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  • Will Chile be too hot to handle in Mexico?

    Chile men, pictured in 2013.
    Chile men, pictured in 2013.
    (Photo: PAHF)
    Road to Rio: Hockey World League R1 - Men - Guadalajara (MEX)

    This Friday, the men’s Hockey World League Round 1 event in Guadalajara, Mexico gets underway with the host nation (FIH World Ranking: 35) entertaining Pan American rivals Chile (WR: 26), Brazil (WR: 33) and Guatemala (WR: 71). More

  • Black Sticks stars Forgesson & Russell announce retirement

    (Photo: Hockey New Zealand)
    Attacking midfielder Krystal steps aside after 220 caps & 77 goals, while shot-stopper Bianca will be remembered as one of New Zealand’s all time greats

    Black Sticks midfielder Krystal Forgesson and goalkeeper Bianca Russell have announced their retirement from the international game. Coach Mark Hager said both players have helped New Zealand win critical games over many years and will be greatly missed by the team as preparation gets underway for the 2016 Rio Olympics. More

  • Braving the elements in Glasgow with HRH Countess of Wessex

    Presenting the medals at the Commonwealth Games Men’s Hockey final was not for the faint hearted as Leandro joined HRH Sophie, the Countess of Wessex, in the pouring rain and wind in Glasgow last month. The Countess was however, in great spirits during the ceremony and photos of the group braving the elements, were printed in the UK press. Leandro is delighted to have since received a letter on the Countess’s behalf thanking him for the FIH scarf he presented her with.    x 2 More

  • Asia rising to challenge

    Incheon leads the way as Fairweather calls for 200 countries to play hockey

    With FIH chief executive officer Kelly Fairweather calling for "200 countries" across the world to take up our sport, the hockey federation in Asia is rising to the challenge.  x 2 More

  • Thinking outside the square – Charlesworth's unique approach

    “A leader in the hockey world” says FIH President

    As a player Ric Charlesworth was recognised as one of the best in the world: as a coach he took both the Australian women’s and men’s teams to Olympic, World Cup and Champions Trophy glory, as well as countless other competitive wins during a coaching career that spanned 21 years.  x 14 More

  • Cuba's hockey ambitions

    A visit to the Caribbean island demonstrated to President that Cuba means business

    Leandro Negre recently joined Alberto (Coco) Budeisky, President of Pan American Hockey Federation (PAHF), on a visit to the Caribbean island of Cuba.  x 3 More

  • Borrowed sticks and borrowed time

    Fiji and Zambia are newcomers to the hockey scene, while Japan has a long history on the global stage. But as the Hockey5 competition at the Nanjing Youth Olympic Games demonstrated, hockey is no exclusive club.  x 6 More

  • Hockey stars of the future take centre stage today

    Hockey5s made its debut on the international stage at YOG, Nanjing, China. Running from the 14th to the 27th of August, the competition saw 10 men’s and 10 women’s teams from 17 different countries participate in this exciting and dynamic format.  x 149 More

  • Kenya women & Egypt men make their mark in Nairobi

    Hockey World League Round 1 - Nairobi, Kenya (Men & Women)

    Kenya delighted the home fans by claiming victory in the women’s event at the Hockey World League Round 1 tournament in Nairobi. The host nation earned wins against Ghana and Tanzania to take book a ticket into Round 2, with the men of Egypt cruising to victory in the men’s competition.  x 7 More

  • Azerbaijan upset the odds in Oman

    Hockey World League Round 1 - Muscat, Oman (Men)

    Azerbaijan have upset the FIH World Rankings by taking a first place finish at the Hockey World League Round 1 tournament in Muscat.  x 3 More

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