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Australia pulls out of women’s hockey World Cup bidding

By The Hockey Paper Hockey Australia has withdrawn its bid to host the 2023 women’s Hockey World Cup. The news was announced by the FIH this week as the …

Hockey Belgium president on World Cup win: ‘We weren’t football, Eddy Merckx or Justine Henin!’

By Rod Gilmour | EuroHockey Special The email came through from the city of Brussels on Marc Coudron’s phone shortly after Belgium’s first world …

Maddie Hinch claims FIH world hockey prize as Belgium dominate awards

By The Hockey Paper Maddie Hinch was hailed as a “real presence” on Thursday after being named world goalkeeper of the year for a third year in …

Hockey World Cup: Belgium paint Bhubaneswar red with first gold

By The Hockey Paper, Bhubaneswar When Jeroen Hertzberger missed his sudden death shoot out attempt for the Netherlands, Belgium could finally celebrate a first …

Hockey World Cup 2018: Finals preview

By Todd Williams | Analysis And so, after 34 matches, we finally reach the last day of this wonderful World Cup and the two games that will determine the three …

Hockey World Cup: Holland and Belgium set up European final

For Australia and England, how do they come back less than 24 hours later and repeat for bronze? It will be a brutally physical test today – and for the …

Hockey World Cup: England, Belgium, Netherlands and Australia in frame

ODISHA HOCKEY WORLD CUP SEMI-FINAL PREVIEW GUIDE By Todd Williams | Analysis And then there were four. Emulating the achievement of their footballing …

England’s Hockey World Cup hopes rely on fitness and clear heads

What a night it was in Bhubaneswar for England – but six long days for Argentina. Ever since their dispiriting 5-3 defeat to France, Argentina had played …

Hockey World Cup: Australia in sight of record as changing Kookaburras

By The Hockey Paper, Bhubaneswar The statistics are piling up for Australia with the same velocity as their path towards a World Cup record. By working hard …

Battling England beat Argentina to reach Hockey World Cup semi-finals

The Hockey Paper report, Bhubaneswar England secured a brilliant, battling display over Argentina, the Olympic champions, to halt a long winless streak over …