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Hockey Australia suspends Pro League travel after coronavirus outbreak

Hockey has suffered its first major setback with the coronavirus outbreak after Hockey Australia suspended international travel “until further …

Museum’s holy grail: producing GB Hockey player numbers

The Hockey Museum is on the cusp of producing the first definitive records for the GB Hockey teams, writes Mike Smith During 2019 the England football team …

Reading face crunch weekend in battle for Premier hockey survival

Reading HC are hoping for a bumper #watchyour1s crowd to lift the club as the men set themselves for a crucial Premier Division weekend. Only this time …

Australia’s Eddie Ockenden set to become most capped Kookaburra

Eddie Ockenden is set to surpass Jamie Dwyer’s all time record of 365 Kookaburras appearances this weekend. Ockenden, who was named the 2019 Kookaburras …

Fit for Future is ensuring hockey clubs are life and soul of game

Two years ago I questioned the wisdom of top level hockey administrators bending under the pressure to modify our game into a slicker and smaller dish, more …

Face masks should be obligatory in hockey, says top South Africa flicker

By Sophie Penney One of the world’s best drag flickers has told The Hockey Paper that he wants face masks to be made mandatory at PCs but disagrees with …

Clubs need to understand what England Hockey proposals actually mean

NORTH OPINION By Howard Green, Deeside Ramblers HC chairman All looks quiet on the surface but underneath the Bisham Abbey spin master feet are paddling …

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 …

Paris 2024 Olympic hockey qualifier matches set for home and away

The Olympic qualifiers for Paris 2024 look set to be played on a home and away format. Seven play-offs over two legs were played for Tokyo 2020 places, with …

Hockey clubs need to report all injuries and concussion

England Hockey respond to questions posed by The Hockey Paper’s readers around safety in our sport Are concussions on the rise? The incidence of concussion …