The Investec SA women’s hockey team are preparing for the World Cup in The Hague starting on 31 May with practice sessions at world cup venues against tough opposition including double Olympic champs Holland, New Zealand, Korea and Italy
Investec South African women’s hockey team
Tanya Britz’s goal two minutes to time earned the Investec SA Women’s Hockey Team a 2014 World Cup berth as Africa’s representative, after their 3-2 win over Ghana on Sat afternoon
The Investec South African women’s hockey team is one step away from qualifying for the 2014 Hockey World Cup in The Hague after beating Tanzania 25-0 to set up a clash with Ghana in Saturday’s final.
After a 3-week training camp in China,SAHA announces squad of 18 for European tour to culminate in World Cup qualifier, the Investec World League Semi-Finals, from 22-30 June
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The SA women’s hockey team end their Cape Town summer of hockey campaign as credible Investec Challenge silver medallists, after losing 2-4 to world champs, the Netherlands, at Hartleyvale on Sunday
SA goal magician Pietie Coetzee praises the Investec SA strike force ahead of a repeat of her most dramatic match ever, in Saturday’s 2nd Investec Challenge semi-final against Australia’s Hockeyroos at 5pm. World Champs the Netherlands take on England in the 1st semi-final at Hartleyvale, at 2:30pm.
“[E]nd-to-end action packed with superb saves and near-misses” marks the Investec SA win over the Hockeyroos in Saturday’s 2nd semi-final, to ensure the home team takes on world champs the Netherlands in the prestigious tournament final at Hartleyvale on Sunday
Another fierce battle is expected when the Investec SA women’s hockey team face Australia in the semifinals of the prestigious Investec Challenge on Saturday at 5pm. SA lost 3-1 to Netherlands on Thursday, following a draw against Australia and a win over England earlier in the week.
Attack and defence on song for Investec SA at Hartleyvale on Tuesday evening, in action that saw the umpires’ conduct as much under the spotlight as the fiercely-contested play that resulted in the 1-1 draw.