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No fans at Holland v GB for Hockey Pro League matches

The Holland v Great Britain matches, the next FIH Pro League games to take place, will be played behind closed doors. The Royal Dutch Hockey Association (KNHB) …

GB Hockey’s Harry Gibson on wedding plans and Tokyo 2020

Team GB hockey hopeful Harry Gibson says he’s had to dig deep to manage his mental health after the postponement of his wedding and the Olympic Games in …

England Hockey positive over sponsorship talks as partners line up

By Rod Gilmour England Hockey chiefs are holding advanced talks with potential commercial partners, underlining the continued appeal of the sport’s …

Revealed: How France took Great Britain on the tiles ahead of 1920 hockey gold

By Rod Gilmour France attempted to get their cross channel opponents Great Britain drunk in Antwerp the night before the men’s gold medal match at the …

Psychologist Andrea Furst praised for GB Hockey women’s turnaround

By Rod Gilmour GB women’s sports psychologist who played a signficant behind-the-scenes role as Team GB won Rio 2016 gold has been praised for the …

‘Fearless’ Ollie Payne handed Great Britain Hockey selection

By Rod Gilmour Ollie Payne has been described as a “fearless and brave” goalkeeper by his first club coach in Devon following the news that the …

Katie Glynn and Zak Jones join GB Hockey ahead of Tokyo 2020

By Rod Gilmour Great Britain Hockey has landed two notable coups after New Zealander Katie Glynn and Welshman Zak Jones were announced on Wednesday as …

How GB Hockey coaching hub has inspired during lockdown

The sight of empty pitches during lockdown and the hundreds of coaches across the UK unable to deliver sessions to eager players has clearly left a void. But …

Hockey Olympians used in secret project to trial energy substance

By Rod Gilmour Great Britain hockey Olympians were used as ‘guinea pigs’ in a behind-closed-doors UK Sport project trialling a ketones-based drink …

Great Britain hockey ‘return to school’ after lockdown training

There were school-like ‘first day back’ images and jokes about missing satchels as Great Britain’s hockey players were back at Bisham HQ for …