Tag Archives

Commonwealth Games Hockey: Sam Ward drives England men forward

By Rod Gilmour As the Gold Coast start looms, Sam Ward reflects on his rise through the England ranks while Mark Gleghorne reveals England’s ‘Dumb and …

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 …

Sultan Azlan Shah Hockey Cup: England men set for Malaysia clash

By Rod Gilmour England v Malaysia: BBC Sport and red button 12.35 GMT England men’s hopes of reaching the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup final rely on them …

Men’s Hockey World Cup 2018: England to face Australia in pool encounter

BY THE HOCKEY PAPER England men’s head coach Bobby Crutchley is relishing the prospect of three tough group stage matches after the World Cup draw was …

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. …

EuroHockey 2017: England defenders Liam Sanford and Brendan Creed come to the fore after brilliant bronze over Germany

By Rod Gilmour in Amsterdam Brendan Creed hailed fellow defender Liam Sanford as a “warrior” after England men beat Germany to win their first …

EuroHockey Championships 2017: England men’s ‘different’ style of hockey captains serves us well, says Phil Roper

By Rod Gilmour in Amsterdam Co-captain Phil Roper says England Hockey’s decision to appoint three leaders in the men’s team has paid dividends …

Hockey World League: England men secure bronze as Netherlands rout Argentina

BY THE HOCKEY PAPER England men finished with bronze in the Hockey World League following a 4-1 victory against Malaysia on Sunday. A Harry Martin brace plus …

Chris Griffiths back on England hockey path after injury setback

Chris Griffiths felt the emotional weight of his team-mates as he struck his first goal after 11 months out of the international wilderness last week. The East …

England face another bronze-medal game

England face yet another bronze-medal game after losing their Commonwealth Games men’s hockey semi-final 4-1 to Australia. The English produced a strong …