Sunday, August 7, 2022

Women's Hockey

Crowdfunding Canada women equal Commonwealth Games best

Birmingham -- Continued crowdfunding and Canada women have ended consecutive Commonwealth Games in fifth place after beating Scotland in their final classification game. The hockey gods weren’t with Canada against India in their final pool game, edged out in attempting...

Commonwealth Games Hockey: How England rose after 2014 shoot-out loss to Australia

“I’ve stood there myself and, in my eyes, just to take one means you are a hero. The silence that descends in the stadium is epic. Your legs are starting to shake and you’re like ‘come on umpire, blow...

Commonwealth Games Hockey: England ready for ‘crunch time’ as Wales cast aside

Birmingham -- There was some blood, a few ankle injuries but the only sweat was coming from the Welsh as this home nations' cut and thrust clash saw England coast to a 5-0 victory. With Mark Hughes’ daughter, Xenna, lining...

Commonwealth Games Hockey: England v Wales will be classic home nations, says Hinch

Birmingham -- England women's Maddie Hinch expects another home nations tussle against Wales in their last group game before the semi-finals and a likely match-up with New Zealand. England will still be smarting from their pool stage defeat at the...

Commonwealth Games Hockey: Australia women set up semi-final with India

Birmingham -- Australia set up a women’s semi-final with India as they came through a final group game against Scotland with a 2-0 victory and clean sheet of matches ahead of the knock-outs. Goals from Grace Stewart and Shanea Tonkin...

Alyson Annan: Hockey World Cup recap, the good, the bad and the ugly 

Having being part of a number of World Cups and being in international hockey now for almost 30 years now this World Cup is one to remember, writes our columnist  This World Cup was one with many indifferences and challenges....

Commonwealth Games Hockey: Ghana keep Wales on their toes despite video umpire howler

Ghana failed to notch a shot and were trailing Wales by only one goal until the fourth quarter. But a glaring video umpire howler put a spanner in the works of an otherwise "proud" performance as the Welsh ran...

Commonwealth Games: England aim to continue women’s sport high after Canada win

Birmingham -- England's GB hockey players know all about stopping the country in its tracks. Mere minutes after Chloe Kelly had scored England’s winner at football’s Euro 2020, Anna Toman slapped home England’s opener against Canada. ‘It’s coming home!’...

Commonwealth Games Hockey: Wales and Scotland women lose out

Birmingham -- Amy Gibson was hailed as "absolutely outstanding" as the Scottish goalkeeper played a crucial hand in keeping the Commonwealth women's champions on their guard on Saturday night. New Zealand, fresh from tournament hockey at the Women's World Cup,...

England rack up record Commonwealth Games hockey score with 12-0 Ghana win

Birmingham -- England women racked up their biggest Commonwealth Games victory across both genders after decamping in Ghana's final third all afternoon and facing 10 behind the ball, but biding their time and scoring 12 goals on Saturday.  Eight players...
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England women topple Australia to win Commonwealth hockey gold

Birmingham -- England women are Commonwealth hockey champions. David Ralph’s side won their first ever Commonwealth title with a...
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