Saturday, October 31, 2020

England Womens Hockey

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...
HWC2018: "We will be well prepared" Laura Unsworth
England defender Laura Unsworth is relishing the challenge of facing Ireland and says the squad will be ‘well prepared’ for their final Vitality Hockey Women’s World Cup pool match on Sunday.   Two draws in their opening two games against India and the USA means that England can no longer top...
HWC2018: England held 1-1 in a well-fought match against USA
It was a night that belonged to Alex Danson, who collected her 200th cap and scored her 115th England and Great Britain goal, drawing her level with record-scorer Marjorie Pollard. The England striker was just 16 when she made her debut in 2001. Since this date, she has grown into one of...
HWC2018: "The crowd definitely added something and really helped us" Hannah Martin
England star Hannah Martin praised the vocal home support and is looking forward to more of it when they take on the USA on Wednesday night. The hosts started their Vitality Hockey Women’s World Cup with a 1-1 draw against India and Martin believes the fans played their part as...
With a full house watching on, the atmosphere during the contest between home favourites England (WR:2) and Asian continental champions India (WR:10) was intense throughout.  England thrilled the home fans by winning but failing to convert a penalty corner in the opening seconds, but India were far from overawed by...
England fought back to seal a late 1-1 draw against India in their opening match of the Women’s Hockey World Cup in London. A late strike from Lily Owsley saw England come from behind to grab a point in their Vitality Hockey Women’s World Cup opener with India.   Neha Goyal gave India the...
HWC2018: England Women's Hockey team's Susannah Townsend in training
As the England Hockey campaign #BehindEveryGreatPlayer highlights, the wide support network behind the sport's greatest athletes is crucial to success. In recognition of this, our regular blogger Susannah Townsend has handed over the mantle of writing about her countdown to the Vitality Hockey Women’s World Cup London 2018 to her mother...
"This is really special" says England Hockey CEO Sally Munday
England Hockey CEO Sally Munday is backing her team to host the best ever Vitality Hockey Women’s World Cup. ‘The eyes of the country will be on us and I know we’re going to smash it out the park.’   "I wouldn’t want to be on any other team… I know we...
Emma Watson joined female England Hockey athletes at Hockey Futures launch event
Emma Watson joined female England Hockey athletes at a launch event for new charity Hockey Futures, with nine days to go before the start of the Vitality Hockey Women’s World Cup in London. Emma surprised schoolchildren at Thorpe Hall Primary School in Walthamstow, East London, joining a hockey session alongside Rio 2016 Olympic...
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,...
One month to go until the Vitality Hockey Women's World Cup
It’s just one month to go until the biggest women’s sporting event in London this summer, the Vitality Hockey Women’s World Cup.   With over 100,000 tickets already sold, the Arena being increased to 10,000 seats and a spectator zone called Fan Central the size of three hockey pitches being built...
England's Townsend Is Aware Of The Ticking Clock
It is something every athlete must face. The moment the sporting career is over and the world of work beckons. Even as she prepares for the Vitality Hockey Women's World Cup, London 2018, England midfielder Susannah Townsend is all too aware of the ticking clock. For as long as I...
England Hockey launches #BehindEveryGreatPlayer campaign
England Hockey today unveil the launch of #BehindEveryGreatPlayer, an integrated communications campaign that celebrates the importance of supportive role models in achieving sporting success.    The launch of #BehindEveryGreatPlayer coincides with 50 days to go until the start of the Vitality Hockey Women’s World Cup which kicks off on 21 July...
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...
Merchant Gourmet and England & GB Hockey announce partnership
Merchant Gourmet and England & GB Hockey are delighted to announce the start of a three-year sponsorship deal with the men's and women's teams.    The market-leading pulses, grains, seeds and nut brand is seeking to encourage more of us to lead healthier lifestyles by eating nutritious and tasty food, combined...

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