Malaysia not in shape to battle for Asian Games hockey gold

Malaysia not in shape to battle for Asian Games hockey gold
KUALA LUMPUR: Going by current form, the Malaysian men's hockey team are far from ready to win the Asian Games gold medal and qualify for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Failing which, they will have to try the tougher World League route to qualify for the...

Tight race for MHL Premier Division crown

With three more rounds remaining in the Malaysian Hockey League (MHL) Premier Division, Sunday’s match between KL Hockey Club (KLHC) and Universiti KL (UniKL) is expected to be a close affair as they together with two other teams are in the running for the...

KLHC bag third straight Charity Shield

KLHC edged Terengganu Hockey Team (THT) 5-4 in a penalty shootout. They had  previously beaten Terengganu 2-1 in the 2016 Charity Shield and also won it last year – 6-5 in a penalty shootout after both teams were tied 2-2, making this their 3rd straight win. This...

Hockey India League imports to star for Malaysia Hockey League this year

Malaysia's Hockey League Season kickstarts with the Tan Sri P. Alagendra Cup today. There are four titles at stake with the Tan Sri P. Alagendra Cup being the knock out tournament, followed by the Charity Shield on Jan 12 and Premier League till Feb 2...

Malaysia hockey all set for an action packed 2018

Malaysia Hockey League
Malaysian Hockey Confederation (MHC) president Datuk Seri Subahan Kamal believes the men's national team will break into the top 10 of the world rankings by the end of the year. The year will commence with the Malaysia Hockey League, the domestic league for Malaysia hockey....

Hafizuddin Othman to replace veteran S. Kumar as the national No. 1 goalkeeper

Muhd Hafizuddin Othman
The 26-year-old Hafizuddin Muhd Hafizuddin Othman will replace veteran S. Kumar as the national No. 1 goalkeeper. Mohd Hairi Abdul Rahman, 28, is the other goalkeeper in the squad. Hafizuddin has been with the national hockey team since the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games. The 38-year-old Kumar...

Penang to build RM7.5m Hockey Stadium

Penang Hockey
Penang will construct a hockey stadium that meets international standards in Bukit Mertajam next year. Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng said the state needed its own permanent hockey stadium for the state hockey team to train. “Penang only has one hockey field recognised by...

“I just ask the boys to give their best and ensure a good contest against India”, Malaysian Coach Van Huizen

Hockey fans around the world gear up for an exciting final match of India and Malaysia on Sunday here at the Hero Asia Cup 2017 Super 4s stage. Malaysia entered the final of the Asia Cup hockey championship after a drawing 1-1 against Korea in their final second-round...

“No disrespect to the Oman players, as I aim to use this game as a warm-up before the ‘real tournament’ starts” : Malaysian Coach Stephen van Huizen

van Huizen
  Malaysia were outstanding in their last effort to beat defending champions Korea 2-1 in an exciting Pool B encounter at the Hero Asia Cup 2017 being held at the Maulana Bhashani National Hockey Stadium on Saturday. It was goals by Faizal Saari (17′) and Azri...

“Match against Oman will be used to expose the fringe players” : Malaysian Coach Stephen van Huizen

The team are expected to work on the penalty corner set-pieces against Oman.
National coach Stephen van Huizen said that the the match against Oman will be used to expose the fringe players and to work on their weaknesses. “I’m happy that our initial target of making the Super Four has been achieved,” he said. In their last two matches, Malaysia...

#Malaysia : “We have a solid team that can beat any team in Asia to win the title” Razie Rahim

The ninth edition of the tournament begins today at the Maulana Bhasani National Hockey Stadium in Dhaka, Bangladesh.Since the inaugural tournament in Karachi in 1982, Malaysia’s best-ever outing was third in Chennai in 2007. Penalty corner specialist Muhd Razie Abdul Rahim believes they can win...

#Malaysia to finalise team for the #SultanAzlanShahCup after the two-match Test against Blacksticks

Malaysia Hockey
Malaysia will finalise their 18-man hockey team for the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup after the two-match Test against New Zealand. The Test matches will be held at the Tun Razak Stadium in Kuala Lumpur from April 23-24 Besides Malaysia and New Zealand, the other countries in...

#Malaysia all set to play the men’s World Hockey League Semi-Final in England.

world cup hockey
Malaysia will play the men’s World Hockey League Semi-Final in England. Coach Stephen van Huizen’s side will join three other Second Round qualifiers – Canada, China and Scotland – in the 10-team tournament at the Lee Valley Hockey and Tennis Centre in London from June...

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