Monday, May 23, 2022

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Hockey Pro League: England and Germany end honours even after reverse wins

Fresh cycle, new players, indifferent results. That's the facts which face England or Great Britain teams at the start of an Olympic path. And that was summed in Mönchengladbach yesterday when England followed up a brace of victories with...

Germany put league hockey first as Pro League dates changed

Germany hockey officials have admitted to a "feat of strength with concessions from all parties" to change Pro League games and clear the way for league matches to remain untouched. In a win for clubs, the FIH Pro League games...

‘Interesting option’: Argentina star Gonzalo Peillat granted German citizenship

Gonzalo Peillat, the Argentinian regarded as one of world hockey's best dragflickers, has acquired German citizenship and hinted at a desire to gain selection for the national team. Peillat, 29, fell out with Argentinian coach German Orozco after the 2018...

My life in hockey: Nike Lorenz, Germany women’s captain

Die Danas captain Nike Lorenz, 24, made headlines at the Tokyo Olympics when she led calls to be able to wear the rainbow colours at the Games. She is currently studying for a Masters of Science in entrepreneurship, innovation...

FIH wanting Hockey 5s and 11-a-side in Olympics is ‘fantasy’

Placing Hockey 5s alongside the traditional 11-a-side format at future Olympics is an FIH "fanstasy", according to leading German officials. The International Hockey Federation has made inroads into lifting the shortened outdoor format of the game, one which will co-exist...

German hockey sees participation growth over other sports

German hockey has bucked the trend over other sports and has grown membership despite the pandemic. Data from the German Olympic Sports Confederation revealed that 800,000 had relinquished memberships across sports in Germany. Hockey and ice hockey are the only...

Olympics Hockey: Australia men set up Belgium final in style

“Well, I think the hockey fans are in for a real treat, aren't they?" That was Kookaburras coach Colin Batch's assertion after Australia outwitted and outclassed Germany to reach their first Olympic hockey final since 2004. Germany were locked in Australia's...

Germany tactical masterclass prevails over ‘hot-headed’ Argentina

Germany beat the "hot-minded" Argentinians to reach the Olympic men's semi-finals for the fifth time in succession after a tactical, typically efficient masterclass in sweltering Tokyo conditions on Sunday. A 3-1 win against the Olympic champions thanks to an all-firing...

‘Real competitor’: Germany’s Alex Stadler rise from English school to Tokyo Olympics

IMOGEN AINSWORTH on how 21-year-old goalkeeper Alex Stadler’s rise to the Germany Olympic hockey team was nurtured with fun and dedication at one English school Alex Stadler’s seemingly rapid rise to the top - to become Germany’s No.1 choice goalkeeper...

Ireland debutants confident their end game can rattle Olympic teams

It’s not how you start, it’s how you finish. You will hear this statement across any competition at the Tokyo Olympics. In the women’s hockey tournament, debutants Ireland certainly pride themselves on full application until the final whistle, and it...
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Maddie Hinch: ‘So proud to make history’ as Tilburg reach Dutch big league

Images like this have become a familar sight in world hockey: Maddie Hinch jumping into sprinting team-mates following shoot-out...
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