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Hockey photo of the month: The split-second impact save

The Hockey Writers’ Club (HWC) has chosen this image taken by Andy Mair of UmpireCam as its April photo of the month. The members of the HWC Photographers group have voted for their favourite image for its competition entries nd...

My hockey photo was described as ‘shot of a lifetime’, which was exceptionally kind

The Hockey Writers’ Club (HWC) has chosen an image taken by amateur club photographer David Bellin as its March photo of the month. The HWC judging panel said: "Congratulations to David Bellin for his image that he has titled “nothing...

Nick Bandurak, Leah Wilkinson win UK hockey players of year awards

Surbiton’s Leah Wilkinson and Holcombe’s Nick Bandurak, two players who have patiently waited for international recognition at differing stages of their career, were voted UK players of the year at the annual Hockey Writers’ Club (HWC) awards on Friday. Wilkinson...

How hot milk and calm shoot-out head lifted Ireland women’s hockey

In an extract from new book Great Irish Sports Stars: Ayeisha McFerran, Ireland's No 1 recalls a key moment in Green Army's rise Unlike most of the girls on the Irish team, Ayeisha wasn’t a fan of coffee. She found...

Hockey photo of the month: ‘I love the determination on the player’s face’

The Hockey Writers’ Club (HWC) has chosen this image taken by Reading club photographer Helen Ritchie as its January photo of the month. "The January ‘Photo of the Month’ has been decided by a guest judge for the first time,...

Announcing our 2022 columnists: Driving the world hockey agenda

The Hockey Paper is delighted to announce the most exciting line-up of columnists ever assembled by a hockey journal. Our unrivalled coverage will now be bolstered by a fresh selection of top coaches, players, umpires and journalists to add to...

Dream Team: Mark Pearn

Surbiton head coach and former Reading, East Grinstead and Great Britain forward Mark Pearn picks the hockey XI he'd relish watching play together... Goalkeeper Simon Mason – Reading and England & GB Pretty obvious one. I  played with him at school, as...

Hockey Paper’s 11 most read premium and comment articles of 2021

From Olympic coverage to 3G and the future of England's talent path, 2021 provided us with a wealth of topics to discuss in the sport. 1. With no caps on offer, we doff our own to Hockey Ireland From an England...

Hockey Paper’s 11 most read stories from 2021

The Hockey Paper enjoyed a record year in online traffic throughout 2021. Here, we reveal our most read stories of the year Bizarre ending, umpire goal error as GB and Belgium share spoils A possible Tokyo 2020 win was taken away...

Photo of the month: Goalkeeper athleticism and top tips for capturing hockey

The Hockey Writers' Club has chosen this image taken by seasoned photographer Peter Smith as its November photo of the month. The image was captured in a game between University of Bristol 2s and Bristol and West using a Canon...
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Women’s Hockey World Cup 2022: Australia women look to next gen

Australia women depart for Europe and the Women's World Cup preparations next month with an eye on the future. The...
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