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Double Dutch for Kampong as Amsterdam denied

By The Hockey Paper Kampong became Dutch national hockey champions for the second season running after the Utrecht team beat Amsterdam 3-1 – and now have the …

Den Bosch underline Dutch hockey dominance

By The Hockey Paper Dutch ladies champions Den Bosch won the EuroHockey Club Cup final for the sixth time since 2010 after beating UHC Hamburg 2-1 at Surbiton …

Surbiton’s Beckie Middleton signs off in style

By The Hockey Paper Surbiton greats Beckie Middleton and Sarah Page finished their careers with the club with a 4-0 win over University College Dublin as Brett …

Maartje Paumen retires from club hockey and returns to Dutch leagues as MOP assistant coach

By The Hockey Paper Dutch hockey great Maartje Paumen has played her last game after it was confirmed that the penalty corner specialist will be joining Dutch …

Australia Hockey League ushers in one-on-ones and powerplays in revamp

By The Hockey Paper There will be more tinkering of the rules, including 12-minute quarters, extra points with one-on-ones with goalkeepers and power plays, …

Surbiton left ‘devastated’ after European exit to Campo De Madrid

By The Hockey Paper Surbiton were knocked out at the quarter-final stages of the EuroHockey Club Cup on Thursday night in front of a lively crowd at Sugden …

Hockey eyewitness: Surbiton’s super fan, aged 10, assesses the European Cup

Oliver Fitch attends Downsend School in Surrey and plays for Surbiton BU12 ‘B’ Team. He is an everpresent when it comes to watching the …

Georgie Twigg relishing club hockey life at Surbiton after international pressures

By Rod Gilmour Georgie Twigg last stepped inside Bisham Abbey two years ago as Great Britain women were putting the final touches to their soon-to-be golden …

EuroHockey Club Cup: Time to do ourselves justice in Europe, says Surbiton Ladies coach Brett Garrard

By Rod Gilmour Next year, Brett Garrard will mark 10 years at the helm of – and let’s not hold back here – one of the biggest success stories …

Bobby Crutchley quits England Hockey men’s coaching role

By Rod Gilmour Bobby Crutchley surprisingly quit his post as Great Britain and England men’s coach on Tuesday night after five years in the role. With …