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Georgia Wilson column: Hockeyroos on road to women’s World Cup discovery

In her first column for The Hockey Paper, Australia’s Georgia Wilson takes us behind the scenes as Australia prepare for London The push back for the …

Rosie Malone swaps football for hockey World Cup as Hockeyroos show youth

By Rod Gilmour The Hockeyroos will compete at next month’s hockey World Cup with three squad members experiencing elite tournament hockey for only the …

Ireland’s Megan Frazer returns for women’s hockey World Cup

By The Hockey Paper Irish coach Graham Shaw chose his 18-strong squad for the women’s hockey World Cup on Tuesday as the Green Army approaches its first …

Team cultures acknowledge failures to create lasting sporting culture

Kate Richardson-Walsh, along wife wife Helen, are a duo in demand in leadership speeches. Here, one listening headmaster says the next challenge as individuals …

Kookaburra Tim Brand mixes hockey and exams ahead of Champions Trophy

By Richard Bright Mixing off-field activities alongside elite sport is not an uncommon sight for hockey players. In 2014, England’s Nick Catlin sat a …

Welsh Masters goalkeeper, 77, picked for over-60s hockey World Cup

By The Hockey Paper “I haven’t got another keeper in the Welsh squad to pick over 70 – so I picked myself.” So said an ever-smiling …

Great Britain hockey men draw 5-5 with Germany to end European tour

By The Hockey Paper Luke Taylor, who joined the centralised programme in 2017, nearly capped a superb individual end to his European tour as Great Britain drew …

Perth Pythons win Australian Pride in Sport award for LGBTI community work

By Richard Bright Perth Pythons, Western Australia’s only LGBTI+ hockey club, has won prestigious awards at the Australian Pride in Sport awards. The club …

England Hockey close to announcing women’s World Cup squad

By Richard Bright England Hockey has yet to finalise a date for the announcement of its squad for the Vitality women’s hockey World Cup with one month to …

England Hockey engages over 400 clubs for Your World Cup campaign

By The Hockey Paper England Hockey says that over 400 affiliated clubs have signed up to the ‘Your World Cup’ campaign, which aims to increase visibility …