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Netherlands women's national field hockey team

The Netherlands' national women's field hockey team is currently number one on the FIH world rankings and the reigning world champion. The Netherlands is the most successful team in World Cup history, having won the title a record eight times.[2] The team has also won eight Olympic medals.

Netherlands
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AssociationDutch Hockey Confederation
(Koninklijke Nederlandse Hockey Bond)
ConfederationEHF (Europe)
CoachAlyson Annan
Assistant coach(es)Lucas Judge
Albert Manenschijn
Simon Zyp
ManagerFemke Kooijman
CaptainCarlien Dirkse van den Heuvel
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Current 1 Steady (22 January 2019)[1]

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HonoursEdit

Tournament recordsEdit

Netherlands at the 2012 Olympic Games and in a match against Germany in 1960
World Cup[3]
Year Host city Position
1974   Mandelieu, France 1st
1976   West Berlin, West Germany 3rd
1978   Madrid, Spain 1st
1981   Buenos Aires, Argentina 2nd
1983   Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 1st
1986   Amsterdam, Netherlands 1st
1990   Sydney, Australia 1st
1994   Dublin, Ireland 6th
1998   Utrecht, Netherlands 2nd
2002   Perth, Australia 2nd
2006   Madrid, Spain 1st
2010   Rosario, Argentina 2nd
2014   The Hague, Netherlands 1st
2018   London, England 1st
Champions Trophy[4]
Year Host city Position
1987   Amstelveen, Netherlands 1st
1989   Germany, West Germany 5th
1991   Berlin, Germany 3rd
1993   Amstelveen, Netherlands 2nd
1995   Mar del Plata, Argentina DNP
1997   Berlin, Germany 3rd
1999   Brisbane, Australia 2nd
2000   Amstelveen, Netherlands 1st
2001   Amstelveen, Netherlands 2nd
2002   Macau, China 3rd
2003   Sydney, Australia 3rd
2004   Rosario, Argentina 1st
2005   Canberra, Australia 1st
2006   Amstelveen, Netherlands 3rd
2007   Quilmes, Argentina 1st
2008   Mönchengladbach, Germany 3rd
2009   Sydney, Australia 3rd
2010   Nottingham, England 2nd
2011   Amstelveen, Netherlands 1st
2012   Rosario, Netherlands 3rd
2014   Mendoza, Argentina 3rd
2016   London, United Kingdom 2nd
2018   Changzhou, China 1st
Olympic Games[5]
Year Host city Position
1980   Moscow, Soviet Union N/A
1984   Los Angeles, United States 1st
1988   Seoul, South Korea 3rd
1992   Barcelona, Spain 6th
1996   Atlanta, United States 3rd
2000   Sydney, Australia 3rd
2004   Athens, Greece 2nd
2008   Beijing, China 1st
2012   London, United Kingdom 1st
2016   Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 2nd
2020   Tokyo, Japan TBD
EuroHockey Nations Championship[6]
Year Host city Position
1984   Lille, France 1st
1987   London, England 1st
1991   Brussels, Belgium 4th
1995   Amsterdam, Netherlands 1st
1999   Cologne, Germany 1st
2003   Barcelona, Spain 1st
2005   Dublin, Ireland 1st
2007   Manchester, England 2nd
2009   Amstelveen, Netherlands 1st
2011   Mönchengladbach, Germany 1st
2013   Boom, Belgium 3rd
2015   London, England 2nd
2017   Amstelveen, Netherlands 1st
2019   Antwerp, Belgium TBD
World League[7]
Year Round Host city Position
2012–13 Semifinal   Rotterdam, Netherlands 2nd
Final   San Miguel de Tucumán, Argentina 1st
2014–15 Semifinal   Antwerp, Belgium 1st
Final   Rosario, Argentina 5th
2016–17 Semifinal   Brussels, Belgium 1st
Final   Auckland, New Zealand 1st
Pro League[8]
Year Finals Host city Position
2019   Amstelveen, Netherlands TBD

PlayersEdit

Current squadEdit

These are the 18 players selected to compete at the 2018 Women's Hockey Champions Trophy, in Changzhou, China, 17-25 November 2018. [9] [10]

Caps and goals updated as at 25 November after the match v Australia.

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK   Anne Veenendaal (1995-09-07) 7 September 1995 (age 23) 48 0   Amsterdam
22 1GK   Josine Koning (1995-09-02) 2 September 1995 (age 23) 45 0   Den Bosch

2 2DF   Renée van Laarhoven (1997-10-15) 15 October 1997 (age 21) 7 0   Kampong
13 2DF   Caia van Maasakker (1989-04-05) 5 April 1989 (age 30) 167 49   SCHC
18 2DF   Pien Sanders (1998-06-11) 11 June 1998 (age 20) 45 0   Den Bosch
21 2DF   Lauren Stam (1994-01-30) 30 January 1994 (age 25) 60 4   Amsterdam
23 2DF   Margot van Geffen (1989-11-23) 23 November 1989 (age 29) 175 12   Den Bosch

6 3MF   Laurien Leurink (1994-11-13) 13 November 1994 (age 24) 75 18   SCHC
20 3MF   Laura Nunnink (1995-01-26) 26 January 1995 (age 24) 94 1   Oranje-Rood
24 3MF   Eva de Goede (captain) (1989-03-23) 23 March 1989 (age 30) 207 26   Amsterdam
27 3MF   Yibbi Jansen (1999-11-18) 18 November 1999 (age 19) 9 3   Oranje-Rood
29 3MF   Maartje Krekelaar (1995-07-06) 6 July 1995 (age 23) 40 10   Den Bosch

7 4FW   Xan de Waard (1995-11-08) 8 November 1995 (age 23) 124 11   SCHC
11 4FW   Maria Verschoor (1994-04-22) 22 April 1994 (age 25) 108 15   Amsterdam
16 4FW   Ginella Zerbo (1997-05-05) 5 May 1997 (age 22) 23 12   SCHC
19 4FW   Marijn Veen (1996-11-18) 18 November 1996 (age 22) 7 6   Amsterdam
25 4FW   Maxime Kerstholt (1996-02-24) 24 February 1996 (age 23) 9 3   Laren
28 4FW   Margot Zuidhof (1992-05-12) 12 May 1992 (age 27) 16 6   Kampong

2018 World Cup squadEdit

These are the 18 players who were selected to compete at the 2018 Women's Hockey World Cup, in London, 21 July-5 August 2018.[11]

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK   Anne Veenendaal (1995-09-07) 7 September 1995 (age 23) 41 0   Amsterdam
22 1GK   Josine Koning (1995-09-02) 2 September 1995 (age 23) 38 0   Den Bosch

23 2DF   Margot van Geffen (1989-11-23) 23 November 1989 (age 29) 168 12   Den Bosch
13 2DF   Caia van Maasakker (1989-04-05) 5 April 1989 (age 30) 160 46   SCHC
21 2DF   Lauren Stam (1994-01-30) 30 January 1994 (age 25) 53 3   Amsterdam
17 2DF   Ireen van den Assem (1990-02-09) 9 February 1990 (age 29) 51 11   Den Bosch
3 2DF   Sanne Koolen (1996-03-23) 23 March 1996 (age 23) 15 0   Den Bosch

9 3MF   Carlien Dirkse van den Heuvel (captain) (1987-04-16) 16 April 1987 (age 32) 203 28   SCHC
24 3MF   Eva de Goede (1989-03-23) 23 March 1989 (age 30) 200 24   Amsterdam
8 3MF   Marloes Keetels (1993-05-04) 4 May 1993 (age 26) 128 13   Den Bosch
7 3MF   Xan de Waard (1995-11-08) 8 November 1995 (age 23) 117 10   SCHC
20 3MF   Laura Nunnink (1995-01-26) 26 January 1995 (age 24) 87 1   Oranje-Rood
5 3MF   Malou Pheninckx (1991-07-24) 24 July 1991 (age 27) 62 3   Kampong

12 4FW   Lidewij Welten (1990-07-16) 16 July 1990 (age 28) 187 71   Den Bosch
10 4FW   Kelly Jonker (1990-05-23) 23 May 1990 (age 28) 153 62   Amsterdam
4 4FW   Kitty van Male (1988-06-05) 5 June 1988 (age 30) 116 39   Amsterdam
6 4FW   Laurien Leurink (1994-11-13) 13 November 1994 (age 24) 68 18   SCHC
15 4FW   Frédérique Matla (1996-12-28) 28 December 1996 (age 22) 45 27   Den Bosch

CoachesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "FIH Hero World Rankings January 2019 – Women" (PDF). FIH. 22 January 2019. Retrieved 22 January 2019.
  2. ^ Women’s Hockey World Cup: Netherlands beat Ireland 6-0 to win record eighth title, Scroll.in
  3. ^ "Home - FIH".
  4. ^ "Home - FIH".
  5. ^ "Home - FIH".
  6. ^ "Home - FIH".
  7. ^ "Home - FIH".
  8. ^ "FIH confirms Spain men and Belgium women join Hockey Pro League". FIH.
  9. ^ http://www.fih.ch/events/champions-trophy/womens-champions-trophy-2018/teams/?teamId=4709
  10. ^ https://hockey.nl/oranje/oranje-dames/
  11. ^ 2018 World Cup roster

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