Dec 17, 2012
Good wicket: Eddie Ockenden.
KOOKABURRAS co-captain Eddie Ockenden admits it was weird having a value placed on his head in the player auction for the new Hockey India League on Sunday, but as the bidding increased he quickly came to realise the huge boost the series would be for him, his peers and the game.
Chance for hockey's youngsters
Jamie Dwyer is in the new-look squad while Matthew Butturini, who played in the London Games, has been left out.
Globe-trotting Govers arrives in flick of time
After travelling for 42 hours and using gear borrowed from his brother, Illawarra Olympian Kieran Govers has led NSW to a stunning upset of Australian hockey powerhouse Queensland.