International

Dutch player slammed for mocking Argentinian fan

World hockey has launched an investigation following a social media gaffe by Dutch hockey player Renée van Laarhoven. The Dutch player responded to a photo an …

Masters hockey ‘not just for old men and women’

Australian Masters Hockey has seen continued growth since inception of a national intrastate competition in 1980, writes Bill Tomkins. The competition has …

Alex Danson retires from hockey after illustrious 18-year career

By The Hockey Paper The comeback opportunity lasted a matter of weeks but Alex Danson-Bennett, one of Great Britain hockey’s greatest players, has 18 …

The rule changes that can make hockey a safer game

Sam Ward’s high-profile injury has added urgency to considerations as to whether or not anything can be done to increase player safety in hockey, writes Cris …

Hockey Pro League: Belgium have ‘best corner routine in world’

Nico de Kerpel says Belgium have the best penalty corner routine in the world after topping the Pro League table in their away legs. The world champs beat …

Hockey Pro League: Great Britain finish on a high in Auckland

Great Britain defender Anna Toman says the team has every reason for optimism after finishing their FIH Pro League tour down under with a bonus point win. …

Hockey Pro League: Great Britain women ease past New Zealand

Shona McCallin scored her first Great Britain goal in superb fashion on Saturday as Mark Hager’s side secured their first Pro League points of the …

‘We want Masters hockey to become a full, lifetime experience’

By Rod Gilmour World Masters Hockey (WMH) will aim to bring about a “full lifetime experience” for players as an eagerly-anticipated year for the …

Tokyo Olympics chief ‘seriously worried’ over coronavirus

Tokyo’s Olympics chiefs remain “seriously worried” but hope the spread of the coronavirus will evaporate with 24 weeks until the Games start …

Maddie Hinch calls FIH rules ‘ridiculous’ as Australia gain points

Maddie Hinch, the Great Britain goalkeeper, lambasted the Pro League rules after inclement weather in Sydney forced their encounter with Australia to be …