The Australian men's hockey team took on India in their third game at the Azlan Shah Cup in Ipoh, Malaysia last night with Australia coming away victorious, the final score AUS 3 – 1 IND.
The second match of the Azlan Shah Cup took place in Ipoh, Malaysia with the Australians defeating the hosts 6 – 1 thanks to hat tricks from both Tom Craig and Trent Mitton.
After an early goal by Australia, the USA equalised in the 59th minute leaving the game to be decided by a shoot-out. With shoot-out experience on their side, the Hockeyroos ultimately took out third place 3 – 2 against the USA in the shoot-out.
The Australian women's hockey team have taken out their first win of the four nations Hawkes Bay Cup in Hastings, New Zealand, with a 2 -1 defeat of Japan yesterday afternoon.
In a nail-biting final test at the Darwin International Hockey Open, the Australian men's hockey team have won the series and the match with a 5 – 3 victory over Pakistan in a game that was packed with action from the very first minute of play.
There was some spectacular hockey on display last night at the Darwin International Hockey Open, with the fast-paced game giving both sides ample opportunity to score; however, it was Australia who came away with their second win of the series defeating Pakistan 3 – 0.
National selectors for the men’s national hockey team have announced four new squad members, along with the team who will compete in the Darwin International Hockey Open.
Hockey Australia has announced four new members to the 2017 Women's Squad, in addition to the touring team who will contest the Hawkes Bay Cup in Hastings, New Zealand this April.