Latest News

Women’s Hockey World Cup: Are umpires leaving an open goal over own referrals?

By Todd Williams | THP analysis The weekend can’t come soon enough. Eyes are on the Dutch, England and Argentina but Pool D’s wide open …

England’s Women’s Hockey World Cup hopes go to the wire after USA draw

THE WORLD CUP  REPORT England are precariously balanced. And it was left to an off balance Alex Danson, in equalling England’s all-time goals record, to …

England heed Hockey World Cup advice from London Olympians

By The Hockey Paper England are focusing on themselves than worrying about the Vitality Women’s World Cup mood on social media, says midfielder Suzy …

Women’s Hockey World Cup: Ed Sheeran’s fiancee adds celebrity glow to England bid

By The Hockey Paper England women will aim for the ‘Perfect’ riposte against the USA as they continue their bid for a first Women’s Hockey …

Hockey World Cup: Focusing on goalkeeper weaknesses not healthy, says USA coach

By Daniel Dunne As they did in 2014, England will line up against the USA with an Englishman on the opposition. Craig Parnham was the US for their successful …

Hockey World Cup: video umpires and rules explained

By Andy Mair | Hockey Cam The hype and fervour of the Football World Cup may be over, and the graceful energy of the Wimbledon Tennis Championship also behind …

At the Women’s Hockey World Cup, Holland has plenty to savour

By Todd Williams | THP Analysis The Vitality Women’s World Cup opening games have already seen shock results and teams staking their title claims. Italy …

Hockey World Cup: women’s media coverage expands the world over

By Richard Bright After 48 hours of World Cup hockey wonder, a rest day was handed out on Monday for us all to recover. And if the opening two days are …

‘England can now deal with Hockey World Cup expectations’

By The Hockey Paper England’s players and coach were unanimous in agreement: the hosts now have a better understanding of dealing with the home pressures …

Argentina’s goal contender sets Women’s Hockey World Cup alight

By The Hockey Paper TV commentators were left in awe of Maria Ortiz’s sizzling goal for Argentina during their 6-2 win over Spain at the Women’s …