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The WA Diamonds are a women's field hockey team based in Perth, Western Australia.
The team compete in the women's division of the Australian Hockey League (AHL).
Originally known as the WAIS Diamonds, the team first competed in the AHL in 1993, changing names to WA Diamonds in 2003. They have won the AHL title 6 times, in years 1994, 2004, 2006, 2007, 2008 and 2010.
The WA Thundersticks are a men's Australian field hockey team, representing Western Australia in the Australian Hockey League.
The Thundersticks have been the most successful team since the inception of the National Hockey League (NHL) (now the Australian Hockey League) in 1991 (the Thundersticks did not compete until 1992). Their home ground is the Perth Hockey Stadium at Curtin University of Technology in Perth.
They have also competed under the names, Perth Thundersticks and WAIS (Western Australian Institute of Sport) Thundersticks.
The team were victorious in the 2008 AHL final played in Canberra, defeating the Queensland Blades 4-2.