World Cups

‘Remember the good times’ says Lee on England women’s day of 2014 World Cup misery

England’s hockey World Cup campaign has turned into a salvage mission after their third straight loss in a row in the Hague. Their semi-final hopes were …

George Pinner: ‘Every Hockey World Cup game is like a cup final’

A cool first-half finish from Mark Gleghorne and a late Ashley Jackson PC saw England home against Malaysia in the Hague, setting up an Ashes battle with …

England left stunned in the Hague

England are unlikely to reach the semi-final stage of the women’s hockey World Cup after suffering their second straight defeat in the Hague today. The …

Can an England boss really enjoy a World Cup?

Will Roy Hodgson enjoy the World Cup in Brazil? We are not sure – but the last England manager we can remember really revelling in the role was Bobby Robson. …

England and India to host 2018 hockey World Cups

The International Hockey Federation (FIH) has announced that England and India will host the hockey World Cups in 2018. England Hockey were successful in their …