Europe

EuroHockey 2017: Holland women show class against spirited Belgium to lift title 3-0

By The Hockey Paper staff in Amsterdam The Netherlands staved off the threat of a Belgium side undaunted by playing their first major final to lift the Rabo …

EuroHockey: England hockey’s class of 1991 or 2016?

Danson or Sixsmith? Hinch or Thompson? Claire Middleton looks back at England’s European champions of 1991 and wonders which of those players would make the …

EuroHockey 2017: England women’s electric pace can beat the Dutch, says Maddie Hinch

By Rod Gilmour in Amsterdam England women and the Netherlands’ EuroHockey Championships semi-final on Thursday night may be a rematch of the Olympic …

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 …

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 …

Euro Hockey 2017: Surbiton, Canterbury women and Wimbledon men lead English hockey assault against Europe’s finest

BY ROD GILMOUR Midfielder Georgie Twigg says that the club ethos subscribed by coach Brett Garrard will bode well when Surbiton play their EuroHockey Club Cup …

Dutch hockey: David Harte helps SV Kampong to first title in 32 years

BY THE HOCKEY PAPER David Harte became the first Irishman to lift the Dutch Hoofdklasse title as he played a key role in SV Kampong’s season-ending …

Wimbledon face Euro Hockey League showdown

By Rod Gilmour Wimbledon men will play Dutch side HC Oranje-Rood for a place in the Euro Hockey League final after a highly memorable last 16 weekend in …

One year to go to the EuroHockey Nations Championships

This time in 2015 the EuroHockey nations championships will be in full swing in London. Tickets went on sale last month for the event on …