Sunday, June 23, 2024

Rod Gilmour

The Hockey Paper's Editor. First covered international hockey at the 2010 Commonwealth Games - no better than a full house watching India play England - and has reported on the sport for the Daily Telegraph and other major newspapers ever since. Co-founded THP in 2016.

Hockey Pro League: Ruthless Australia men put Great Britain to the sword

London -- No Blake Govers, no bother for Australia. The Kookaburras finished their FIH Pro League campaign by laying down a marker for their...

Australia Hockey GK on Kookaburra deal: ‘Pull behind Australian public finally got traction for us’

Some 30 years after Kookaburra Sport originally partnered with Hockey Australia to name the men’s national team after Australia’s iconic native bird, player power...

GB Hockey goalkeeper Jess Buchanan: ‘At 15, she was driven and knew what her goal was’

Seven years ago, Simon Lee fielded a general enquiry from an aspiring goalkeeper who had just broken into the Scotland under-16 squad.  Lee, who has...

Hockey Pro League: Australia men shave Great Britain in physical clash

London -- The shuddering thuds of the backboard sounded the arrival of the Kookaburras in town as Australia edged Great Britain in a typically...

Hockey Pro League: Australia women ease past hapless Great Britain

London -- At the Olympic Park, Australia women strolled to a 3-0 victory over Great Britain on Saturday. This was a fifth defeat in...

Hockey Pro League: USA record rare win over uninspired Great Britain women

London -- Part-timers USA will next play Great Britain on the first day of August at the Paris Olympics. Their summer began to sizzle...

Hockey Pro League: Great Britain men continue turning heads as Paris Olympics loom

London -- Spare a thought for Paul Revington, who must have one of the hardest jobs in world hockey as coaches enter the final...

Olympic cash prizes ‘not on agenda’ for world hockey

The return of the Hockey India League can’t come soon enough for the sport’s top stars -- at least when it comes to earning...