International

The rule changes that can make hockey a safer game

Sam Ward’s high-profile injury has added urgency to considerations as to whether or not anything can be done to increase player safety in hockey, writes Cris …

Hockey Pro League: Belgium have ‘best corner routine in world’

Nico de Kerpel says Belgium have the best penalty corner routine in the world after topping the Pro League table in their away legs. The world champs beat …

Hockey Pro League: Great Britain finish on a high in Auckland

Great Britain defender Anna Toman says the team has every reason for optimism after finishing their FIH Pro League tour down under with a bonus point win. …

Hockey Pro League: Great Britain women ease past New Zealand

Shona McCallin scored her first Great Britain goal in superb fashion on Saturday as Mark Hager’s side secured their first Pro League points of the …

‘We want Masters hockey to become a full, lifetime experience’

By Rod Gilmour World Masters Hockey (WMH) will aim to bring about a “full lifetime experience” for players as an eagerly-anticipated year for the …

Tokyo Olympics chief ‘seriously worried’ over coronavirus

Tokyo’s Olympics chiefs remain “seriously worried” but hope the spread of the coronavirus will evaporate with 24 weeks until the Games start …

Maddie Hinch calls FIH rules ‘ridiculous’ as Australia gain points

Maddie Hinch, the Great Britain goalkeeper, lambasted the Pro League rules after inclement weather in Sydney forced their encounter with Australia to be …

Hockey Pro League: Great Britain surrender in Sydney heat

Great Britain’s teams were denied in their opening FIH Pro League matches after an Australia late assault in sweltering Sydney on Saturday. GB men …

Hockey Pro League: Kookaburra Nathan Ephraums set to debut against GB

Debutant Nathan Ephraums has the star appeal to succeed with the Kookaburras, according to coach Colin Batch. Ephraums, 20, will make his senior international …

Harry Martin: GB Hockey ready for Tokyo heat after testing

Harry Martin believes the the GB players’ heat tolerance testing before Christmas will be crucial ahead of Tokyo 2020. “I’m not going to lie, I …