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The New Zealand Herald
'Big games are a weakness of ours' - Black Sticks coachNew Zealand's Liz Thompson reacts after her team lost 2-1 against Germany. Phot
'Big games are a weakness of ours' - Black Sticks coach
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 10 days ago
New Zealand's Liz Thompson reacts after her team lost 2-1 against Germany. Photo / AP Black Sticks coach Mark Hager is not a man to pull any punches. Not even with many of his players in tears, and his own eyes red-rimmed. For the second successive... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
More heartbreak for women's hockey teamFor some this will be their final chance to win an Olympic medal. Captain Kayla
More heartbreak for women's hockey team
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 10 days ago
For some this will be their final chance to win an Olympic medal. Captain Kayla Whitelock had to be consoled by coach Mark Hager after the final whistle. She has had to put up with her share of bitter disappointment, at the 2010 and 2014... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Black Sticks going for 16th Kiwi medalBlack Sticks will need a fast change in fortunes after being outclassed by Grea
Black Sticks going for 16th Kiwi medal
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 10 days ago
Black Sticks will need a fast change in fortunes after being outclassed by Great Britain 3-0 in the semifinal. Coach Mark Hager has laid down a challenge to his side: Remember how to play as a team. Hager said that was something they forgot... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
New Zealand women's hockey team lacked finish in semifinal defeat2016: Lydia Ko saves round with miraculous eagleVideoWatch: Black Sticks miss o
New Zealand women's hockey team lacked finish in semifinal defeat
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 12 days ago
2016: Lydia Ko saves round with miraculous eagleVideoWatch: Black Sticks miss out on final, to play for bronze Coach Mark Hager was left to bemoan a failure to stick to the game plan. "I didn't think we played as a team," he said. "We ran... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Black Sticks on cusp of first ever medalput us under a lot of pressure early but the girls hung in and relaxed which ga
Black Sticks on cusp of first ever medal
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 14 days ago
put us under a lot of pressure early but the girls hung in and relaxed which gave us a lot of belief," coach Mark Hager said. "We worked bloody hard throughout. If you're going to win medals you need everyone playing well and we... Read more
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International Business Times
GB women's hockey team beat Spain to seal New Zealand semi-final in Rio four years ago and were the only team to finish below them in June's Champions
GB women's hockey team beat Spain to seal New Zealand semi-final in Rio
International Business Times / Posted 14 days ago
four years ago and were the only team to finish below them in June's Champions Trophy event held in London. Coached by Mark Hager, they came second in Group A with three wins before beating rivals Australia 4-2. Germany will face either... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Black Sticks women to play Australia in quarter-finalagainst a Chinese team who had to win to make the last eight. "The way we went
Black Sticks women to play Australia in quarter-final
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 16 days ago
against a Chinese team who had to win to make the last eight. "The way we went about the process," was what pleased coach Mark Hager. "We started really well, moved the ball well, and they had to win so they had to come at us. I thought the girls... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Hockey side's pride pricked in 2-1 lossGrandmother of Thai Olympian dies watching him lift on TV New Zealand had six
Hockey side's pride pricked in 2-1 loss
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 20 days ago
Grandmother of Thai Olympian dies watching him lift on TV New Zealand had six penalty corners and converted none. Coach Mark Hager acknowledged the result was a setback. "We fought hard but in the end our set pieces were poor, they ran us down... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Hockey side's pride pricked in 2-1 lossGrandmother of Thai Olympian dies watching him lift on TV New Zealand had six
Hockey side's pride pricked in 2-1 loss
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 20 days ago
Grandmother of Thai Olympian dies watching him lift on TV New Zealand had six penalty corners and converted none. Coach Mark Hager acknowledged the result was a setback. "We fought hard but in the end our set pieces were poor, they ran us down... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Rio Olympics: Harrison strikes as New Zealand dismantle KoreaKirsten Pearce and Gemma Flynn before Petrea Webster added her side's fourth ea
Rio Olympics: Harrison strikes as New Zealand dismantle Korea
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 22 days ago
Kirsten Pearce and Gemma Flynn before Petrea Webster added her side's fourth early in the second half. Head coach Mark Hager said it was pleasing to get a win on the board in their first game. "We're definitely happy with the win. We were... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Rio Olympics: Harrison strikes as New Zealand dismantle KoreaKirsten Pearce and Gemma Flynn before Petrea Webster added her side's fourth ea
Rio Olympics: Harrison strikes as New Zealand dismantle Korea
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 22 days ago
Kirsten Pearce and Gemma Flynn before Petrea Webster added her side's fourth early in the second half. Head coach Mark Hager said it was pleasing to get a win on the board in their first game. "We're definitely happy with the win. We were... Read more
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