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New start for Ashley Jackson as he tries to ‘put things right’ for Tokyo 2020 Olympics

Rod Gilmour talks to GB star Ashley Jackson about Rio Olympics and beyond… Ashley Jackson has dreaded hearing the well-meaning sentence one more time: …

Kate Richardson-Walsh, Great Britain’s jubilant Rio skipper, is eager for her Dutch challenge

Rod Gilmour finds out about the latest chapter in the life of captain Kate It seems an unlikely meeting point for an elite athlete, but the latest chapter in …

Beckie Middleton column: National League needs a revamp

For the first time in almost 30 years, if you ask a member of the British public whether they’ve heard of a hockey player, the first (and possibly only) name …

Rio failure is motivation for GB hockey goalkeeper George Pinner

England and Great Britain goalkeeper George Pinner is ready to right wrongs and bounce-back from Olympic heartache in Rio. Great Britain’s Men’s …

The Hockey Paper launches in November – field hockey news specialists

An exciting new addition to the hockey world arrives on November 16 with the publication of The Hockey Paper, the first weekly newspaper dedicated to hockey. …

Sam Quek could quit hockey after I’m A Celebrity stint

By Rod Gilmour Sam Quek‘s future in international hockey will be determined on how the Great Britain gold medallist deals with jungle life over the …

Sam Quek: We ran in together ahead of Dutch shoot-out and said ‘yes, we’ve got this’

By Rod Gilmour in Rio Two of Great Britain women’s hockey heroes spoke yesterday of the powerful female collective force which propelled the 16-strong squad …