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FIH Media Release – Tokyo 2020: Statement by FIH CEO Thierry Weil

24 March 2020 Tokyo 2020: Statement by FIH CEO Thierry Weil Lausanne, Switzerland: “On behalf of the International Hockey Federation (FIH), I would like to thank and express our full support to the International Olympic Committee, the Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee, the Japanese authorities and the Tokyo Metropolitan Government for the decision taken to postpone

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PRESS RELEASE: CORONA VIRUS OUTBREAK

24 March 2020 | Cairo, Egypt: To all the people of the world, our global hockey family, partners, stakeholders, fans and followers: Given the current global circumstances, we hope you and your loved ones are safe and in good health. We are conscious that there are daily significant developments regarding the COVID-19 (Corona) virus outbreak

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Long-serving members of the international hockey community

March 3, 2020 International Women’s Day gives the global hockey community the perfect opportunity to showcase and celebrate some of the great work being carried out by women across the world. Many of the women celebrated during our week-long recognition of achievements have become leaders within our sport and are the driving forces behind change,

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PHARCO Pharmaceuticals

Press Release: AfHF-PHARCO Sponsorship renewed for 2020

Cairo, Egypt: Based on prior agreement to renew their sponsorship contract annually after its successful 1 st edition in 2019, the AfHF has concluded its 2 nd year sponsorship agreement for 2020 with PHARCO Pharmaceuticals (www.pharco.org), one of the leading major pharmaceutical companies in Egypt, Middle East & Africa area. Read full message below:

First FIH Hockey Junior World Cup on African soil

First FIH Hockey Junior World Cup on African soil

February 17, 2020 Lausanne, Switzerland: The next Women’s FIH Hockey Junior World Cup will be held in Potchefstroom, South Africa, in 2021. While the dates will be determined later, FIH can confirm that the competition will be played towards the end of that year. It is the first time that the African continent will organize

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Tokyo 2020: Japan-Australia (Men) to open the show

Tokyo 2020: Japan-Australia (Men) to open the show

Lausanne, Switzerland: December 17, 2019 On the occasion of a press briefing in Tokyo involving Tayyab Ikram, FIH Executive Board Member and IOC Olympic Solidarity Commission Member, Koji Murofushi, Tokyo 2020 Sports Director, Shihori Oikawa, Japan Women’s hockey national team player and Seren Tanaka, Japan Men’s hockey national team player, the International Hockey Federation (FIH)

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FIH unveils new World Ranking system for 2020

FIH unveils new World Ranking system for 2020

Lausanne, Switzerland: December 12, 2019 Following 12 months of painstaking research, analysis and testing, the International Hockey Federation (FIH) is delighted to reveal details of the new FIH World Ranking system that will be employed from 1 January 2020. The fresh approach – which has been approved by the FIH Executive Board – sees a

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Tokyo 2020 Olympic hockey tournaments: pools confirmed

The final participation in the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 of all qualified teams has been approved by their respective National Olympic Committees. Consequently, the International Hockey Federation (FIH) has now confirmed the Tokyo 2020 pools as follows: Men Pool A: Australia, Argentina, India, Spain, New Zealand, Japan Pool B: Belgium, Netherlands, Germany, Great Britain, Canada, South Africa

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