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Indian hockey rejigs coaching roles

By The Hockey Paper The crazy merry-go-round world that is Indian hockey reared its head again on Tuesday as Dutchman Sjoerd Marijne became the 24th coach in …

Hockey’s own Andy Halliday confused by Rangers and Celtic fans

By The Hockey Paper Great Britain’s hockey manager Andy Halliday experienced a case of mistaken identity when he found himself under a deluge of Twitter …

Surbiton call on English clubs to forget rivalry and support EuroHockey Club Cup

By Rod Gilmour Forget club tribalism and rally together against Europe’s finest. That’s the message from Surbiton defender Giselle Ansley, who has …

Competition: Win VIP day to remember at Surbiton’s EuroHockey Club Cup

The Hockey Paper is giving you the chance to be at the centre of the action at the women’s EuroHockey Club Cup at Surbiton later this month. The EuroHockey …

Showboating or dazzling skill? Alan Forsyth shows ‘unpredictable’ side with Surbiton shoot-out heroics

By Rod Gilmour His shoot out strikes may have got lost in the ticker tape if Hampstead & Westminster had held on for a famous League Finals win. But Alan …

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, …