SuperGroup South Africa Hockey Women sealed a series whitewash over Namibia at the Randburg Astro in Johannesburg on Saturday, the coach happy with the positive mindset ahead of the FIH Hockey Series Final in June.
South African women’s hockey team
Coach Robin van Ginkel approaches his first international tour in charge with new captain Erin Hunter as skipper of the Supergroup SA Women’s Hockey team, as they prepare to take on Italy, Thailand and Wales in the group stages of the FIH Hockey Series Final in Spain
South African Women’s Hockey’s Sheldon Rostron has elected not to re-apply for the position on conclusion of his three- and a half years term as National Head Coach.
The Senior women’s hockey team fought hard but a superior China beat the hosts 3-2 in their second Cape Town Summer Series clash at Hartleyvale in Cape Town on Saturday.
Despite a comfortable 3-0 opening Cape Town Summer Series win over Chile, coach Sheldon Rostron and his players will be disappointed no to have made more of the opportunities.
The SA women’s hockey team have been crowned African champs for the sixth consecutive time in Randburg on Sunday, scoring 68 goals in six matches against the continent’s best, without conceding once.
Bernie Coston was a goal-scoring machine on day 2 of the African Hockey Champs, as SA defeated Nigeria 15-0 for a big opening win
Superb final four-nations tournament performance by the SA women’s hockey team, resplendent with a hat-trick from goal maestro Pietie Coetzee, gives the team a boost as pre-Olympic preparations come to a close.
The world’s 12th-ranked SA Women’s Hockey team nearly upset 6th-ranked Black Sticks in the four-nations tournament in Bremen, Germany, in an intriguing Olympic preview
Germany run out 5-1 winners in opening Four Nations series against SA, and while both teams had chances the clinical finishing of the tournament hosts made all the difference.