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Hockey Pro League: Belgium have ‘best corner routine in world’

Nico de Kerpel says Belgium have the best penalty corner routine in the world after topping the Pro League table in their away legs. The world champs beat …

Hockey Pro League: Belgium sour hosts’ Australia Day

By The Hockey Paper The Kookaburras and Hockeyroos had their Australia Day celebrations soured on Sunday at Sydney’s Olympic Park. The Kookaburras …

Australia and Belgium set for hockey showdown and top bragging rights

By Richard Bright Belgium, the men’s world and European champions, open their FIH Pro League account this weekend gunning for revenge against Australia …

EuroHockey 2019 final: peerless Belgium men storm to first title, 5-0 over Spain

By Rod Gilmour | Antwerp On this evidence, only a major Tokyo heatwave stopping players in their tracks will halt Shane Mcleod’s fearsome team of Red …

EuroHockey classic for the ages: Belgium beat Germany in Antwerp epic

By Rod Gilmour | Antwerp Belgium 4 Germany 2 So, a handball in a major sporting semi-final went against Germany as Belgium memorably, brilliantly and …

EuroHockey 2019: Belgium men ‘can win Grand Slam’ by 2024

Hockey Belgium president Marc Coudron says there is “no pressure” in his prediction that the nation can win a clean sweep of men’s major …

Hockey Belgium president on World Cup win: ‘We weren’t football, Eddy Merckx or Justine Henin!’

By Rod Gilmour | EuroHockey Special The email came through from the city of Brussels on Marc Coudron’s phone shortly after Belgium’s first world …

Hockey Belgium’s rise to top is simple: strong club network, coaching talent

By Todd Williams | opinion As far as years go, 2007 wasn’t particularly significant in the international men’s game. With no Olympics or World Cup, the …

EuroHockey 2019: Sebastien Dockier left out of Belgium squad

By The Hockey Paper Kiwi coach Shane McLeod has made some surprise omissions as hosts Belgium attempt to add the EuroHockey Championship title to their World …

Maddie Hinch claims FIH world hockey prize as Belgium dominate awards

By The Hockey Paper Maddie Hinch was hailed as a “real presence” on Thursday after being named world goalkeeper of the year for a third year in …