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Roelant Oltmans Steps Away From Pakistan Head Coach Role

Roelant Oltmans (64) steps down as national coach of the Pakistan men. That is what various Pakistani media report . The Dutch coach thinks that the circumstances are insufficient to be able to perform well with the national team. Oltmans had only been coach of the Asian country since the beginning of this year and had a contract up to and including the 2020 Games in Tokyo. Continue reading Roelant Oltmans Steps Away From Pakistan Head Coach Role

BT Sport and FIH agree four-year extension to media rights for UK and Ireland through to 2022 | FIH

FIH Pro League, World Cups, Series Finals and Olympic Qualifiers to be broadcast
BT Sport confirmed as FIH Pro League host broadcaster for Great Britain/England
Innovation key to long- partnership Continue reading BT Sport and FIH agree four-year extension to media rights for UK and Ireland through to 2022 | FIH

Schopman Names 18-Athlete Roster to Compete at the Vitality Hockey Women’s World Cup

LANCASTER, Pa. – July 2, 2018 – It’s the second biggest stage for the sport held every four years. A squad of 28 women, all striving for the best, all fighting for the same dream Continue reading Schopman Names 18-Athlete Roster to Compete at the Vitality Hockey Women’s World Cup

Graham Shaw names his Ireland Women’s World Cup Squad

The Irish women’s hockey team will make their long awaited return to the World Cup stage this July in London, and today head coach Graham Shaw has named his panel of 18 players that will don the green jersey against the world’s best teams.  Continue reading Graham Shaw names his Ireland Women’s World Cup Squad

The 18-member team for next month’s Women’s Hockey World Cup was today announced by Hockey Australia.

The world’s number five team will play Japan (ranked 12th), Belgium (ranked 13th) and New Zealand (ranked 4th) in the rounds of the 14th edition of the Women’s Hockey World Cup in London from July 21 to August 5. Continue reading The 18-member team for next month’s Women’s Hockey World Cup was today announced by Hockey Australia.

Operation Endure & Mission Complete

Last year it was the men with Operation Stretcher, this year the women with Operation Endure.  From the outset, one thing that is synonymous with Hockey for Heroes is the level of endurance and both mental & physical fatigue that this group put themselves through to help raise vital funds for their charity partner Help for Heroes. Continue reading Operation Endure & Mission Complete