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What is Field Hockey?

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What is Field Hockey?

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What is Field Hockey?

Field hockey is a sport, played by men and women, in which two teams compete to score more goals than opposition

Each player uses a hockey stick to handle the ball, which requires great skill, physical preparation and an adequate equipment strategy. Each team has 11 players. A hockey game consists of 2 half times of 35 minutes each, with a 15-minute break for local leagues and world championships. In the Olympics and Pan American Games, matches are divided into four quarters of fifteen minutes with breaks between quarters. Originally the field was a 100 x 60 yard grass surface, and it has evolved to other types of synthetic surfaces.