BILLY BAKKER

  • Netherlands rout Pak 52 to enter Champions Trophy final December 8, 2012

    Melbourne: Olympic silver medalists Netherlands outplayed Pakistan 52 to enter the Champions Trophy final after six years. The Dutch, eighttime Champions Trophy title winners, dominated the semifinal throughout to surge into the final for the first time since they won the title in 2006 in Spain. Livewire striker Billy Bakker opened...
  • Netherlands thrash Britain 92 in men's hockey August 10, 2012

    London: Nippy striker Billy Bakker and penalty corner shooter Roderick Weusthof scored three goals each as Netherlands stormed into the final of the Olympic men's hockey with a thumping 92 victory over hosts Great Britain. Netherlands, bronze medallists in the 2010 World Cup, played a brisk overlapping game to hammer six...