A bizarre end to an entertaining game

Oranje Rood3 WV 1024x683 1 - A bizarre end to an entertaining game - When Oranje-Rood entered the circle of the opponent no less than 25 times in the memorable relegation fight with Kampong last week , but only scored one goal and thus lost 1-2, the neutral supporter felt a sense of pity. Pity the poor Oranje-Rood.That feeling predominates on Sunday afternoon after the hockey cracker Victoria-Oranje-Rood. That the number twelve of the competition had deserved a victory. The confrontation of the finalist from Eindhoven against the fighting machine from Rotterdam was one that will be discussed for the time being. Spectators are lucky enough to witness one of the most bizarre twists of this season this season. Oranje-Rood thinks they have won their first victory of the year after seventy minutes, at the end of the crisis week with the dismissal of coach Stefan Duyf. But a fraction later, when Oranje-Rood has already celebrated the party, the situation is completely different.

Sunday afternoon, 3 p.m. Victoria-Oranje-Rood (2-2) has already passed for 45 minutes, when Rob Haantjes – interim coach of the Eindhoven team – is still discussing vigorously with referees Armand Triepels and Berry van Bentum in the clubhouse. Crying with happiness, the players of Oranje-Rood fell into each other’s arms when the horn sounded after seventy minutes […]

Hattrick Jip Janssen not enough: ‘Lost ourselves’

2021WV W2 5752 scaled 1200x600 1635174892 - Hattrick Jip Janssen not enough: 'Lost ourselves' - Drag in the first three penalty corners of the game. Write a clean hat-trick in twenty-seven minutes. But still go down the field defeated. That happened to Jip Janssen on Sunday during the top match against Oranje-Rood in Eindhoven.

Drag in the first three penalty corners of the game. Write a clean hat-trick in twenty-seven minutes. But still go down the field defeated. That happened to Jip Janssen on Sunday during the top match against Oranje-Rood in Eindhoven. Of course he should have been the hero of the match. The hero of the day for Kampong. Everything looked like […]

Stefan Duyf refuses to throw in the towel

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Waiting for the first win of the season, the pressure on Oranje-Rood, the current number twelve of the Dutch big league, is increasing every week. How does coach Stefan Duyf view the situation, after the worrying 1-2 defeat against competitor Kampong ? ‘ Copypaste , that’s it again’, are the first words of the 38-year-old coach when asked what he […]

HK (D): Den Bosch wins topper, another win for Kampong

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On the ninth matchday in the Dutch big league, Den Bosch won the top match against Amsterdam. In the Wagener Stadium it was 2-1 for the leader on Sunday. At the bottom, Kampong was 2-1 too strong for last-placed Oranje-Rood and HGC took three points in the duel with hdm in the nick of time thanks to […]

Lachlan Sharp Signs for Amsterdam

Lachlan Sharp v2 - Lachlan Sharp Signs for Amsterdam - The 24-year-old international was one of the stars in the Australian squad that won silver at the Tokyo Games this summer. Sharp says in a comment that he is looking forward to playing together at Amsterdam with his two Australian teammates Matthew Dawson and Trent Mitton. “I have always wanted to play in the premier league. It's the best competition in the world," said Sharp.

Amsterdam stuns at the last minute before the start of the competition by attracting Lachlan Sharp.  The 24-year-old international was one of the stars in the Australian squad that won silver at the Tokyo Games this summer. Sharp says in a comment that he is looking forward to playing together at Amsterdam with his two Australian […]

Thrilling shoot-outs give Bloemendaal the lead in the final

B21I6886 scaled 1200x600 1620917217 - Thrilling shoot-outs give Bloemendaal the lead in the final - Bloemendaal has taken a lead in the final battle of the play-offs. Rick Mathijssen's team won after taking shoot-outs from Kampong. After seventy exciting minutes it was 2-2.

Bloemendaal has taken a lead in the final battle of the play-offs. Rick Mathijssen’s team won after taking shoot-outs from Kampong. After seventy exciting minutes it was 2-2. They were all ready. All 22 players on the field and the two referees. But just when the orange smoke had cleared from the circle of Kampong, the last echoes of […]

Matla leads Den Bosch to victory over Amsterdam

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A backhand shot by Frédérique Matla on Thursday evening in the Wagener Stadium resulted in a 0-1 victory for Den Bosch against reigning champion Amsterdam. With a win next Saturday at the Oosterplas, the Bosschenaren conquer the national title. The possible decider is Sunday. Apart from captain Eva de Goede, Amsterdam also appeared at the start without […]

Hoofdklasse Playoff finals details announced

2020WV WV 0525 - Hoofdklasse Playoff finals details announced - The finalists of the play-offs in the Hoofdklasse and Tulp big league men have been announced. The ladies compete for the fifth time in a row Den Bosch and Amsterdam for the national title, with the team from Amsterdam defending their title. For the men, the final battle is a repeat of 2019. When Bloemendaal and Kampong also faced each other and Bloemendaal won the twentieth championship.

The finalists of the play-offs in the Hoofdklasse and Tulp big league men have been announced. The ladies compete for the fifth time in a row Den Bosch and Amsterdam for the national title, with the team from Amsterdam defending their title. For the men, the final battle is a repeat of 2019. When Bloemendaal and Kampong […]