Monday, August 2, 2021

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Great Britain’s women’s team have departed for Japan as part of their preparations for the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo. The climate and conditions in Tokyo are set to be the most extreme for an Olympics in recent memory, and this trip is an important step for the squad to become...
Men's head coach Danny Kerry admits he's delighted to be watching more hockey than ever in the FIH Pro League - although he joked that his wife isn't quite so sure! The FIH Pro League in 2019 sees 128 games take place across the globe, with 15 teams doing battle...
Great Britain 0 (0) Netherlands 1 (1) Matla (13’, PS) Great Britain’s women went down to a narrow defeat by The Netherlands in their fourth pool match of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Frederique Matla’s first quarter penalty stroke was enough to separate the two teams in a closely fought encounter at the Oi...
Scotland's women have been named the Team of the Year at the prestigious Sunday Mail and sportscotland Scottish Sports Awards. The award comes after the team won a gold medal at the EuroHockey Championship II back in August in front of a home crowd in Glasgow, winning every game along...
Great Britain's women came away upbeat after earning their first points in the new FIH Pro League. Playing in their third fixture, the ladies took two points; one for a 2-2 draw and a further bonus point for winning a shootout 3-2. Following defeats away to New Zealand and Australia, this...
Netherlands 2 (1) Brinkman (22’, FG); Janssen (31’, PC) Great Britain 2 (0) Ward (52’, FG; 57’, PC) Great Britain’s men produced a superb final quarter comeback to secure a point against The Netherlands to secure their place in the last eight of the Tokyo Olympics. Knowing a point or more would see them...
Great Britain Hockey have submitted their initial squads for the first round of matches in the brand new FIH Pro League (FIHPL). At the moment, 22 players have been named in the women's squad. Players currently recovering from injury have not been included at this stage, but can be added...
Great Britain's women have each made three changes to their team for this weekend's FIH Pro League matches in London. The women's team play on Friday evening as they host China in the capital, and Scottish duo Nicki Cochrane & Sarah Robertson come into the 18, along with Surbiton's Emily...
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 Great Britain women's hockey team will take on Chile in a two-legged Olympic Qualifier in what is the last opportunity to reach Tokyo 2020. Head Coach Mark Hager gave an insight into his thoughts on being drawn against Chile and how his side will ready themselves for the test: “Chile...
Great Britain Hockey : Chris Grassick ready to go after overcoming rare career-threatening injury
13 months ago Chris Grassick captained his Scotland side to their best ever Commonwealth Games placing of sixth at Gold Coast 2018. As the tournament progressed though he noticed that he was finding it hard to sprint, a problem that refused to go away once he returned back. It turned out...
Great Britain Hockey are delighted that Alex Danson will be back at Bisham Abbey on Monday. Alex has been out injured with a mild traumatic brain injury suffered while on holiday in Kenya in late 2018. Over the coming weeks and months, the fundamental priority is Alex's health and wellbeing. With...
Investec, the international bank and wealth management group, will not continue its sponsorship of England Hockey and Great Britain Hockey. The firm came on board nine years ago as a sponsor of the Great Britain and England women’s international hockey teams but will not extend its backing beyond the expiry...
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...
Head Coach Mark Hager had reasons to be optimistic after his team's two points against the USA - but admitted he would have much preferred all three. Mark led the women's side for the first time on home soil, seeing his team pick up two points; one for the 1-1...

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