South Africa women's national field hockey team


The South Africa women's national field hockey team represents South Africa in international field hockey matches and tournaments.[2]

South Africa
AssociationSouth African Hockey Association
ConfederationAfHF (Africa)
CoachRobin van Ginkel
ManagerGillian Doig
CaptainErin Christie
Home
Away
FIH ranking
Current 16 (30 June 2021)[1]
Olympic Games
Appearances5 (first in 2000)
Best result9th (2004)
World Cup
Appearances6 (first in 1998)
Best result7th (1998)
Africa Cup of Nations
Appearances7 (first in 1994)
Best result1st (Six times)
African Games
Appearances3 (first in 1995)
Best result1st (1995, 1999, 2003)
Medal record
Event 1st 2nd 3rd
Africa Cup of Nations 6 0 0
African Games 3 0 0
Total 9 0 0
Africa Cup of Nations
1994 Pretoria
1998 Harare
2005 Pretoria
2009 Accra
2013 Nairobi
2017 Ismailia
African Games
1995 HarareTeam
1999 JohannesburgTeam
2003 AbujaTeam

Tournament history


Summer Olympics

World Cup

Commonwealth Games

World League

Africa Cup of Nations

All-Africa Games

  • 1995
  • 1999
  • 2003

African Olympic Qualifier

Current squad


The 2020 Olympic team was announced on 17 May 2021.[3]

Head coach: Robin van Ginkel

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) CapsClub
1 GK Phumelela Mbande (1993-03-08) 8 March 1993 (age 28) 47 Northern Blues

4 DF Nicole Walraven (1994-12-12) 12 December 1994 (age 26) 48 Northern Blues
6 DF Taryn Potts (1992-04-19) 19 April 1992 (age 29) 5 Southern Gauteng
13 DF Lisa-Marié Deetlefs (1987-09-08) 8 September 1987 (age 33) 267 Southern Gauteng
22 DF Lerato Mahole (1999-12-29) 29 December 1999 (age 21) 0 Namaqualand Daisies
29 DF Tarryn Glasby (1995-01-23) 23 January 1995 (age 26) 42 Western Province

7 MF Marizen Marais (1996-05-17) 17 May 1996 (age 25) 27 Blyde River Bunters
8 MF Kristen Paton (1996-12-21) 21 December 1996 (age 24) 33 Southern Gauteng
9 MF Robyn Johnson (1990-12-07) 7 December 1990 (age 30) 18 Southern Gauteng
10 MF Onthatile Zulu (2000-03-14) 14 March 2000 (age 21) 10 Northern Blues
16 MF Erin Christie (C) (1992-03-20) 20 March 1992 (age 29) 59 Southern Gauteng
19 MF Lilian du Plessis (1992-12-17) 17 December 1992 (age 28) 135 Southern Gauteng

3 FW Celia Seerane (1990-06-18) 18 June 1990 (age 31) 163 Northern Blues
5 FW Edith Molikoe (2000-05-23) 23 May 2000 (age 21) 0 Northern Blues
14 FW Nomnikelo Veto (1997-01-03) 3 January 1997 (age 24) 18 Southern Gauteng
17 FW Charné Maddocks (1998-06-10) 10 June 1998 (age 23) 0 North-West University
28 FW Quanita Bobbs (1993-09-03) 3 September 1993 (age 27) 132 Western Province
30 FW Toni Marks (1994-07-19) 19 July 1994 (age 27) 16 Madikwe Rangers

See also


References


  1. "FIH Men's and Women's World Ranking". FIH. 30 June 2021. Retrieved 30 June 2021.
  2. "South African Hockey Association". Retrieved 3 December 2014.
  3. "SA Hockey Squads Selected". sahockey.co.za. South Africa Hockey Association. Retrieved 24 July 2021.