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Hockey Belgium’s rise to top is simple: strong club network, coaching talent

By Todd Williams | opinion As far as years go, 2007 wasn’t particularly significant in the international men’s game. With no Olympics or World Cup, the …

Maddie Hinch claims FIH world hockey prize as Belgium dominate awards

By The Hockey Paper Maddie Hinch was hailed as a “real presence” on Thursday after being named world goalkeeper of the year for a third year in …

Hockey World Cup: Belgium paint Bhubaneswar red with first gold

By The Hockey Paper, Bhubaneswar When Jeroen Hertzberger missed his sudden death shoot out attempt for the Netherlands, Belgium could finally celebrate a first …

Simon Gougnard helps Belgium to Hockey World Cup final after father’s passing

Emotion flowed through Simon Gougnard on Saturday as he helped Belgium reach their World Cup final with a 6-0 defeat of England, hours after his father passed …

Sam Ward strikes to hand Danny Kerry first taste of Great Britain success

By Rod Gilmour, Lee Valley The A-Team theme tune was a constant over the tannoy given the Seoul reunion feel to this Toshiba International. Face was saved for …

‘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 …

‘Mushroom’ rings appear on Belgium’s hockey pitches

By Richard Bright Belgium’s top clubs have been struck down by crop circle circle style markings on their hockey pitches. Royal Leopold’s pitch was …

Mother and daughter line up for Belgium top flight side KHC Leuven

By The Hockey Paper Former Belgium international Geraldine Chardome never thought she would have the chance to play elite level hockey with her daughter. But …

Hockey World Cup: Controversy as Belgium denied in shoot out over Spain

By The Hockey Paper Belgium’s Red Panthers were denied the chance of a World Cup quarter-final berth in controversial fashion as Spain advanced in a …

Belgium ushers in domestic league change for FIH Hockey Pro League

By The Hockey Paper As the top nations set their sights on the FIH Hockey Pro League in January, so national governing bodies have been scratching their heads …