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Graham Shaw quits Ireland hockey to take up New Zealand women’s role

By The Hockey Paper In a shock departure – and a big blow for Irish sport after its summer of hockey last year – Graham Shaw quit as coach of World …

Alex Danson reveals brain injury trauma on road to recovery

By The Hockey Paper England and Great Britain hockey captain Alex Danson revealed on Monday that she had ‘lost her identity’ and ability to read …

Everything you need to know about Field Hockey

Hockey is one of the games played in many countries include Netherlands, Canada, Great Britain, New Zealand, and India among others. The game originates way …

Great Britain Hockey support Mark Hager after review findings released

By Rod Gilmour England Hockey said on Monday that the findings from the independent review published by Hockey New Zealand into its women’s programme was …

Hockey Pro League: Great Britain fall short but take first points

By Anne Porterly After nearly a month away, Great Britain women earned their first FIH Pro League points and climbed off the bottom of the table – but …

New Zealand Hockey sees player funding suspended after Mark Hager exit

By The Hockey Paper Hockey New Zealand confirmed to The Hockey Paper on Tuesday that it is hopeful of a “positive outcome” after reports …

Sweden’s Partille become European indoor hockey kings

Germany’s indoor stranglehold is over – at least for one year – but few would have predicted Sweden’s Partille SC making history. …

Bowdon Hightown in tune at EuroHockey women’s indoor

Bowdon Hightown, the 2018 English national champions, earned promotion to the top tier of European indoor hockey after a successful weekend in Vienna. At the …

Maddie Hinch: there were better hockey goalkeepers than me in 2018

Maddie Hinch has admitted to mixed emotions after picking up the women’s goalkeeper of the year award last week. Hinch, 30, pipped Ireland’s …

Jodie Kenny and Aran Zalewski named Australia players of the year

Jodie Kenny has been named the Hockeyroos’ Player of the Year and Aran Zalewski has been awarded as Kookaburras’ Player of the Year for 2018. Kenny …