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Alex Danson reveals brain injury trauma on road to recovery

England and Great Britain hockey captain Alex Danson revealed on Monday that she had 'lost her identity' and ability to read after suffering a traumatic brain injury on holiday. Danson, 33, has been out of action after hitting the back...

The Hockey Paper’s top 10 most read stories of 2018

From Ireland's heroic women's World Cup campaign to a bored motorist keeping up motorway stick skills, our most read online stories from the last year. 10. The making of Alex Danson Alex Danson has spent over half her life as an...

Hockey Pro League: Barry Middleton and Alex Danson not picked for Great Britain

Barry Middleton and Alex Danson, two of Great Britain's most experienced campaigners, have not been included in the first FIH Pro League squads. The new global league starts next month, replaces the World Leagues and acts as qualification for the...

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. England Hockey has confirmed that the 33-year-old suffered the injury when she hit her head...

Women’s Hockey World Cup: England play like headless chickens, says Dutch captain

By The Hockey Paper Dutch captain Carlien Dirkse van den Heuvel has upped the ante ahead of tonight's eagerly-anticipated World Cup showdown with England by claiming that the hosts can be beaten 5-0 and that they play like "headless chickens"...

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 World Cup. Danson, 33, scored a sublime individual goal against USA on Wednesday, but their...

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 keep the hosts alive at the Women's World Cup thanks to a stunning individual strike. But...

Alex Danson: The making of GB Hockey and England women’s captain

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 English hockey and its ultimate resurgence. She has benefited from full-time funding...

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

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 to propel them to World Cup glory for the first time. England revealed their kit at a...

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

England coach Danny Kerry believes he has the squad "to think clearly under pressure" after naming an 18-strong squad on Wednesday for the Vitality World Cup in London later this month. Kerry's squad contains eight Olympic gold medallists from Great Britain's...
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UK summer hockey camps: Williams Hockey Coaching

The aim of Williams Hockey Coaching is to give players, no matter what their level or age, a clear...
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