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Alex Danson suffers concussion on holiday and misses Champions Trophy

By Richard Bright Alex Danson, the GB and England captain, has been ruled out of the upcoming Hockey Champions Trophy after she suffered concussion on holiday. …

It’s not all about Alex Danson, says England defender Giselle Ansley

By The Hockey Paper Giselle Ansley has admitted that England are not relying on captain fantastic Alex Danson to keep them alive in the Women’s Hockey …

England’s Women’s Hockey World Cup hopes go to the wire after USA draw

THE WORLD CUP  REPORT England are precariously balanced. And it was left to an off balance Alex Danson, in equalling England’s all-time goals record, to …

Alex Danson: Making of GB Hockey’s captain

By Rod Gilmour Alex Danson has spent over half her life as an elite athlete playing for England and Great Britain. She has bore witness to the lowly years of …

England players show team values for women’s Hockey World Cup kit launch

By The Hockey Paper Giselle Ansley says that England’s women’s World Cup shirt was created with the nation in mind as they helped to design a kit …

Women’s Hockey World Cup 2018: England has ‘world-class’ squad ready to play host

By Rod Gilmour England coach Danny Kerry believes he has the squad “to think clearly under pressure” after naming an 18-strong squad on …

A hockey crusade, to get people watching the women’s World Cup this summer

Todd Williams believes that club first mentality will shape hockey’s participation numbers as more children are lured away from open air and onto sofas …

‘Expectation to win hockey World Cup will be higher than London Olympics’

By The Hockey Paper Some of Great Britain women’s players from the London 2012 bronze medal-winning squad will impart their experiences of playing in …

Alex Danson to lead England women for Commonwealth Games tilt as Danny Kerry awaits fitness tests

By Rod Gilmour While Alex Danson was confirmed on Thursday as captain for what will be her fourth Commonwealth Games next month, England women are sweating on …

England captain Alex Danson defends decision to stop club hockey

By Rod Gilmour England women’s captain Alex Danson has defended her decision to focus only on international hockey over the domestic game. Danson, 32, led …