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Olympic hockey qualifier: Great Britain women defeat Chile as Tokyo beckons

THP report | Lee Valley Izzy Petter played a crucial hand in Great Britain’s 3-0 victory over Chile as Mark Hager’s side put themselves to within …

Great Britain hockey teams aim to weather Olympic qualifier storms

THP Preview | Rod Gilmour Great Britain Hockey will hope that a planned power cut at its Bisham Abbey headquarters on Friday will be replaced by a surge of …

Olympic hockey qualifiers: Canada aim to make Tokyo on no funding

Ireland v Canada, Saturday/Sunday Nine months after they were dealt a blow of Olympic-size proportions, Canada women are two matches away from realising their …

Olympic hockey qualifier: Ireland captain blasts video umpire as Canada reach Tokyo

By The Hockey Paper Ireland men were denied a berth at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics after a controversial decision to award Canada a last-gasp penalty stroke as the …

Olympic hockey qualifiers: Australia hold on against gritty Russia

Hockeyroos coach Paul Gaudoin had hoped the Friday heat would play into Australia’s hands, while co-captain Emily Chalker admitted she didn’t know …

2020 Olympic Hockey qualifiers: previews

As Spain’s Georgina Oliva says: “We have been preparing for this moment for seven years.’ The FIH Olympic qualifying men’s and …

Great Britain defend Sultan of Johor Cup title in dramatic fashion

A decisive goal from Stuart Rushmere moments from the final hooter sparked wild, jubilant scenes as Great Britain defended their Sultan of Johor Cup title and …

FIH Olympic hockey qualifiers: latest news, previews and stats

Updated news, previews, timings, for all the FIH Olympic hockey qualifiers for the Tokyo 2020 Games. Fixtures: Men Oct 25/26: Spain v France Oct 26/27: Holland …

Does Gold beckon? Great Britain’s chances in Tokyo

So the dust has settled on qualification for Tokyo 2020 for both the men’s and women’s hockey teams. And while both camps will be ecstatic that they have …

Olympic hockey qualification needs changing, says German great

Germany’s captain Janne Muller-Wieland revealed that she has spoken to world hockey chiefs over the decision to award only one Olympic spot to continental …