Friday, May 27, 2022

International

Luciana Aymar wins eighth world player of the year award

Argentina superstar Luciana Aymar has been unveiled as the International Hockey Federation’s player of the year for 2013 at a special presentation ceremony at the Argentina Hockey World League Final in San Miguel de Tucuman. It is the eighth time...

India calls for Mantell

Simon Mantell has a hectic couple of months to look forward to, having just picked up a professional contract to play in the Hockey India League (HIL), immediately after January’s World League Finals. Push caught up with him to...

Michael Absalom on working in those far hockey pavilions

When the Hockey India League (HIL) hit off in 2013, one fan had the best seat in the house. Michael Absalom had been offered the chance to do broadcast commentary for the league’s debut season, and he jumped at...

Building on the Clyde: Rhona Simpson looks towards the Commonwealth Games

Rhona Simpson is a British hockey legend. She played for Scotland from age 14, when she got her first cap for the U16’s in 1986, until she retired from senior level in 2007. She played for GB from 1993...

Poacher turned gamekeeper: A hockey goalkeeper tells us how to shoot

In the first of an occasional series, we get players to spill the beans on how to play against them – this time a goalkeeper, Dan Pilgrim, tells us what sort of shots he hates! Here are a few strategies...

Middleton, Mantell and Dixon all go to Hockey India League

England/GB skipper Barry Middleton and England stars Simon Mantell and Adam Dixon will play in the 2014 edition of the Hockey India League after being picked up in today's player auction.Middleton will joing Ashley Jackson, the only English player...

England and India to host 2018 hockey World Cups

The International Hockey Federation (FIH) has announced that England and India will host the hockey World Cups in 2018. England Hockey were successful in their bid to host the women’s showpiece, with Hockey India winning the race to host the...

Sophie Bray returns to England side for World League final

England have named their squad of 18 players for the World League final in Argentina, November 30 – December 8.The squad contains only one change from that which brought home a European silver medal this summer.After recovering from a...

Hockeyroos hand over cheque for $9000 and launch Ausdrill Pink Ladies Day 2013

Australia’s women’s hockey team, the Hockeyroos, were joined at training today by representatives from National Breast Cancer Foundation (NBCF) and Ausdrill as the reigning Commonwealth Games gold medallists presented NBCF with a cheque for $9092.05. The money was raised...

England fall over the line into the Euros semi finals

Scotland outplayed their higher-ranked opponents for much of the game but England scrambled a 2-1 win to see them into the semi-finals of the 2013 European hockey championships.The Scots had 10 corners and countless chances, including a cross from...
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Final teams secure berths for men’s Hockey World Cup 2023

The 16 teams for the 2023 men's World Cup have now been confirmed following results at the ongoing Asia...
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