Nadine Ernsting-Krienke

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Nadine Ernsting-Krienke
Personal information
Born 1974
Telgte, West Germany
Height 1.72 m (5 ft 8 in)
Weight 67 kg (148 lb)
Playing position Striker
Senior career
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1989–2015 Eintracht Braunschweig
National team
1990–2007 Germany 360 (137)

Nadine Ernsting-Krienke (born 1974 in Telgte, North Rhine-Westphalia) is a field hockey striker from Germany, who won the gold medal with the women's national team at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, Greece. She is one of the most decorated field hockey players in Germany, having played in four consecutive Summer Olympic Games, starting in 1992.[1] She retired from international play in 2009, after having represented Germany 360 times, scoring 137 goals.[2]

Since 1989 she has been playing for Eintracht Braunschweig in the German Women's hockey Bundesliga.

International senior tournaments[edit]


  1. ^ "Nadine Ernsting-Krienke". Sports Reference. Retrieved 21 February 2013. 
  2. ^ "Profile on the German Hockey Federation's website" (in German). Retrieved 21 February 2013. 

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