International

India and Pakistan share Champions Trophy Muscat honours

The chance for one of India and Pakistan to gain bragging rights ahead of next month’s men’s World Cup was scuppered by bad weather on Sunday. …

Mark Knowles wins Australian men’s hockey player of the year

Australian great Mark Knowles and midfielder Jane Claxton won the Kookaburras and Hockeyroos Player of the Year awards on the Gold Coast on Sunday night. …

I admired Sean Kerly but I had to let him go, admits fashion guru

As the anniversary month of Great Britain’s 1988 Olympic triumph ends, The Hockey Paper speaks to the fashion guru who may well have played a part in …

Jeroen Hertzberger recalled for Holland’s World Cup squad

By Richard Bright Dutch coach Max Caldas cut a confident figure on Friday as he selected his 18-strong squad for next month’s men’s Hockey World …

FIH to capitalise on Hockey 5s format

By The Hockey Paper The International Hockey Federation (FIH) believes it can capitalise on the success of Hockey 5s at the Youth Olympics. Argentina women and …

Ireland men can dream big at Hockey World Cup – just like the women

By The Hockey Paper Ireland’s new coach Alexander Cox says the Green Machine can dream as big as the women’s side as they prepare for their first …

Hockey confirmed at University of Birmingham for 2022 Commonwealths

By The Hockey Paper Hockey will be one of 12 sports taking place at existing venues for the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham. The 17 sports and venue …

Memories rekindled at Hockey Masters World Cup in Barcelona

By The Hockey Paper Two Great Britain Olympians have been showcased in a short film charting their experiences playing for Scotland at this summer’s Exin …

France upend England to show Olympic hockey credentials ahead of Paris 2024

By Rod Gilmour ‘Hockey sur gazon’ – field hockey as we know it – has been a rare commodity in L’Equipe, France’s daily …

Anita McLaren ends record New Zealand Hockey career

By The Hockey Paper Anita McLaren, New Zealand women’s record goalscorer, called time on her superb near decade international career on Wednesday. …