Livewires Kelsey Smith and Anita McLaren powered the Black Sticks to a 4-1 win against Japan last night.
Australia dispatched Japan 4-1 last night to remain unbeaten in the Women's Tri-Nations in Cromwell.
Any psychological edge the Black Sticks took into their "grudge match" with Australia yesterday disappeared in about a minute.
At the midway point in the season, Kings United really stamped its mark on the premier men’s hockey competition.
Members of the Australian women's hockey team, the Hockeyroos, are making themselves right at home for the Cromwell Tri Nations hockey tournament.
For the second time this season, Albany had to come back from a two-goal halftime deficit against Taieri.
Hockey is the hottest event in Cromwell this month as tickets to the international women’s tri-series sell out at an "unbelievable rate".
In the only premier women’s match this weekend, Taieri Tigers put on a first-half blitz against University B to keep pace with the competition leaders.
Otago umpire Gareth Williams is steadily climbing the ranks and hopes to officiate at the highest level one day.
New Zealand's gold medal-winning Commonwealth Games women's hockey team have lost their first player to retirement.
City retained the challenge shield and stamped its authority on the competition as it beat Taieri 6-1.