Las Leonas Edge Past England at RHWC2014

Argentina score against England at the Rabobank World Cup 2014 in The Hague (Credits: Ady Kerry / England Hockey)

Pan American teams, USA and Argentina won their respective Pool B matches at the Rabobank Hockey World Cup 2014 in women’s competition to stay on course for Semi Finals. USA defeated Germany by 4-1, while Argentina edged past England by 2-1 with a penalty corner goal after final hooter. In the other match of Pool B, China managed to defeat South Africa by 4-3 to keep their chances alive for final four. USA will face South Africa in their last pool game, while Argentina will take on China who are 3rd place behind the Las Leonas and have chance to … Continue reading →




South Africa Women Hand 3rd defeat to England at RHWC2014

England team and coaching staff huddle after crowds have departed at the Rabobank Hockey World Cup 2014 (Credits: Ady Kerry / England Hockey)

England’s Rabobank Hockey World Cup 2014 fate was sealed today as Jason Lee’s side fell to a 4-1 defeat at the hands of South Africa. The result means that any chances of making a semi-final and having the opportunity to play for a World Cup medal are well and truly over for the England. In the other Pool B matches of the day the USA thrashed China 5-0 and Argentina put three past Germany without reply to leave the USA and Argentina top of Pool B. (Points Table below) The run of play across the first 35 minutes followed very … Continue reading →




USA Stunned England Women at RHWC2014

Susannah Townsend can't hide her disappointment after England's 2-1 defeat to the USA in their opening Pool B match of Rabobank Hockey World Cup 2014 (Credits: Ady Kerry / England Hockey)

England’s first game at the Rabobank Hockey World Cup 2014 saw them face the ever improving USA, who are currently ranked number 10 in the world. And despite the seven ranking places between the two sides [England at number three] it was in fact the USA who came out on top to take the three points with a 2-1 victory. The USA came into the tournament off the back of a great win in the Champions Challenge back in April and they looked like a side in form across the first 35 minutes as they scored twice from penalty corners … Continue reading →




Rabobank Hockey World Cup 2014: Impressive Global online and TV coverage

Rabobank Hockey World Cup 2014, the Hague (Netherlands) from 31st May to 15th June 2014

Impressive global television coverage includes SKY Sports, ABC and TEN Sports CCTV (China) and TVE (Spain) ensures coverage to over 80 countries, 300 million viewers Sponsor activation, YouTube streaming, media interest further highlight event hype With final broadcasting deals now locked up, this year’s Rabobank Hockey World Cup 2014 (Country-wise telecast detail and full schedule) will be a hard event to avoid. In less than two weeks, 31 May to 15 June, the best men’s and women’s teams will take to The Hague to battle for glory and the right to claim the 13th Hockey World Cup title. With 76 … Continue reading →




Rabobank Hockey World Cup 2014 Schedule, Results and Telecast Details

Rabobank Hockey World Cup 2014, the Hague (Netherlands) from 31st May to 15th June 2014

Rabobank Hockey World Cup 2014 (Men and Women) 31st May to 15th June 2014 at Kyocera Stadium (Pitch #1) and Greenfields Stadium (Pitch #2) The Hague, The Netherlands (Time Zone: CET) Men’s Pools: Pool A: Australia, Belgium, England, India, Malaysia, Spain Pool B: Argentina, Germany, Korea, Netherlands, New Zealand, South Africa Women’s Pools: Pool A: Australia, Belgium, Japan, Korea, Netherlands, New Zealand Pool B: Argentina, China, England, Germany, South Africa, USA Telecast details at last of this page, or click here. Detailed schedule of the Rabobank Hockey World Cup 2014 (Classification Matches): Author: “The Hockey Fan”; Last updated on June … Continue reading →




USA Won Champions Challenge 1 in Glasgow

FIH Hockey Champions Challenge I (Women's): Glasgow

USA Field Hockey team defeated Ireland 3-1 to win the FIH Champions Challenge I (Women’s) tournament at Glasgow (Scotland). South Africa edged past Spain with lone goal from CHAMBERLAIN Dirkie in 67th minute of the game to win Bronze Medal. FINAL POSITIONS: 1.USA, 2.Ireland, 3.South Africa, 4.Spain, 5.Korea, 6.Belgium, 7.Scotland, 8.India Ireland competed well from the start opening up the scoring in the 3rd minute from an unconventional corner routine which paid off, Captain Megan Frazer with the raised shot which was batted down and in by striker Emma Smyth to make it 1-0. Author: “The Hockey Fan”; Last updated … Continue reading →