|Great Britain’s men are set to begin their FIH Pro League campaign this Friday (25 January) when they take on Spain live on BT Sport at 10am GMT.|
The squads for both this game and their subsequent fixtures against New Zealand (8 February) and Australia (16 February) were announced last week, with Sam Ward set to return to international hockey and Josh Pavis in line to make his senior GB debut.
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FIH PRO LEAGUE GETS UNDERWAY WITH A BANGThe exciting and groundbreaking FIH Pro League got underway in dramatic style on Saturday as Spain hosted Belgium in a spectacular game.
Belgium – crowned men’s world champions in December – had led 2-0 with three minutes remaining but Ignacio Rodriguez and Enrique Gonzalez struck late, taking the game to a shootout which the hosts won 2-0.
With another 143 games still to be played before the ‘Grand Final’, if this opening match is anything to go by then the world of international hockey is set to be in for a fantastic year of action in 2019!
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|JAFFA SUPER 6S TO BE STREAMED ON THE BBCWe are delighted to announce that this year’s Jaffa Super 6s Finals is set to be streamed on the BBC.|
You can watch every minute of the semi-finals and finals this Sunday (27 January) on the BBC Sport website and app, as well as on the England Hockey Facebook page.
HELEN RICHARDSON-WALSH PREVIEWS THE JAFFA SUPER 6SCheck out our exclusive interview with Helen Richardson-Walsh as she previews this year’s Jaffa Super 6s Finals.
Having featured last year, Helen recalls what it’s like to play at the Copper Box Arena as well as giving her tips on which teams and players to look out for in 2019.
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