Argentina Hockey Champions Challenge I (Men’s) Quilmes 2012 Schedule / Results

Argentina Hockey Champions Challenge I (Men’s) Quilmes (Buenos Aires) 2012 Schedule

FIH Champions Challenge I LogoParticipating teams are as following:

Pool A: Korea, Malaysia, Canada, Poland
Pool B: Argentina, South Africa, Ireland, Japan

Time given in the schedule is in ART-Argentina Time (UTC/GMT -3.00)

# Info Time Team 1   Score: FT (HT)  Team 2
November 24th, 2012
1 Pool A 10:00am Korea 2 – 0
(1 – 0)
 Canada
2 Pool A 12:30pm Malaysia 4 – 0
(2 – 0)
 Poland
3 Pool B 3:00pm South Africa 4 – 4
(2 – 1)
 Japan
4 Pool B 5:30pm Argentina 4 – 3
(2 – 2)
 Ireland
November 25th, 2012
5 Pool A 10:00am Canada 3 – 3
(1 – 1)
 Poland
6 Pool A 12:30pm Malaysia 4 – 2
(3 – 1)
 Korea
7 Pool B 3:00pm Ireland 0 – 3
(0 – 1)
 Japan
8 Pool B 5:30pm South Africa 1 – 2
(0 – 1)
 Argentina
November 27th, 2012
9 Pool A 10:00am Korea 4 – 5
(2 – 1)
 Poland
10 Pool A 12:30pm Canada 2 – 4
(1 – 3)
 Malaysia
11 Pool B 3:00pm Ireland 3 – 1
(1 – 1)
 South Africa
12 Pool B 5:30pm Argentina 4 – 1
(2 – 0)
 Japan
November 29th, 2012
13 QF 8:30am Malaysia 4 – 1
(1 – 0)
South Africa
14 QF 11:30am Japan 2 – 3
(1 – 1)
Korea
15 QF 2:30pm Poland 0 – 4
(0 – 0)
Ireland
16 QF 5:30pm Argentina 5 – 1
(4 – 0)
Canada
December 1st, 2012
17 5th-8th 8:30am South Africa 1 – 2
(1 – 1)
 Japan
18 5th-8th 11:30am Poland 2 – 4
(2 – 2)
Canada
19 SF 2:30pm Malaysia 3 – 6
(0 – 4)
 Korea
20 SF 5:30pm Ireland 1 – 2
(0 – 0)
 Argentina
December 2nd, 2012
21 7th 8:30am South Africa 4 – 2
(3 – 0)
 Poland
22 5th 11:30am Japan 4 – 2
(2 – 1)
 Canada
23 Bronze 2:30pm Malaysia 3 – 4
(1 – 2) (AET)
 Ireland
24 Gold 5:30pm Korea 0 – 5
(0 – 2)
 Argentina

Pool Standings after League Stage:

Pool A 
Team Played Wins Draws Losses GF GA GD Points
Malaysia 3 3 0 0 12 4 8 9
Poland 3 1 1 1 8 11 -3 4
Korea 3 1 0 2 8 9 -1 3
Canada 3 0 1 2 5 9 -4 1
Pool B 
Team Played Wins Draws Losses GF GA GD Points
Argentina 3 3 0 0 10 5 5 9
Japan 3 1 1 1 8 8 0 4
Ireland 3 1 0 2 6 8 -2 3
South Africa 3 0 1 2 6 9 -3 1

Source: FIH Website

Canadian Jr. National Field Hockey Teams move into semi-finals at Pan American Jr. Championships

SEPTEMBER 17, 2012: The Canadian Men’s and Women’s Junior National Teams have qualified for the semi-finals of the Pan American Junior Championships in Guadalajara, Mexico – and stay in the running for tickets to the Junior World Cup.

Canada’s Men finished first in their pool after a solid 3 – 1 victory over Mexico on Friday afternoon.  After taking an early 1 – 0 lead off a penalty corner by Sam Jones (Vancouver, BC), Canada battled for possession the remainder of the first half.  The men came out strong in the second half, dominating possession to claim a 3 – 1 win and earn the top spot in Pool B.  Continue reading →

Canadian Jr National Field Hockey Teams come out strong at Pan American Junior Championships

Canadian Men and Women team are looking to qualify for Junior World Cup

Sept 10, 2012: For the next two weeks, 36 of Canada’s best field hockey athletes under the age of 21 are competing in Guadalajara, Mexico at the 2012 Pan American Junior Championships.  The Men’s and Women’s Junior National Teams are pursuing the same goal: qualification for the 2013 Junior World Cup. Continue reading →

2012 Field Hockey Canada Senior National Championships kick off tomorrow night in Surrey

Surray JUNE 28, 2012:

EVENT PAGE: www.fieldhockey.ca/SENIOR
LOCATION: Tamanawis Park (12515 64th Avenue – Surrey, BC  V3W 1W9)
DATES:  June 29 – July 3

Canada’s top field hockey athletes will gather in Surrey, BC this weekend to compete in the 2012 Field Hockey Canada Senior National Championships.  The tournament will take place at Tamanawis Park, June 29th – July 3rd Continue reading →

Canadian Men’s Junior National Team to compete against Team Mexico in Guadalajara

EVENT PAGE: www.fieldhockey.ca/CANvsMEX
LOCATION: Guadalajara, Mexico
SCHEDULE: to be confirmed

With the Junior Pan American Championships just three months away, the Men’s Junior National Team (MJNT) is heading to Guadalajara, Mexico to continue their intensive training.  From June 15 – 17, Canada will compete against Mexico’s Junior National Team in a series of three matches.  The series will give the MJNT a chance to experience the pitch and venue they will see again in September at the Junior Pan American Championships.  The team will be able to familiarize themselves with the logistical challenges they may face in Guadalajara. Continue reading →

Canadian Women’s Jr. Nat’l Field Hockey Team faces Argentina and Chile in Buenos Aires

The Canadian Women’s Junior National Field Hockey Team is currently in Buenos Aires, Argentina competing against Team Chile and the power-house Leoncitas of Argentina – two of Canada’s main opponents at the upcoming Junior Pan American Championships in September.  This series marks the beginning of a heavy training phase for the Junior Women as they prepare for the Championships in Guadalajara, which also serve as a qualifier for the 2013 Junior World Cup.

EVENT PAGE: www.fieldhockey.ca/ARGENTINA2012
LOCATION: Buenos Aires, Argentina

UPCOMING MATCHES (local time in Buenos Aires)
May 28 (4:00pm) vs Argentina
May 30 (3:00pm) vs Argentina
May 31 (4:00pm) vs Argentina
June 2 (11:00am) vs Chile
June 3 (9:00am) vs Chile

“We will be focusing on the development of effective playing combinations while continuing to build on our philosophy of play,” says Head Coach Peter Milkovich. Continue reading →