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Tigers Re-Appoint Luke Doerner and Stephen McMullen for 2022

The Tassie Tigers have re-appointed Luke Doerner and Stephen McMullen as their Head Coaches for the 2022 Sultana Bran Hockey One league season. Doerner was in charge of the Tigers Women for their inaugural season in 2019, and for the postponed 2021 season, while McMullen was appointed last year to coach the Men's team. They'v read more »

Hockey legends to take Perth Thundersticks reins in 2022

Former stars Phil Hulbert and David Guest will lead WA’s top-tier women’s and men’s hockey sides, the Perth Thundersticks, in this year’s Sultana Bran Hockey One season. The Perth Thundersticks, Western Australia’s premier open-age hockey side, will return to the field after a two-year hiatus due to COVID-19 whe read more »

Andy Crook appointed General Manager

The Sultana Bran Hockey One League has a new General Manager with experienced sports executive Andy Crook appointed to lead Australia’s premier national hockey league. Crook spent five years as Chief Operating Officer for the National Basketball League (NBL) and was Chief Executive of netball’s Trans-Tasman competition (then read more »

Thundersticks Head Coaches step down

Ahead of the 2022 Sultana Bran Hockey One season, Perth Thundersticks Head Coaches Stephen 'China' Davies and Kate Starre have announced that they will be parting ways from WA's top-level sides, the Perth Thundersticks. Kate Starre OAM has had a decorated career in hockey and was passionate about restoring the Perth Thundersticks read more »

Sultana Bran Hockey One League Season 2 update

Due to ongoing impacts of COVID, Season 2 of the Sultana Bran Hockey One League has been deferred to October 2022. The second season of Australia’s ‘reimagined’ premier domestic men’s and women’s hockey competition was originally scheduled to start on 1 October 2021 and run until mid November. Back in August it was read more »

Dodemaide to depart Hockey One League

Sultana Bran Hockey One League General Manager Tony Dodemaide has announced his resignation to take up a ‘once in a lifetime’ role with Cricket Australia. Dodemaide was appointed by the Hockey One League Board as the League’s inaugural General Manager in early 2019. In his time at the helm, Dodemaide was instrumental in read more »

2021 Blaze Squads Announced!

Brisbane Blaze are thrilled to announce the players selected in the Hockey One squads at the conclusion of the Big Hockey Hit Out! The squads will continue to work towards final squad selection later this year. MEN Jacob Anderson Tyler Arundell Jayden Atkinson Danie read more »

Melbourne Smiles partners with HC Melbourne

Please welcome our final team sponsor - Melbourne Smiles Denture Clinic Melbourne Smiles are all about connecting with patients and providing high quality sports custom mouthguards. Play your best without having to worry about a mouthguard falling out or an injury. “Melbourne Smiles is very excited about our partnership wit read more »