Euro Day 8: Men of Russia and Wales share the points

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Wales needed twelve goals against Russia to knock France from the second place in group C. The group in which they compete for a World Cup ticket. That premise was not very realistic for Wales. The team defended a lead for a long time, but in the end the runs were shared: 3-3.  Andrey Kuraev opened the […]

Netherlands march on to the European Cup Final

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Despite a lot of goodwill and some great possibilities, the Belgian players did not manage to surprise the Netherlands who will play their 4th consecutive European final. After having brilliantly secured their place in the last four, the Panthers could approach this derby of the flat countries without any pressure. Indeed, the meeting was unbalanced on […]

England 1 point from World Cup Qualification after Ireland Win

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EuroHockey Championship – Women Pool C Ireland 1 England 5 England took a big step towards securing fifth place and World Cup qualification, coming back from a 1-0 first quarter deficit to beat Ireland 5-1 and secure their position at the top of Pool C. Having carried forward a 4-0 victory over Italy, a draw […]

Fighting spirit of the Scots secure 3-1 win Vs Italy

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EuroHockey Championship – Women Pool C Scotland 3 Italy 1 Scotland won their first match at the EuroHockey Championships in Amstelveen, soaking up Italian pressure in the first quarter before scoring twice in the second to set up the victory. Scotland had last met Italy in a feisty EuroHockey Championships II final in Glasgow in […]

No final for the Red Lions, beaten by the Netherlands

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Despite a good collective performance, the reigning European champions will not compete in a third consecutive final. They were beaten at the Shoot-Outs by Dutch people carried by their audience. The poster for this semi-final was obviously enticing. A classic of recent years. A meeting between the Netherlands and Belgium always smacks of powder given the rivalry between […]

Orange wins heated brotherhood and takes final place at European Championship

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The Netherlands has reached the final of the European Championship for the thirteenth time. In a compelling semi-final battle, Belgium was defeated after taking shoot-outs, after sixty minutes it was 2-2. On Saturday in the final, the Orange squad will face Germany, which defeated England earlier in the day. After the last decisive shoot-out, which he beautifully […]

Max Caldas about his goosebump’ moment (and about Germany)

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The wonderful semi-final at the European Championship against Belgium had highlights in abundance. Jorrit Croon’s winning shoot-out. The incredibly important equalizer of Jip Janssen. And the beautiful first Dutch goal by Seve van Ass. But national coach Max Caldas also thoroughly enjoyed a moment before the game. ‘For the first time I really heard our people sing the […]

European Championship Day 7: Germany reaches the final at the expense of England

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Germany has reached the final of the European Championship on Day 7 in Amstelveen. The team was 3-2 too strong for England in the semi-finals. It is the first final for the Germans since 2015 in which the Netherlands lost 6-1. The Orange Men will also be Germany’s opponent in the final battle next Saturday. Earlier in the day, […]