STAR GOALIE MADDIE HINCH JOINS EHL COMMS TEAM
Three-time FIH Goalkeeper of the Yr Maddie Hinch will be a part of the commentary crew for the ABN AMRO EHL FINAL8 which runs from April 6-10 within the Wagener Stadium.
Will probably be her second outing within the commentary sales space for the EHL having beforehand joined Nick Irvine and Simon Mason remotely for the Covid-shortened FINAL4 in 2021.
This time, the Olympic gold medalist will probably be in situ on the occasion hosted in Pinoké and can carry her professional insights from her expertise of enjoying within the Hoofdklasse with SCHC and, this season, with Tilburg.
“Voice of the EHL” Nick and Simon will probably be well-known to hockey followers of the EHL with the previous set to commentate on his fifteenth finals week of the world’s premier membership hockey competitors.
“I do know simply how a lot we’re all trying ahead to Pinoké’s first internet hosting of the EHL over Easter within the fabulous Wagener Stadium Netherlands.“ stated Nick Irvine.
“Having Maddie on board for commentary is an actual boon for our commentary crew. I’ve labored together with her earlier than on the European Membership Cup in Surbiton in 2018 after which in that unusual Covid season in 2021 the place she brings her eager perception together with a beautiful, relaxed humour which works so properly on air.
“I feel all who watch hockey on their screens recognize having contrasting voices and views and I’m personally delighted that Maddie will probably be sharing her information of and keenness for the sport with us all.”
It comes within the week Maddie introduced her retirement from the worldwide recreation following a glittering profession, capped by Olympic gold in 2016 the place she excelled within the shoot-out.
That adopted the same success within the European Championships in 2015. Her consistency was outstanding as she was named on the shortlist for the FIH Goalkeeper of the Yr from 2014 – when the award was launched – to 2018 after which once more was on the checklist for 2020/21.
Throughout her stellar enjoying profession – and thru her MH1 teaching clinics – Maddie has constructed up fairly a following of younger hockey followers and all of us hope that a lot of them will wish to hear from her and be a part of us all on the EHL from Pinoké.
Each match will probably be broadcast stay from the occasion by way of a variety of retailers. We are going to submit the complete checklist of broadcast choices subsequent week.