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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 …

Commonwealth Games Hockey: Sam Ward leads England men’s rout over Malaysia

By Rod Gilmour on the Gold Coast Whisper it quietly – and there is a long way to go yet on the Gold Coast – but England men are an increasingly …

The Hockey Social: Will Barry Middleton win Commonwealth Games battle of ages?

By The Hockey Paper team Welcome to The Hockey Social, our new Monday dose (monthly for now with the Gold Coast on the horizon) on the latest from world …

Sultan Azlan Shah Hockey Cup: England men and Australia set up final showdown

By Rod Gilmour England set up a mouthwatering Azlan Shah Men’s Cup final against old rivals Australia after routing hosts Malaysia 7-2 on Friday night in …

England hockey great Barry Middleton reaches 400 international caps

By Rod Gilmour World hockey chiefs will break protocol today when England midfielder Barry Middleton is honoured before recording his 400th international cap. …

England Hockey go for THREE men’s captains as Barry Middleton steps down ahead of Tokyo 2020 Olympics

Stalwart skipper Middleton steps aside but remains a “prevalent” leader, as England and GB Hockey opt for trio ahead of Tokyo 2020 BY ROD GILMOUR …

Barry Middleton – ‘It is going to be tough after Holland defeat’

England captain Barry Middleton knows how hard it is get a team back on track for the bronze medal game after a semi-final loss. A Middleton-led GB side lost …