FieldHockey TV: FieldHockey TV, the global hockey channel, has been re-launched with a new and sophisticated look for the start of the European season.

The player has been redesigned to offer the viewer a more enjoyable and complete TV experience with increased functionality, new content, a stylish new design and more control for the viewer.

New features include full VCR controls - fast forward, rewind button and mute button. In addition, the mini mode enables viewers to adjust the player to their own favourite screen size.

A network performance (quality of service) indicator, an intelligent analysis of how the video stream is being delivered, allows the viewer see each part within a programme.

Other improvements such as the ability to watch at speeds of 1.2 and 1.8 Mb. Episode three of BDO WorldHockey TV programme is already available for viewing at speeds of 1.2 and 1.8 Mb. All existing programmes will be made available in a similar format over the next few weeks.

To mark the launch, FieldHockey TV will be broadcasting highlights from the men’s Rabo Trophy from 14-21 August in Amsterdam, Netherlands. Highlights of all matches will be available in the new format.