Zimbabwe’s Sarah Bennett’s Rise to Olympics Recognition

Blogger Tatenda marvels at hockey official and former goalkeeper Sarah Bennett’s transformation since her participation at the junior World Cup in Chile in 2005, to serving the game across multiple roles in Zimbabwe. Photo: Hockey Zimbabwe (Facebook)

Zimbabwean blogger Tatenda Gondo marvels at hockey official Sarah Bennett’s transformation in the game that has seen her move from national team goalkeeper to an official FIH accredited umpire. Gondo highlights Bennett’s rise to Tokyo Olympics call-up.

Cox Investing in Future Hockey Stars

Five years on from retiring from international hockey on the gsport Awards stage, former South African women’s hockey captain, Marsha Cox, continues to play a leading role in sport. Based in the Netherlands, Cox serves on the IOC steering committee and the African hockey athlete’s committee. The hockey icon has also launched her own project to invest in the next generation.

Investec SA Smile after World League Finale

A win over Spain to finish in seventh at the FIH World League semi-final tournament in London on Sunday points to the untapped potential in a talented Investec SA team at the end of a disappointing campaign

SA U21 Women Thrash Namibia 9-0

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.

International Experience Boosts Lategan

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.

Bonnet Drafts IPT Stars for Dublin Challenge

Coach Bonnet takes on London 2012 lessons and four IPT stars en route to building the Investec South Africa women’s hockey team for 2014 Hockey World Cup in Holland, with a first stop at the 2012 Champions Challenge in Dublin, Ireland starting September