newshockey6 days ago

Olympics Test Event | Historically, we have had some grand battles against Malaysia, says Graham Reid

Graham Reid has stated that he is looking forward to the opening match of the Olympic Test Event against Malaysia and expects the two teams to have an intense battle. Women’s team’s coach Sjoerd Marijne has said that they will try to use the tournament to improve ahead of the Olympic qualifiers.
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newshockeya month ago

Fergus Kavanagh’s coaching experience will help women defenders get better, believes Sjoerd Marijne

Indian women hockey coach Sjoerd Marijne is of the belief that the coaching experience of Fergus Kavanagh during the Hockey India women defenders’ camp will be helpful for them. Marijne also stated that a good defensive unit can help the team create more scoring opportunities for the Indian team.
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newshockey2 months ago

Possibility of playing at home during Olympic qualifiers is very high, believes Sjoerd Marijne

Sjoerd Marijne is of the belief that there is a high chance of the Indian women playing their FIH Olympic Qualifiers and said that it will be an advantage for the team. India finished winners at the FIH Women’s Series Finals and qualified for the final round of Olympic qualifications.
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newshockey2 months ago

FIH Women’s Series Finals | Rani Rampal praises team's aggressive approach and scientific methods

India women’s hockey captain Rani Rampal has heaped praise on coach Sjoerd Marijne’s aggressive approach after FIH Series Finals win and credited Scientific Advisor Wayne Lombard’s systematic training methods. She also hailed Gurjit Kaur’s massive improvement as a drag flicker in the side.
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newshockey2 months ago

FIH Women’s Series Finals | India defended very well in final, says Sjoerd Marijne

Indian women’s hockey team head coach, Sjoerd Marijne, has stated that the team defended very well in the final game of the tournament which they won by a score of 3-1 against Japan. Marijne also heaped praise on drag-flicker Gurjit Kaur who scored 11 goals at the FIH event in Hiroshima.
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newshockey2 months ago

We are playing well but still room for improvement, believes Sjoerd Marijne

Sjoerd Marijne admitted that his side has been playing very well in the ongoing FIH Women's Series Finals in Hiroshima (Japan) but was quick to add that the team can improve even further. The Indian women's side, led by Rani Rampal, will play Fiji in their last Pool A match on Tuesday.
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newshockey2 months ago

FIH Women’s Series Finals | India’s only mission this year is to qualify for Tokyo Olympics, says Sjoerd Marijne

Ahead of Indian women’s team’s opening encounter against Uruguay in the FIH Women’s Series Finals in Hiroshima, coach Sjoerd Marijne has mentioned that the team’s only mission is to qualify for 2020 Olympics. Marijne also said that India is a better experienced team now in women’s hockey.
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newshockey2 months ago

FIH Women’s Series Finals | We must play consistent to be successful, says Sjoerd Marijne

India women’s team coach Sjoerd Marijne has stated that the side is well aware of their highest rank in the tournament but has stressed the girls to be consistent to be successful. The Indian eves are clubbed alongside Poland, Uruguay and Fiji in Pool A of the FIH Women’s Hockey Series Finals.
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newshockey3 months ago

Korea series win good preparation ahead of FIH Women’s Series Finals, says Sjoerd Marijne

Indian women's hockey team coach Sjoerd Marijne has stated that the Indian eves had a good experience ahead of the FIH Women’s Series Finals in Korea, where they won the series 2-1. India are grouped alongside the likes of Uruguay, Poland, and Fiji in Pool A in the series finals, from June.
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reporthockey3 months ago

Indian women’s hockey team ends Korea tour with a 0-4 loss

The Indian women’s hockey team lost the third and final game of the bilateral series against Korea in Jincheon by a margin of 0-4 goals on Friday. India had earlier won the first two games of the series but failed to register a whitewash as the hosts managed to register an easy win in the last one.
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