Annan signs contract extension with the KNHB

Alyson Annan (47) will remain the national coach of the Orange Ladies after the Olympic Games in Tokyo. The KNHB has extended its employment contract up to and including the 2022 World Cup, which will be played in both Spain and the Netherlands. The ball started rolling a few months ago, after it was agreed that Annan […]

Karri McMahon cuts short her Hockeyroo career

Veteran Hockeyroos defender Karri McMahon has called a premature end to her international playing career due to a chronic knee injury. Despite being involved in the recent selection camp, results of scans last week led medical specialists to inform her of the potential of long term issues if she continued to compete at the highest […]

The day Maradona was at hockey in Buenos Aires

Earlier this year we were in Argentina for the Pro League matches of the Orange teams. There we looked back on Diego Maradona’s visit to the Argentina – Canada Hockey World League match, more than five years ago. On the day that the football legend died, we publish this special story again as a tribute.  Argentine player […]

Hockey returns as La Gantoise go top

La Gantoise moved back to the top of the Belgian men’s Honor Division following the competition’s return to action on Sunday following a Covid-related cessation. They got the best of Antwerp to make it seven wins in eight games – with a back match against struggling Namur also in the pipeline – as they remain […]

Three Cork Clubs Have Full Sanctions Imposed By Hockey Ireland

In a surprise move, yesterday Hockey Ireland imposed in full the suspended sanctions they had handed out to three Cork hockey clubs several weeks ago. At various stages Church of Ireland, UCC and Harlequins women’s side said they were not fulfilling EY Irish Hockey League fixtures due to concerns at having to travel to Dublin […]

RAF Women’s Hockey Team raise over £3,000 for Royal British Legion

The RAF Women’s Hockey Team have managed to raise over £3,000 for the Royal British Legion. Throughout lockdown many of us have had to adapt our fitness routines. The RAF Women’s Hockey Team took it one step further this month and committed to each running the 10km Poppy Run on the 11th November to raise […]

Promising Signs For Resumption of Hockey Following Government Announcements

Following the Government announcements earlier today (Monday), there are now signs of what will be allowed during the next return to play. Whilst the headlines are promising there is not yet clarity on the detailed implications for hockey or the nature of what will be allowed in what tier from December 2. England Hockey have […]

THE INNOVATION OF THE RED PANTHERS IS TAKING SHAPE

The Red Panthers are in a rebuilding phase. After failing to qualify for the Olympics a year ago, the staff decided to focus on the future, educating emerging talent and building a close-knit team that can handle all conditions. The ambition is to develop a solid Belgian team that is able to surprise at the Olympic Games […]

England Hockey embarrassment as diversity group member suspended

Vice president of Barford Tigers is banned until December 2021 following series of complaint A member of England Hockey’s newly-installed external diversity panel has been suspended from all activity for 14 months for derogatory and racist behaviour, Telegraph Sport can disclose. Dr Sukhdev Gill, vice president of Birmingham-based Barford Tigers, has been banned until December […]