In the annals of Dutch field hockey, few names resonate with the same vibrancy as that of Jeroen Hertzberger. As he stands on the cusp of a historic achievement, the Rotterdam maestro is not just a player at the zenith of his powers but a living testament to the enduring legacy of the Netherlands’ rich […]
Grace Kumar, a promising sports star and beloved member of her community, is being remembered by many for her outstanding talent and vibrant personality. Tragically, O’Malley Kumar, who was a 19-year-old university student, was killed in the recent Nottingham attacks. A gifted athlete, O’Malley Kumar’s passion for sports was evident in her achievements on both […]
The world of English hockey may soon witness a significant shift, as inside information suggests a potential breakaway league for the Premier Division in England. This new league, poised to supersede the current National Premier Division governed by England Hockey, has already approached several clubs about possibly joining. With a headline league sponsor and television […]
Breaking: Former Chile National Field Hockey Goalkeeper Claudia Schüler Dies at 35 After Battling Cancer
The world of sports, especially hockey, is in mourning after the announcement on Monday of the untimely passing of Claudia Schüler, the former goalkeeper of the national field hockey team. Schüler, who was just 35 years old, was diagnosed with liver metastasis and other parts of her body in August 2022, shortly after participating in […]
STAR GOALIE MADDIE HINCH JOINS EHL COMMS TEAM Three-time FIH Goalkeeper of the Year Maddie Hinch will join the commentary team for the ABN AMRO EHL FINAL8 which runs from April 6-10 in the Wagener Stadium. It will be her second outing in the commentary booth for the EHL having previously joined Nick Irvine and […]
The World-Class Goalkeeper Bids Farewell to the Field On Tuesday, Maddie Hinch, the exceptional English goalkeeper, announced her retirement from international hockey. Hinch has had an illustrious career spanning over a decade and has been the backbone of the English and Great Britain women’s hockey teams. Hinch made her senior international debut in 2008 and […]
by Ernst Baart – Studio Hockey These next months might prove to be crucial for the future of our sport… While the fans still celebrate (or mourn) the Netherlands taking a 3rd world cup in a row in women’s hockey… For the more engaged follower of our sport the day after was marked by the […]
‘I will not go into that,’ says Alyson Annan, Tuesday evening in Rotterdam. After the Pro League match Netherlands-China (2-1) the question from the media is how she looks back on her break with the Netherlands Women. ‘It’s not interesting to me. I don’t have to go back to that anymore. As the national coach […]
Nations from four continents bidding for 2026 FIH Hockey World Cups! Lausanne, Switzerland: After completion of the bidding process for hosting the 2026 FIH Hockey Men’s and Women’s World Cups, the International Hockey Federation (FIH) is glad to announce that bids from four continents (Africa, the Americas, Europe and Oceania), to host either one or […]
Hockey Needs a Reform, Not a Revolution.
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An outstanding and must-read article by Ashley Morrison.