Thursday, August 6, 2020

South Africa Hockey News

Barely a month ago, South African Goalkeeper Rassie Pieterse was playing test matches against the USA and Germany men's hockey team. He was looking forward to 2020 being as 'normal' as possible. His pursuit to play his third Olympics this year would’ve been achieved. 'Normal', however, no longer exists in the...
The South African Hockey Association have announced that the upcoming International hockey series in Durban featuring Ireland, Japan, China, Great Britain and South Africa has been cancelled as part of the preventative measures against the COVID-19 pandemic. The decision was made after discussions between the various national associations who decided...
The UCT Hockey ground in Cape Town will play host to four matches between the South African women's hockey team and a Chinese women's side that features Giles Bonnet as the assistant coach. The matches will be played on 10, 11 and 13 March (14:30) and on the 14th March at...
Germany vs South Africa Test Hockey Match
After the opening two matches of the series ended in heavy defeats for the South African Men, the African Champions showed the heart to hold the Germans to a 1-1 draw.   https://twitter.com/thedragflick/status/1233527055670808579 The Germans started the game well and converted with a soft goal through Christopher Ruhr. Siya Nolutshungu in the South...
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The South African Men continued their fine form by beating United States of America Men 2-1 in their second test match at a crowd filled Ashton College in Ballito on Sunday. The African Champions held the 1-0 lead in the series after winning the opening game 4-2. Taine Paton (22') and...
The South African Hockey Men got their official 2020 Road to Tokyo underway in Ballito today as they took on USA in the first of four test matches. In truth the squad is actually a week or so further along in their prep having played SA “A” in four games,...
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The South African men and women's hockey sides triumphed at the African Hockey Road to Tokyo tournament to secure a spot at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. South Africa men's hockey team eased past Egypt 3-2 to take gold at the Stellenbosch turf in Capetown in South Africa, while the...
Coach Garreth Ewing
The South African Hockey Men’s Coach Garreth Ewing has named squad for the African Road to Tokyo Event in Stellenbosch from 12-18 August. Garreth Ewing has recalled the highly experienced duo of Clinton Panther and Taine Paton and Dayaan Cassiem. Other players returning to the squad are Andrew Hobson, Daniel Bell...
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The fourth day of the FIH Series Finals in Valencia saw all the teams play their final match to mark an end of the pool stage of the tournament. An impressive South Africa women's hockey team ended their third and final pool match by crushing Thailand (7-0). Lilian du Plessis (3rd...
World No. 15 South Africa defeated World No.17 Italy (2-1) on day two of the FIH Women's Finals Series in Valencia. South Africa rode on goals through Bianca Wood (30th min) and Dirkie Chamberlain (42nd min). Both of the goals were scored through field goals. Eugenia Bianchi (52nd min) was the...
World no.16 South Africa stormed into the finals of the FIH Men's Hockey Series Finals in Bhubaneswar after going past USA in a pulsating first semi-final match at the Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar today. USA took the lead in the 15th minutes thanks to Aki Kaeppeler who netted a brilliant penalty...
South African Mens Hockey Players
World no. 16 South Africa men's hockey team thrashed 39th ranked Mexico men's hockey team in the final pool stage match of the FIH Series Finals in Bhubaneswar to finish third. The results means that South Africa will stay afloat in the tournament by making it to the cross-overs. Matthew de...
South Africa Hockey : South African Women seal series win over Namibia
The South African women's team successfully concluded their FIH Womens Test Match Series against Namibia by winning all three matches. 8 goals scored were from 7 different goal scorers, including Nicky Veto and Izelle Verster getting their first goals for the country, alongside Quanita Bobbs, Lisa Deetlifs, Celia Evans, Izelle...
South Africa Hockey : Women's team to take on Namibia in three match test series
All hockey loving eyes will divert to Randburg Astro turf tonight and this weekend as Supergroup South Africa’s Women’s Hockey team take on Namibia in a three match test series. The series marks a lot of significant firsts for South Africa. It will be the first test match as head...
South Africa vs Namibia (Men’s Hockey) : Who plays who, Schedule & Results
The South African Men's Hockey Team to play three test matches against the Namibian Men's Hockey Team on May 27 till May 30 2019. Check out the full schedule here: WHEN  WHAT TIME (Local Time)  WHO PLAYS WHO  RESULT 27 MAY 2019 19.00 South Africa vs Namibia 4-0 28 MAY 2019 19.00 South Africa vs Namibia 5-0 30 MAY 2019 19.00 South Africa vs Namibia 5-0

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