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Commonwealth Games an ideal opportunity for players to gain experience ahead of the Vitality Women’s Hockey World Cup, London 2018
The XXI Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia was the last major tournament for many of the participating nations at this year's Vitality Women’s Hockey World Cup, London 2018. As such, it was the ideal opportunity for the players to experience the atmosphere of a big international occasion and...
Pakistan ended their 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games campaign Undefeatable
The performance of Pakistan senior hockey team in Commonwealth Games was surprising not only for the fans of hockey but also the PHF itself. Hockey experts did not expect that they would play so well. Drawing matches against India and England, two of the strongest hockey teams, is no...
Champions Trophy winners Kookaburras remain top of Men's FIH Hero World Rankings
After an amazing 10 days at the 2018 Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast where the Kookaburras won a record sixth gold medal and the Hockeyroos won a silver medal, Hockey Australia (HA) wishes to pay tribute to all of the athletes, coaches and support staff who made the...
Stacey Michelsen named closing ceremony flag bearer
Women’s captain Stacey Michelsen has been named flag bearer for the New Zealand Team at Gold Coast 2018. Rob Waddell made the announcement this afternoon as the New Zealand Team gathered ahead of the Closing Ceremony. “Each and every one of our athletes has been outstanding here on the Gold Coast,”...
Any one of Australia’s 18 players could have been named Player of the Match says Captain Mark Knowles
Any one of Australia’s 18 players in Saturday’s 2018 Commonwealth Games final could have been named Player of the Match according to outgoing skipper Mark Knowles and he loves that. The Kookaburras won the Commonwealth Games gold medal on Saturday with a 2-0 win over New Zealand in the decider...
Kookaburras send off retiring captain Mark Knowles a fairy tale finish
The Kookaburras have given retiring captain Mark Knowles a fairy tale finish and secured their sixth consecutive Commonwealth Games gold medal after a 2-0 win over New Zealand in Saturday’s final at the Gold Coast Hockey Centre. Second quarter goals from Aaron Kleinschmidt and Matt Dawson secured the victory for...
Hockeyroos missed out in their bid for a fourth consecutive Commonwealth Games gold medal
The Hockeyroos have missed out in their bid for a fourth consecutive Commonwealth Games gold medal after going down 4-1 to New Zealand in Saturday afternoon’s final at Gold Coast Hockey Centre. Australia claimed the silver medal for the first time, having claimed four of the five gold medals since...
Hockeyroos coach Paul Gaudoin wants his side to learn the lessons of their 2018 Commonwealth Games final defeat
Hockeyroos coach Paul Gaudoin wants his side to learn the lessons of their 2018 Commonwealth Games final defeat for their betterment ahead of the 2018 World Cup and 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Australia will compete at the World Cup in London in July and August, having lost 4-1 to New Zealand...
England's men made it double bronze at the Commonwealth Games
England 2 (1) Ward (PC, 7; PC, 42) India 1 (1) Varun (PC, 27) England's men made it double bronze at the Commonwealth Games after putting in an excellent display to defeat India in their bronze medal match. Sam Ward scored both goals to take him to the top of the tournament's goalscoring charts...
England scored six goals as they won the CWG 2018 Bronze Medal
England 6 (1) Pearne-Webb (PC, 27); Bray (FG, 43; FG, 49); Unsworth (FG, 55); Danson (FG, 56; FG, 57)   India 0 (0)   England scored six goals as they won their sixth consecutive Commonwealth Games medal, securing bronze with a crushing victory over India.   There were two goals each for Alex Danson and Sophie...
New Zealand Men end their CWG 2018 campaign with A Silver Medal
The New Zealand Men have come away with a silver medal at the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games after being beaten 2-0 by hosts Australia in the final. As expected, it was a tight battle between the trans-Tasman rivals with a strong second quarter from Australia allowing them to score twice...
Kiwi Women win their first ever Commonwealth Games gold medal.
The New Zealand Women have written a new page in the history books after dominating Australia 4-1 to win their first ever Commonwealth Games gold medal. Shiloh Gloyn electrified the vocal Kiwi fans in the 28th minute when she hammered a forehand shot past goalkeeper Rachael Lynch, giving New Zealand a...
Indian Men's Hockey Team looses out on the CWG 2018 Bronze Medal
Gold Coast (Australia), 14 April 2018: England avenged their 3-4 loss to India in the Round Robin stage as they beat Indian Men’s Hockey Team 2-1 in the Bronze Medal match here at the XXI Commonwealth Games on Saturday. It was Sam Ward (7’, 43’) who scored in England’s win while Varun...
Indian Men's Hockey Team looses out on the CWG 2018 Bronze Medal
Gold Coast (Australia), 14 April 2018: The Indian Women’s Hockey Team’s campaign at the Gold Coast XXI Commonwealth Games came to a disappointing end as they lost to England 0-6 in the Bronze Medal match of the competition here at the Gold Coast Hockey Centre. India had started the match well as they pressed...
Blacksticks Men set up gold medal clash
The New Zealand Men will play for a gold medal after stunning India 3-2 in the semi finals at the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games. The Kiwis were in sublime form and shrugged off India’s dominance over them in recent years to book a place in their first Commonwealth Games final...