The Hockey Centre is located on the northwest of the Olympic Park, in East London. It has two pitches for the Olympic events. Events/Activities The venue falls in the Olympic Zone and will host Olympic Hockey competitions, Paralympic Five-a-side Football and Paralympic Seven-a side Football.
One of the top events during the 2014 Olympics will be the men's hockey tournament. Four years ago, a very exciting competition ended with a thrilling gold-medal game that saw Canada emerge over the United States courtesy of Sidney Crosby...
Olympic hopeful Abdul Rashid Bangura (27) jumps rope while training at the national stadium in Sierra Leone's capital of Freetown on April 25. Sierra Leone's national boxing team was scrambling to raise money to send athletes to an Olympic qualifying event starting in Morocco on Friday, but lack of financing and government support means the competition is likely out of reach for most of the national team.
The most inevitable event in these Winter Games will begin at 9 p.m. here Thursday night, Canada on one side of the rink, the U.S. on the other, the gold medal in women's Olympic hockey awaiting the winner.
We believe in miracles. (AP Photo) Great feats can be collectively shared (like the moon landing) but we tend to bond over the tragedies. But ask anyone of a certain age and they’ll tell you exactly where they were when they heard Team USA stunned the Soviet Union in the Olympic hockey semifinal. No sporting event in American history united the country more than the Miracle on Ice. No sporting event ever will again.