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‘Having funding is not what makes teams win. It’s the character’

In his own words, Barry Middleton talks about his rise from club to international player I never set out to achieve this and the other but I always believed in …

Teun de Nooijer’s my hero! Why Barry Middleton couldn’t go past record

Barry Middleton has finally been able to look back on his memorable hockey career, he tells Rod Gilmour There would be times interviewing Barry Middleton over …

Barry Middleton awarded MBE for services to hockey

Barry Middleton, Great Britain’s most capped player, has been awarded an MBE for services to hockey following an outstanding career in the sport. …

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 …

Battling England beat Argentina to reach Hockey World Cup semi-finals

The Hockey Paper report, Bhubaneswar England secured a brilliant, battling display over Argentina, the Olympic champions, to halt a long winless streak over …

Barry Middleton: Making of an England hockey great

The retiring Barry Middleton should rightly be feted as one of world hockey’s greats. Here, we chart his rise and speak to team-mates, coaches and …

England men opt for youth in Hockey World Cup medal hunt

By Rod Gilmour England will vye for their first men’s World Cup medal for 32 years with new coach Danny Kerry entering his second showpiece tournament in …

German hockey idol Moritz Furste is true legend, says Barry Middleton

By Rod Gilmour From one midfielder to another, England’s Barry Middleton has heaped praise on Moritz Furste by admitting that the retiring German is …

Commonwealth Hockey: Australia edge England to confirm Trans-Tasman finals

By Rod Gilmour on the Gold Coast The semi-final curse struck England men again on Friday as a 2-1 defeat to Australia edged the world champions into a sixth …

The Hockey Social: Tinder, goals and caps at the Commonwealth Games

The Hockey Social, our regular dose on what’s happening in the world of hockey, brings you the latest from the Commonwealth Games Fun after the Games …