of Japan and India next month. The 28-year-old veteran of 179 tests has recovered from a frustrating back injury which saw him unable to compete at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth...
New Zealand Men's Hockey Team
The New Zealand men's hockey team suffered a heartbreak in the final match of the "Ready Steady Tokyo" Olympic Test event in Tokyo, Japan after losing to India (0-5) in a keenly contested summit clash to settle for the silver medal. The New Zealand team had edged out India (2-1)...
The FIH Pro League has begun in New Zealand and what an exciting affair the first few matches have been. Auckland hosted the first 2 matches which saw the Belgium and Netherlands Men and Women visit. Following on Christchurch took their turn to host 3 matches where the Germany, Great...
New Zealand’s women claimed their third FIH Pro League win with a deserved victory over USA, while the Black Sticks men sacrificed a two goal lead to draw with Spain before losing a shoot-out on dramatic day of action at Auckland's North Harbour Hockey Stadium. The women’s match - the...

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