World Cups

Hockey World Cup: Belgium paint Bhubaneswar red with first gold

By The Hockey Paper, Bhubaneswar When Jeroen Hertzberger missed his sudden death shoot out attempt for the Netherlands, Belgium could finally celebrate a first …

Hockey World Cup 2018: Finals preview

By Todd Williams | Analysis And so, after 34 matches, we finally reach the last day of this wonderful World Cup and the two games that will determine the three …

Hockey World Cup: Holland and Belgium set up European final

For Australia and England, how do they come back less than 24 hours later and repeat for bronze? It will be a brutally physical test today – and for the …

Simon Gougnard helps Belgium to Hockey World Cup final after father’s passing

Emotion flowed through Simon Gougnard on Saturday as he helped Belgium reach their World Cup final with a 6-0 defeat of England, hours after his father passed …

Hockey World Cup: England, Belgium, Netherlands and Australia in frame

ODISHA HOCKEY WORLD CUP SEMI-FINAL PREVIEW GUIDE By Todd Williams | Analysis And then there were four. Emulating the achievement of their footballing …

England’s Hockey World Cup hopes rely on fitness and clear heads

What a night it was in Bhubaneswar for England – but six long days for Argentina. Ever since their dispiriting 5-3 defeat to France, Argentina had played …

Hockey World Cup: Australia in sight of record as changing Kookaburras

By The Hockey Paper, Bhubaneswar The statistics are piling up for Australia with the same velocity as their path towards a World Cup record. By working hard …

Battling England beat Argentina to reach Hockey World Cup semi-finals

The Hockey Paper report, Bhubaneswar England secured a brilliant, battling display over Argentina, the Olympic champions, to halt a long winless streak over …

Hockey World Cup: Australia hard to beat in wide open last eight

By Todd Williams | Analysis There has been much to savour in the first 28 games of this World Cup. A fantastic stadium with a wonderful atmosphere, some …

England youth has Hockey World Cup X-Factor, says George Pinner

By The Hockey Paper, Bhubaneswar Goalkeeper George Pinner believes that England’s young debutants are bringing some ‘X-factor’ to their World …

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