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England will take on world number one the Netherlands in the last eight of the Vitality Women’s World Cup on Thursday, after beating South Korea in their crossover match at Lee Valley Hockey & Tennis Centre.

England finally got the win they had been craving in their home World Cup, but they were made to wait by a dogged Ireland side before Giselle Ansley’s penalty corner found the net with less than eight minutes left.

Captain Alex Danson netted her 62nd England goal on her 200th appearance for her country as the USA held the Vitality Hockey Women’s World Cup hosts to a draw at Lee Valley Hockey & Tennis Centre on Wednesday night.

England have named their 18-strong squad that will compete at the Vitality Hockey Women’s World Cup on home soil in London between July, 21 and August, 5.

England Hockey is delighted to announce that over half of all hockey clubs in England are now involved with our Your World Cup campaign.

Enland Hockey unveiled the launch of #BehindEveryGreatPlayer, an integrated communications campaign that celebrates the importance of supportive role models in achieving sporting success.

England’s women bounced back from their semi-final penalty shuffles heartbreak to bag a bronze medal at the Commonwealth Games.

England captain Alex Danson admitted her team were devastated to have lost their semi-final to New Zealand at the Commonwealth Games.

England’s women face a battle for the bronze medal at the Commonwealth Games in Australia on Saturday after suffering penalty shuffles heartbreak in their semi-final.

Hockey: Argentina 3 Great Britain 1

Monday, February 12, 2018

Great Britain’s women lost the second match of their five-Test series in Rosario on Sunday, as captain Alex Danson made her 100th appearance.

The women’s World Cup is in London this summer and Emily Defroand flew out to Argentina with Great Britain this week for a five-Test series as part of the build-up.

England’s women were left empty-handed at the Hockey World League Final after losing their bronze medal play-off to Korea in New Zealand on Sunday.

Two goals from Sophie Bray sent England’s women into the semi-finals of the Hockey World League Final in Auckland, New Zealand.

Hockey World League: England 4 China 1

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

England’s women proved too strong for China to book a quarter-final place at the Hockey World League Final in New Zealand.

England’s women were edged out by a solitary in their second match at the Hockey World League Final in New Zealand.

Hockey World League: England 0 Germany 2

Saturday, November 18, 2017

England’s women made a losing start to their Hockey World League final campaign in New Zealand overnight.

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