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Hollie Pearne-Webb: Great Britain women’s captain on NHS volunteering and triple Olympic hopes

Everyone may know someone who has been touched by tragedy by the time the coronavirus epidemic is over. This includes Hollie Pearne-Webb, Great Britain …

Strong values playing with Scottish hockey’s masters

Three years ago Judith Martin’s family were called to her hospital bedside and told to prepare their goodbyes. The 60-year-old had suffered multiple organ …

Women’s hockey: Clifton Robinsons taste success under Sinton’s watch

We speak to Clifton chair Janis Sinton on a hockey club which bonds its own superstars Celebrating 30 years of Women’s National League Hockey, with …

Great Britain Hockey women raise funds for Australia bushfire appeal

The Great Britain women’s squad are raising funds for the Australian bushfires, with a raffle to win the Olympic champions’ sticks. The 26 players …

Alex Danson backs calls for women’s sport on free-to-air TV

By The Hockey Paper Great Britain’s Alex Danson has backed calls for elite women’s sport to be added to sports’ ‘crown jewels’ …

It’s a teen game in Investec Hockey Premier Division as Izzy Shelley sets sights

Rising teenage star Izzy Shelley is set on a lengthy hockey career after a breakthrough season with Holcombe. Believed to be the youngest playing hockey at …

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 …