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Museum’s holy grail: producing GB Hockey player numbers

The Hockey Museum is on the cusp of producing the first definitive records for the GB Hockey teams, writes Mike Smith During 2019 the England football team …

Sam Ward helped me through struggles, admits GB star Harry Martin

Exclusive | By Rod Gilmour Harry Martin, the Hampstead and GB midfielder, has revealed to The Hockey Paper that he struggled to cope after accidentally hitting …

Hockey Pro League: Great Britain finish on a high in Auckland

Great Britain defender Anna Toman says the team has every reason for optimism after finishing their FIH Pro League tour down under with a bonus point win. …

Hockey Pro League: Great Britain women ease past New Zealand

Shona McCallin scored her first Great Britain goal in superb fashion on Saturday as Mark Hager’s side secured their first Pro League points of the …

Maddie Hinch calls FIH rules ‘ridiculous’ as Australia gain points

Maddie Hinch, the Great Britain goalkeeper, lambasted the Pro League rules after inclement weather in Sydney forced their encounter with Australia to be …

Hockey Pro League: Great Britain surrender in Sydney heat

Great Britain’s teams were denied in their opening FIH Pro League matches after an Australia late assault in sweltering Sydney on Saturday. GB men …

GB Hockey’s Lizzie Neal: ‘Ballgirling helped me on journey to elite player’

By Rod Gilmour Five years ago at the Hockey Writers’ Awards, Lizzie Neal was asked about her aims after winning the junior prize. “My ambition is to play …

Great Britain Hockey women raise funds for Australia bushfire appeal

The Great Britain women’s squad are raising funds for the Australian bushfires, with a raffle to win the Olympic champions’ sticks. The 26 players …

Team cultures acknowledge failures to create lasting sporting culture

Kate Richardson-Walsh, along wife wife Helen, are a duo in demand in leadership speeches. Here, one listening headmaster says the next challenge as individuals …

Sam Quek: We ran in together ahead of Dutch shoot-out and said ‘yes, we’ve got this’

By Rod Gilmour in Rio Two of Great Britain women’s hockey heroes spoke yesterday of the powerful female collective force which propelled the 16-strong squad …