Aug 30, 2012
Photo Gallery: Dutch hockey star teaches Norfolk youngsters his skills
Young hockey players from clubs and a school in Norfolk and north Suffolk were given expert coaching to improve their skills when they were visited by a Dutch international hockey player who played a starring role at the Olympics.
Germany picks up second straight gold in men's field hockey
The German men's field hockey team earned its second straight Olympic gold medal on Saturday, besting the Netherlands by a 2-1 margin on a late goal by Jan Philipp Rabente.
GB hockey men thrashed by Dutch
Great Britain's dreams of playing in their first Olympic men's hockey final since 1988 ended with a humiliating 9-2 defeat by the Netherlands.
Olympics: Dutch down South Korea to top hockey pool
LONDON: World Cup bronze medallists The Netherlands defeated South Korea 4-2 on Tuesday to top their pool with five successive wins and give defending champions Germany a guaranteed semi-final berth.
Indian hockey team's misery at the Games continues
Meanwhile, captain Sohail Abbas and Waseem Ahmad scored late goals to give Pakistan a 5-4 victory over South Africa [ Teun de Nooijer marked his 450th match for the Netherlands by scoring in the 36th minute to give the Dutch a 3-1 win over Germany [ ]. The Netherlands came back from an early deficit -- German forward Christopher Zeller scored in ... (more)