Friday, January 21, 2022

Women's Hockey

Hamilton twin sisters selected for GB women’s hockey Paris 2024 programme

Eight new players have been added to the GB Hockey women's programme for the Paris Olympic cycle, including twin sisters Olivia and Sophie Hamilton. Holly Hunt, Sophie Hamilton, Alex Malzer have previously won GB international caps, while Sophie's sister Olivia,...

Repton women in line for Super 6s finals day after classy show

Repton's corner set-up was on song as Sally Walton finished the opening weekend with 11 goals as the Women's Premier Division newbies put themselves in the hotseat for a Super 6s Hockey Championships finals' day berth at the first...

Dream Team: Tina Cullen MBE

The Bowdon Hightown coach and Great Britain Olympian picks the hockey XI she would relish playing together... Goalkeeper Carolyn Reid – Bowdon Hightown, England and GB I have to say her because she’s my mate! She had great agility, communication and could...

‘Inspirational’ Mary Weir honoured for Scottish hockey services

Scottish Hockey has congratulated Mary Weir on being awarded the British Empire Medal (BEM) in the New Year Honours List. Weir has been recognised for services to Sport in the Scottish Borders over the last 40 years. Since the 1980’s, she...

My life in hockey: Nike Lorenz, Germany women’s captain

Die Danas captain Nike Lorenz, 24, made headlines at the Tokyo Olympics when she led calls to be able to wear the rainbow colours at the Games. She is currently studying for a Masters of Science in entrepreneurship, innovation...

Laura Unsworth set for Commonwealth hockey gold tilt

Laura Unsworth says that the upgrade to the facility which paved the way for her to become GB's most decorated hockey Olympian is an exciting time ahead of the Commonwealth Games. Wyndley Leisure Centre in Sutton Coldfield was announced last...

‘Resilience’: East Grinstead forward’s 21-year rise to the first team

It was after her 21st birthday that long-time East Grinstead member Autumn Bowden knew she had to change her lifestyle. She admits that was “overweight and unhappy". As Bowden says: "I couldn’t continue leading the life I was in...

Eva de Goede set to miss 2022 Women’s Hockey World Cup

Eva de Goede's career is hanging in the balance after the Dutch star admitted that she was unlikely to be fit for the 2022 Women's Hockey World Cup. The 32-year-old Netherlands captain tore a cruciate ligament and sustained damage to...

Women’s Premier Division: Beeston lead race for top six place

Such is the formula for the Premier Division this season that the split leagues before the mid-season break bring focus on the mid-table battles. This weekend put that scenario into full focus in the Vitality Women's Premier Division with four...

Afghan women’s hockey team fear for lives, call on federations for help

The Afghanistan women's team have been forced into hiding in Kabul and are calling on the International Hockey Federation (FIH) to help the team flee the country after fearing for their lives. In a letter sent to The Hockey Paper...
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Great Britain men jostle for Paris Olympic cycle places

Spain men squared the uncapped three-match Andalucia Hockey Series against Great Britain on Friday with a 4-2 win. GB men...
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