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Buffaloes hockey herd set to wait before 70th Easter running at Torbay

Before lockdown, Ed Handley gave the lowdown on colourful touring side Buffaloes HC ahead of what would have been the 70th Torbay Festival at Easter The …

Sophie Bray calls the tune as East Grinstead thrive outdoors

East Grinstead coach Mary Booth called star forward and captain Sophie Bray the ‘pied piper’ of her team after she finished runaway league top …

England Hockey wants injury data before coaches’ safety summit

By Rod Gilmour England Hockey is open to the idea of a coaches’ summit after safety aspects in the junior game were deemed too dangerous – but only …

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 …

Hockey umpires skirt over the issue of skorts

By Richard Bright The coach of a female player who was refused by a local umpire to play in shorts and was asked to swap skorts with a team-mate behind the …

Sussex hockey player passes away on the pitch

We are saddened to report that a playing member at St Francis HC in Sussex passed away on the field of play last month. David Murphy, a former captain at …

Strong values playing with Scottish hockey’s masters

Three years ago Judith Martin’s family were called to her hospital bedside and told to prepare their goodbyes. The 60-year-old had suffered multiple organ …

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 …