England women's national field hockey team

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England
England
Association England Hockey
Confederation EHF (Europe)
Coach Jason Lee
Assistant coach Craig Keegan
Manager Karen Brown
Captain Kate Richardson-Walsh
FIH ranking 3
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First kit
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Second kit

The England women's national field hockey team represents England in international women's field hockey competitions.[1]

The team has won silver three times at the Commonwealth Games. England have also won the 2006 Women's Field Hockey World Cup Qualifier and the 2002 Champions Challenge.

Honours[edit]

Women's Hockey World Cup

Commonwealth Games

FIH Hockey World League

Champions Challenge

Champions Trophy

Current squad[edit]

Roster for the 2014 Women's Hockey World Cup.[2]

Head coach: Jason Lee

No. Player Pos. Age
1 Maddie Hinch GK 26
2 Kirsty Mackay GK 27
4 Laura Unsworth DF 26
6 Hannah Macleod FW 29
7 Georgie Twigg MF 23
9 Susannah Townsend MF 25
10 Susie Gilbert MF 25
11 Kate Richardson-Walsh (c) DF 34
13 Sam Quek DF 26
No. Player Pos. Age
15 Alex Danson FW 29
19 Sophie Bray FW 24
20 Hollie Webb DF 23
21 Ellie Watton FW 24
22 Ashleigh Ball MF 28
23 Sally Walton DF 32
26 Lily Owsley FW 19
27 Zoe Shipperley DF 24
28 Nicola White FW 26

Notable players[edit]

  • Lottie Dod, a founder of the team
  • Karen Brown, most capped female international hockey player with 355 caps for England and Great Britain
  • Jane Sixsmith MBE, player who competed at four Olympic games and gained 323 caps for England and Great Britain

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "England Hockey official website". Retrieved 23 November 2014. 
  2. ^ "England and GB Hockey Players - Women's Senior". Retrieved 23 November 2014.