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World hockey keen to engage after European clubs fears

By Rod Gilmour World hockey is keen to hold talks with European clubs following news that there was growing concern on the continent over the way the global …

TikTok hails Sam Ward’s creativity as nation gets on board

Social media giant TikTok has hailed the exploits of the #IsolationGames, inspired by Sam Ward‘s brilliant and unrehearsed take on Olympic sports. Ward, …

Women’s coach Mark Hager on GB Hockey isolation and love of animals

Mark Hager, the Australian coach of the GB women’s team, could easily have been living in solitude during the coronavirus pandemic, with no family, cats …

Danson is epitome of ‘total hockey’, says Kate Richardson-Walsh

As part of our 8-page print special to mark Alex Danson-Bennett’s career, we heard from leading figures Kate Richardson-Walsh, Rio’s gold …

No champions elected as Hockey Belgium curtails season

Hockey Belgium has voided the remainder of its men’s and women’s top flight, while Dutch hockey officials have opted to keep its season alive for …

Rachael Lynch goes from hockey to hospital to help fight pandemic

Rachael Lynch, the FIH women’s world goalkeeper of the year, is in full-time work outside hockey – as a nurse fighting the global pandemic – …

Spain and Maria Ruiz light up world hockey once again

The Hockey Paper looks back on another eventful year for Spain women Lights, speed, reaction! Spain women’s coach Adrian Lock hailed EuroHockey 2019 …

FIH hoping to salvage Hockey Pro League with July matches

The FIH is keeping a flame to this year’s Pro League by exploring the possibility of extending the global tournament into July and August, The Hockey …

Olympic hockey in Tokyo set for July 2021

The news that the Tokyo Olympics has been rescheduled for next July could impact the staging of the 2021 EuroHockey Championships. As it stands, there could be …

Bringing hockey to world’s second youngest nation

Last year, Vijay Trivedy travelled as a volunteer to Timor Leste, the second youngest country in the world after South Sudan. Primarily he was there to work as …