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Ashley Jackson gets better with age, says HGC’s Paul van Ass

The accolades continue for Ashley Jackson as the Englishman kept himself on top of the Hoofdklasse leading scorer table at the weekend. The HGC player, who …

Junior’s ‘baby’ goal not enough against resilient Three Rock Rovers

By Richard Bright Junior’s senior player Sergi Enrique’s ‘baby’ celebration was scuppered by Three Rock Rovers’ late strike as …

No drawn matches and PumpPlays: Hockey Australia aims fan-centric

By Richard Bright Is change always a good thing? In sport or business it will always divide opinion. The latest in hockey comes via Hockey Australia as it aims …

Kate Richardson-Walsh: More female hockey coaches needed for role models

By Rod Gilmour They may be featuring in the Conference, but it was a premier start for the Richardson-Walsh name on Saturday. Helen starred with a Cambridge …

Cambridge City handed £2.5m boost for ‘hockey hub’

By The Hockey Paper Cambridge City HC believe they will be “on a par” with some of the biggest hockey clubs in Europe after a donation to the tune …

Can Irish hockey replicate World Cup success with domestic crowds?

By The Hockey Paper There will hopefully be a surge of interest on the back of the Green Army’s World Cup success when the Irish women’s domestic …

Hockey backboard noise was like ‘crack from high-powered rifle’

By The Hockey Paper Neighbours living next to a hockey pitch in northern England complained that the ball thudding the backboard was akin to “gunshot …

Hockey Social: ‘Why is a girl playing with the boys?’

The Hockey Paper‘s scroll through the weekend in hockey in five tweets Girl Power This tweet stuck out the most at Hockey Paper Towers, not least for her …

Scottish hockey mother hailed inspirational after shedding five stone

By The Hockey Paper A Scottish masters player has been hailed an inspirational figure after returning to the sport which helped her to then lose …

Emily Defroand puts Surbiton on road to Investec title defence

By The Hockey Paper Emily Defroand put the disappointment of missing out at this summer’s World Cup behind her as she struck twice for Surbiton as the …