Richard Mantell

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Richard Mantell
Medal record
Men’s Field Hockey
Representing  England
European Championship
Gold medal – first place 2009 Gladbach Team
Bronze medal – third place 2011 Gladbach Team

Richard Mantell (born 17 August 1981) is an English field hockey defender. He is the older brother of Simon Mantell.

Mantell made his international debut on 10 February 2003. He was a member of the England squad that competed at the 2006 and 2010 Hockey World Cup. He was also part of the winning squad at the 2009 EuroHockey Championship and came third in 2011, and also competed in the Champions Trophy in 2007, 2009 and 2011. Mantell has also represented Great Britain at the 2008 Summer Olympics and the 2010 Commonwealth Games.[1]

Mantell was born in Bridgwater, Somerset, and studied at the University of Bath. He is nicknamed Rick or Ricky or Tricky. He has played club hockey for Reading.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Richard Mantell - GB Hockey". greatbritainhockey.co.uk. Retrieved 18 April 2013. 
  2. ^ "EHL Statistics". Fixtureslive.com. Retrieved 18 April 2013.