Investec SA women gear up for their opening FIH Rabobank Hockey World Cup Group B fixture against the defending World Cup champs Argentina, on Sunday evening in the Hague
The Investec South Africa women’s hockey team and Ireland played to an exciting 2-2 draw in the opening Four Nations match in Parana, Argentina late Tuesday night (SA time).
The Investec South Africa women’s hockey team went down 4-1 to Argentina’s beloved Las Leonas (the Lionesses) after trailing 2-1 at half-time, in the Four Nations encounter in Buenos Aires late Thursday night (SA time).
World number 12 Investec South Africa beat world 14 Ireland 2-0 after leading 1-0 at half-time in the first match of the Four Nations tournament also involving world champions Argentina and world 13 India in Buenos Aires Wednesday evening.
Southern Gauteng and Western Province yesterday cemented their places in the final of the SPAR inter-provincial Tournament (IPT) in matches that couldn’t have been any different.
The much anticipated top of the table clash at the Spar Women’s Inter-Provincial hockey tournament between defending champions Western Province and Southern Gauteng ended in a 1-1 draw at the Hartleyvale astro in Cape Town on Wednesday.
Top seeds Southern Gauteng and defending champions Western Province have booked their places in the final of the championship division at the SPAR Hockey IPT at the Hartleyvale Astro in Cape Town on Thursday.
The Championship section of the SPAR Inter-Provincial hockey tournament got underway in Cape Town on Monday afternoon, and event-opening fixture opponents, KwaZulu-Natal Midlands and Eastern Province, duly played to a nil-all draw at half-time, in a mirror of all three B-section matches that morning.
There were no surprises in the selection of the SPAR South African Women’s Hockey Team for the upcoming African Olympic Games qualifier, which is largely unchanged after reaching the final of the Four Nations Tournament in Ireland recently.