HOCKEY: Both the Hockeyroos and Kookaburras claimed wins over Great Britain on the weekend, before players were honoured at the 2018 Hockeyroos and Kookaburras Player of the Year awards.
The Hockeyroos took down world number one, the Netherlands at the opener of the FIH Pro League on the weekend in Melbourne, their first win against the Dutch side since 2009.
Australian Hockey supporters are being encouraged to get their votes in after the shortlists for the major gongs at the upcoming International Hockey Federation (FIH) Hockey Stars awards were revealed.
The Kookaburras have claimed the bronze medal at the 2018 FIH Men's Hockey World Cup with an emphatic 8-1 victory over England in Sunday’s third place match in Bhubaneswar, India.
April 2018 saw over 6,600 athletes and officials from 71 teams flock to Australian shores for the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games.
World Cup reigning champions, Australia have completed a perfect pool stage with a ruthless 11-0 thrashing of China PR in their final World Cup group game in Bhubaneswar on Friday night.