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I admired Sean Kerly but I had to let him go, admits fashion guru

As the anniversary month of Great Britain’s 1988 Olympic triumph ends, The Hockey Paper speaks to the fashion guru who may well have played a part in …

Jeroen Hertzberger recalled for Holland’s World Cup squad

By Richard Bright Dutch coach Max Caldas cut a confident figure on Friday as he selected his 18-strong squad for next month’s men’s Hockey World …

Danny Kerry open to Ashley Jackson’s return to Great Britain hockey

By Rod Gilmour Danny Kerry, the England and Great Britain men’s coach, has offered Ashley Jackson, one of this country’s most gifted stick players, …

‘Fierce competition’ sees Danny Kerry add youth for Belgium clash

By Rod Gilmour Danny Kerry will add a dose of youth on a night dedicated towards Eighties’ greats on Wednesday at the Anniversary International. East …

Seoul Olympics 1988 memories: I turned my hockey stick and shinned Roger Self

In an extract taken from Seoul Glow, a new book about Great Britain’s golden success in 1988, defender Martyn Grimley recalls training sessions with late …

1988 Seoul hockey book published to coincide with 30th anniversary match

By The Hockey Paper Danny Kerry’s first match in charge of the Great Britain men’s team will fall against the backdrop of one of the nation’s …

Seoul Olympian Richard Leman awarded OBE for services to hockey

By The Hockey Paper Olympian Richard Leman told of his pride last night after he was named in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list. Leman, who won gold with …

SheBelieves Cup: David Faulkner to drive England women’s football forward under Phil Neville – with hockey influences

By Rod Gilmour David Faulkner, the former Great Britain Hockey performance director, says that taking up the role as the Football Association’s head of …

Roger Self, Great Britain’s 1988 gold medal-winning hockey manager, dies aged 77

BY ROD GILMOUR Tributes have been paid to Roger Self OBE, Great Britain’s inspirational manager who oversaw Olympic hockey gold in 1988, who died on …