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Maddie Hinch’s international break highlights Hockey Pro League pitfalls

By Rod Gilmour | Analysis No one said international hockey was easy. On the fixtures’ front, just ask Graham Shaw, the Irish women’s coach who had …

Final Women’s Hockey Champions Trophy set for China

By The Hockey Paper Holland will be favourites to win a seventh title in the last women’s Champions Trophy, set to be played in China in November. A win …

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 …

‘Hockey World Cup must remain priority over Olympics’

By Richard Bright The World Cup must remain the pinnacle of the sport over the Olympics and the looming FIH Pro League, says world hockey chief Thierry Weil. …

FIH launches Hockey Series with World Cup and Olympic tickets

By The Hockey Paper The International Hockey Federation launched a new global structure this week – the Hockey Series – aimed at future World Cups …

International hockey players heading into pressured waters ahead of Pro League

By Todd Williams in Perth When news broke of the lengthy suspensions for Australian cricket’s disgraced ball tampering trio, it was surprising to hear …

England Hockey chief Sally Munday dismisses FIH role for domestic focus

By Rod Gilmour Sally Munday, England Hockey’s chief executive, has revealed her intentions to see through the growth of hockey in the UK after turning …

Beeston and Surbiton clash ‘end of National Hockey League as we know it’

By Rod Gilmour This weekend Beeston and Surbiton will play a crucial top-of-the-table men’s Premier Division clash, with a Europe berth up for grabs and …

World hockey under scrutiny over FIH Pro League selection process

By Rod Gilmour World hockey chiefs have been asked to iron out concerns ahead of next year’s launch of the Hockey Pro League – which features Great Britain …

World series format big shift for England and rivals, says FIH

By Claire Middleton The International Hockey Federation’s new global competition will mean England players travelling as far as Australia or New Zealand to …