Annan adds to Legend status with Tokyo Gold

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Now that the dust has settled after the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, among the celebrations of medals a Hockeyroos legend has made history. After guiding the all-conquering Netherlands Women’s Team to gold in Tokyo, Alyson Annan became the first woman to win an Olympic Gold Medal in hockey as a player and then as a coach. […]

Retirements & coaching switches dominate post-Tokyo 2020

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It is just over four weeks since the conclusion of the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, and as usual, the landscape has been dominated by news of athletes across all sports deciding to retire and lower the curtain on their stellar international careers.   Hockey has been no different, with some of the sport’s most highly decorated […]

A new era for the Red Lions

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The Red Lions deadlines do not wait. Even for the gold medalists in Tokyo who will take to the pitch, just 39 days after their Olympic coronation. Indeed, on October 16 and 17, Belgium will start its new Pro League campaign, at Uccle Sport, against Germany.  A first meeting that the successor of Shane McLeod marked with […]