Emily Smith says it couldn’t have worked out any better that she will run out as Hockeyroos captain for the first time in front of family and friends in her home state.
The Kookaburras have opened their 2017 Oceania Cup campaign with a comfortable 30-0 win over Papua New Guinea at Sydney Olympic Park Hockey Centre on Wednesday night.
The Hockey Oceania Cup kicks off in Sydney tonight and Kookaburras captain Mark Knowles says it’s a great chance to grow the game in the region.
Hockey Australia has announced the 18-member Kookaburras team for the Oceania Cup to be played at Sydney Olympic Park Hockey Centre from 11-15 October.
Kookaburras captain Mark Knowles has loved his return to Queensland this year and is optimistic about his home state’s chances at the upcoming Australian Hockey League (AHL) which starts in Perth on Thursday.
The Australian men's hockey team have been drawn against hosts India, England and Germany for the 2017 FIH Hockey World League Final in December.
With our Aussie athletes dominating at World Championships across the globe and our winter athletes ramping up preparations for PyeongChang 2018, here are 10 exciting things we learnt this month