World Cup: China vs. Netherlands 6

China 1 vs. 7 Netherlands 27.07.2018 Pool A 6.00 push back Anne Veenendaal starts in goal for  the Netherlands this game, with the coach Alyson Annan seemingly rotating the keepers between the games. We start off in rather wet conditions, with the upper west stand being closed due to safetyRead More →

World Cup: Ireland vs. India 8

Ireland 1 vs. 0 India 25.07.2018 Pool B 2.00 push back The furthest that Ireland have ever gotten in a world cup before, it was in 1994, which was hosted in Dublin and they came 11th out of 12. Today they have a chance to win their group and passRead More →

World Cup: China vs. Italy 12

China 0 vs. 3 Italy 22.07.2018 Pool A 11.00am push back We are nine minutes into the game and there has finally been our first shot. Italy win the ball in their third quarter going forward and 27 year old Giuliana Ruggieri drives to the top of the ‘D’ andRead More →

World Cup: Australia vs. Japan 13

Australia 3 vs. 2 Japan 8.00 push back Pool D 21.07.2018 There is a slightly more relaxed feel in the stadium for this late pushback. Somebody hasn’t told the Japanese, though, as they fire a high ball from the top the Australian ‘D’, early on. The game settles down andRead More →