1972–73 in English field hockey

The 1972–73 English Hockey League season took place from September 1972 until May 1973.

1972–73 England Hockey League
1971–72 (previous) (next) 1973–74

The principal event was the Men's Cup (National Clubs Championship) which was won by Hounslow.[1]

The vast majority of the season consisted of regional leagues. The first National League tournament (The National Inter League Championship) would not be introduced until September 1975.

Men's Cup (Benson & Hedges National Clubs Championship) edit

Quarter-finals edit

Team 1 Team 2 Score
Bristol Hightown 1-0
Colchester Hounslow 0-4

Semi-finals edit


Team 1 Team 2 Score
UK Land Forces Bristol 1-2
Cannock Hounslow 0-3

Final edit

(Held at Colston's School, Bristol on 6 May)

Team 1 Team 2 Score
Hounslow Bristol 4-0
P Morgan
F H Scott
I S Steepe
Ian Thompson
W Morris
Glen Evans
John Grimmer
Mike Corby
Bill Smith
Christopher Langhorne
Ian Barrett
C Davis
D Wright
P Gillsland
R Lang
J Spencer
B Allfrey
D Gibbs
J Evans
R Jacob
B Stokes
R Reid

References edit

  1. ^ "Brian Lewis. "Hockey." Times [London, England] 7 May 1973". The Times Digital Archive.
  2. ^ ""Sports in Brief." Times [London, England] 9 Apr. 1973". The Times Digital Archive.