Monday, 2 May 2016 5:14:27 PM Australia/Sydney
Friday, 29 July 2016 3:05:58 PM Australia/Sydney
BOTH the men’s and women’s Australian hockey teams enter Rio among the world’s best and with realistic gold medal ambitions.
The men’s side, the Kookaburras, are the reigning world champions and favourites to walk away with gold.
The women’s team, the Hockeyroos, won silver at the 2014 World Cup, and are shooting for a seventh successive Olympic medal.
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Thursday, 4 August 2016 2:06:05 PM Australia/Sydney
More aggressive style for women's hockey team
HOCKEY: After three consecutive fifth-place finishes, the Australian women’s hockey team is determined that its youthful team and a more aggressive approach will give them the consistency that has been missing from their most recent Olympic campaigns.
Friday, 5 August 2016 4:09:11 PM Australia/Sydney
Friday, 12 August 2016 2:01:11 PM Australia/Sydney
Australia finds form!
Women defeat Argentina 1 - 0
Emily Smith (FG) 33
ARGENTINA 0 (0)
The Australian Women’s Hockey Team found their form today, playing an absolute blinder against the London 2012 champions and coming away with the 1 – nil win over Argentina!
Emily Smith scored Australia’s winning goal, and goalkeeper Rachael Lynch was on fire – successfully defending a penalty stroke that could have evened the score between the teams.