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Maddie Hinch inspires England – but they finish 2014 Hockey World Cup with little to cheer about

England finished in the Hague with the least-celebrated victory in the history of hockey World Cups having pipped Belgium for the 11th place with a shoot-out …

‘Remember the good times’ says Lee on England women’s day of 2014 World Cup misery

England’s hockey World Cup campaign has turned into a salvage mission after their third straight loss in a row in the Hague. Their semi-final hopes were …

Maddie Hinch perfect start: England’s new custodian on her blooming career

Has a goalkeeper ever taken to international hockey as quickly as Maddie Hinch? In her first season as England’s number one Hinch picked up goalkeeper of the …

Maddie Hinch: Goalkeeping – genes, culture or just lucky?

So, England has a new hero, or, rather, another new hero. George Pinner, keeper of the tournament at the World League Finals in January, is the second England …

Maddie Hinch and Sophie Bray can lift England at 2014 World Cup

It wasn’t too long ago that England were also-rans at world-level events – think men’s football. Of course there was never any of football’s …

Why field hockey goalkeepers are so important at World Cups

With the World Cup almost here, the teams participating are starting to formulate their strategies on how they will see off their competition and get their …

Maddie Hinch and Alex Danson heroics see England into the European final

Maddie Hinch saved five Dutch shootout attempts as England defeated the world number one side and Olympic champions to reach their first European hockey …

Maddie Hinch and Rachel Lynch save at the pinch while Hollie Webb scores first goal for England

England 1 Australia 1 England and Australia’s goalkeepers conspired to produce a low-scoring draw in the Investec World League semi-final in London. …

Maddie Hinch and Sophie Bray shine for England women

LONDON – June 22, 2013 – England, in their first serious test under new coach Jason Lee, produced a fine attacking display against what was an …

Leicester win women’s Super Sixes indoor final

Reading 0 (0) Leicester 1 (0) Lauren Turner Lauren Turner scored the only goal of the game as Leicester beat last year’s finalists Reading 1-0 to be …