International

England Hockey positive over sponsorship talks as partners line up

By Rod Gilmour England Hockey chiefs are holding advanced talks with potential commercial partners, underlining the continued appeal of the sport’s …

Tokyo 2020 Olympics ‘to take place with or without Covid’

By Richard Bright The rescheduled Tokyo Olympics slated for next summer “will take place with or without Covid”. That’s the view from IOC …

Revealed: How France took Great Britain on the tiles ahead of 1920 hockey gold

By Rod Gilmour France attempted to get their cross channel opponents Great Britain drunk in Antwerp the night before the men’s gold medal match at the …

France hockey welcomes new performance pitch ahead of Paris Olympics

A new high performance centre hockey pitch has been put in place in the Paris suburbs which is set to be used by teams to preparing for the 2024 Olympic Games. …

Commonwealth Games 2022 on look out for West Midlands club venues

Birmingham 2022 has launched a search for the best hockey facilities in the West Midlands to apply to become an official training venue for the Commonwealth …

‘No certainties’ Tokyo Olympics to take place. Could hockey ‘think outside the box’?

By Richard Bright A survey has revealed how more than half of Japanese companies are opposed to the rescheduled Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics taking place …

Hockey New Zealand sees another high-profile figure resign

Hockey New Zealand’s exodus of both players and staff has continued with high performance director Paul MacKinnon resigning from his post, The Hockey …

David John resigns as Hockey India high performance director: report

David John, Hockey India’s high performance director, has reportedly resigned from his role just days after after his contract was renewed. According to …

Oltmans quits Malaysia with Revington in line as coach

By Richard Bright Paul Revington, who recently quit as GB women’s elite development programme coach, is in line to replace Rolant Oltmans as Malaysia …

Psychologist Andrea Furst praised for GB Hockey women’s turnaround

By Rod Gilmour GB women’s sports psychologist who played a signficant behind-the-scenes role as Team GB won Rio 2016 gold has been praised for the …