Tuesday, June 22, 2021

Europe

EuroHockey Championships 2021 set for reduced fans

EuroHockey organisers are hoping to admit up to 2,700 fans every day for June's Championships in Amsterdam. However, the Championships look set to be attended by partisan Dutch fans at this stage. Strict travel rules are in place for international...

Emmanuel Stockbroekx suffers nasty concussion injury

Belgium Red Lion Emmanuel Stockbroekx suffered internal bleeding and concussion after a nasty clash of heads during the national hockey league play-offs. The incident occured when L'Orée's Stockbroekx went into a three-way tackle with Max Lootens of KHC Dragons. The...

Frédérique Matla hails Den Bosch coach Raoul Ehren after EHL Women’s triumph

Dutch hat-trick star Frédérique Matla paid tribute to outgoing Den Bosch coach Raoul Ehren after sweeping to another European title triumph on Monday. Matla, Lidewij Welten and Maartje Krekelaar all netted as Den Bosch routed Club de Campo de Madrid...

Dutch hockey star Eva de Goede breaks wrist in EHL collision

Dutch women's captain Eva de Goede saw her preparations for the Olympics severely hampered after breaking her wrist. De Goede left the pitch in tears during Amsterdam's third-place 4-2 win over Der Club an der Alster at the first Euro...

Wales men to kickstart EuroHockey 2021 Championships

Wales men will open this summer's EuroHockey Championships after retaining their top flight status in thrilling circumstances in 2019. Wales beat Ireland in their final game two years ago in Antwerp, condemning former coach Alex Cox's side to relegation. The Welsh...

Hockey star Margot van Geffen recovering after ice skating fall

Influential Dutch player Margot van Geffen hopes to recover in time for the EHL play-offs after breaking her elbow in an ice skating accident. Van Geffen, who has played over 200 times for Oranje women, landed on her arm two...

Zach Wallace will be Hoofdklasse leading light, says Pearn

Surbiton men's coach Mark Pearn believes that Zach Wallace will be one of the leading players in the Hoofdklasse next season after joining HGC. The men's domestic champions lost Wallace and Alan Forsyth to the Dutch side following the Tokyo...

GB hockey trio head to continent for 2021/22 club season

The GB international exodus to the continent after the Tokyo Olympics has continued apace with further big name signings. Hannah Martin will leave Surbiton after five seasons to play for THC Hurley next season in the Dutch Hoofdklasse. Meanwhile, fellow Surbiton...

British hockey trio sign for Dutch club HGCa

English domestic hockey will lose one of its most potent forwards in recent years after Surbiton ace Alan Forsyth was announced as an HGC player next season. The Hague club secured the signings of three GB players on Thursday after...

EuroHockey 2021 could see fans enter with Covid app

Organisers are looking into an ID Wallet app to allow fans to watch this summer's EuroHockey Championships in Amsterdam. Title sponsor Rabobank is currently working on a 'Back 2 Live' app which would see spectators provide a Covid test result...
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