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Hockey backboard noise was like ‘crack from high-powered rifle’

By The Hockey Paper Neighbours living next to a hockey pitch in northern England complained that the ball thudding the backboard was akin to “gunshot …

Beeston hockey’s live TV venture once again sets club template

By The Hockey Paper | Editorial There may have been little fanfare for the opening weekend of England’s domestic season, but there was visibility abound …

Hockey Social: ‘Why is a girl playing with the boys?’

The Hockey Paper‘s scroll through the weekend in hockey in five tweets Girl Power This tweet stuck out the most at Hockey Paper Towers, not least for her …

Beeston Hockey Club to televise all domestic home matches

By The Hockey Paper Beeston HC have announced that it will televise all men’s and women’s home games for the upcoming season. Beeston will be the …

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 …

Hockey player practices on M6 motorway after traffic chaos

On his way back for pre-season training, a hockey player decided to thrown in some extra practice on Monday night after being stuck on the motorway for three …

Hockey on BT Sport: Women’s World Cup view from the couch

Having participated in the great couch-potato fest of 2018 – World Cup, Wimbledon, The Open – come July 21 it was clearly time for Claire Middleton to get …

Hockey World Cup: women’s media coverage expands the world over

By Richard Bright After 48 hours of World Cup hockey wonder, a rest day was handed out on Monday for us all to recover. And if the opening two days are …

Argentina’s goal contender sets Women’s Hockey World Cup alight

By The Hockey Paper TV commentators were left in awe of Maria Ortiz’s sizzling goal for Argentina during their 6-2 win over Spain at the Women’s …

Women’s Hockey World Cup: England players switch off social media to focus on trophy

Exclusive | By Rod Gilmour You won’t be seeing England’s star players on Twitter or Instagram over the next few weeks. Danny Kerry’s side …