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England Hockey chief Sally Munday dismisses FIH role for domestic focus

By Rod Gilmour Sally Munday, England Hockey’s chief executive, has revealed her intentions to see through the growth of hockey in the UK after turning …

Beeston and Surbiton clash ‘end of National Hockey League as we know it’

By Rod Gilmour This weekend Beeston and Surbiton will play a crucial top-of-the-table men’s Premier Division clash, with a Europe berth up for grabs and …

World hockey under scrutiny over FIH Pro League selection process

By Rod Gilmour World hockey chiefs have been asked to iron out concerns ahead of next year’s launch of the Hockey Pro League – which features Great Britain …

Commonwealth Games Hockey: England women call-ups after Olympic trio injured

By The Hockey Paper England women have been dealt a blow ahead of the Commonwealth Games after three Rio golden girls were ruled out from travelling to the …

Commonwealth Games 2018: Australia hockey the final piece in record squad

By Rod Gilmour Forward Kathryn Slattery was the star name omitted from the Hockeyroos squad on Friday, as Mark Knowles was confirmed as Kookaburras captain in …

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 …