Great Britain women's national field hockey team

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Great Britain
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AssociationGB Hockey
ConfederationEHF (Europe)
CoachMark Hager
Assistant coach(es)David Ralph
Kevin Johnson
ManagerMaggie Souyave
CaptainHollie Pearne-Webb
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CurrentNR (29 June 2019)[1]

The Great Britain women's national field hockey team represents Great Britain in international field hockey tournaments such as the Summer Olympics.

In most other competitions, including the Women's Hockey World Cup, the Commonwealth Games and some editions of the Hockey Champions Trophy, the three home nations compete in their own right: England and Scotland and Wales.[2][3]

The team has won gold once and bronze twice at the Summer Olympics, and silver once in the Champions Trophy.

Tournament History[edit]

Summer Olympics[edit]

World League[edit]

Pro League[edit]

Champions Trophy[edit]

Players[edit]

Current squad[edit]

The following 22 players have been selected in the squad to play in 2 Test matches v Japan on 15th & 20th July 2019 & some friendlies in Hiroshima, Japan.

Caps and goals for Great Britain also include those for the player's home country. Updated as of 20 July 2019 after match v Japan

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK England Maddie Hinch (1988-10-08) 8 October 1988 (age 30) 137 0 Netherlands SCHC
3 1GK England Amy Tennant (1994-08-28) 28 August 1994 (age 24) 22 0 England Reading

4 2DF England Laura Unsworth (1988-03-08) 8 March 1988 (age 31) 250 9 England East Grinstead
18 2DF England Giselle Ansley (Vice captain) (1992-03-31) 31 March 1992 (age 27) 146 19 England Surbiton
20 2DF England Hollie Pearne-Webb (captain) (1990-09-19) 19 September 1990 (age 28) 169 8 England Surbiton
31 2DF England Grace Balsdon (1993-04-13) 13 April 1993 (age 26) 58 5 England Hampstead & Westminster
32 2DF Scotland Amy Costello (1998-01-14) 14 January 1998 (age 21) 69 6 England Uni of Birmingham

5 3MF England Sarah Evans (1991-04-12) 12 April 1991 (age 28) 104 5 England Surbiton
6 3MF England Anna Toman (1993-04-29) 29 April 1993 (age 26) 64 0 England Wimbledon
7 3MF England Hannah Martin (1994-12-30) 30 December 1994 (age 24) 63 11 England Surbiton
9 3MF England Susannah Townsend (1989-07-28) 28 July 1989 (age 30) 154 11 England Canterbury
14 3MF England Tess Howard (1999-01-06) 6 January 1999 (age 20) 22 5 England Durham University
16 3MF England Emily Defroand (1994-07-27) 27 July 1994 (age 25) 48 1 England Surbiton
17 3MF Wales Sarah Jones (1990-06-25) 25 June 1990 (age 29) 113 9 England Holcombe
24 3MF England Shona McCallin (1992-05-18) 18 May 1992 (age 27) 75 2 England Holcombe
22 3MF England Lizzie Neal (1998-10-08) 8 October 1998 (age 20) 9 1 England Loughborough Students
29 3MF England Esme Burge (1999-05-15) 15 May 1999 (age 20) 6 0 England Uni of Nottingham

10 4FW Scotland Sarah Robertson (1993-09-27) 27 September 1993 (age 25) 131 7 England Hampstead & Westminster
26 4FW England Lily Owsley (1994-12-10) 10 December 1994 (age 24) 138 31 England Hampstead & Westminster
27 4FW England Jo Hunter (1991-05-27) 27 May 1991 (age 28) 53 3 England Surbiton
33 4FW England Izzy Petter (2000-06-27) 27 June 2000 (age 19) 8 1 England Surbiton
34 4FW Scotland Charlotte Watson (1998-04-23) 23 April 1998 (age 21) 63 Scotland Dundee Wanderers

Other players in Central Programme Squad[edit]

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
23 1GK Scotland Nicki Cochrane (1993-12-08) 8 December 1993 (age 25) 75 0 England Beeston
25 1GK England Sabbie Heesh (1991-12-06) 6 December 1991 (age 27) 13 0 England Surbiton

11 2DF England Suzy Petty (1992-04-09) 9 April 1992 (age 27) 42 1 England Wimbledon
30 2DF England Eloise Stenner (1997-01-13) 13 January 1997 (age 22) 0 0 England Beeston

8 3MF England Holly Hunt (1997-03-15) 15 March 1997 (age 22) 1 0 England Hampstead & Westminster
21 3MF England Holly Munro (1998-07-22) 22 July 1998 (age 21) 0 0 England Uni of Birmingham

2 4FW England Alex Malzer (2000-08-18) 18 August 2000 (age 18) 2 0 England Uni of Nottingham
12 4FW England Erica Sanders (1997-04-18) 18 April 1997 (age 22) 24 1 England Surbiton
13 4FW England Ellie Rayer (1996-11-22) 22 November 1996 (age 22) 37 1 England East Grinstead

Results[edit]

2018 Fixtures & Results[edit]

Argentina Test Series[edit]

2019 Fixtures & Results[edit]

FIH Pro League[edit]

Japan Test Matches[edit]

Goalscoring Table[edit]

2019 Goalscorers
Rank Player FG PC PS Total
1 England Lily Owsley 3 3 0 6
2 England Giselle Ansley 0 3 1 4
3 England Tessa Howard 2 1 0 3
4 England Grace Balsdon 0 2 0 2
5 England Emily Defroand 1 0 0 1
Wales Sarah Jones 1 0 0
England Hannah Martin 1 0 0
England Lizzie Neal 1 0 0
England Isabelle Petter 1 0 0
Scotland Sarah Robertson 0 1 0
England Hollie Pearne-Webb 0 1 0
Total 10 11 1 22
The team in 2016

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "FIH Hero World Rankings June 2019 – Women" (PDF). FIH. 29 June 2019. Retrieved 29 June 2019.
  2. ^ "GB Hockey official site". Retrieved 23 November 2014.
  3. ^ "London 2012 Women's Hockey Results". Retrieved 23 November 2014.

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