Indoor: Five Key Moments in the Lost European Championship Final of Orange

Netherlands Indoor Defends PC - Indoor: Five Key Moments in the Lost European Championship Final of Orange - But just when everyone thinks that Germany has finally turned the game, Donja Zwinkels arrives. Sticking to the right bar, she smoothly turns away from Sonja Zimmermann and Sara Strauss a few seconds after the 2-3 with the ball on her stick. The indoor diva then also slaloms past Janne Müller-Wielandt and Maertens and lobs the ball at speed over the leggards of keeper Nathalie Kubalski.

While the Oranje Dames Zaal are now back in the Netherlands, we took another full look at the images of the lost European Championship final against Germany on Saturday (5-4) in Hamburg. We look back at that intense, nerve-racking final battle with five key moments. 1. Orange deals the first blow Under pressure from a few […]

Belgium: Indoor Red Lions Dissapoint in Hamburg

Belgium Indoor 1 - Belgium: Indoor Red Lions Dissapoint in Hamburg - While they came to Hamburg to win a medal, the Belgians missed their European meeting. They finish in a very disappointing 5th place after half-hearted performances. If their ambitions were realistic, they however lacked the lucidity and aggressiveness to achieve them.

A disappointing Euro for frustrated Indoor Red Lions While they came to Hamburg to win a medal, the Belgians missed their European meeting. They finish in a very disappointing 5th place after half-hearted performances. If their ambitions were realistic, they however lacked the lucidity and aggressiveness to achieve them. JNever before has the Belgian indoor team seemed […]

Indoor: The Battle Between the Hockey Enthusiast and the Sportsman Hertzberger

WV2022 WV2R6130 1200x600 1670717735 - Indoor: The Battle Between the Hockey Enthusiast and the Sportsman Hertzberger - “I think we can be proud of the way we presented ourselves. We really gave everything and at times showed good indoor hockey with a lot of energy. The energy we missed in the morning.'

As a hockey fan, Jeroen Hertzberger enjoys his first title tournament with the Orange in Hamburg, but the sportsman in him is disappointed that the team is playing for bronze today and not for the European title. “The tournament is a great experience anyway. I enjoy every second between the beams. I already look back on it […]

Indoor: Orange Women Battled Down in Blistering European Championship Final

Netherlands Inddor Final - Indoor: Orange Women Battled Down in Blistering European Championship Final - In the lion's den, a bravely fighting Orange failed to crown itself European indoor champion among the women. In a blistering final in a steaming Sporthalle Hamburg, the Netherlands remained a contender for the title until the final whistle, but eventually had to bow to host country Germany: 5-4. It is the third lost European final in a row for the Orange Women.

In the lion’s den, a bravely fighting Orange failed to crown itself European indoor champion among the women. In a blistering final in a steaming Sporthalle Hamburg, the Netherlands remained a contender for the title until the final whistle, but eventually had to bow to host country Germany: 5-4. It is the third lost European final in […]

Netherlands: Supreme Orange Ladies to Fifth European Championship Final in a Row

Netherlands Ulkraine Celebration - Netherlands: Supreme Orange Ladies to Fifth European Championship Final in a Row - The Oranje Dames Zaal will face Germany in the European Championship final on Saturday afternoon. The team of national coach Kristiaan Timman qualified for the final battle on Friday evening by beating Ukraine in the last group match with big numbers: 12-1.

The Oranje Dames Zaal will face Germany in the European Championship final on Saturday afternoon. The team of national coach Kristiaan Timman qualified for the final battle on Friday evening by beating Ukraine in the last group match with big numbers: 12-1. The Dutch women now have less than twenty hours to prepare for their fifth […]

Netherlands: Sensational Comeback for Orange Men Against Belgium

Netherlands Indoor - Netherlands: Sensational Comeback for Orange Men Against Belgium - The Netherlands and Belgium met each other last weekend in Brussels for an exhibition match. That duel had no winner. It became 5-5. Two years ago at the European Championships, the Derby of the Low Countries was also played in the group stage. In Berlin, the Orange was too strong 7-4.

In an exciting and at times crazy third group match, the Oranje Heren won 10-7 against Belgium. Just like against Germany, Robert Tigges’ team had to work hard to make up for a deficit. This time, the comeback – after a 1-5 and 3-6 score – also paid off in the form of three points. The Dutch […]

Netherlands: Orange Ladies Bow in Wonderful Hockey Fight with Germany

Netherlands Brands Indoor - Netherlands: Orange Ladies Bow in Wonderful Hockey Fight with Germany - The spectators present, including a large part from the Netherlands, saw the Orange start flashy and fierce. Laura van Heugten fired on keeper Nathalie Kubalski's goal from the right in the second minute. Her first attempt was blocked, but in the second instance it was a hit: 1-0, her first goal at this European Championship.

The Orange Ladies suffered the first defeat of the European Championship in Hamburg in a fascinating hockey battle with Germany. In an open duel plenty of opportunities, technical highlights and hard fouls, the team of national coach Kristiaan Timman was left behind 2-4, after a 2-0 lead. For the first time since the 2018 World Cup, […]

Belgium: The Indoor Red Lions Lacked Lucidity Against Austria

Belgium Indoor 1 - Belgium: The Indoor Red Lions Lacked Lucidity Against Austria - This balance of 1/6 after the first day is in any case an appreciable result against the 2 big contenders for the title. It is tomorrow, against the Netherlands (2:30 p.m.) then against the Czech Republic and Switzerland on Saturday, that Belgium will have to demonstrate its ability to achieve the objectives set in this Euro, namely a place on the podium. . “The results of the day are obviously positive because we knew that this first day would be complicated”, continued the Lions coach. “If we had narrowly lost the 2 matches, we would not have been more advanced. Here, we have a first point and above all good prospects for the rest of the tournament. We remain confident and we are aware of the mistakes not to repeat during the next 3 meetings. In our head, we want to snatch a victory against the Dutch because we are greedy. But it's the last 2 duels that will be really decisive and that will allow us to play for 3rd place which is our objective. »

Despite the defeat against Austria in the second meeting of the Euro indoor, the Belgians can continue to nurture certain ambitions in the tournament. But, for that, it will be necessary to confirm the performance achieved against Germany and above all to correct the imperfections of the duel against the world number 1. After having shared […]

Belgium: Solid Entry Into the Indoor Red Lions at the Euro

Belgium Indoor - Belgium: Solid Entry Into the Indoor Red Lions at the Euro - Lhe Lions did not miss their entry into this European Championship. They delivered a very high performance against the local team, surprised by the enthusiasm but above all by the game put in place by the proteges of Maxime Bergez, impressive in maturity and mastery during a large part of the meeting. They then had to give in to German pressure when their opponents withdrew their goalkeeper at the start of the last quarter, when the score was largely in favor of Belgium.

The Belgians shared the stake with the German world champions in their first duel of the competition. A convincing result but a performance that offers, above all, magnificent prospects for the rest of the tournament. Lhe Lions did not miss their entry into this European Championship. They delivered a very high performance against the local team, surprised […]

Netherlands: Jeroen Hertzberger Selected in European Indoor Squad

Jeroen Hertzberger Indoor - Netherlands: Jeroen Hertzberger Selected in European Indoor Squad - National coach Robert Tigges of the Oranje Heren Zaal has announced his selection for the upcoming European Championship. The battle for the men's European title will take place in Hamburg from 8 to 11 December.

National coach Robert Tigges of the Oranje Heren Zaal has announced his selection for the upcoming European Championship. The battle for the men’s European title will take place in Hamburg from 8 to 11 December. The team of twelve contains six players who have never played with the Orange in a title tournament before: Bram van […]