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  1. Three Wirral teens selected to compete in School Games 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Wirral Globe

    ... Rio success stories such as Olympic gold medallist and world-record breaking swimmer Adam Peaty, Owain Doull, Georgie Twigg, Lily Owsley and Elinor Barker as well as Olympic bronze medallists Sophie Hitchon and Dina Asher-Smith. At the event they ...

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  2. Three Wirral teens selected to compete in School Games 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Wirral Globe

    ... Rio success stories such as Olympic gold medallist and world-record breaking swimmer Adam Peaty, Owain Doull, Georgie Twigg, Lily Owsley and Elinor Barker as well as Olympic bronze medallists Sophie Hitchon and Dina Asher-Smith. At the event they ...

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  3. Hockey: As Team GB return victorious, spare a thought for Surbiton's Chris GrassickRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | Wimbledon Guardian

    Under the knife: Surbiton's Chris Grassick has been ruled out of the forthcoming Men's Hockey League Premier Division season after knee surgery Surbiton Hockey Club's men's captain Chris Grassick under went knee surgery on the same day the club's Team GB heroes Georgie Twigg, Hollie Webb and Giselle Ansley were welcomed home at Heathrow airport. The 25-year-old ruptured his anterior cruciate ligament on international duty with Scotland in July and went under the surgeon's knife on Monday, meaning he is set to miss the forthcoming Men's Hockey League Premier Division campaign.

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  4. Team GB given hero's welcome on return from RioRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 23 | Hellomagazine.com

    ... display. "Touch down! Flight of a lifetime, excited to be home," she wrote. Hockey stars Kirsty Mackay and Georgie Twigg also took to Twitter to share in-flight snaps with their squad. "And we've landed! #greattobeBAck," Georgie captioned one photo. ...

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  5. How should we celebrate our Olympic hockey heroes? Here's... 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | This is Lincolnshire

    ... side the Netherlands from their perch in a penalty shoot-out and won gold at the 2016 Olympics. Doddington's Georgie Twigg, Boston pair Hannah Macleod and Crista Cullen, and Dry Doddington's Shona McCallin are heading home today after their ...

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  6. Two golds and a silver for Bristol alumni in RioRead the original story

    Monday Aug 22 | PressReleasePoint

    University of Bristol graduate Georgie Twigg became a double Olympic medal winner on Friday after the Team GB women's hockey team took gold in Rio. Georgie, 25, was part of the history-making team who were unbeaten in the tournament, beating the Netherlands - the defending champions - 2-0 on penalties in a tense final.

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  7. Hockey: Former Repton School pupil Georgie Twigg wins gold at Rio 2016 OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 21 | Burton Mail

    A former Derbyshire pupil took to social media to express her delight after she helped her Team GB secure a gold medal in the women's hockey final at the Rio Olympics. Georgie Twigg, a former Repton School, along with her teammates made history after beating the Netherlands on a penalty shootout after the game ended in normal time 3-3.

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  8. Field hockey players become first openly gay married couple to win goldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | USA Today

    ... Maddie Hinch gave the Brits a cushion and Hollie Webb made the winning strike. Great Britain midfield Georgie Twigg and Netherlands forward Kelly Jonker battle for the ball during the field hockey gold medal match. Denmark center back Mads Mensah ...

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  9. Great Britain's women hockey team had never before won Olympic gold PICTURE: Koen SuykRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Wirral Globe

    ... we've also generated our own luck and played well." Helen Richardson-Walsh converted a penalty flick after Georgie Twigg was fouled and Webb kept her cool to net the decisive effort after Hinch had time and again denied the Dutch. Webb, who was a ...

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  10. Coach Danny Kerry had a feeling Great Britain would win historic hockey goldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Andover Advertiser

    ... we've also generated our own luck and played well." Helen Richardson-Walsh converted a penalty flick after Georgie Twigg was fouled and Webb kept her cool to net the decisive effort after Hinch had time and again denied the Dutch. Webb, who was a ...

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  11. Great Britain defender Hollie Webb (20) celebratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Muskego

    ... Maddie Hinch gave the Brits a cushion and Hollie Webb made the winning strike. Great Britain midfield Georgie Twigg and Netherlands forward Kelly Jonker battle for the ball during the field hockey gold medal match. Denmark center back Mads Mensah ...

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  12. Team GB have won their first ever gold in women's hockeyRead the original story

    Friday Aug 19 | Sporting Life

    Great Britain's women are Olympic champions for the first time after Maddie Hinch and Hollie Webb's penalty shootout heroics ended Holland's dynasty in the Games. Helen Richardson-Walsh converted a penalty flick after Georgie Twigg was fouled and Webb kept her cool to net the decisive effort after Hinch had time and again denied the Dutch.

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  13. It's gold for Boston hockey stars at Great Britain's women make Olympic historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Boston Standard

    ... shootout heroics ended Holland's dynasty in the Games. Helen Richardson-Walsh converted a penalty flick after Georgie Twigg was fouled and Webb kept her cool to net the decisive effort after Hinch had time and again denied the Dutch. It meant ...

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  14. Lincolnshire hockey heroines win Olympic gold after penalty shootout victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | The Lincolnite

    The Lincolnshire stars in the Team GB women's hockey team have dramatically won Olympic gold, beating the Netherlands on penalties in a thrilling final. The Dutch were widely fancied to win their third consecutive Olympic gold, but lost 2-0 to Britain on penalties after the game ended 3-3 following 60 minutes of play at the Rio Olympic Hockey Centre on Friday, August 19. Lincolnshire's Georgie Twigg, Hannah Macleod, Crista Cullen and Shona McCallin were particularly involved in the thick of the action, putting their bodies on the line throughout the tournament.

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  15. Trainers and tracksuits for high heels and smart suits: Great...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Daily Mail

    ... Lily Owsley, Kate Richardson-Walsh, Hollie Webb (rear left-right), Sophie Bray, Sam Quek, Maddie Hinch, and Georgie Twigg (front left-right) Kate was once engaged to GB men's hockey captain Brett Garrard but broke it off in 2008 and started dating ...

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    Friday Aug 19 | This is Derbyshire

    ... Danson scoring twice and Helen Richardson-Walsh adding the other. Both Webb and former Repton School pupil Georgie Twigg started the semi-final for Team GB and are now looking to make history against the world's number-one side as it is the first ...

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  17. Hampshire hockey star helps Team GB to historic finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | Daily Echo

    ... a Dutch side seeking a hat-trick of Olympic titles. But they got there the hard way, seeing Crista Cullen and Georgie Twigg go off after suffering blows to the head, then Helen Richardson-Welsh limped away immediately after rifling her penalty home ...

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  18. Nicola White sends a United States player crashing to the ground in the group stagesRead the original story

    Friday Aug 19 | Oldham Chronicle

    ... hat-trick. Team GB have achieved their best performance in hockey history despite players Crista Cullen and Georgie Twigg suffering blows to the head. Nicola would just love to get her hands on gold having won silver at the Champions Trophy, silver ...

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  19. Lincolnshire hockey stars going for gold in Olympic final tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | The Lincolnite

    ... they won in 2012 when they beat New Zealand 3-0 in the semi-finals on Wednesday night. Lincolnshire's own Georgie Twigg, Hannah Macleod, Crista Cullen and Shona McCallin have been in the thick of the action throughout the tournament, but will face ...

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  20. Rio Olympics 2016: Maddie Hinch on why GB women can win hockey goldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | BBC News

    ... Cullen after she suffered a cut to the forehead during the semi-final win over New Zealand Crista Cullen and Georgie Twigg took knocks in the semi-final, putting their bodies on the line for the team. I'm sure it showed the public how brave they ...

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