Saturday, 16 February 2019 10:14:00 AM Australia/Sydney
Tuesday, 12 February 2019 10:42:19 AM Australia/Sydney
Hockeyroos Down Germany In Shootout Nail-Biter
Author: Alexie Beovich
The Hockeyroos have continued their strong start to the FIH Pro League with a 3-1 shootout win over Germany after a nail-biting 2-2 draw in front of more than 2,500 fans in Hobart on Sunday.
Rachael Lynch and Grace Stewart were amongst the best for Australia but it was Victorian newcomer Sophie Taylor who earned Player of the Match honours after scoring her first international goal.
Wednesday, 21 November 2018 3:23:02 PM Australia/Sydney
Hockey Australia Congratulates Kieran Govers Following Kookaburras Retirement
Author: Ben Somerford
Hockey Australia today congratulates Kookaburras forward Kieran Govers who has announced his retirement from international hockey effective immediately.
Wollongong product Govers, 30, enjoyed a decorated career for Australia, having debuted in January 2010 against Korea Republic in Hobart.
Wednesday, 21 November 2018 2:28:43 PM Australia/Sydney
2019 National Senior Men’s Squad Announced
Hockey Australia today announces the 27-member 2019 National Senior Men’s Squad as the team builds towards the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
The world number one Kookaburras will compete in the inaugural FIH Pro League from January to June next year, followed by the Oceania Cup which is the qualification event for the Tokyo Olympics.
The Selection Panel considered a number of priorities upon selecting the squad, with a long-term view to medal at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics along with achieving performance benchmarks in 2019 at the Pro League and Olympic qualification.
Friday, 2 November 2018 11:29:35 AM Australia/Sydney
Kookaburras Team Announced For World Cup Defence
Hockey Australia today announces the 18-member Kookaburras team which will compete at the upcoming 2018 FIH Men’s World Cup in Bhubaneswar, India.
World number one Australia heads into the tournament having won the past two World Cups in 2010 and 2014.
The Kookaburras are pooled against England (ranked seventh), Ireland (10th) and China PR (17th) for the World Cup which runs from 28 November to 16 December.
Kookaburras head coach Colin Batch said: "We're very excited about the team we've selected, it's always competitive but it's also about having runs on the board.