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England’s success draws attention to women’s sport at the Comm Games

BIRMINGHAM, England (AP) — A week after the Lionesses made England proud by winning the European Women’s Championship, their field hockey compatriots are hoping for their own historic moment in Birmingham. England have won a medal in women’s hockey at the six previous Commonwealth Games, but gold has proved elusive. A thrilling victory over New …

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Commonwealth Games: England beat New Zealand in penalty shoot-out to reach women’s hockey final | Adam Gemili crashes from 200m | Commonwealth Games News

Maddie Hinch saves Hope Ralph’s penalty as England win Commonwealth Games women’s hockey semi-final penalty shootout England defeated New Zealand in a penalty shoot-out to stay on track for a maiden Commonwealth Games women’s hockey gold in Birmingham. Isabel Peter and Hannah Martin scored in the penalty shootout as goalkeeper Maddie Hinch refused to be …

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