Monday, June 27, 2022

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Jeroen Hertzberger recalled for Holland’s World Cup squad

Dutch coach Max Caldas cut a confident figure on Friday as he selected his 18-strong squad for next month's men's Hockey World Cup. Dutch forwards Bjorn Kellerman, Jorrit Croon and Joep de Mol were left out of Caldas' squad but...

Joie Leigh hopes Dutch hockey tilt will warrant England return

After a summer leading the sustainability programme at the World Cup, The Hockey Paper speaks to Joie Leigh as she embarks on a stint playing in Europe Joie Leigh believes she still has the desire to play international hockey when...

Women’s Hockey World Cup: London embassies feel the passion

The Vitality Women's Hockey World Cup is here and follows the football version played out in Russia. It seems like weeks ago now, but Germany and Argentina failed to even make it out of the group stages, the Netherlands...

Maria Verschoor left out of Holland’s women’s hockey World Cup squad

By The Hockey Paper Maria Verschoor, the 24-year-old forward, is a surprise omission from coach Alyson Annan's 18-strong Netherlands squad for their 2018 women's World Cup defence later this month. The Amsterdam star, a Rio silver medallist, is one of five...

EuroHockey Championships goes Dutch as Amstelveen awarded 2021 event

By Richard Bright The Netherlands will host the EuroHockey Championships for the third time in 11 years after being granted host status for the 2021 men's and women's events. Europe's showpiece will return to the compact Wagener Stadium in Amstelveen for...

Holland and Argentina set for pre-hockey women’s World Cup clash

By The Hockey Paper The Netherlands will gear up for the defence of their World Cup title with a series of competitive matches in the run-up to the Vitality women's Hockey World Cup in London. The Oranje Ladies will play three...

Dutch hockey urges clubs to stop junior competitions below under-12 level

By The Hockey Paper Dutch hockey's governing body wants clubs to stop selection training and competitive hockey for children below under-12 level. The Royal Dutch Hockey Association (KNHB) believes that the small timeframe to prove themselves leads to stress. "In 90 minutes...

Maartje Paumen retires from club hockey and returns to Dutch leagues as MOP assistant coach

By The Hockey Paper Dutch hockey great Maartje Paumen has played her last game after it was confirmed that the penalty corner specialist will be joining Dutch outfit MOP as assistant coach next season. After a 17-year club career which spanned...

EuroHockey 2017: Netherlands comeback clinches thrilling men’s gold 4-2 against Belgium

AMSTERDAM -- How to silence - initially - 10,000 Oranje? Play forceful, serene hockey with incisive interchanges. Belgium, 2-0 up inside 30 minutes, did just that and with some aplomb as they sent a disbelieving Wagener Stadium into rare...

EuroHockey 2017: Holland women show class against spirited Belgium to lift title 3-0

By The Hockey Paper staff in Amsterdam The Netherlands staved off the threat of a Belgium side undaunted by playing their first major final to lift the Rabo EuroHockey Championships title in front of a partisan crowd at the Wagener...
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