Australia have leveled the three-Test SPAR Challenge series to nullify South Africa’s opening encounter win, when Hope Munro scored the second Test’s sole goal at the Tshwane University of Technology on Friday evening, with the final test to be played in Randburg on Saturday afternoon.
The Australian and South African teams (pictured here at the Randburg Hockey Stadium on Wednesday evening prior to the first test) will line up for a final time this afternoon at the same venue, each team in search of a SPAR Test Series win. Picture: Reg Caldecott The SPAR South African women’s national hockey team […]
The SPAR South African Women’s Hockey Team jump for joy after beating Australia’s Hockeyroos, in Randburg on Wednesday evening. The Proteas came back from a goal down to play out an upset 2-1 victory over the tourists. Picture: Reg Caldecott As South Africa’s national women’s hockey side prepare to take on the top-rated visiting Australian […]
SA national hockey coach Jenny King congratulates Mariette Rix, South Africa’s number 1 goalkeeper and deserved recipient of the test series’ first Player of the Match’ Award on Wednesday. Picture: Reg Caldecott The SPAR National Women’s Hockey Team take on the visiting Australian Hockeyroos in the second of three tests at the Tshwane University of […]
Marsha Marescia, captain of South Africa, in action against Australia in the first test of the SPAR Challenge Series, which saw South Africa come back from a goal down in the first 10 minutes, to secure a ‘sweet’ 2-1 victory against one of the world’s best teams. Picture: Reg Caldecott The SPAR South African women’s […]
The South African women’s hockey team have an opportunity to pit themselves against one of the best teams in the world next week, when they take on Australia in the three Test Spar Challenge series.
The Australian Hockey Federation has named their strongest possible team for the three test SPAR Challenge series against the South African National Women’s team next week.
The SPAR South African women’s team easily qualified for the Olympic Games in Beijing next year, winning the African qualifying tournament in Nairobi without breaking into a sweat.
Lesle-Ann George (back), Marsha Marescia (front left) and Tarryn Hosking of SPAR South Africa seem a little out-numbered in their second Good Luck Beijing match against hosts China early August. China won 3-0. Picture courtesy Good Luck Beijing. Hockey South Africa has announced the names of a 31-woman Olympic Training Squad, despite rumours that […]
Tracy Bestall of KZN Midlands (right) Marie Joseph of Southern Gauteng compete for the ball on the second day of the SPAR Women’s Hockey IPT being played at the Hartleyvale Stadium in Cape Town. Picture: Reg Caldecott At the end of this week it should come as no surprise to see the final of the […]