India vs Great Britain hockey quarterfinal: Indian on threshold of change

WSP2507210301 - India vs Great Britain hockey quarterfinal: Indian on threshold of change - August 1 could well turn out to be Indian hockey’s defining moment in the new century. For a nation deprived and parched of a top finish at the Olympics since the last of their eight glorious gold medals in 1980 Moscow, a win on Sunday could be the change that India had been seeking since last 41 years.

At the mid way stage of the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games, when elite sportspersons have set new marks and seeped their way into world sporting history with sparkling gold medals, the India versus Great Britain men’s hockey quarterfinals match slated for August 1 might appear to be an ordinary encounter. Harpreet Kaur Lamba But make […]

Day 8 at the Tokyo Olympic Games

Day 8 - Day 8 at the Tokyo Olympic Games - The Spanish ladies, with coach Adrian Lock who was released from quarantine back on the bench , easily won 4-1 against Japan in the last group match. New Zealand lost to China (3-2), but that team was ahead on goal difference in the final ranking of the group.

New Zealand is opponent of the Orange in the quarterfinals of the Tokyo Olympic Games, which finished first in Group A. Argentina will face Germany in the battle for a place in the semifinals. Olympic defending champion Great Britain plays in the quarterfinals against Spain (main photo, ed.) and India will compete against Australia, the number […]

Great Britain ends Ireland’s Olympic Journey

IMG3107215797 1 - Great Britain ends Ireland's Olympic Journey - Olympic Games – Pool A

Olympic Games – Pool A Ireland 0 Great Britain 2 Ireland’s inaugural Olympic campaign ended in tears at the pool stage after Great Britain won 2-0 at the Oi Hockey Stadium to ensure that Ireland would finish fifth in Pool A and that Spain would be Great Britain’s quarter-final opponents at 1300 BST on Monday, […]

Matla leads the Netherlands to Germany win

Matla en Xan blij nl dui os 1024x681 1 - Matla leads the Netherlands to Germany win - Germany went after the 2-2 in the last quarter, but made far too many technical errors to force serious opportunities. The Germans were dominant in the last minutes, but the defense of Orange was solid again. A penalty corner was saved with her feet by King.

The Dutch national team concluded the group stage as the winner in Tokyo on Saturday by beating opponent Germany 3-1. The Netherlands Ladies played very good hockey, especially in the first quarter. Unnecessarily they let Germany get back into the game, but in the end they stayed on their feet fairly easily. The 3-1 fell four minutes before […]