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Rabente stars as Germany claim gold
Jan Philipp Rabente was the unlikely hero as he scored twice to help Germany successfully defend their Olympic Games men's Hockey title with a 2-1 victory over the Netherlands.
11th August 2012

Golden night for Netherlands
Netherlands successfully defended their women's Hockey title tonight with a 2-0 victory over Argentina.
10th August 2012

Germany shock Australia to take final spot
Defending Olympic champions Germany twice came from behind to beat world number ones and red-hot favourites Australia 4-2 and book their place in the men's final.
9th August 2012

Argentina women move through
World champions Argentina moved through to the final of the Olympic Games women's Hockey tournament with a narrow 2-1 success over Great Britain at the Riverbank Arena.
8th August 2012

Japan and Belgium battle for a draw
The Pool A bottom-of-the-table clash in the women's Hockey tournament ended all-square as Japan fought back to earn a 1-1 draw against Belgium
4th August 2012

Netherlands overcome China at Riverbank Arena
World number ones the Netherlands have secured a third successive victory in group A that puts them well on track for the Hockey semi-finals.
2nd August 2012

Netherlands work hard to beat Japan
Netherlands forward Kim Lammers took her tally to four goals in two matches with another double in a 3-2 win against Japan but the reigning Olympic champions made hard work of their victory.
31st July 2012

Netherlands edge five-goal thriller
The Netherlands recovered from squandering a two-goal lead to just edge out eight-time Olympic Games champions India 3-2 in the men's Hockey competition.
30th July 2012

Day 2 Review: Argentina signal their intent
World champions Argentina beat South Africa 7-1 following a five-star first-half performance to underline their credentials as gold medal contenders in the women's competition.
30th July 2012

Hockey star Herbert reveals agony as she misses Games again
British forward Beckie Herbert has revealed that she learned of her failure to make the London Olympics by email.
2nd June 2012

David Faulkner: 'When Sherwani scored... I knew I had my Olympic gold'
In our series celebrating Great Britain's feats, David Faulkner, who set up the third goal, remembers triumph over the West Germans
29th May 2012

London 2012: Australia men's hockey coach says Olympic match schedule unfair
The Australia men's coach Ric Charlesworth has criticised the Olympic match schedule after claiming it disadvantages his side and benefits their major rivals. The world No1s will play three of their five group matches at 8.30am, while Germany, the second-
23rd May 2012

London 2012: Controversial Falklands video star dropped by Argentina
The Argentinian hockey player filmed training on the Falkland Islands in a controversial advert has been dropped from Argentina's final Olympic Games warm-up event.
9th May 2012

Britain's hockey women edge out Korea on 'Smurf turf' at Olympic test event
It was always going to get a bit of stick on its first outing but the players seem to like the colour. The new Olympic hockey pitch, which will be blue not the usual green for the first time ever at a Games hosted its inaugural competitive match on W
2nd May 2012

Ireland women fail to qualify for Hockey in London as they fall to Belgium
Ireland's women failed to book a place at the London Olympics after they lost 4-1 to Belgium in the qualifying final in Beerschot. The home side took the lead after 13 minutes through Sofie Gierts and doubled their advantage four minutes later when the s
25th March 2012

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