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EuroHockey 2017: England women lose out as Surbiton coach impact helps Germany to 1-0 win

By Rod Gilmour in Amsterdam Germany coach Jami Mulders hailed the impact of his English assistant Brett Garrard as England women were beaten 1-0 at the Rabo …

EuroHockey 2017: England men tune up for bigger hurdles with 6-0 win over Poland

By Rod Gilmour in Amsterdam England men recorded their biggest win over Poland as Bobby Crutchley’s side powered – sometimes laboured – to a …

EuroHockey 2017: England women’s captain Alex Danson praises team’s pace and dimension in Ireland win

By The Hockey Paper Captain Alex Danson believes that hockey is entering a new era of fast-paced matches – and England women have just the kind of …

Two games in four quarters: Rio 2016 Olympic hockey analysis one year on

One year on from the Rio Olympics, columnist Todd Williams looks back at whether the quarter rule changed nations’ perspectives in Brazil. In the wake of …

Recalling Team GB women’s hockey Rio gold: ‘It got a bit sour singing at the Dutch – but was all good fun’

As the women’s hockey team set their sights on gold one year ago in Rio, members of Team GB’s other sports had finished their competition and were ready to …

EuroHockey Championships 2017: England’s three-way hockey captaincy suits Ian Sloan in quest for men’s success

By Rod Gilmour in Amsterdam Ian Sloan may have already gained the necessary armoury in his short career, yet the 23-year-old freely admits that captaining his …

EuroHockey Championships 2017: England men’s ‘different’ style of hockey captains serves us well, says Phil Roper

By Rod Gilmour in Amsterdam Co-captain Phil Roper says England Hockey’s decision to appoint three leaders in the men’s team has paid dividends …

EuroHockey Championships 2017: fixtures, schedule and England men and women preview guide

BY THE HOCKEY PAPER History England women are defending the European Hockey Championship title they won in such dramatic style in at London 2015 when they …

Ice Hockey vs Field Hockey: Core differences in playing style explained

Despite both being forms of the same sport, ice hockey and hockey – which will be referred to as field hockey for ease of comparison – are played very …

Field hockey goalkeeper kit: tips on how to buy and key checklist

Fortitude Hockey guide you through their top tips for beginners’ kit for those fans who have decided that being padded up is the right position for you. …