Hockey

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Australian hockey receives $135m from WA for new facilities and player wellbeing
Hockeyroos, Kookaburras and wider community to benefit from world-class pitches at Perth centre after state government investment

Natasha May

02, Dec, 2022 @2:00 AM

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England’s hockey teams tell Sunak and Truss to push team sports in schools
England’s Commonwealth Games medal-winning hockey sides are calling on the government to prioritise team sports in schools and guarantee a minimum two hours physical education a week

PA Media and Guardian sport

11, Aug, 2022 @1:54 PM

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Inspired England beat Australia to win Commonwealth Games hockey gold
The England women’s hockey team beat Australia to take gold in the Commonwealth Games, with Holly Hunt and Tess Howard scoring in a 2-1 victory

Andy Bull at the University of Birmingham

07, Aug, 2022 @6:56 PM

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From Lionesses to missed chances: why elite success doesn’t always transform the grassroots
England women’s Euros triumph has created massive interest in the game, but elite success doesn’t necessarily benefit sport at a lower level

Emma John

06, Aug, 2022 @3:50 PM

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Val Robinson obituary
One of England’s best hockey players known for her trademark body swerve and for winning the BBC’s Superstars competition

Peter Mason

28, Feb, 2022 @5:49 PM

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England Hockey accused of ‘institutional bias’ after club wins appeal
An appeals panel has found that the governing body broke its own rules when investigating Barford Tigers, and has overturned the club’s 12-month suspended ban

Sean Ingle

09, Nov, 2021 @5:38 PM

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Team GB’s women secure bronze in thrilling Olympic hockey win over India
Grace Balsdon’s decisive penalty corner strike settled a helter-skelter bronze-medal final against India in searing Tokyo heat

Stephen McMillan at Oi Hockey Stadium

06, Aug, 2021 @3:50 AM

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Belgium deny Kookaburras hockey gold after extraordinary shootout drama
The Belgian team had already started celebrating their win when the video umpire granted Australia a retake

Kieran Pender at the Oi Hockey Stadium

05, Aug, 2021 @2:12 PM

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Sailing and equestrian golds propel Team GB up Tokyo medal table
Hannah Mills becomes most successful female Olympic sailor as Ben Maher triumphs in day 12 jump-off

Alexandra Topping

04, Aug, 2021 @5:57 PM

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Britain’s reign as Olympic hockey champions ends in brutal loss to Netherlands
Team GB were swatted aside 5-1 by the imperious Dutch, who took their revenge for what they saw as an upstart British victory in 2016

Stephen McMillan at Oi Hockey Stadium

04, Aug, 2021 @3:12 AM

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Kookaburras to play for men’s hockey Olympic gold after seeing off Germany
Australia will face Belgium in their first Games final since they won gold Athens in 2004

Guardian sport

03, Aug, 2021 @12:17 PM

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Hinch’s heroics deny Spain and put Britain into Olympic hockey semi-finals
Holders Great Britain beat Spain in a shootout after a 2-2 draw and will face the Netherlands in the semi-finals of the Olympic women’s hockey

Stephen McMillan at Oi Hockey Stadium

02, Aug, 2021 @4:09 PM

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