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Hockey Pro League: Alex Malzer, 18, called into Great Britain women’s squad

By Rod Gilmour Alex Malzer could become the first player born this century to play for Great Britain women after the Sussex teenager was called into the FIH …

Alex Danson reveals brain injury trauma on road to recovery

By The Hockey Paper England and Great Britain hockey captain Alex Danson revealed on Monday that she had ‘lost her identity’ and ability to read …

Hockey Pro League: Great Britain fall short but take first points

By Anne Porterly After nearly a month away, Great Britain women earned their first FIH Pro League points and climbed off the bottom of the table – but …

Comment: Great Britain hockey needs character and right headlines under Hager

The Hockey Paper says… Two pieces on Mark Hager’s appointment have now been written by The Times, the only UK national newspaper – which …

Plenty to savour for Dutch hockey: 43 unbeaten, Marijn Veen emerges

The Netherlands ended 2018 by remaining the world’s No 1 women’s hockey team in the latest rankings after a record-equalling win on Sunday. The …

Hollie Pearne-Webb to captain as Great Britain set out Olympic defence

By Rod Gilmour It is now regarded as a quiz question by right, albeit a slightly tricky one still for those hockey newbies who watched from one of millions of …

Women’s sport takes next step by joining Euro Hockey League

By The Hockey Paper The Euro Hockey League was praised for taking club hockey “to the next level” on Sunday following the news that the 2019/20 …

Anita McLaren ends record New Zealand Hockey career

By The Hockey Paper Anita McLaren, New Zealand women’s record goalscorer, called time on her superb near decade international career on Wednesday. …

Kate Richardson-Walsh: More female hockey coaches needed for role models

By Rod Gilmour They may be featuring in the Conference, but it was a premier start for the Richardson-Walsh name on Saturday. Helen starred with a Cambridge …

USA field hockey sees Jackie Briggs and captain Melissa Gonzalez retire

By Richard Bright USA women’s Hockey have seen three retirements this week as a youthful squad was further realised ahead of Tokyo 2020. After the recent …