International

Pakistan in limbo after Scottish hockey severs ties ahead of Pro League

By The Hockey Paper The FIH’s Pro League has been dealt a blow after Scottish Hockey withdrew from hosting Pakistan men’s home matches – …

Hockey 5s ‘is like rugby sevens’ and will light up Youth Olympics

The Hockey Paper runs the rule over Hockey 5s at the Youth Olympics, which starts this weekend in Argentina 5s is hockey’s drive The Youth Olympics in …

Sam Ward strikes to hand Danny Kerry first taste of Great Britain success

By Rod Gilmour, Lee Valley The A-Team theme tune was a constant over the tannoy given the Seoul reunion feel to this Toshiba International. Face was saved for …

Hockey shorts: Roelant Oltmans new Malaysia coach, Hertzberger’s milestone

Dutchman Roelant Oltmans is Malaysia’s new head coach after he replaced Stephen Van Huizen on Monday. Oltmans, 64, quit the same role with Pakistan 10 …

‘Fierce competition’ sees Danny Kerry add youth for Belgium clash

By Rod Gilmour Danny Kerry will add a dose of youth on a night dedicated towards Eighties’ greats on Wednesday at the Anniversary International. East …

Spanish hockey continues heady heights and sponsorship to match

By The Hockey Paper Spanish hockey continues to make hay in a football-obsessed nation. Real Sociedad’s hockey team had a weekend to remember when they …

Seoul Olympics 1988 memories: I turned my hockey stick and shinned Roger Self

In an extract taken from Seoul Glow, a new book about Great Britain’s golden success in 1988, defender Martyn Grimley recalls training sessions with late …

Can Irish hockey replicate World Cup success with domestic crowds?

By The Hockey Paper There will hopefully be a surge of interest on the back of the Green Army’s World Cup success when the Irish women’s domestic …

World hockey turns down Malaysia and India automatic Olympic places

By Rod Gilmour World hockey chiefs will turn down the Asian Hockey Federation’s request that the silver medallists from the Asian Games be awarded Tokyo …

1988 Seoul hockey book published to coincide with 30th anniversary match

By The Hockey Paper Danny Kerry’s first match in charge of the Great Britain men’s team will fall against the backdrop of one of the nation’s …