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Field hockey - 04 Mar 2004
The Federacion Venezolana de Hockey informed the Pan American Hockey Federation on March 2 that political unrest in the country could affect the course of the competition and jeopardize the safety of participants in the 2nd Indoor Pan American Cups scheduled to be played in Valencia, Venezuela, March 18-21, 2004.
Field hockey - 24 Feb 2004
The Hellenic Hockey Federation has withdrawn its women's national team from the Women's Qualifying Play-Off Competition, scheduled in Auckland, New Zealand 11 -- 14 March 2004, reports the International Hockey Federation.
Field hockey - 20 Feb 2004
The Hellenic Hockey Federation has submitted a dispute to the Court of Arbitration of Sport (CAS) 17 February 2004, concerning the qualification of the Greek Men's team to the XXVII Olympic Games, reports the International Hockey Federation (FIH).
Field hockey - 31 Oct 2003
The International Hockey Federation (FIH) launched its first official World Ranking System today.
Field hockey - 10 Sep 2003
The 18th EHF General Assembly was held in Barcelona, Spain on Tuesday 9th September. 34 Federations were present. Apologies were received from Armenia, Georgia, Israel, Luxembourg, Norway, Serbia and Montenegro, and Slovenia. The following members were elected: -
Field hockey - 02 Sep 2003
The International Hockey Federation (FIH) is to launch its first official World Ranking System in October 2003.
Field hockey - 01 Sep 2003
Top hockey administrator Kelly Fairweather has been appointed as the International Olympic Committee's (IOC) new Sports Director, the IOC announced last week.
Field hockey - 26 Aug 2003
Key decisions of the FIH Executive Board meeting, taking place from Thursday 21 – Saturday 23 August as follows.
Field hockey - 18 Aug 2003
Taj Television’s 24 hour Sports Entertainment channel, Ten Sports, will broadcast all 18 matches of the Rabobank Hockey Champions Trophy, which began in Amsterdam on Saturday.
Field hockey - 18 Aug 2003
International electronics giant SAMSUNG is to become a global partner of the International Hockey Federation, it was announced 17th August at the Rabobank Hockey Champions Trophy in Amsterdam, Netherlands.
Field hockey - 01 Aug 2003
Eurosport will broadcast the Rabobank Men's Champions Trophy held in Amsterdam 16-24 August 2003.
Field hockey - 04 Jul 2003
One of the world’s largest accounting and consulting organisations, BDO International, has been announced as the naming rights partner of the 11th women’s Champions Trophy hockey tournament to be held in Sydney between 29 November and 7 December this year.
Field hockey - 16 May 2003
FIH President Mrs Els van Breda Vriesman was elected to the Council of the Association of Summer Olympic International Federations (ASOIF) at its meeting in Madrid on Wednesday.
Field hockey - 15 May 2003
The FIH Executive Board approved England Hockey's request to become an official member of the FIH, ahead of England Hockey's Inaugural General Meeting on Sunday 18 May 2003.
Field hockey - 01 May 2003
Olympian Sean Kerly, MBE, joins the International Hockey Federation (FIH) as chairman of its Athletes Panel.
Field hockey - 28 Mar 2003
The U.S. women's national field hockey team will not participate in the Pan American Cup qualifying tournament following the cancellation of the event by the Pan American Hockey Federation (PAHF).
Field hockey - 27 Mar 2003
The Pan American Hockey Federation has announced the hosts for the 2nd Pan American Cup Field Hockey Tournaments in 2004. The tournaments will be held in London, Ontario, Canada for men from May 12-23, 2004 and in Bridgetown, Barbados for the women from April 17-28, 2004.
Field hockey - 09 Dec 2002
Brazil, Dominican Republic and Turkey were all approved as new members of the International Hockey Federation (FIH) at its congress at the MeadowLea World Cup in Perth, this week.
Field hockey - 05 Dec 2002
The world wide organisations BDO International and Rabobank are to be the first global partners of the International Hockey Federation (FIH).
Field hockey - 03 Dec 2002
The International Hockey Federation (FIH) today announced that Germany and Spain are to host the next Men’s and Women’s World Cups in 2006.
Field hockey - 19 Sep 2002
The deadline falls tomorrow for bids for the re-allocation of the 2003 Champions Challenges. The events were scheduled to take place in Harare in August 2003, but Zimbabwe has been forced to withdraw as host, due to the political climate in the country.
Field hockey - 31 Jul 2002
The 10th FIH Women’s Hockey World Cup has announced the signing of the naming sponsor. The sponsorship of the Event by Goodman Fielder through the Meadow Lea label will be known as the Meadow Lea Women’s Hockey World Cup.
Field hockey - 08 Jul 2002
IOC President Dr Jacques Rogge yesterday welcomed the FIH Executive Board to the IOC headquarters in Lausanne, for its meeting.
Field hockey - 28 Mar 2002
The International Hockey Federation (FIH) website,, received a record level of interest during the Men's World Cup held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia February 24 - March 9th 2002.
Field hockey - 22 Feb 2002
The National Council of English Hockey has agreed in principle to a management and operational restructuring programme that will involve a substantial reduction in the Association’s costs ahead of the expected announcement of operating losses at the sport’s Annual General Meeting in June 2002.
Field hockey - 23 Nov 2001
The 1st Men's Champions Challenge will be played from 7-15 December 2001, the dates originally scheduled.
Field hockey - 24 Sep 2001
English Hockey - the governing body for Hockey in England - is set to unveil its revamped Hockey Online web-site on Monday 24 September 2001. And the sport says the upgrade is designed to boost monthly visitor numbers from 48,000 to 100,000 within twelve months.
Field hockey - 20 Jul 2001
The Malaysian Hockey Federation (MHF) has appointed Total Sports Asia Ltd.(TSA) as the exclusive marketing agent for the upcoming World Cup of Hockey 2002 (Feb. 24- March 9, 2002) in Malaysia.
Field hockey - 16 Nov 2000
English Hockey Signs Design Consultant
Field hockey - 25 Sep 2000
English Hockey Announces New Sponsor
Field hockey - 13 Jun 2000
FIH Extends Octagon CSI Contract<br><br><br><br>
Field hockey - 12 May 1999
Hockey approved for Manchester Commonwealth Games; on the cards for Melbourne in 2006
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