Belgium's men extended their lead atop the International Hockey Federation (FIH) Hockey Pro League standings with an emphatic 6-1 win over Germany as the competition returned following a six-month hiatus brought about by the coronavirus pandemic.
In 1980, there were two hockey shocks at the Olympics. In February, an unfancied team of American college players beat the Soviets en route to ice hockey gold at the Winter Games in Lake Placid. They called it the 'Miracle on Ice'. Their story inspired a movie. Few could have imagined there would be an even greater sensation on the hockey field that summer in Moscow.
Tokyo 2020 was to have marked 40 years of women’s Olympic hockey, but any celebration of the landmark will now have to wait a year. For all that, women’s hockey has been part of the sporting scene for as long as the modern Olympic Movement and, 125 years ago, the first “international” took place.
The Netherlands' Eva de Goede was named the International Hockey Federation (FIH) Women's Player of the Year after a successful 2019 season that saw her captain her team to victory in the inaugural FIH Hockey Pro League.
The International Hockey Federation (FIH) has announced that South Africa and India will each host a Junior World Cup next year.
India won both the men's and women's Rising Star of the Year awards at the International Hockey Federation (FIH) Hockey Stars Awards.
Belgium has moved to the top of International Hockey Federation (FIH) men's world rankings after the first update since the new calculation method came into effect.
The International Hockey Federation (FIH) has postponed the women's Pro League matches between China and Belgium scheduled for February 8 and 9, due to the coronavirus crisis.
Belgium took the shoot-out bonus point against Australia as the latest fixtures in the men's International Hockey Federation (FIH) Pro League got underway.
Germany took the bonus point against Spain in a thrilling encounter at the International Hockey Federation (FIH) Pro League in Valencia.
There is now a clear list of candidates to host the next International Hockey Federation (FIH) World Cup, from three different continents.