The hockeysters of Amsterdam on Saturday for the twentieth time in the history won the national championship. In Brabant was the defending champion Den Bosch with 2-0 records. The men will follow there Sunday a beslissingswedstrijd between Kampong and Bloemendaal.
Charlotte Vega and Kitty van Male made out with goals for the Amsterdam for the first time since the 2013 championship title picked up. The last five years, Den Bosch still champion.
The first duel between Amsterdam and Den Bosch was Thursday in Noord-Holland, finished and ended in a 2-1 victory for the new champion.
‘We played the first half so intensely and with so much confidence, I’m really so happy with this title. And also grateful that this team is successful. Our strength was the communication, we found each other blindly,” said Male, who has her final contest played at hockey.nl.
Last month won Amsterdam the Europe Cup I. The team of coach Rick Mathijssen switched to Den Bosch, then in the semi-final and was in the final battle then too strong for the Spanish Real Sociedad.
Beslissingsduel in men by victory Kampong
The men forced Kampong a beslissingswedstrijd. The band from Utrecht won the second duel with Bloemendaal in the final of 1-2, allowing the teams to each other Sunday at 16.00 a time to meet in the Noord-Holland seaside resort.
Bloemendaal started still excellent in the contest thanks to an early hit by Yannick van der Drift, who are backhand through the legs of keeper David Harte saw.
In the second quarter made the Kampong through Pays Phijffer equal and at the end of the third quarter beat the visitors again. Jip Janssen took advantage of a penalty corner and gave the Kampong as a beslissingswedstrijd.
Bloemendaal, that this week in Utrecht, with a 1-2 victory, crowning themselves in 2010 for the last time to win a national championship. Kampong conquered the last two years the title.
Kampong forced a beslissingsduel with Bloemendaal. (Photo: Pro Shots)