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Athlon Car Lease FIH Road to London (Women) Kontich 2012

Kontich, Belgium - March 17-25, 2012
Local time is 11:55pm
  • Welcome to the London Olympics, Belgium

    Belgium celebrates its first-ever berth to the Olympics
    Belgium celebrates its first-ever berth to the Olympics
    (Photo: Stanislas Brochier)
    With 4-1 win against Ireland, Belgium earns a 2012 spot

    Belgium became the 11th women’s team to qualify for the 2012 London Olympics after powering past Ireland, 4-1, in the Athlon Car Lease FIH Road to London tournament in Antwerp. In front of a capacity crowd, Sofie Gierts had the game of her life and it came at just the right time as her three goals paced Belgium to the win and to London. Spain picked up the bronze medal with a 5-1 win against Russia.  x 69 More

  • Beerschot giving the Olympic Qualifiers a shot  x 44

    An aerial shot of the Beerschot hockey club in Kontich
    An aerial shot of the Beerschot hockey club in Kontich
    (Photo: Beerschot THC)
    Hockey club has first Olympic experience since 1920

    KONTICH – There’s a saying ‘it takes a village to raise a child’. In Kontich, you could say ‘it takes a village to organize a hockey tournament.’ Fans, players and official have been treated to a world class event that has been organized at a local level thanks to the grass roots efforts of the local hockey club, Beerschot. More

  • Sneak preview day at qualifier in Kontich

    France got a sneak peek at their fifth place opponent Mexcio and came out with a 5-4 win.
    France got a sneak peek at their fifth place opponent Mexcio and came out with a 5-4 win.
    (Photo: Stanislas Brochier)
    All three games a glimpse of what awaits on Final Sunday

    If odds makers were looking for help at the Athlon Car Lease FIH Road to London Tournament, they didn't get much despite today's games all being exactly the same as Sunday's final. Both Ireland vs. Belgium and Spain vs. Russia ended in 1-1 a draw, while France won by a slim 5-4 margin against Mexico. The results set up what is sure to be a thrilling finale to the Kontich qualifier. More

  • Ireland and Belgium into final game

    Deciding game set after Irish knock Spain out of contention

    Top seeded Spain's dreams of going to the 2012 Olympic Games are over after Ireland delivered the knock out punch with a 3-2 win today. The win put Ireland into the final game against Belgium,... More

  • Belgium and Ireland rise to the top in Kontich

    Both teams unbeaten after three days of action

    Belgium and Ireland sit atop of the standings at the Athlon Car Lease FIH Road to London Tournament in Belgium. The hosts scored in the second minute against Spain and hung on for a 1-0 win.... More

  • Belgium complete the dozen against Mexico

    Spain struggle past France and Ireland top Russia

    Day 2 at the Athlon Car Lease FIH Road to London event in Kontich saw Spain defeat France 2-1, Ireland slip past Russia 3-0, and Belgium record the event's highest scoreline so far in a 12-0 win... More

  • Spain and Ireland record big wins in Kontich

    Belgian hosts also secure three points against Russia

    In the first round of matches at the Athlon Car Lease FIH Road to London event in Belgium, Spain defeated Mexico 7-0, Ireland pushed past France 5-1 and Belgium wrestled down Russia 4-0. More

  • Next stop on the Road to London: Belgium

    Rosters announced as games begin in Kontich on Saturday

    The rosters for the six competing teams at the Athlon Car Lease FIH Road to London (Women) in Kontich, Belgium were announced today on the eve of the first day of the event. The tournament is the... More

  • USA win Toyota Three Nations in Terrassa

    Stomach illness hits Spain squad ahead of Olympic Qualifier

    A last minute strike from top defender Lauren Crandall was enough to give USA a 1-0 win against Belgium and secure victory in the Toyota Three Nations tournament, which took place this week in... More

  • Tickets on sale for Athlon Car Lease FIH Road to London

    Big turnout anticipated at Olympic Qualification event in Belgium

    The International Hockey Federation (FIH) and the Belgian Hockey Federation (ARBH-KBHB) are pleased to announce that tickets for the Athlon Car Lease FIH Road To London (17-25 March 2012) are... More

  • Test event in London takes shape

    Web launch comes on the 150-day mark to the 2012 Games

    LONDON – The London Olympic Organizing Committee (LOCOG) today announced the launch of the official website for the upcoming test event in early May. The Visa International Invitation Hockey... More

  • A Bird's Eye view in London

    Webcam gives hockey fans a chance to keep an eye on London

    LONDON – The London Olympic Organizing Committee today unveiled a web camera aimed at the hockey stadium where fans can watch the progress of construction on the stadium. More

  • Amended match schedule for Olympic Qualifiers

    Adjustments made to tournaments in Dublin and Antwerp

    There have been some small amendments to the match schedules for the forthcoming Olympic Qualifying tournaments that will take place in Dublin, Ireland (Men, 10-18 March 2012) and Antwerp, Belgium... More

Final Standings

  1. Belgium
    1. Belgium
  2. Ireland
    2. Ireland
  3. Spain
    3. Spain
  4. Russia
    4. Russia
  5. France
    5. France
  6. Mexico
    6. Mexico

Matches

Mar 25, 2012
FRA France
Mexico MEX
ESP Spain
Russia RUS
BEL Belgium
Ireland IRL
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Pool Standings

Team Pld W D L GD Pts
Pool A
Belgium  BEL 5 4 1 0 21 13
Ireland  IRL 5 4 1 0 13 13
Spain  ESP 5 2 1 2 6 7
Russia  RUS 5 2 1 2 -2 7
France  FRA 5 1 0 4 -9 3
Mexico  MEX 5 0 0 5 -29 0
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