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Australian Hockey League Preview 2014

Australian Hockey League Preview 2014

Sandgropers, crow eaters, gum suckers, top enders, banana benders, apple eaters, cockroaches & round-about abouters have all taken to sunny Brisbane to fight it out in this years Australian Hockey League. With a different team taking out the tournament in the past 4 years it is set […]

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RUOK? and the Kokoda Experience.

RUOK? and the Kokoda Experience.

 RUOK? and the Kokoda Experience.   Kokoda, it is a name that resonates and evokes a sense of pride and loss with so many Australians. Despite many not having family members involved in the Kokoda Trail campaign, it would be difficult to find someone who hasn’t contemplated what […]

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A GOLDEN 9 SECONDS – RECAP OF THE COMMONWEALTH GAMES

A GOLDEN 9 SECONDS – RECAP OF THE COMMONWEALTH GAMES

  This wasn’t how it was meant to be. 2 minutes remaining and England persist in defending their circle and overhearing the ball over our press resulting in a lack of attack. We are 1 nil down and after a highly successful tournament letting in only 1 […]

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Finals time

Finals time

A 9-0 win v home side Scotland and follow up 3-0 victory against England has cemented a spot for us to be in contention for the Commonwealth gold medal match. Although we can continue to progress and make many improvements in certain areas of our game, it […]

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A Queenie Photobomb Kinda Day.

A Queenie Photobomb Kinda Day.

Apparently there was a hockey game on today. I was there and witnessed the Australian Women’s Hockey Team win their 1st game of the Commonwealth Games 4-0 vs Malaysia. Although we take our matches very seriously, sometimes life presents abundant opportunities. Today it was who could get the […]

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Hockeyroos Bound into Rabobank Hockey World Cup Final

Hockeyroos Bound into Rabobank Hockey World Cup Final

The World Cup is a very complicated tournament – six games, seven if you make it to the final – and maybe if you lose one game you’re out, even if you’re the best.      – Pele- It only seemed fitting to quote soccer great Pele […]

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150 Games Later : Playing a Milestone Match

150 Games Later : Playing a Milestone Match

-  Life Isn’t A Matter Of Milestones, But Of Moments – Today I reached the 150 game milestone for my career with the Hockeyroos. My brother requested I hold my stick aloft mimicking cricket great Ricky Ponting but much to his disappointment I failed on that front…perhaps at 200 […]

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Australia v Korea Series Perth

Hockeyroo’s vs Korea Home Series Summary 4-2, 1-2, 6-0 & 1-3 were the score lines of the Hockeyroo’s v Korea matches played over the past week, with the Perth home series commencing on the 24th of April. I don’t have to put the results into graph formation […]

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Australian Hockey League Finals and Becoming a Better Player

AHL – THE FINAL WRAP UP Although the phrase “It’s a whole new ball game” is often called from the baseball commentary box, this very line was highly applicable to the AHL finals. Although QLD and WA were favorites to make it into the Grand Final match […]

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Australian Hockey League: Report 3

The final two round games have been played and finally the top four teams including Qld, WA, Vic and NSW have been finalised. After many close games and various teams taking points off each other, it was difficult to predict who would make 2012 finals until the […]

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