Friday, September 18, 2020

Olympic Qualifier

Muhammad Rizwan Senior will lead Pakistan in the two-match do-or-die FIH Olympic Qualifiers against the Netherlands to be held later this month in Amsterdam. Chief selector Manzoor Junior on Friday announced a 19-member squad for the two matches scheduled for October 26 and 27. The squad was finalised after two-day trials...
The Spanish women's team faced a decisive match against Korea after the victory on the previous day 2-1. The #Redsticks added a point in the light thanks to a goal from Begoña García that gave them the advantage in the 12th minute of the match. A marker that did not...
Head Coach Irish WNT Sean Dancer
Irish Women’s Head Coach, Sean Dancer, has announced the squad which has been selected for the upcoming Olympic qualifier in Energia Park on the 2nd and 3rd of November against Canada. The team confirmed their place in the Olympic qualifier last June in their FIH Series Finals outing in Banbridge which saw...
Italy Women's Hockey Team
In Monchengladbach, The Germany women's hockey team beat Italy 7-0 and, after beating them 2-0 on day one, to qualify for the Olympic Games in Tokyo 2020. A qualification match against Germany (no. 4 in the world) was never going to be easy, but the Italian women still gave their...
The Spanish men's national team of field hockey has qualified for the next Tokyo Olympics in 2020. They have done so by defeating France (3-2), in the second match corresponding to the pre-Olympic qualifying round held in Valencia. An encounter that began with a French team that seemed to enter the...
William Holt USA Hockey
Over the past four years, the Indian women's hockey teams has been on the rise, their momentum pushing them into the top ten in the world. From a 13th placing in January 2016, to their current position of 9th and even recently, losing only 2 games out of their last...
Alan, Great Britain Hockey
Great Britain's men put in a super performance to reach the Tokyo Olympics, overcoming Malaysia in some style in London. Forsyth and two more from fellow striker Sam Ward gave Britain a crucial win, and they fought very hard to secure a place in Japan. Two early goals gave Britain the...
Germany Men's Hockey Team
The German men secured their participation for the Summer Olympics in Tokyo 2020 with two wins from both qualifying matches against Austria. After the 5: 0 from the day before the team of national coach Markus Weise won on Sunday 5: 3 (2: 1 agg score) against Austria. The Austrians were...
USA Hockey
The USA women's hockey team are all set to travel to India to play two back-to-back matches against the Indian women's hockey team for the 'Final Olympic Qualifier' round that is scheduled to take place in Odisha, Bhubaneswar on 1st and 2nd November 2019. This is an exciting opportunity for...
As the Pakistan men's hockey team get ready to face the Netherlands in the first of the double header Olympic Qualifier match today, Coach Khawaja Junaid says he aims to play the surprise card. With three Olympic titles and four world cups, the prize kitty in Pakistan is filled a...
The Canadian WNT have made tremendous strides over the last few years. Long being seen as the third or fourth best team in the Americas, Canada are now neck and neck with the United States (A country with a significantly larger playing population). Why the rising success? Has to be...
Despite the 0-2 loss of the first Olympic qualifier against Belgium last Friday, the Chinese women's hockey team were able to win their ticket for Tokyo 2020. They went under in the shoot-outs, after securing a 2-0 lead in the final minutes of the second game. However, up till 5...
The Canadian men's hockey team beat Ireland 5-4 in a shootout to qualify for the 2020 Olympics after the teams were tied 3-3 on aggregate in regulation time. Ireland, has won the first game 5-3, had a two goal advantage going into the decider. They extended it with a goal...
Pakistan men's hockey team will tour Germany and play two- matches against Germany on 22nd and 23rd of October 2019 in Mönchengladbach, ahead of their Olympic Qualifier. In a not so favourable draw, the Pakistan men's team have been drawn against World No. 3 The Netherlands in the final round...
Spread over across 7 countries, The final round of the Olympic Qualifier kicks off on 26 Oct. The fixtures were determined by a draw held at the headquarters of the International Hockey Federation (FIH) in Lausanne. Here’s a look at the full schedule of the women's Olympic Qualifier: 25/26 October |...

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