Ace striker Candice Manuel says the national women’s hockey team are bent on bouncing back from defeat to Germany in the World Cup in London on Saturday, writes MARK ETHERIDGE.
South Africa’s women’s hockey team will be plucking the positives out of their opening Pool A match defeat to England before they take on Malaysia on Saturday, writes GARY LEMKE in Gold Coast, Australia.
South Africa men’s hockey team coach Fabian Gregory has resigned.
A clinical display from the Rio silver medallists Belgium on Monday saw them thrash South Africa 9-1 in the FIH Hockey World League.
Austin Smith scored two goals in his 150th game for South Africa, who lost 4-3 against Germany in Thursday’s FIH World Hockey League semi-finals in Johannesburg.