Dwyer Hat-Trick Leads Australia to Victory

FIVE-TIME World Player of the Year Jamie Dwyer has equalled a Kookaburra’s record and scored a hat-trick to lead Australia to a 6-0 win over South Africa in their Olympic opener.

Hockey Australia LogoDwyer was electrifying and showed exactly why he is regarded as a living legend and has now equalled Australia’s goal scoring record held by New Zealand women’s coach Mark Hager.

Dwyer has scored 179 goals in 278 games, Hager achieved the same in 230 matches. The Queenslander is destined to surpass the record at the London Olympics and add yet another accolade to his illustrious career. Continue reading →