International

Maddie Hinch returns to Great Britain hockey to aim for Tokyo Olympics

By The Hockey Paper Maddie Hinch will have to earn back her place ‘on merit’ after deciding to return to Great Britain colours. Hinch, 30, took a …

India vs Pakistan and the off-field hockey stick battle

By Shahbaz M | Global columnist For more than a decade, India and Pakistan have cut off their bilateral hockey relations. The reasons are varying – from …

Great Britain hockey women set to test Tokyo heat ahead of Olympic defence

By Richard Bright Olympians competing in next summer’s Games in Tokyo have been ranked in order of how likely they are to get sunburn. Researchers …

Hockey Pro League: Great Britain earn extra point after Amy Tennant heroics

By The Hockey Paper Great Britain came away with two points from the first women’s FIH Pro League game in London – but this would have felt like a …

Exclusive: Ashley Jackson trains with Great Britain hockey

By Rod Gilmour The ‘open door’ policy left ajar for Ashley Jackson‘s potential return to international has come to fruition this week, with …

Hockey Belgium’s rise to top is simple: strong club network, coaching talent

By Todd Williams | opinion As far as years go, 2007 wasn’t particularly significant in the international men’s game. With no Olympics or World Cup, the …

Argentina v Great Britain, Hockey Pro League: Olympic champions come unstuck

By The Hockey Paper Great Britain men and women endured contrasting FIH Pro League matches against Argentina on Saturday. In the end, both current Olympic …

Mark Hager interview: I want to take Great Britain hockey to new boundaries

Exclusive | By Rod Gilmour Mark Hager, the Great Britain women’s coach, aims to take his players to ‘new boundaries’ in both physicality and …

Welsh hockey fans launch history research in landmark month

By Richard Bright Challenges come in all shapes and sizes – and in the case of two hockey enthusiasts we have one which will be etched in history. The …

World hockey needs players’ union body, believes Ireland’s David Harte

By Rod Gilmour Ireland captain David Harte, the two-time world goalkeeper of the year, believes the setting up of a players’ union body should be …