Impressive Dutch put on a master class

The Netherlands Hockey team put on an impressive show for the Mardyke crowd last night beating the green machine by 7-2. The game was competitive until half time as Ireland went into the break 2-1 down. Tired from there recent exerpts in Spain at the 6 nations tournament the third quarter proved to be the decisive one as the men in Orange led by 5-1 after 45 mins.

A crowd of over 1200 people watched the first of 2 games at the UCC venue. The second game will be at 7pm tomorrow night.

For more see http://www.irishexaminer.com/sport/other-sports/dutch-rampant-as-ireland-get-ready-for-olympic-games-408567.html

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