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Fifth title for unstoppable Surbiton … now for European breakthrough

By Rod Gilmour Brett Garrard, Surbiton’s coach, admitted to overcoming the most challenging year of his tenure as the perennial champions ended a fifth …

Surbiton bag second League hockey title over spirited Hampstead & Westminster

By Rod Gilmour For a second year running, Surbiton came back from the brink to record successive League Finals titles from a shoot-out at Lee Valley. Hampstead …

Ashley Jackson departs East Grinstead for Dutch side HGC

By Rod Gilmour Former Great Britain star Ashley Jackson will play club hockey in the Netherlands next season after signing for HGC. Jackson, 30, was lured back …

Sutton Coldfield girls march unbeaten in memorable Midlands run

By The Hockey Paper Performance of the month must surely go to Sutton Coldfield’s under-10 girls who won a brace of local youth Championships. The Midlands …

The making of Mark Knowles: Australia’s inspired hockey leader

Mark Knowles retired from hockey after leading Kookaburras to a sixth Commonwealth gold. Here, columnist Todd Williams salutes an Australian sporting great, …

Alan Forsyth, the Scot who continues to top English hockey’s goal charts

By Rod Gilmour Surbiton coach Mark Pearn has praised Alan Forsyth’s “complete desire” to find the net as a key attribute for the Scot finishing as top …

After New Zealand hockey gold, Pippa Hayward decides to leave on a high

By Richard Bright Pippa Hayward, who is still only 27, has decided to retire from international hockey following the Black Sticks’ brilliant gold medal at …

Bollywood’s Akshay Kumar gives Gold to hockey film on India’s 1948 Olympic win

By Richard Bright Bollywood superstar Akshay Kumar is the starring role in Gold, a film portraying the story of India’s men’s hockey team which won its …

The Hockey Social: Goalkeeper bravely finishes London Marathon … minus the kit

The Hockey Social brings you the latest gossip, social media posts, best images and reads across the globe You may remember The Hockey Paper chronicling the …

Narinder Batra given written warning by world hockey over Facebook post

By Richard Bright The International Hockey Federation has handed Dr Narinder Batra, the world governing body’s president, a written warning following a …