South Africa's squad heading to London was announced earlier today Photo: FIH/Getty

South Africa name women’s World Cup squad

African women champions South Africa have announced their 18-player squad for the Vitality Hockey Women’s World Cup London 2018. BUY TICKETS! Sheldon Rostron’s squad, who qualified for the World Cup as African continental champions, features a blend of some superb youngsters coupled with experienced campaigners. One of the notable names missing is Ilse Davids, who

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Olympic legend Dame Katherine Grainger recently visited FIH's TAP in Ghana Photo: UK Sport

Olympic legend inspired by West African Development

April 13, 2018 With its national women’s team having just finished competing in their first major international competition and a national hockey event taking place in its capital city, Ghana’s hockey development is progressing apace at both ends of the development spectrum. Ghana women have just concluded their first foray into the Commonwealth Games, while

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GC2018: Hockey Ladies suffer first loss at Gold Coast 2018

Ghana’s Female Hockey team first appearance at the commonwealth games has been reckoned with both local and international local media houses praising the team. The team beat Nigeria, Egypt and Kenya but lost to South Africa to pick silver in the 2017 African Cup of Nation held in Ismalia, Egypt. New Zealand started their Gold

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GC2018: South Africa suffer first defeat on day 1

Wales held hockey giants Pakistan to a draw whilst South Africa were stunned 4-2 by Scotland in the opening day of the men’s hockey competition at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games. Following the women’s matches earlier in the day, thousands of fans continued to turn out to support the men’s teams at the Gold

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