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Rod Gilmour

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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 for the Daily Telegraph and other major newspapers ever since. Co-founded THP in 2016.

Lack of hockey concussion data is ‘unfortunate oversight at best and...

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England Hockey hopes to have a better understanding of concussion next season after a brain injury legal specialist said there was “no excuse for...

Brisbane awarded 2032 Olympics with Ballymore set to host hockey venue

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Kookaburras great Mark Knowles said on Wednesday that Brisbane's awarding of the 2032 Olympics and Paralympics was a momentous day "for young hockey players...

Maddie Hinch interview: The ‘hero goalkeeper’ side is intoxicating

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After a decade in international hockey following her debut in 2011, Maddie Hinch knows that she’s older - 32 - and that her body...

The amazing story of how an Irish priest became the ‘father...

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When Ireland women take to the pitch at Oi Hockey Stadium for their opening match of the Tokyo Olympics against South Africa on Saturday,...

How Tom Sorsby has followed in Barry Middleton’s footsteps

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The path to mixing it with hockey’s big boys at the Tokyo Olympics can, for Tom Sorsby, be traced back to being roughed up...

Windsurfer Emma Wilson hails hockey ahead of Tokyo Olympic tilt

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The youngest athlete on the Team GB sailing team says the competitive nature in hockey has been key to her successes as a top-class...

Olympic hockey: 10 great matches and finest moments at summer showpiece

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The Hockey Paper picks out 10 classic Olympic Games matches to remember 1992 men’s bronze: Pakistan prevail at the deathThe Dutch were 2-0 up against...

Double talent: Welsh player’s ‘lockdown portrait’ stuns Royal Academy judges

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We speak to Makenzy Beard, a young Welsh player making headlines for her stunning lockdown portrait A Welsh under-16 player, who only first started hockey...

Respite for reserves as Tokyo Olympic hockey rules relaxed

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Olympic hockey teams in Tokyo will be able to call upon their two playing reserves after competition rules were relaxed across five sports just...

‘Playing for GB hockey is like the British Lions coming together’

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Sarah Robertson on her wait for GB selection, mentor Janet Jack, her early football career and the barriers faced by Scottish players When it...