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Hockey returning to pitch: No spitting and close contact celebrations

By Richard Bright No spitting, an avoidance of shouting, chewing gum bans and no contact during celebrations are some of the edicts put in place for …

England Hockey seeks safe return after team sport approval

By Richard Bright Recreational team sports in England can begin returning outdoors, under government guidance published on Thursday – although a …

Where does hockey sit as elite sport returns in England?

By Richard Bright Elite sport can resume behind closed doors in England from Monday if certain guidelines are met, with the government announcing on Saturday …

Club hockey file: Leicester City pitch project on track despite pandemic

In our Club File series we’ve heard from Gloucester City on momentum after pandemic, Eastcote on insurance issues and Wakefield HC on how the …

Club hockey file: How Wakefield aim to return stronger

In our Club File series we’ve heard from Gloucester City on momentum after pandemic and Eastcote on insurance issues. Here, Helen Royan, Wakefield HC …

Club hockey file: Eastcote seeks help over insurance recommendation

We have heard from Gloucester City on momentum after pandemic in the first part of our Club File series. This time, we speak to a north London club on dealing …

Club hockey file: Gloucester City look to momentum after pandemic

In the first of a new series speaking to clubs, we hear from Gloucester City’s chairman on how hockey can change for the better With lockdown measures …

England Hockey issues cautious guidelines on safe return to pitches

By Richard Bright Outdoor pitches can open, hockey played in a small group and one-to-one coaching can now be undertaken following cautious guidance released …

World hockey back on even par, says Belgium coach McLeod

Shane McLeod, coach of men’s world No 1 outfit Belgium, says bidding for a first Olympic title will be a “fresh challenge” with another year …

Hockeyroo Jodie Kenny puts retirement on hold for Olympics

Hockeyroo Jodie Kenny, who became a mother in 2017, says she has put retirement on hold to chase gold at next year’s Olympics. The two-time Olympian is …