Friday Dec 6
Ashes crunch next for White's England
Hockey: NICOLA White's determined England side edged out China 1-0 last night to set up a mouth-watering World League Final semi-final clash against Australia tomorrow in Argentina.
Twigg and Herbert fire Surbiton up to third
Hockey stars Georgie Twigg and Rebecca Herbert did their international chances little harm as they both scored for Surbiton on Saturday.
Alex Danson suffers European final heartache
ODIHAM hockey star Alex Danson was part of the England team that suffered the heartache of losing in their first EuroHockey final in 22 years after a penalty shoot-out.
Reading's hockey stars have to settle for silver as England lose to Germany on penalties
England drew 4-4 with Germany, only to lose 2-0 in a penalty shoot-out with Kate Walsh and Alex Danson, among those failing to find a way past the German goalkeeper Reading stars Kate Walsh, Helen Richardson and Susie Gilbert all scored in the European Championship final, but England had to be satisfied with the silver medal.
Danson denied in shoot-out thriller
HAMPSHIRE hockey star Alex Danson missed out on a European Championship gold medal after her England side were agonisingly beaten in a penalty shoot-out in the final by Germany.