Extra time win: Jeffrey Thys scores for KHC Dragons vs Reading to put the Belgian side 2-1 up - Frank Uijlenbroek/Euro Hockey LeagueReading, East Grinstead and Beeston all fell at the quarter-final stage of the men's Euro Hockey League over the Easter weekend.
To add to the disappointment, England's qualifiers for the women's top-level club competition, the European Club Champions Cup, also crashed out. Leicester and Reading, both minus their GB squad players, finished last in their pool competitions in Spain and Belgium respectively.
Back in the men's EHL, the Belgian champions KHC Dragons defeated Reading 3-1 after a 1-1 draw in normal time on Monday. East Grinstead also lost on Monday, 3-1 to hosts Rotterdam.