Saturday, October 31, 2020

England Womens Hockey

Hockey New Zealand has today published the independent review into its women’s central programme, and the findings are not at odds with the extended due diligence we conducted before Mark Hager was appointed as Great Britain and England women’s head coach. We anticipate their publication bringing closure to this period...
HWC2018: England Women's Hockey team beat Ireland 1-0
England recorded their first win at the Vitality Hockey Women's to finish second in Pool B and qualify for the knockout stages.    England beat Ireland 1-0 thanks to a late goal from Giselle Ansley who fired home a drag-flick after 53 minutes.   Next up for England is a crossover game against...
Hockey is first among equals
After a busy few weeks preparing for and participating in the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games in Australia, Great Britain and England midfielder Susannah Townsend was on hand to watch another sporting showcase as she witnessed the English domestic finals for women’s rugby union. This experience made her think about the progress...
leahwilkinson
Great Britain women's hockey head coach has named squad for the FIH Olympic Qualifiers. In addition to the seven Rio 2016 gold medallists that have been selected, the team will also see  Leah Wilkinson taking on Chile in their do-or-die FIH Olympic Qualifier on 2-3 November. Leah Wilkinson, Wales’ most capped...
Adidas launch England Women's Hockey team's bespoke kit
To mark the Vitality Hockey Women's World Cup in London, kit sponsor adidas has worked closely with the England Women’s Hockey Team to create a bespoke kit that celebrates their creativity as athletes, whilst featuring key adidas performance technology. Driven by a passion to create and inspire the everyday athlete,...
Maddie Hinch
England and Great Britain Hockey are delighted to welcome goalkeeper Maddie Hinch back into the women’s central programme from early June. Hinch - the FIH world goalkeeper of the year for the past three years - will be back in contention for Great Britain in the final FIH Pro League...
Karen Brown
Barcelona ’92 bronze medalists Karen Brown and Mary Nevill have been recognised for their outstanding contributions to the sport by being named in the 2019 New Year’s Honours List. Brown - who made 355 combined international appearances, putting her second on the all-time list of female British players - has...
EnglandHockey
World number one prevailed against world number two at the Vitality Women’s Hockey World Cup as the Netherlands beat England to advance to the semi-finals.    In recent years, these two powerhouses of the modern women’s game have developed a firm rivalry, stemming from closely fought matches in major competitions.    In 2015...
HWC2018: Lily Owsley and Laura Unsworth preview Dutch quarter-final
With a victory over Korea Vitality Hockey Women’s World Cup hosts England have booked and secured a quarter-final showdown with rivals the Netherlands on Thursday night.   The sides last met at the semi-final stage of the EuroHockey Championships back in 2017 where the dutch edged past England 1-0 in front...
England : Goalkeeper Maddie Hinch to take a break from International Hockey
England and Great Britain goalkeeper Maddie Hinch is taking a break from international hockey. Hinch made her international debut as a 19-year-old back in 2008, and has made a total of 133 appearances for England and Great Britain since then. Since 2012 she has played in fifteen consecutive major international hockey...
Susannah Townsend
Great Britain’s squads for this weekend's games with Argentina and Belgium have been announced. The Women's coach Mark Hager named 21 for this weekend’s FIH Pro League matches in London. Rio 2016 gold medallist Susannah Townsend will make her first appearance in six months after being included in an international squad...
(Match Report by FIH) - Great Britain women were held to a 1-1 draw by USA in their first FIH Pro League match on home soil, but emerged with two points from a possible three after winning the shoot-out on a windy day at the Lee Valley Hockey &...
Both Great Britain’s men’s and women’s team will be in FIH Pro League action on Saturday 6 April to face Argentina in a double header match that will be shown live on BT Sport from 7:30pm GMT. The women’s side go into the match off the back of an impressive...
The women's squads have been announced for Great Britain's FIH Pro League matches away to Belgium and the Netherlands. Lily Owsley, Ellie Rayer and Susannah Townsend are ruled out through injury for the women, with Lizzie Neal called up to complete a squad of 19 players. Nicki Cochrane also comes in...
Great Britain's women were beaten by New Zealand in their first FIH Pro League game after an emphatic display by the Black Sticks. Britain had 60% possession but found it difficult to get a foothold in the game, while Olivia Merry scored a hat-trick for the Commonwealth Games champions in...

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