field hockey

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Synonyms for field hockey

a game resembling ice hockey that is played on an open field

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Wise explains that they used to play together on Saturdays for the school grass hockey team.
SPORTS FACIF LITIES: Dorney Lake (used for Olympics rowing and canoeing), 26 football pitches, 52 tennis courts (20 hard, 12 astroturf, 10 clay, 10 acrylic), 12 squash courts, 12 rugby pitches, 10 cricket pitches, a nine-hole golf course, a six-lane indoor swimming pool, five grass hockey pitches, two astroturf hockey pitches, three badminton courts, an unheated outdoor swimming pool, a general-purpose gymnasium with a smaller hall for gymnastics and badminton, a lecture room and other rooms equipped for weight training, martial arts, fencing and table tennis, an outdoor adventure training course, a climbing wall, a fencing salle and a small- bore shooting range.
SPORTS FACILITIES: Dorney Lake (used for Olympics rowing and canoeing), 26 football pitches, 52 tennis courts (20 hard, 12 astroturf, 10 clay, 10 acrylic), 12 squash courts, 12 rugby pitches, 10 cricket pitches, a nine-hole golf course, a six-lane indoor swimming pool, five grass hockey pitches, two astroturf hockey pitches, three badminton courts, an unheated outdoor swimming pool, a general-purpose gymnasium with a smaller hall for gymnastics and badminton, a lecture room and other rooms equipped for weight training, martial arts, fencing and table tennis, an outdoor adventure training course, a climbing wall, a fencing salle and a small- bore shooting range.
SPORTS FACILITIES: 200 acres of wooded grounds for cross-country running, 16 tennis courts, nine football pitches, a nine-hole golf course, eight cricket pitches, eight grass hockey pitches, three all-weather hockey pitches, one rugby pitch, an athletics stadium, a sports centre with indoor swimming pool, multi-use sports hall, climbing wall and well-equipped fitness suite, fives courts, squash courts, rackets courts.
Nikolai Alexeyev was fined by a city court in St Petersburg for holding up a banner with a quote by a renowned Soviet-era actress Fain Ranevskaya which stated: "Homosexuality is not a perversion, unlike grass hockey or ice ballet.