Latest News | The Hockey Paper - Part 217

Indian hockey superleague launched

The Times of India reports that in a show of defiance against Hockey India, almost the entire Indian team has signed up for the million dollar prize money …

India plans to give hockey the IPL treatment

The Times of India reports from Mumbai that moves are afoot for a big-spending city-based superleague in India along the lines of the IPL (Indian Premier …

EHB statement on junior competitions framework

The EHB has issued the following statement: Junior Competition Framework. In 2008 the EHB made a decision to bring the junior schools and clubs competition …

Scots ring the changes for January tests against Spain

Scotland Men will face up to their first international outing of 2011 with a challenging double header of test matches away to Spain on 21-22 January in Cadiz. …

Six England players and coach make FIH All Star team

Six England players and a coach have been named in the International Hockey Federation (FIH) All Stars teams. The seven All Stars mark the largest English …

Indoor World Cup schedule released

England’s indoor hockey World Cup campaign will start against the Czech Republic on February 8, 2011 in Poznan at 4.15pm. The Czechs finished fourth in …

Sport England survey shows 13% decrease in hockey participation in two years

Figures just released by Sport England show 13,000 fewer people are playing hockey than two years ago. The results of the 2009/10 Active People Survey estimate …

Hockey spreads its wings in 2011

The International Hockey Federation (FIH) has confirmed that the 2011 men’s Champions Trophy will be an eight-team event. Pakistan and Korea have been …

Inverleith bandwagon to roll on

It was mission accomplished for coach Stuart Neave, Inverleith sit resplendent at the top of the Subway national indoor league after the first round of …

Ben Dudley appointed as U16 goalie coach

Ben Dudley, a teacher at Bromsgrove School, has been appointed as goalkeeping coach for the England Under 16 Boys Hockey team. The former pupil of the school …