International

The Hockey Social: Australia and New Zealand hockey rule the Gold Coast

The Hockey Social looks back on a memorable Commonwealth hockey tournament for two Antipodean rivals and perfect send off for a retiring great “There was …

Commonwealth Hockey: Mark Knowles ends with gold as New Zealand take women’s bounty

By The Hockey Paper Mark Knowles began the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games in style, carrying the Australian flag into the Opening Ceremony. And …

Top sports stars and teams ready to shine in coming months

With the Commonwealth Games, FIFA World Cup and the Hockey Champions Trophy all set take place within the next 100 days, it looks like it is going to be a …

Commonwealth Games Hockey: New Zealand and England women confirm semi-final places

By The Hockey Paper New Zealand and England confirmed their spots in the women’s semi-finals after drawing with Australia and beating Malaysia respectively …

Commonwealth Games Hockey: How England women rose after 2014 shoot-out loss to Australia

By Rod Gilmour on the Gold Coast “I’ve stood there myself and, in my eyes, just to take one means you are a hero. The silence that descends in the stadium …

Commonwealth Games 2018: Australia hockey the final piece in record squad

By Rod Gilmour Forward Kathryn Slattery was the star name omitted from the Hockeyroos squad on Friday, as Mark Knowles was confirmed as Kookaburras captain in …

New Zealand hockey star Gemma McCaw retires as Australia women make changes for Oceania Cup

By The Hockey Paper New Zealand will be without Gemma McCaw, married to former All Black Richie McCaw, for the Oceania Cup after she confirmed her retirement …