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adidas announce official Team GB Olympic strips – updated

adidas has announced the official kit to be worn by GB athletes at the London 2012 Olympic Games. The latest we have on the hockey kit is below via @RichM6 on Twitter. There is also a close up of...

England to host 2015 European hockey championships at Olympic legacy site

England will host the 2015 men's and women's EuroHockey nations championships at the London 2012 Olympic legacy hockey facility.The championships will take place in August 2015 at Lee Valley Hockey Centre, and will be the first major international tournament...

Ireland make it three out of three in women’s Olympic qualifier

Ireland (0) 5 (O'Flynn 2, Smyth 2, Sargent)Mexico (0) 0The Electric Ireland Irish women's hockey team made it three wins from three as they defeated Mexico by 5-0 at the Athlon Car Lease FIH Road to London Olympic qualifer in Belgium.Ireland took a long time to...

GB men draw Australia, Spain, Pakistan and Argentina in London 2012 pools

With the 11th team (Korea) now qualified to the London Olympic Games following the Road to London Tournament in Dublin, the Olympic picture is becoming clearer for the men’s tournament as the preliminary round groups are known. The 11 confirmed...

Heartbreak for Ireland in hockey Olympic qualifier

Ireland 2 (1)  Peter Caruth 14m pc; Timmy Cockram 56th m pc Korea 3 (1)  Nam Yong Lee 30m op & 70th op; Hyun Woo Nam 58th ps. It was heartbreak for Ireland tonight at the final of the Electric Ireland FIH Road to...

Mark Hager to stay with New Zealand Black Sticks hockey after 2012 London Olympics

Black Sticks Women’s coach Mark Hager will remain head coach of the team after the London Olympics having extended his contract with Hockey New Zealand from January 2012 through till the end of 2014. Hockey New Zealand chief executive Hilary...

Hockey Australia to try new international format including ‘tolerance’ to foot contact

The Kookaburras and Hockeyroos will be taking on international sides under an experimental set of rules in October. The games will be nine-a-side with two 15-minute halves and two players having to remain in the attacking half during play.  India, Pakistan,...

Why are UK hockey fans being left in the dark?

For many hockey fans in the UK the 2011 Indoor World Cup has been the Twitter cup. An exclusive rights deal between the International Hockey Federation and broadcaster Eurosport – who chose not to broadcast many of the matches...

England’s Ashley Jackson to miss indoor World Cup

England's indoor World Cup men's squad has a distinctly outdoor flavour, including four players who have yet to win indoor caps. East Grinstead's Ashley Jackson, a member of the 2010 world All Star selection (pictured below in white), will...

Million-pound boost for GB Hockey

UK Sport's latest funding review has delivered a million-pound boost for the top-end of hockey. As part of a policy rewarding success and targeting sports likely to deliver London 2012 medals, hockey will now receive an extra £1,133,800 for the...
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Great Britain men jostle for Paris Olympic cycle places

Spain men squared the uncapped three-match Andalucia Hockey Series against Great Britain on Friday with a 4-2 win. GB men...
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