Big Guns return as the Investec SA women’s hockey team starts their World League Round 2 campaign against relative lightweights Ghana in Cape Town on Tuesday, ahead of tough encounters against Belgium, Azerbaijan and Austria
Captain Izelle Lategan leads from the front as SAU21’s come out overwhelming champs, beating Ghana 4-0 in the final of the Junior World Cup Africa Qualifier Tournament at the Randburg Hockey Stadium on Saturday
Having booked their finals berth in the Africa Qualifier tournament for the 2013 Junior Hockey World Cup on Wednesday, SA U21 used Friday’s match vs Zimbabwe as a useful workout ahead of Saturday’s final against Ghaha
SA U21’s beat passionate Kenya 5-1 in the Junior Hockey World Cup Africa Qualifier Tournament at the Randburg Hockey Stadium on Tuesday, ahead of likely title match fixture against early log runners-up Ghana on Wednesday.
The SA U21 Hockey team has thrashed Namibia 9-0 in their opening encounter of the Junior Africa Cup of Nations in Randburg. SA next play Kenya on Tuesday at 2pm.
SA U21 Hockey team Captain Izelle Lategan hopes her experience with the senior team will inspire her side in the Junior Africa Cup of Nations. SA will kick off their campaign against Namibia on Sunday.
SA U21 captain Izelle Lategan scores magical extra-time golden goal to claim playoff victory against India, to contest Champions Challenge 5th place vs Belgium (12:30 SA time, live on Supersport)
Inexperienced SA lose 1-2 to Belgium in final Champions Challenge outing, failing to take opportunities that might have won the 5th-place playoff in Dublin on Sunday
Tournament top-seeds Australia were fortunate to edge a plucky SA in their quarter-final Champions Challenge fixture in Dublin on Thursday evening, after the sides were tied 1-all at half-time
Lenise Marais counts the support of the senior players and a gaining confidence among the new players as positives ahead of leading SA Women’s Hockey into battle against Pool A leaders Australia (Supersport6 16h30 SA time)