Tuesday, September 28, 2021

Coronavirus

England Hockey still considering outcome on league placings

England Hockey has yet to make contact with those league clubs whose seasons rest on the outcome made by the national governing body after the sport's suspension following the coronavirus outbreak. Unlike other sports, England's two top flights had finished...

GB Hockey’s Harry Gibson on coronavirus and uncertainties

Great Britain goalkeeper has three stoic principles for living through unpredictable times Three months ago, none of us saw this coming. We were all going about our business, revelling in our new year's resolutions, preparing for the year ahead as usual....

Tokyo 2020 Olympics postponed: What now for hockey?

By Rod Gilmour Hockey remained quiet but other global federations and athletes spoke up and showed their muscle. On Tuesday, the Tokyo Olympics were postponed until 2021 after talks between Japan’s prime minister Shinzo Abe and Thomas Bach, the International...

Field Hockey Canada won’t send athletes to Tokyo Olympics

With the men's side having qualified, Field Hockey Canada has backed its own National Olympic Committee after an announcement on Sunday that it will not send athletes to the Tokyo Olympics - and followed the Australian Olympic Committee's message...

Hockey great Jamie Dwyer would compete behind closed doors at Tokyo

Four-time hockey Olympian Jamie Dwyer says he would have no qualms playing behind closed doors over not going at all to the Tokyo Games. This week has seen calls for the Games to be delayed following the coronavirus pandemic but...

East Hockey League to calculate placings on points percentage

The East Hockey League says its decision to complete the 2019/20 with immediate effect "will not please some" after it became the first English league to issue a season conclusion following the coronavirus pandemic. Following England Hockey’s advice to suspend...

England and Wales hockey suspended over coronavirus outbreak

The coronavirus pandemic finally put paid to England Hockey (EH) finishing its regular season as the national governing body cancelled all activity until at least April 15 as hockey fell in line with a wave of other sports on...

How coronavirus has affected hockey

Great Britain players will be available to play the final round of national league matches this weekend. It follows the decision by GB Hockey to cancel the men's and women's warm weather training trip to South Africa, which was...

A dream delayed not cancelled, 2020 Tokyo Games postponed until 2021

The inevitable decision has come to pass: Tokyo 2020 Olympics and Paralympics are to be postponed until next summer because of the worldwide coronavirus pandemic that is wreaking havoc around the globe and grinding nations to a screeching halt. The...

Hockey Australia suspends Pro League travel after coronavirus outbreak

Hockey has suffered its first major setback with the coronavirus outbreak after Hockey Australia suspended international travel "until further notice" for its two national teams ahead of their European Pro League swing. The decision is a major blow for both...
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British hockey needs innovation to tackle 3G pitch issue, says MP

The chair of the parliamentary group for hockey in the UK says that there are signs the sport could...
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