Category Archives: International Hockey

England reached the semi-finals…and Twitter loved it.

A first World Cup win for England over Argentina in nearly 40 years thanks to a 3-2 scoreline took Danny Kerry’s side into the Hockey Men’s World Cup semi-finals. There was plenty of reaction from hockey twitter. Here are a … Continue reading

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England see off Los Leones to reach World Cup Semi-Final

Man of the match Liam Ansell described England’s Hockey Men’s World Cup win over Argentina as a “stellar performance” as Danny Kerry’s side came from behind to knock out the Olympic Champions in an absorbing encounter.

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Hockey Men’s World Cup: Preview.

The Hockey Men’s World Cup begins on Wednesday 28 November in Bhubaneswar, India, with Belgium and Canada facing off in the first match of hockey’s biggest tournament outside the Olympics. England’s campaign starts at 1330 on Friday 30 November against … Continue reading

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Waller and Wallace selected for England’s World Cup squad.

Just 42 days after making their senior international debuts, Zach Wallace and Jack Waller have been named in Danny Kerry’s England World Cup squad. The duo, who impressed during the recent Anniversary Internationals against Belgium form part of an 18-strong … Continue reading

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Humble Ward praises Great Britain team mates.

“I was pretty average and I’m not very pleased with my own performance.” It’s not the statement you’d expect from a player who had just scored twice to fire Great Britain to a 2-1 win over Belgium, reaching 50 international … Continue reading

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Kerry revels in Great Britain’s “bright future”

Danny Kerry hailed Great Britain’s “bright future” after his side came from a goal down to beat world No3 Belgium. After falling behind to Florent van Aubel’s first half strike, two goals from Sam Ward, the second his 50th international … Continue reading

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Reasons to be cheerful

After every tournament there is always time for reflection. The Commonwealth Games is no different. With British interest from England, Wales and Scotland in both men’s and women’s tournaments, this competition has provided more food for thought than usual. However … Continue reading

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Great Britain victorious in the battle with The North.

It was a game in aid of charity but there was nothing charitable about the performance Great Britain put on. They put the Northern Invitational XI to the sword at Brooklands Hockey Club in front of a sell out crowd.

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Maddie Hinch: The best in the world.

“Winning after winning.” The phrase Great Britain Head Coach Danny Kerry has oft repeated in the wake of his team’s recent medal triumphs. Clearly one of his players has been paying attention as Maddie Hinch has been named FIH Goalkeeper … Continue reading

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New name, same great player.

In a few days’ time Danny Kerry’s England squad begin their Hockey World League Finals campaign. Kerry has given a chance to impress to four relative newcomers in Grace Balsdon, Olivia Paige, Suzy Petty and Erica Sanders but there is … Continue reading

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