Hockey

USA Beat SA 3-1

South Africa started well in their match against USA at the Samsung Hockey World Cup in Madrid, but form gradually deserted them as they looked increasingly flat-footed against a concerted team from the States, losing 3-1.

SA Simply Stunning

The SPAR South African women’s hockey team turned in a breathtaking performance to hold defending champions and world number two, Argentina, to a 2-2 draw amid a carnival atmosphere at the Samsung Hockey World Cup in Spain.

SA Gear for Argentina

The SPAR South African women’s hockey team is gearing for a tough battle with world number two, Argentina, at the Samsung Women’s Hockey World Cup in Madrid, Spain.  

Argentina take Lead

South Africa put in their strongest performance at the Women’s Hockey World Cup so far, but could still not prevent defending champions and world no. 2 Argentina from taking a 1-0 lead at half time.

King Upbeat Despite Loss

SPAR South African women’s hockey coach, Jenny King, says she was pleased with her team’s performance against Australia yesterday, despite losing by 1 goal to nil.  

SA v Korea: 1st Half Update

SA managed to squeeze out an undeserved goalless first half against Korea in their second match at the Samsung Women’s Hockey World Cup in Madrid.

HWC Latest: Australia Lead 1-nil

Australia scored against South Africa in the dying minutes of the first half in their Samsung Women’s Hockey World Cup to take a demoralising 1-0 lead.

Gritty South Africa Go One Down

The SPAR South African Women’s Hockey team lost their opening World Cup match to Australia 1-nil, but will take confidence from a spirited second half performance from the likes of Kate Hector, Caroline Jack and Tarryn Hoskins, as they prevented Australia from increasing their lead.

Tough Warm-up For SA Women

The SPAR South African women’s team have lost all three of their warm up matches against Australia in Barcelona, as they prepare for the Women’s Hockey World Cup in Spain.  

Hockey WC Team Departs

This evening Marsha Marescia, South Africa’s National Women’s Hockey Captain will lead her team through the airport turnstiles on her first international assignment in charge, as they board the plane to the Samsung Women’s Hockey World Cup, starting in Spain later this month.

gsport visits Hockey Camp

Kass Naidoo represented gsport … for Girls! on Monday, when she was invited by the National Hockey Team to an exclusive session, to discuss media strategy with the girls.  

Preparing For Spain

The SPAR National Women’s Hockey team has gathered at the High Performance Centre in Pretoria for a final training camp here at home before jetting off to the Hockey World Cup in Spain.