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Alex Danson to lead England women for Commonwealth Games tilt as Danny Kerry awaits fitness tests

By Rod Gilmour While Alex Danson was confirmed on Thursday as captain for what will be her fourth Commonwealth Games next month, England women are sweating on …

Pendle Forest: is this Lancashire hockey team Britain’s most successful?

By Rod Gilmour One of Lancashire’s biggest advocates of grassroots sport has been firmly in the thoughts of five members of Pendle Forest 1s this season …

2018 Commonwealth Games: hockey schedule, history and preview countdown

By The Hockey Paper staff All you need to know about the 2018 Commonwealth Games, with team news as it happens and your preview countdown to the Gold Coast …

Australia favourites for Commonwealth Games after edging past England at Azlan Shah Cup

By Rod Gilmour A resolute Australia, led by man-of-the-match Mark Knowles on his 34th birthday and playing his last international hockey match on foreign soil, …

Sultan Azlan Shah Hockey Cup: England men and Australia set up final showdown

By Rod Gilmour England set up a mouthwatering Azlan Shah Men’s Cup final against old rivals Australia after routing hosts Malaysia 7-2 on Friday night in …

Sultan Azlan Shah Hockey Cup: England men set for Malaysia clash

By Rod Gilmour England v Malaysia: BBC Sport and red button 12.35 GMT England men’s hopes of reaching the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup final rely on them …

Commonwealth Games 2018: Australia hockey under pressure to keep up golden times over England

By Rod Gilmour Australia’s team chief at the Commonwealth Games, Steve Moneghetti, has upped the ante on the Hockeyroos and Kookaburras to continue their …

Leeds University hockey women receive Sam Quek backing after club night fall-out

BY THE HOCKEY PAPER Former Great Britain defender Sam Quek has poured scorn on Leeds University Union staff who suspended a women’s hockey side after a …

England women’s Shona McCallin reveals extent of hockey concussion on Argentina tour

By The Hockey Paper England women’s midfielder Shona McCallin has revealed the extent of the concussion which put an early end to her tour of Argentina …

Men’s Hockey World Cup 2018: England to face Australia in pool encounter

BY THE HOCKEY PAPER England men’s head coach Bobby Crutchley is relishing the prospect of three tough group stage matches after the World Cup draw was …