Hockey Ireland Renew Partnership with SABA

Hockey Ireland renew partnership with SABA to Go

THE SABA RESTAURANT GROUP HAS ANNOUNCED RENEWAL OF THEIR OFFICIAL PARTNERSHIP WITH HOCKEY IRELAND  Award-winning Saba Restaurants and Saba To Go have announced that they will continue their Official Partnership with Hockey Ireland and the Irish Women’s Hockey Team.  Saba will continue to fuel the team’s training sessions and games as they prepare for the […]

Oranje Rood get their man… Phil Roper signs.

After Oranje-Rood cancelled his initial transfer due to the Corona Virus pandemic, they can now confirm the signing of former England captain Phil Roper on a two-year deal. The 29-year-old England international (148 caps) who signs from Wimbledon will play in Eindhoven for ‘at least two seasons’. Speaking about their new signing, the Brabant club lacked […]

EHL FINAL4 GETS CLEARANCE TO GO AHEAD AT EASTER 2021

The Euro Hockey League (EHL) and the European Hockey Federation (EHF) are delighted to announce ABN AMRO EHL Men and Women tournaments will take place at the Wagener Stadium in Amsterdam at Easter following clearance from the Dutch government.    After 18 months of frustration, it means the world’s best club hockey will return to action […]

“YOU CAN’T HANDLE THE TRUTH” – FIH Battle Key Hockey Voice

The FIH renege on a signed contract and attempt to silence the media Most people will be familiar with Jack Nicholson’s performance in “A Few Good Men” in which he utters the famous line, “You can’t handle the truth.”  While in the film Nicholson uses the line to justify behavior that led to the death […]

Hockey World News Edition 19 OUT NOW

Edition 19 is here and a hard hitting edition it is. A big story coming from the FIH as, from the outside, they look to silence a popular member of the press. Hockey World News takes a deeper look at concussion and its career-ending effects on athletes. Download the latest edition free of charge. Stay […]

Exclusive: International Hockey Federation made $700,000 loss in 2019

The International Hockey Federation (FIH) lost more than CHF633,000 (£519,000/$715,000/€589,000) in 2019, more than doubling its 2018 deficit. While the latest figure pre-dates the devastating spread of COVID-19, it comes as little surprise. A note in the 2018 accounts warned of “an important negative result in 2019”. This was attributed to the FIH Pro League, […]

Kelly Hoyng-Jonker: ‘Orange is a closed book’

Sunday afternoon, Oranje-Rood against Pinoké. In the circle, the tip-in-queen lurks for the ball like a heron on a goldfish. Above number 23, her white shirt only shows Hoyng, her husband’s last name. The name Jonker is missing. As if she symbolically left her hockey life before her comeback ( 168 international matches, 68 goals ) behind. After her pregnancy and since her return […]

Watch live coverage of India’s tour of Argentina

The Indian eves return to competitive action for the first time in almost a year as they prepare for the Tokyo Olympics. Watch India vs Argentina live! After a forced year-long break from international action due to COVID-19, the women’s Indian women’s hockey team will finally play in a competitive environment in the small hours […]

Key Hockeyroos staffer resigns amid review into culture

Amid an investigation into complaints of bad culture and governance in Australia’s elite women’s hockey programme, one of the main backroom staff of the Hockeyroos has stepped down from her position, claiming she has lost the confidence of the board of Hockey Australia. Hockey Australia’s high performance director Toni Cumpston has left the job weeks […]