Women’s Hockey

Nicola White: I’m not frightened by my concussion injury anymore

The Hockey Paper Exclusive Nicola White, the Rio gold medal-winning Olympian, says she is doing all she can to still make selection for the Tokyo 2020 …

GB Hockey’s Lizzie Neal: ‘Ballgirling helped me on journey to elite player’

By Rod Gilmour Five years ago at the Hockey Writers’ Awards, Lizzie Neal was asked about her aims after winning the junior prize. “My ambition is to play …

Alex Danson returns to GB Hockey squad after ‘awful head injury’

In a hugely positive statement, Alex Danson, the GB captain, announced on Friday that she would be rejoining the Great Britain Hockey programme on Monday in a …

Olympic hockey qualifiers: Great Britain joy as Tokyo 2020 tickets confirmed

THP Report | Lee Valley It took several seconds after the final hooter, but then the moment dawned for the 11 players out on the Lee Valley pitch. Great …

Olympic hockey qualifiers: Ireland women’s countdown to Tokyo matches

Munster’s Roisin Upton hopes the 2018 World Cup can be recreated with a sea of green when Ireland women run out for their Olympic play-offs this weekend. …

Olympic hockey qualifier: Chile Devils aim to put heat on Great Britain

By Rod Gilmour “We started playing hockey because of Britain,” smiles Manuela Urroz. “In Chile, hockey is played by the British schools. …

Olympic hockey qualifiers: Great Britain’s home nations feel for Chile clash

By Cassie Worth Great Britain women’s squad for their Olympic qualifying test will have a home nations feel for the two-legged clash against Chile next …

Great Britain Hockey’s Alex Danson boosted by ’30 minute jog’

Alex Danson has been handed a major boost when after revealing that she was able to jog for half an hour for the first time in over a year. Danson celebrated …

Alex Danson backs calls for women’s sport on free-to-air TV

By The Hockey Paper Great Britain’s Alex Danson has backed calls for elite women’s sport to be added to sports’ ‘crown jewels’ …

Hampstead & Westminster, Holcombe and Surbiton open up with wins

Newly-promoted Hampstead & Westminster put in a fine debut performance in the top flight as they beat Beeston 4-1 in their season curtain-raiser in the …