Netherlands' women's field hockey

The lovely ladies of the Dutch women's field hockey team playing hard. -- Tiara Chiaramonte

Netherlands' Ellen Hoog, left, and Sophie Polkamp celebrate with their gold medals after defeating China 2-0 in the women's gold medal field hockey match at the Olympic Hockey Center at the Beijing 2008 Olympics in Beijing, Friday, Aug. 22, 2008. (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft)
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Netherlands' Ellen Hoog, left, and Sophie Polkamp celebrate with their gold medals after defeating China 2-0 in the women's gold medal field hockey match at the Olympic Hockey Center at the Beijing 2008 Olympics in Beijing, Friday, Aug. 22, 2008. (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft)
Netherlands' Ellen Hoog celebrates scoring her team's second goal against India at a Women's Hockey World Cup match in Rosario, Argentina, Monday Aug. 30, 2010. (AP Photo/Eduardo Di Baia)
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Netherlands' Ellen Hoog celebrates scoring her team's second goal against India at a Women's Hockey World Cup match in Rosario, Argentina, Monday Aug. 30, 2010. (AP Photo/Eduardo Di Baia)
BEIJING - AUGUST 22: Sophie Polkamp (L) and Ellen Hoog of the Netherland pose with their gold medal in the women's hockey at the Olympic Green Hockey Field on Day 14 of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games on August 22, 2008 in Beijing, China. (Photo by Lars Baron/Bongarts/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 14 - Hockey
BEIJING - AUGUST 22: Sophie Polkamp (L) and Ellen Hoog of the Netherland pose with their gold medal in the women's hockey at the Olympic Green Hockey Field on Day 14 of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games on August 22, 2008 in Beijing, China. (Photo by Lars Baron/Bongarts/Getty Images)
BEIJING - AUGUST 20: Naomi van AS #18 of Netherlands and her team mate Ellen Hoog #19 celebrate their victory after the Women's Semifinal 2 Match W34 between Netherlands and Argentina at the Olympic Green Hockey Field during Day 12 of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games on August 20, 2008 in Beijing, China. (Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 12 - Hockey
BEIJING - AUGUST 20: Naomi van AS #18 of Netherlands and her team mate Ellen Hoog #19 celebrate their victory after the Women's Semifinal 2 Match W34 between Netherlands and Argentina at the Olympic Green Hockey Field during Day 12 of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games on August 20, 2008 in Beijing, China. (Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)
Carlien Dirkse van den Heuvel, left, of Netherlands celebrates with teammate Carlijn Welten after the first goal against Germany during the women's Champions Trophy group B hockey match in Amsterdam, Netherlands, Sunday, June 26, 2011. (AP Photo/Ermindo Armino)
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Carlien Dirkse van den Heuvel, left, of Netherlands celebrates with teammate Carlijn Welten after the first goal against Germany during the women's Champions Trophy group B hockey match in Amsterdam, Netherlands, Sunday, June 26, 2011. (AP Photo/Ermindo Armino)
ROSARIO, ARGENTINA - SEPTEMBER 01: Sophie Polkamp of Netherlands conducts the ball against of New Zealand during their match as part of BDO FIH World Cup Women 2010 on September 1, 2010 in Rosario, Argentina. (Photo por DelCampo/LatinContent/Getty Images)
Netherlands v New Zealand - BDO FIH World Cup Women 2010
ROSARIO, ARGENTINA - SEPTEMBER 01: Sophie Polkamp of Netherlands conducts the ball against of New Zealand during their match as part of BDO FIH World Cup Women 2010 on September 1, 2010 in Rosario, Argentina. (Photo por DelCampo/LatinContent/Getty Images)
Netherland's Kelly Jonker celebrates scoring the opening goal, right, with Eva de Geode and Kitty van Male,center, in the first semi-final match of the Investec London Cup in Chiswick, London Saturday June 9, 2012. (AP Photo/Ady Kerry/PA Wire) UNITED KINGDOM OUT NO SALES NO ARCHIVE
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Netherland's Kelly Jonker celebrates scoring the opening goal, right, with Eva de Geode and Kitty van Male,center, in the first semi-final match of the Investec London Cup in Chiswick, London Saturday June 9, 2012. (AP Photo/Ady Kerry/PA Wire) UNITED KINGDOM OUT NO SALES NO ARCHIVE
MOENCHENGLADBACH, GERMANY - AUGUST 21: Eva de Goede of Netherlands reacts during the Women´s EuroHockey Championships 2011 Pool A match between Spain and Netherlands at Warsteiner HockeyPark on August 21, 2011 in Moenchengladbach, Germany. (Photo by Dennis Grombkowski/Bongarts/Getty Images)
Spain v Netherlands - Women's EuroHockey 2011
MOENCHENGLADBACH, GERMANY - AUGUST 21: Eva de Goede of Netherlands reacts during the Women´s EuroHockey Championships 2011 Pool A match between Spain and Netherlands at Warsteiner HockeyPark on August 21, 2011 in Moenchengladbach, Germany. (Photo by Dennis Grombkowski/Bongarts/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 29: Caia Van Maasakker of Netherlands celebrates scoring her team's third goal with her team mates during the Women's Pool WA Match W02 between the Netherlands and Belgium at the Hockey Centre on July 29, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 2 - Hockey: Netherlands v Belgium
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 29: Caia Van Maasakker of Netherlands celebrates scoring her team's third goal with her team mates during the Women's Pool WA Match W02 between the Netherlands and Belgium at the Hockey Centre on July 29, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images)
Carlien Dirkse van den Heuvel of The Netherlands reacts after the first goal against Germany during the women's Champions Trophy group B hockey match in Amsterdam, Netherlands, Sunday, June 26, 2011. (AP Photo/Ermindo Armino)
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Carlien Dirkse van den Heuvel of The Netherlands reacts after the first goal against Germany during the women's Champions Trophy group B hockey match in Amsterdam, Netherlands, Sunday, June 26, 2011. (AP Photo/Ermindo Armino)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 29: Naomi Van As of Netherlands competes during the Women's Pool WA Match W02 between the Netherlands and Belgium at the Hockey Centre on July 29, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 2 - Hockey: Netherlands v Belgium
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 29: Naomi Van As of Netherlands competes during the Women's Pool WA Match W02 between the Netherlands and Belgium at the Hockey Centre on July 29, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images)
Netherlands' Naomi Van As, right, celebrates her goal against Japan with teammate Ellen Hoog at a women's Field Hockey World Cup match in Rosario, Argentina, Tuesday Sept. 7, 2010. (AP Photo/Eduardo Di Baia)
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Netherlands' Naomi Van As, right, celebrates her goal against Japan with teammate Ellen Hoog at a women's Field Hockey World Cup match in Rosario, Argentina, Tuesday Sept. 7, 2010. (AP Photo/Eduardo Di Baia)
Sophie Polkamp, left, and Ellon Hoog, center, laugh as teammate Naomi Van As struggles to lift the trophy following their win over Australia in the final at the Champions Trophy women's field hockey tournament in Canberra, Australia, Sunday, Dec. 4, 2005. The Netherlands won in a penalty shoot-out after the score was locked at 0-0 at the end of the game. (AP Photo/Mark Graham)
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Sophie Polkamp, left, and Ellon Hoog, center, laugh as teammate Naomi Van As struggles to lift the trophy following their win over Australia in the final at the Champions Trophy women's field hockey tournament in Canberra, Australia, Sunday, Dec. 4, 2005. The Netherlands won in a penalty shoot-out after the score was locked at 0-0 at the end of the game. (AP Photo/Mark Graham)
BEIJING - AUGUST 22: Naomi Van As #18 and Sophie Polkamp #21 of the Netherlands celebrate after their 2-0 victory over China in the women's gold medal hockey match at the Olympic Green Hockey Field on Day 14 of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games on August 22, 2008 in Beijing, China. (Photo by Lars Baron/Bongarts/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 14 - Hockey
BEIJING - AUGUST 22: Naomi Van As #18 and Sophie Polkamp #21 of the Netherlands celebrate after their 2-0 victory over China in the women's gold medal hockey match at the Olympic Green Hockey Field on Day 14 of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games on August 22, 2008 in Beijing, China. (Photo by Lars Baron/Bongarts/Getty Images)
ROSARIO, ARGENTINA-SEPTEMBER 05: Naomi van As, Kelly Jonker, Sophie and the rest Polkamp Dutchman team greet the audience at the end of the match between Holland and Germany as part of the BDO FIH World Cup 2010 on 05 September 2010 in Rosario, Argentina. (Photo by Delcampo/LatinContent/Getty Images)
Germany v Netherlands - Female Field Hockey World Cup
ROSARIO, ARGENTINA-SEPTEMBER 05: Naomi van As, Kelly Jonker, Sophie and the rest Polkamp Dutchman team greet the audience at the end of the match between Holland and Germany as part of the BDO FIH World Cup 2010 on 05 September 2010 in Rosario, Argentina. (Photo by Delcampo/LatinContent/Getty Images)
Netherlands v Italy - Women's EuroHockey 2011
Netherlands' Ellen Hoog, left, and Sophie Polkamp celebrate with their gold medals as photographers take their picture after defeating China 2-0 in the women's gold medal field hockey match at the Olympic Hockey Center at the Beijing 2008 Olympics in Beijing, Friday, Aug. 22, 2008.(AP Photo/Aman Sharma)
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Netherlands' Ellen Hoog, left, and Sophie Polkamp celebrate with their gold medals as photographers take their picture after defeating China 2-0 in the women's gold medal field hockey match at the Olympic Hockey Center at the Beijing 2008 Olympics in Beijing, Friday, Aug. 22, 2008.(AP Photo/Aman Sharma)
Netherlands v Italy - Women's EuroHockey 2011
MOENCHENGLADBACH, GERMANY - AUGUST 25: Sophie Polkamp of Netherlands celebrates after winning the Women's Eurohockey 2011 semi final match between Netherlands and England at Warsteiner HockeyPark on August 25, 2011 in Moenchengladbach, Germany. (Photo by Dennis Grombkowski/Bongarts/Getty Images)
Netherlands v England - Women's EuroHockey 2011
MOENCHENGLADBACH, GERMANY - AUGUST 25: Sophie Polkamp of Netherlands celebrates after winning the Women's Eurohockey 2011 semi final match between Netherlands and England at Warsteiner HockeyPark on August 25, 2011 in Moenchengladbach, Germany. (Photo by Dennis Grombkowski/Bongarts/Getty Images)
SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - JULY 18: Lidewij Welten of the Netherlands and Hope Munro of Australia contest possession during the Women's Hockey Champions Trophy match between the Australian Hockeyroos and the Netherlands at Sydney Olympic Park Hockey Centre on July 18, 2009 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)
Australia v Netherlands - 2009 Champions Trophy
SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - JULY 18: Lidewij Welten of the Netherlands and Hope Munro of Australia contest possession during the Women's Hockey Champions Trophy match between the Australian Hockeyroos and the Netherlands at Sydney Olympic Park Hockey Centre on July 18, 2009 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)
MOENCHENGLADBACH, GERMANY - AUGUST 27: The Netherlands in an circle before the Women's EuroHockey 2011 final match between Netherlands and Germany at Warsteiner HockeyPark on August 27, 2011 in Moenchengladbach, Germany. (Photo by Mathis Wienand/Bongarts/Getty Images)
Netherlands v Germany - Women's EuroHockey 2011 Final
MOENCHENGLADBACH, GERMANY - AUGUST 27: The Netherlands in an circle before the Women's EuroHockey 2011 final match between Netherlands and Germany at Warsteiner HockeyPark on August 27, 2011 in Moenchengladbach, Germany. (Photo by Mathis Wienand/Bongarts/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 29: Maartje Goderie of Netherlands and herteam mates celebrate victory at the end of the Women's Pool WA Match W02 between the Netherlands and Belgium at the Hockey Centre on July 29, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 2 - Hockey: Netherlands v Belgium
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 29: Maartje Goderie of Netherlands and herteam mates celebrate victory at the end of the Women's Pool WA Match W02 between the Netherlands and Belgium at the Hockey Centre on July 29, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 29: Gaelle Valcke of Belgium competes with Ellen Hoog of Netherlands during the Women's Pool WA Match W02 between the Netherlands and Belgium at the Hockey Centre on July 29, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 2 - Hockey: Netherlands v Belgium
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 29: Gaelle Valcke of Belgium competes with Ellen Hoog of Netherlands during the Women's Pool WA Match W02 between the Netherlands and Belgium at the Hockey Centre on July 29, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 29: The Netherlands players line up prior to the Women's Pool WA Match W02 between the Netherlands and Belgium at the Hockey Centre on July 29, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 2 - Hockey: Netherlands v Belgium
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 29: The Netherlands players line up prior to the Women's Pool WA Match W02 between the Netherlands and Belgium at the Hockey Centre on July 29, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 29: Kim Lammers of the Netherlands celebrates scoring the opening goal with her team mates during the Women's Pool WA Match W02 between the Netherlands and Belgium at the Hockey Centre on July 29, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 2 - Hockey: Netherlands v Belgium
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 29: Kim Lammers of the Netherlands celebrates scoring the opening goal with her team mates during the Women's Pool WA Match W02 between the Netherlands and Belgium at the Hockey Centre on July 29, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images)
Anne Panter, left, from England, battles for the ball with Netherlands' Lidewij Welten during their Women's Champions Trophy field hockey match in Rosario, Argentina, Sunday, Jan. 29, 2012. (AP Photo/Eduardo Di Baia)
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Anne Panter, left, from England, battles for the ball with Netherlands' Lidewij Welten during their Women's Champions Trophy field hockey match in Rosario, Argentina, Sunday, Jan. 29, 2012. (AP Photo/Eduardo Di Baia)
Chloe Rogers, center, from England, battles for the ball with Netherlands' Lidewij Welten, left, and Maartje Goderie during their Women's Champions Trophy field hockey match in Rosario, Argentina, Sunday, Jan. 29, 2012. (AP Photo/Eduardo Di Baia)
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Chloe Rogers, center, from England, battles for the ball with Netherlands' Lidewij Welten, left, and Maartje Goderie during their Women's Champions Trophy field hockey match in Rosario, Argentina, Sunday, Jan. 29, 2012. (AP Photo/Eduardo Di Baia)
Netherlands' Daphne Van Der Velden battles for the ball with Crista Cullen, from England, during their Women's Champions Trophy field hockey match in Rosario, Argentina, Sunday, Jan. 29, 2012. (AP Photo/Eduardo Di Baia)
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Netherlands' Daphne Van Der Velden battles for the ball with Crista Cullen, from England, during their Women's Champions Trophy field hockey match in Rosario, Argentina, Sunday, Jan. 29, 2012. (AP Photo/Eduardo Di Baia)
Netherlands' Lidewij Welten, left, battles for the ball with New Zealand goalkeeper Sally Rutherford in their Women's Champions Trophy quarterfinal field hockey match in Rosario, Argentina, Thursday Feb. 2, 2012. (AP Photo/Eduardo Di Baia)
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Netherlands' Lidewij Welten, left, battles for the ball with New Zealand goalkeeper Sally Rutherford in their Women's Champions Trophy quarterfinal field hockey match in Rosario, Argentina, Thursday Feb. 2, 2012. (AP Photo/Eduardo Di Baia)
The Netherlands' Margot van Geffen, left, battles for the ball with New Zealand's Charlotte Harrison during their Women's Champions Trophy quarterfinal field hockey match in Rosario, Argentina, Thursday Feb. 2, 2012. (AP Photo/Eduardo Di Baia)
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The Netherlands' Margot van Geffen, left, battles for the ball with New Zealand's Charlotte Harrison during their Women's Champions Trophy quarterfinal field hockey match in Rosario, Argentina, Thursday Feb. 2, 2012. (AP Photo/Eduardo Di Baia)
The Netherlands field hockey team congratulates each other shortly after defeating Belgium 3-0 in the women's hockey preliminary match at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 29, 2012, in London. (AP Photo/Bullit Marquez)
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The Netherlands field hockey team congratulates each other shortly after defeating Belgium 3-0 in the women's hockey preliminary match at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 29, 2012, in London. (AP Photo/Bullit Marquez)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 7: Caia van Maasakker of Netherlands battles with Miriam Crowley of Ireland during the Investec London Cup match between Ireland and Netherlands at The University of Westminster's Quintin Hogg Memorial Sports Grounds on June 7, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Jan Kruger/Getty Images)
Ireland v Netherlands - The Investec London Cup
LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 7: Caia van Maasakker of Netherlands battles with Miriam Crowley of Ireland during the Investec London Cup match between Ireland and Netherlands at The University of Westminster's Quintin Hogg Memorial Sports Grounds on June 7, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Jan Kruger/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 7: Caia van Maasakker of Netherlands battles with Anna O'Flanagan and Nikki Evans of Ireland during the Investec London Cup match between Ireland and Netherlands at The University of Westminster's Quintin Hogg Memorial Sports Grounds on June 7, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Jan Kruger/Getty Images)
Ireland v Netherlands - The Investec London Cup
LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 7: Caia van Maasakker of Netherlands battles with Anna O'Flanagan and Nikki Evans of Ireland during the Investec London Cup match between Ireland and Netherlands at The University of Westminster's Quintin Hogg Memorial Sports Grounds on June 7, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Jan Kruger/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 29: Marilyn Agliotti of Netherlands competes during the Women's Pool WA Match W02 between the Netherlands and Belgium at the Hockey Centre on July 29, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 2 - Hockey: Netherlands v Belgium
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 29: Marilyn Agliotti of Netherlands competes during the Women's Pool WA Match W02 between the Netherlands and Belgium at the Hockey Centre on July 29, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 29: Naomi Van As of Netherlands competes with Charlotte de Vos of Belgium during the Women's Pool WA Match W02 between the Netherlands and Belgium at the Hockey Centre on July 29, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 2 - Hockey: Netherlands v Belgium
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 29: Naomi Van As of Netherlands competes with Charlotte de Vos of Belgium during the Women's Pool WA Match W02 between the Netherlands and Belgium at the Hockey Centre on July 29, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 29: Maartje Goderie of Netherlands and herteam mates celebrate victory at the end of the Women's Pool WA Match W02 between the Netherlands and Belgium at the Hockey Centre on July 29, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 2 - Hockey: Netherlands v Belgium
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 29: Maartje Goderie of Netherlands and herteam mates celebrate victory at the end of the Women's Pool WA Match W02 between the Netherlands and Belgium at the Hockey Centre on July 29, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 29: Caia Van Maasakker of Netherlands competes during the Women's Pool WA Match W02 between the Netherlands and Belgium at the Hockey Centre on July 29, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 2 - Hockey: Netherlands v Belgium
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 29: Caia Van Maasakker of Netherlands competes during the Women's Pool WA Match W02 between the Netherlands and Belgium at the Hockey Centre on July 29, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images)

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