Tuesday, May 18, 2021

Commonwealth Games 2018

Canada earns single point with draw against Scotland
ACTION-PACKED SCORELESS DRAW VAULTS CANADA INTO THIRD PLACE IN POOL B Despite being lower seeded in tonight’s game against Scotland, the field was tilted in Canada’s favour from the get go. The intense 0-0 draw finish leaves Canada in third place in their pool and needing a win against New...
Canada gets bounce-back win against Scotland
AN EARLY GOAL AND TERRIFIC DEFENSE GIVE CANADA THEIR FIRST VICTORY AT THE 2018 COMMONWEALTH GAMES After yesterday’s disastrous 6-2 loss to New Zealand, Canada bounced back in great form to defeat Scotland 1-0 today at the 2018 Gold Coast Games. According to coach, Paul Bundy, this was exactly the...
IndiavsPakHockey
India’s men’s hockey team will take on the arch-rivals Pakistan in a mouth-watering Pool B clash in the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast on Saturday. This will be India’s first game of the competition while Pakistan’s first match at CWG 2018 had ended as a 1-1 draw against...
Indian hockey coach Sjoerd Marijne is “very angry” with his players. He believes they had “lied to him” a few months back! It was October 2017 and Marijne was just a few days into his job as India coach. India and Pakistan were set to clash in the Asia Cup...
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The New Zealand Women have stamped their authority with a runaway 12-0 victory against Ghana in their second pool match at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games. In captain Stacey Michelsen’s 250th international appearance, her side did not disappoint with four goals in the first half and a further eight after...
MalaysiaHockey12
On Friday, World No 12 Malaysia will be out to make amends for the previous defeats when they face England in their opening Pool B match at the Gold Coast Hockey Centre. With a semi-final spot being a target, Stephen Van Huizen's side must finish top two in their group,...
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The Indian Women’s Hockey Team started off their Gold Coast 2018 XXI Commonwealth Games campaign with a disappointing 2-3 loss to Wales in their first Pool A match of the competition here today. It was Wales who scored two goals in the first 26 minutes through Lisa Daley (7′) and...
Blacksticks Women's Team Name for the Tri Nations Series
The New Zealand Women have recorded an emphatic 6-1 win over Scotland in their opening match at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games. Currently ranked fourth in the world, New Zealand looked well in control from the opening whistle against the 18thranked Scots. The Kiwis opened a 4-0 advantage inside the...
Late conversions not enough as Canada drops opening match to ninth-ranked New Zealand
NEW ZEALAND RIDES FOUR-GOAL THIRD QUARTER TO A CONVINCING FIRST-MATCH WIN OVER TEAM CANADA Canada’s Head Coach, Paul Bundy said before the Commonwealth Games began that it was imperative that the team start well. After a back-and-forth first half against New Zealand on Friday morning, where the teams traded chances,...
MaddieHinch
Sun, sea and plenty of action… the dazzling, coastal city of Gold Coast is ready to roll out its hockey extravaganza at the Gold Coast Hockey Center in Australia today. Olympic gold medalists England will look to steal Australia’s thunder in the 10-team women’s hockey competition, with the World no....
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The Hockeyroos will be aiming for a fourth consecutive gold medal at the Commonwealth Games but 2018’s line-up on the Gold Coast arguably represents their toughest challenge ever. HISTORY Australia may have won four of the five Commonwealth Games gold medals since hockey was first played at the tournament in 1998...
Kookaburras
The 1998 Commonwealth Games in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, saw the inaugural field hockey competition in which the Australian men’s team won the gold medal, 20 years later and they are yet to come away with anything less than the coveted first place prize. In April Australia’s men’s team, the Kookaburras,...
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The Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games will see more than 6,600 athletes and team officials representing 71 Commonwealth nations and territories welcomed to the event cities of Gold Coast, Brisbane, Cairns and Townsville, all sharing in the celebration of sport, entertainment and culture. It is the biggest sporting event to be...
GoldCoastHockeyCenter
The $16.5 million redevelopment of the Gold Coast Hockey Centre was completed in June 2017 and  now provides the Gold Coast with contemporary hockey facilities designed to cater for elite training and competitions as well as community use. Located at Keith Hunt Park in Labrador, the Gold Coast Hockey Centre...
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Midfielder Tessa Jopp has been withdrawn from the New Zealand Commonwealth Games team for medical reasons. The 22-year old will be replaced by Tauranga’s Amy Robinson, who has played 45 tests for New Zealand. “I’m hugely disappointed for Tessa as she has been training and playing well in the lead up...

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