FIH: November Elections

fih elections - FIH: November Elections - While the fans still celebrate (or mourn) the Netherlands taking a 3rd world cup in a row in women’s hockey… For the more engaged follower of our sport the day after was marked by the resignation of Narinder Batra as FIH president. Batra also resigned from his roles as president of the Indian Olympic Association and his membership of the IOC. He cites personal reasons, which can be translated into the recent court order in Delhi stating he was in the wrong on several accounts that secured his power in the world of sports and the ongoing corruption allegations. The national association of Hockey India is currently run by 3 independent administrators, as ordered by the court, until they manage to run elections and appointments the right way. If they do not get their house in order soon, it might even jeopardise the upcoming men’s world cup in January 2023,

by Ernst Baart – Studio Hockey These next months might prove to be crucial for the future of our sport… While the fans still celebrate (or mourn) the Netherlands taking a 3rd world cup in a row in women’s hockey… For the more engaged follower of our sport the day after was marked by the […]

World Cup: Kershaw Double Gives Australia Bronze

2022 1388 16514 001 c4 19 - World Cup: Kershaw Double Gives Australia Bronze - Australia has won a medal from a women's hockey World Cup for the third time in five editions. Katrina Powell's team defeated Germany thanks to two goals from Stephanie Kershaw, who scored twice in the final phase: 1-2.

Australia has won a medal from a women’s hockey World Cup for the third time in five editions. Katrina Powell’s team defeated Germany thanks to two goals from Stephanie Kershaw, who scored twice in the final phase: 1-2. It was a short night for Germany, who worked overtime against Argentina on Saturday. In that wonderful […]