Tuesday, May 18, 2021

South Africa Hockey News

36 year old, Julian, or Boetie as he is known has announced his retirement from International Hockey. Julian's last appearance for South Africa was at the 2018 FIH Hockey World Cup in India in December. Julian has been an integral member of the team. He has represented South Africa at the...
The party’s over for Rhett Halkett. Then again, it might just be getting started. Rhett Halkett, one of the most impactful hockey players South Africa has seen, announced that he is retiring from international hockey after 157 caps. A veteran in the sport, Rhett has played three Hockey World Cups (2010,...
The South African Women's Hockey Team to play three test matches against the Namibian Women's Hockey Team on May 24 and 25 2019. Check out the full schedule here: WHEN  WHAT TIME (Local Time)  WHO PLAYS WHO  RESULT 24 MAY 2019 19.00 South Africa vs Namibia 1-0 25 MAY 2019 11.15 South Africa vs Namibia 2-0 25 MAY 2019 19.30 South Africa vs Namibia 8-0
Tim Drummond
The South African Hockey Association has announced the SA Men’s side that will take part in the FIH Hockey Series Final in Bhubaneswar from the 6-15 June 2019. The tournament will be the first under the stewardship of Garreth Ewing with the goal of trying to finish in the top...
Meet Hannah Pearce, a Harvard University student, who has been selected to represent her native South Africa in the women’s Senior National Field Hockey Team. This is not the first time she has represented her country on an international stage; Pearce was named Dave Carr U18 Girls Player of the...
The South African Women’s Hockey Team, proudly sponsored by Supergroup, will be taking part in the FIH Hockey Series Final in Valencia from the 19-27 June. The tournament, featuring 8 sides including hosts Spain, has two spots up for grabs in the Olympic Qualifying matches to be played later this...
The South African Hockey Association have appointed Garreth Ewing as the new head coach of the South African Hockey Men.  Ewing will be tasked with leading South Africa through to the 2022 Hockey World Cup. Ewing has been a part of the South African set up since 2004 working in...
The Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality Corporation in partnership with SA Hockey officially opened the 'Gelvandale Astro Turf' for hockey. The turf will benefit about 38 schools in and around the metro. SA Hockey President, Mr Deon Morgan believes that the sport field will not only help children but will also open opportunities...
South Africa Hockey : Women's team to take on Namibia in three match test series
The South African Hockey Association have today announced the South African Women’s Hockey Squad. This squad will be the first under coach Robin van Ginkel and will be used to select the final tournament squads for the FIH Open Series Final in Valencia in June. With Tokyo 2020 having just...
Financial woes continue to trouble South Africa hockey with the sport's national body withdrawing from the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup 2019. An official source told us, that SA Hockey considered withdrawing from the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup 2019 due to fund crunch. “No arrangements were made to cover the expenses of the...
Sulette Damons
After 198 games for South Africa including three FIH Hockey World Cups, three Commonwealth Games and of course the 2012 Olympic Games, Sulette Damons has decided to call time on her SA Hockey career. In the most recent outing for the Women, Sulette was once again the co-captain as South...
Deon Morgan
Deon Morgan has been selected as the man to succeed Mike du Plessis as the ultimate head of council for hockey in South Africa. Deon who hails from the Eastern Province has been instrumental in setting up the Gelvan Park Hockey Club, also serving as the president of Eastern Province...
The South African outdoor hockey women are currently in camp in Johannesburg preparing for a tough year of outdoor hockey. Two big tournaments for South Africa in the current year are the FIH Open Series Final in Spain in June and the African Cup in Potchefstroom in August. The squad...
Paton Taine
2019 promises to be busy for both the SA men and women’s sides with the qualifying tournament for next year's Tokyo Olympics scheduled for August in South Africa. The competition will run from August 12 to 18, after which the African Games, slated for October 14-21 in Morocco, take over. But...
Dayaan Cassiem
The odds were stacked massively against the South African Hockey men as they took on World number 3 Belgium in a backs-against-the-wall battle to try and secure progress to the cross overs. They would also be up against another South African coach as Belgium have the services of Craig Fulton,...

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