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Sam Ward: Great Britain hockey has new lease of life under Danny Kerry

By The Hockey Paper Sam Ward says new coach Danny Kerry has added a “new spark” to the team as England aim towards a first World Cup title. Great …

Sports psychologists bring negative vibe, says India hockey coach

By Richard Bright India will enter the pressured cauldron of a home World Cup in November without the need of a team psychologist as they search for a first …

After the Hockey World Cup, a month to savour for Ireland women

By The Hockey Paper It’s been three weeks since Ireland returned home from the Women’s World Cup after a silver medal and the hockey world and …

Emotional Alyson Annan reveals tough day at Hockey World Cup final

By The Hockey Paper Dutch coach Alyson Annan has admitted to a tough day watching Holland defend their World Cup title at the weekend. Annan’s brother …

Players and fans not in tune with Women’s Hockey World Cup music

By Richard Bright Players were not in tune with the loud music played during the Women’s World Cup while “inane blasts” during play did …

Holland star Kitty van Male undecided over Tokyo 2020 future

Despite finishing as top goalscorer at the World Cup, Kitty van Male says she is undecided over her international future. Van Male, who made her debut in 2009, …

The youthful side of the Women’s Hockey World Cup

The Hockey Paper’s World Cup coverage is supported by St. Bert’s Clothing – SUMMER SALE The 2018 Women’s World Cup proved a …

Australia show youthful intent at Women’s Hockey World Cup

By The Hockey Paper Defender Jodie Kenny says the Hockeyroos’ top four finish at the Women’s World Cup is a sign of the youthful team’s growth, but …

Spanish hockey hopes for funding boost after Women’s World Cup history

By Richard Bright From “scraping through” Hockey World League 2 in Valencia in 2013 to World Cup bronze, Spanish coach Adrian Lock hopes that his …

Now for the Olympics, says Irish women’s hockey coach Graham Shaw

Ireland women returned home on Monday to a true hero’s welcome, a civic reception held by Dublin’s lord mayor, silver medals and the catalysts for …