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IOC still recognises world hockey chief Batra as IOA president

The International Olympic Association has told The Hockey Paper that it is "reviewing the situation carefully" following the recent decision of the Delhi High Court in the case of Hockey India and its potential implications on the Indian Olympic...

Hockey features in Team England kit launch for 2022 Commonwealth Games

England's James Gall has donned the new apparel which will be used by Team England at the upcoming Commonwealth Games. Gall sported the gleaming white kit in front of the Birmingham skyline for the kit’s launch photography alongside Sophie Unwin...

Hockey Women’s World Cup: Stalwart Aniwaka Haumaha named in New Zealand squad

Seven years away from the international scene, veteran defender Aniwaka Haumaha has been called up for New Zealand’s Women’s World Cup squad next month. Haumaha (née Roberts) was recalled to the Black Sticks team for the recent series against Australia....

Hockey Women’s World Cup 2022: Eva de Goede called up for Netherlands defence

Eva de Goede is the biggest surprise in the Netherlands' Hockey World Cup squad made interim national coach Jamilon Mülders as they go for another women's title. The captain of Oranje women, the defending champs, has not played a single...

Guildford vets tournament urgently calls for more women’s teams

Guildford HC have a two-day masters tournament coming up on June 18-19 at their club in Godalming, Surrey and are looking to enter more women's vet sides. The event has been a huge success in recent years as the club...

Penalty Corners: Keep the good, ditch the bad, keep it logical and simple

Every once in a while I get the opportunity to do some colour, co-commentary work and, as you could imagine, it’s hugely enjoyable. One thing I try and be aware of when describing a piece of play is to...

Gay hockey player Davis Atkin aims to be ‘trailblazer’ in Australia

Young Kookaburra Davis Atkin says he wants to be a "trailblazer" as a role model and support for openly gay hockey players in Australia. Atkin came out in April, when he was also named in Australia men’s under-21 squad, and...

Darren Cheesman lands Berlin coaching role

Englishman Darren Cheesman's coaching career continues to take shape after he was announced as Berlin Hockey Club's new coach for the 2022/23 season. Cheesman takes over the reins frm Rein van Eijk and the 36-year-old said that working in the...

Hockey 5s makes first threat to long format at Olympic Games

Lee Valley -- This was a crossover weekend when world hockey’s decision makers launched its new 5s format in Switzerland, as another of its flagship competitions, the FIH Pro League, began another round of games in the 11-a-side. It...

Hockey Pro League: England endure double defeats to Netherlands

Lee Valley -- England women were denied back-to-back victories over the Netherlands for the first time after a 2-1 defeat to an inexperienced world No 1 side at Lee Valley on Sunday. The Dutch men then kept up their...
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Northampton Saints Hockey bolstered by Letchfords coaching roles

Northampton Saints HC have enlisted the services of Lisa and Simon Letchford, who will lead the club’s development from...
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