International

India vs Pakistan and the off-field hockey stick battle

By Shahbaz M | Global columnist For more than a decade, India and Pakistan have cut off their bilateral hockey relations. The reasons are varying – from …

Great Britain hockey women set to test Tokyo heat ahead of Olympic defence

By Richard Bright Olympians competing in next summer’s Games in Tokyo have been ranked in order of how likely they are to get sunburn. Researchers …

Hockey Pro League: Great Britain earn extra point after Amy Tennant heroics

By The Hockey Paper Great Britain came away with two points from the first women’s FIH Pro League game in London – but this would have felt like a …

Exclusive: Ashley Jackson trains with Great Britain hockey

By Rod Gilmour The ‘open door’ policy left ajar for Ashley Jackson‘s potential return to international has come to fruition this week, with …

Argentina v Great Britain, Hockey Pro League: Olympic champions come unstuck

By The Hockey Paper Great Britain men and women endured contrasting FIH Pro League matches against Argentina on Saturday. In the end, both current Olympic …

Mark Hager interview: I want to take Great Britain hockey to new boundaries

Exclusive | By Rod Gilmour Mark Hager, the Great Britain women’s coach, aims to take his players to ‘new boundaries’ in both physicality and …

Welsh hockey fans launch history research in landmark month

By Richard Bright Challenges come in all shapes and sizes – and in the case of two hockey enthusiasts we have one which will be etched in history. The …

World hockey needs players’ union body, believes Ireland’s David Harte

By Rod Gilmour Ireland captain David Harte, the two-time world goalkeeper of the year, believes the setting up of a players’ union body should be …

Gryphon Tokyo Cup incorporates women’s event for tournament growth

The Gryphon Tokyo Cup launched a women’s event for the first time in March when the annual tournament took place in Japan – and you can be a part …

Olympic hockey player Crista Cullen treks Kilimanjaro as a female porter

Rio Olympian Crista Cullen has trekked Mount Kilimanjaro in a bid to highlight the growing number of female porters worldwide. Kilimanjaro is one of Exodus …