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Olympic hockey qualifier: Chile Devils aim to put heat on Great Britain

By Rod Gilmour “We started playing hockey because of Britain,” smiles Manuela Urroz. “In Chile, hockey is played by the British schools. …

Petition launched by former England Hockey athlete to support young stars

A former athlete at GB Hockey’s Elite Development Programme (EDP) is campaigning for an increase in lifestyle mentoring for young hockey stars after she cut …

Ireland hockey’s loss will have huge knock-on effect, says David Harte

By Richard Bright David Harte, Ireland’s captain, has revealed the heartache behind the Green Machine’s controversial defeat to Canada which …

#watchyour1s campaign: A heartening start to lift hockey crowds

THP Editorial Perhaps one of the best aspects of our #watchyour1s campaign has been that the hashtag continues to be used across the country, despite our …

Olympic hockey qualifier: Great Britain’s Alan Forsyth sets sights on century

Forward Alan Forsyth will aim to take Surbiton’s sizzling goal form into Great Britain’s Tokyo or bust Olympic qualifier against Malaysia this …

Olympic hockey qualifiers: Irish fans’ heartache and Canada rejoices

Social media was awash with comment as the fall out from Ireland’s defeat to Canada continued into Monday  Here is a round-up as Canada secured a place …

Olympic hockey qualifier: Ireland captain blasts video umpire as Canada reach Tokyo

By The Hockey Paper Ireland men were denied a berth at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics after a controversial decision to award Canada a last-gasp penalty stroke as the …

Olympic hockey qualifiers: Great Britain’s home nations feel for Chile clash

By Cassie Worth Great Britain women’s squad for their Olympic qualifying test will have a home nations feel for the two-legged clash against Chile next …

Seoul Glow book: The Story Behind Britain’s First Olympic Hockey Gold

Seoul Glow tells the story of the Great Britain men’s hockey team who won gold at the 1988 Seoul Olympics. Little to the team’s knowledge, the …

Olympic hockey qualifiers: Ireland men set for Canada battle

New Ireland head coach Mark Tumilty says the Green Machine’s positive vibes are back on track heading into the winner-takes-all Olympic hockey qualifiers …