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Glenn Turner Biography

Glenn Turner is an Australian field hockey player who is a member of Australia men's national field hockey team that won a gold medal at the 2010 Commonwealth Games. He is trying to secure a spot with the squad so he can represent Australia at the 2012 Summer Olympics. Turner is one of the lethal strikers for the Kookaburras. In 2010, he scored his team's only goal in game against the Tassie Tigers that his side lost 2-1. In December 2007, he competed in the Dutch Series in Canberra. In 2009, he was a member of the national team during a five game test series in Kuala Lumpur. He represented the country at the 2010 Commonwealth Games and managed to score a goal in the gold medal match against India that Australia won 8-0. Turner was named as one of twenty-eight players to be on the 2012 Summer Olympics Australian men's national training squad. The start of the Olympic year saw him score four goals in a game in the international series against China. The Kookaburras will be hoping for him to continue his amazing scoring strike rate which has seen him score 11 goals in his 12 matches in the 2012 season.

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5 Kiwi cricketers who had forgettable debuts but went on to have high-flying careers
5 Kiwi cricketers who had forgettable debuts but went on to have high-flying careers
Well begun is half done goes the saying. Well, for these 5 Kiwi legends, it's the other way around. They began badly, but ended on a high.
Back to the drawing board, says coach Cedric D'Souza despite Delhi's 6-4 win against Kalinga
Back to the drawing board, says coach Cedric D'Souza despite Delhi's 6-4 win against Kalinga
Rupinder Pal Singh and Simon Child scored in the final quarter to record a memorable comeback victory.
Hockey India League: A Comprehensive History
Hockey India League: A Comprehensive History
A comprehensive history of the Hockey India League and its rise in the following years.
Spain upsets Australia 1-0 in men's hockey
Spain upsets Australia 1-0 in men's hockey
India lose 1-2 to Belgium in Hockey Champions Trophy
India lose 1-2 to Belgium in Hockey Champions Trophy
Jaypee Punjab Warriors beat Kalinga Lancers 4-1 in crucial HIL tie
Jaypee Punjab Warriors beat Kalinga Lancers 4-1 in crucial HIL tie
2 field goals by the Warriors and Lancers' inability to convert penalty corners meant that the scoreline read 4-1 in favour of the Warriors.
Glenn Turner strikes twice as Kalinga Lancers beat Delhi Waveriders 4-0 in HIL
Glenn Turner strikes twice as Kalinga Lancers beat Delhi Waveriders 4-0 in HIL
Lancers have now moved up to the top of the table with 22 points from 6 matches.
Dabang Mumbai vs Kalinga Lancers: Preview, TV Channel Info, Squad, Form Guide, Key Players
Dabang Mumbai vs Kalinga Lancers: Preview, TV Channel Info, Squad, Form Guide, Key Players
All you need to know about Dabang Mumbai vs Kalinga Lancers in Coal India Hockey India League 2016
HIL 2016: Kalinga Lancers 4-2 Dabang Mumbai; Turner turns it around for the home team
HIL 2016: Kalinga Lancers 4-2 Dabang Mumbai; Turner turns it around for the home team
The Alphas lost their opening match of 2016 Coal India Hockey India League
Rejuvenated Kalinga Lancers confident of turning new leaf in HIL
Rejuvenated Kalinga Lancers confident of turning new leaf in HIL
The Lancers would start their HIL campaign against the UP Wizards at the Kalinga Stadium, Bhubaneswar.
5 young Indian hockey players who can break into the senior side for Rio 2016
5 young Indian hockey players who can break into the senior side for Rio 2016
Here is the list of 5 young Indian players who can break into the senior side for the upcoming Rio Olympics.
2016 Hockey India League player auctions: 5 bargain buys
2016 Hockey India League player auctions: 5 bargain buys
The auctions took place on the 17th of September The much-anticipated auction for the upcoming edition of the Hockey India League took place in th ...
Australian Jamie Dwyer on the brink of record-breaking international appearance
Australian Jamie Dwyer on the brink of record-breaking international appearance
Australian World Cup winners Jamie Dwyer and Glenn Turner are set to return after a 10-month absence from their national hockey team
Dabang Mumbai eye win against UP Wizards in Hockey India League
Dabang Mumbai eye win against UP Wizards in Hockey India League
Roelant Oltmans Lucknow, Feb 14 (IANS) Bottom-placed Dabang Mumbai gear up to clash against Uttar Pradesh Wizards in the Hockey India League (HIL) ...
Mumbai host Delhi in Hockey India League
Mumbai host Delhi in Hockey India League
Sardar Singh Mumbai, Feb 4 (IANS) Following their first victory of the 2015 Hockey India League (HIL), that too on home turf, the motivated Delhi ...
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