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Mark Knowles Biography

Mark Knowles is an Australian field hockey player who is a member of the Australia men's national field hockey team. He also plays for the Queensland Blades in the Australian Hockey League. In 2006, Knowles represented Australia at the Azlan Shah tournament in Malaysia. In 2007 he competed in the Champions Trophy competition for Australia following it up with Dutch series in Canberra as part of the Kookaburras squad. In January 2008, he was a member of the senior national team that competed at the Five Nations men's hockey tournament in South Africa. He was part of the squad that took home a gold in the match against Germany that Australia won by a score of 5-3. In 2010, his team finished first at the Hockey Champions Trophy. In 2007, Knowles was honoured by being named the Young Player of the Year by the International Hockey Federation. He along with his team took part in the 2012 London Olympics winning a bronze medal to their credit.

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HIL is why players like me can still play hockey, says Aussie skipper Mark Knowles
HIL is why players like me can still play hockey, says Aussie skipper Mark Knowles
Aussie skipper Mark Knowles talks about the HIL, the Rio shocker and staying in shape at 32.
Two-goal system for field goals tough on youngsters, says Punjab Warriors skipper Sardar Singh
Two-goal system for field goals tough on youngsters, says Punjab Warriors skipper Sardar Singh
Singh also spoke about the importance of improving with every game.
HIL stint key factor in India's Junior World Cup win
HIL stint key factor in India's Junior World Cup win
Rio Olympics 2016: World Number 1 Australia announce 16-member team selected for Men's Hockey
Rio Olympics 2016: World Number 1 Australia announce 16-member team selected for Men's Hockey
The Kookaburras have made it clear that they will not be content with anything short of a top spot finish at Rio.
2016 Hockey India League: Jaypee Punjab Warriors beat Kalinga Lancers to win their maiden title
2016 Hockey India League: Jaypee Punjab Warriors beat Kalinga Lancers to win their maiden title
Details from the final between the Warriors and the Lancers.
Robert van der Horst and Lidewij Welten named 2015's best hockey players by FIH
Robert van der Horst and Lidewij Welten named 2015's best hockey players by FIH
Also, David Harte of Ireland and Joyce Sombroek of the Netherlands were chosen as the goalkeepers of the year 2015.
Hockey India League: Ranchi Rays to face Punjab Warriors in a rematch of last edition's final
Hockey India League: Ranchi Rays to face Punjab Warriors in a rematch of last edition's final
The defending champions, Ranchi Rays, lost to Uttar Pradesh wizards in opening encounter of the league
5 star players to watch out for the Jaypee Punjab Warriors
5 star players to watch out for the Jaypee Punjab Warriors
Leander Paes, Sania Mirza progress in French Open
Leander Paes, Sania Mirza progress in French Open
Indian tennis aces Leander Paes and Sania Mirza won their respective matches to advance to the third round of the French Open, the lone clay court Major, here on Friday.
HIL disciplinary committee deserves praise for cracking the whip on unruly player behavior
HIL disciplinary committee deserves praise for cracking the whip on unruly player behavior
Matches in the Hero Hockey India League have really got exciting with every outing and it has left nobody in doubt that the league has evolved over a period of three years
Punjab Warriors Mark Knowles suspended for breaching the Code of Conduct
Punjab Warriors Mark Knowles suspended for breaching the Code of Conduct
Jaypee Punjab Warriors ace defender Mark Knowles set to miss Friday's Hero Hockey India League (HIL) match
Team focus: Hockey India League - Jaypee Punjab Warriors
Team focus: Hockey India League - Jaypee Punjab Warriors
When you have the world’s best goalkeeper of 2014 between the sticks, reigning Player of the Year in your defence and a Captain who has been voted not once or twice, but five times as the World Player of the Year, then you can gauge the strength of that team.
Australian captain Mark Knowles named hockey Player of the Year
Australian captain Mark Knowles named hockey Player of the Year
Mark Knowles Lausanne, Jan 15 (IANS) Australian captain Mark Knowles was Thursday named the International Hockey Federation (FIH) 2014 Player of t ...
Indian hockey team among best in the world, says Australia captain
Indian hockey team among best in the world, says Australia captain
Australia name 18-man squad for FIH Hockey World Cup
Australia name 18-man squad for FIH Hockey World Cup
Australia name 18-man squad for FIH Hockey World Cup
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