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Hockey 5s will grow world game, says FIH

By The Hockey Paper World hockey believes that Hockey 5s will further show growth in participation when the shortened format returns for a second time at the …

Belgium will be world, Olympic hockey champions by 2024, claims president

By The Hockey Paper Marc Coudron, president of the Royal Belgian Hockey Association, has boldly predicted that the Red Lions will become European, world and …

Why modified formats are hurting hockey’s Olympic status

By Todd Williams The FIH, hockey’s international governing body, was formed in 1924, largely in response to the sport being left out of the Paris …

Recalling Team GB women’s hockey Rio gold: ‘It got a bit sour singing at the Dutch – but was all good fun’

As the women’s hockey team set their sights on gold one year ago in Rio, members of Team GB’s other sports had finished their competition and were ready to …

Team GB Hockey in historical hands for Tokyo 2020 Olympics

News reaches In the D that the British Olympic Association have signed training venue contracts with three sports facilities in Japan, as part of Team …

My Life In Hockey: Hannah Macleod

GB and England midfielder Hannah Macleod, who announced her retirement from the game this week, talks us through her hockey life… I was stuck on three …

Great Britain hockey stars could compete for Tokyo 2020 Olympic places in US-style trials

BY ROD GILMOUR Great Britain stars could play for their Olympic places in US-style trials after hockey was confirmed as one of the sports in talks to compete …

Kate Richardson-Walsh column: And so it begins, the next four-year cycle…

As the men’s and women’s England squads return from their respective South Africa trips, I am reminded that the immediate period post-Olympics is always an …

More MBEs for Team GB’s hockey heroes!

By Rod Gilmour Half of the victorious Great Britain women’s squad have now received their MBEs at Buckingham Palace. But even with the team’s …

Maddie Hinch: Building on the legacy of Rio will be one hell of a journey – the sport needs new financial backing

Rod Gilmour discusses the way forward for GB hockey with Olympic golden girl Maddie Hinch As the traffic grinds to a halt outside the Century Club on …