Netherlands Women Team Won the Hockey World Cup

Netherlands who host the Hockey World Cup tournament had a perfect result on the women team after beating Australia 2 – 0. It is a great achievement for the Netherlands women hockey team since the title is the seventh. They earn the most women’s title for the Hockey World Cup; the Dutch also won the Olympic gold medal in 2012 and made it perfect by winning the game at the Hague. The penalty scored by Maartje Paumen brought the Dutch to lead 1 – 0; the penalty was given after Roos Drost was fouled inside the Australian circle. The second goal scored by Kim Lammers after she hit her previously blocked shot.
On the bronze game; Luciana Aymar scored 2 goals and brought Argentina who is the defending champions won 2- 1 against United States and brought the bronze home. While England’s women managed to get away from the bottom of the table after winning the penalty shootout against Belgium. England is third in the women world hockey rank only won one out of five games in the group stage. The 11th – 12th playoff ended 1 – 1 in the normal time after Sophie Bray and Stephanie De Groof scored for both team, but England managed to win 2 -1 on the shootout and avoid finished last.