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Hockey’s own Andy Halliday confused by Rangers and Celtic fans

By The Hockey Paper Great Britain’s hockey manager Andy Halliday experienced a case of mistaken identity when he found himself under a deluge of Twitter …

Showboating or dazzling skill? Alan Forsyth shows ‘unpredictable’ side with Surbiton shoot-out heroics

By Rod Gilmour His shoot out strikes may have got lost in the ticker tape if Hampstead & Westminster had held on for a famous League Finals win. But Alan …

Bollywood’s Akshay Kumar gives Gold to hockey film on India’s 1948 Olympic win

By Richard Bright Bollywood superstar Akshay Kumar is the starring role in Gold, a film portraying the story of India’s men’s hockey team which won its …

The Hockey Social: Goalkeeper bravely finishes London Marathon … minus the kit

The Hockey Social brings you the latest gossip, social media posts, best images and reads across the globe You may remember The Hockey Paper chronicling the …

Watch Bath University student get flattened by hockey water cannon

By The Hockey Paper A University of Bath student got more than she bargained for when she attempted to gatecrash the annual Varsity hockey match against …

Hockeyroos treated with ‘bewildering contempt’ by Commonwealth TV chiefs

By Rod Gilmour on the Gold Coast Television scheduling always provides a moot point for general sports fans wanting to watch their undervalued favourite sport …

The Hockey Social: Tinder, goals and caps at the Commonwealth Games

The Hockey Social, our regular dose on what’s happening in the world of hockey, brings you the latest from the Commonwealth Games Fun after the Games …

Hockey drama of India v Pakistan continues with TV umpire finale

By The Hockey Paper “India is a closed chapter now,” Pakistan coach Roelant Oltmans, who left the Indian set up last year, told reporters on …

Kate Richardson-Walsh: Let’s work together to help hockey grow

As the next Olympic cycle begins and the new international league looms on the horizon, what will become of our sport in the coming years? Our international …

Simon Mason column: Let’s stream hockey and evolve together

So much has changed from the early 1990s when our colleague and columnist Nick Irvine commentated hockey for Sky Sports at Birmingham University. A single …