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Ashley Jackson Biography & Latest News

Ashley Jackson Biography

Ashley Jackson is an English field hockey player who was a member of the British squad that competed in the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens and appeared again in the 2008 Beijing Olympics. He plays as both midfielder and striker and has taken a number of penalty corners for the team. He made his debut in the English senior side in 2007 at the age of 19. Having played for HGC in the Dutch league for a number of years, he now plays for East Grinstead Hockey Club in England. In 2009, he helped England win their first ever gold medal at the European Championships and was crowned Player of the Tournament. He was the first English player to be adjudged as the winner of the FIH Young Player of the year award.

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Hope to return to the HIL next year, says Ranchi Rays star Ashley Jackson
Hope to return to the HIL next year, says Ranchi Rays star Ashley Jackson
He also stated that he was disappointed with how his side's campaign had ended, given their enormous potential.
Hockey India League 2017: Ranchi Rays vs Jaypee Punjab Warriors Preview - Match Prediction, Time, Venue, Playing Squads & Live Match Telecast info
Hockey India League 2017: Ranchi Rays vs Jaypee Punjab Warriors Preview - Match Prediction, Time, Venue, Playing Squads & Live Match Telecast info
Ranchi Rays host the defending champions Jaypee Punjab Warriors in the Hockey India League.
Hockey India League 2017 Team Overview: Ranchi Rays
Hockey India League 2017 Team Overview: Ranchi Rays
An insight into the various aspects of the Ranchi Rays team ahead of the Hockey India League.
Hockey India League: A Comprehensive History
Hockey India League: A Comprehensive History
A comprehensive history of the Hockey India League and its rise in the following years.
India look to fine-tune ahead of Rio at Hockey Champions Trophy (Preview)
India look to fine-tune ahead of Rio at Hockey Champions Trophy (Preview)
Ranchi Rays 1-0 Dabang Mumbai: Alphas lose in a thrilling encounter
Ranchi Rays 1-0 Dabang Mumbai: Alphas lose in a thrilling encounter
The Alphas were the best team in the match but failed to beat a resolute Rays defence
Ranchi Rays vs Dabang Mumbai: Preview, TV Channel Info, Squad, Form Guide, Key Players
Ranchi Rays vs Dabang Mumbai: Preview, TV Channel Info, Squad, Form Guide, Key Players
Dabang Mumbai look to do the double over Ranchi Rays in the 2016 Hockey India League
Dabang Mumbai coach Jay Stacy delighted with first win in HIL
Dabang Mumbai coach Jay Stacy delighted with first win in HIL
Dabang Mumbai coach, Stacy, lauded the players for their impressive comeback after being reduced to ten men against Ranchi Rays.
Ranchi Rays skipper Ashley Jackson not in favour of counting field goals as two
Ranchi Rays skipper Ashley Jackson not in favour of counting field goals as two
Jackson, a two-time Olympian, feels that teams are forced to focus more on defence due to field goals being counted as two in the HIL.
Dabang Mumbai vs Ranchi Rays: Preview, TV Channel Info, Squad, Form Guide, Key Players
Dabang Mumbai vs Ranchi Rays: Preview, TV Channel Info, Squad, Form Guide, Key Players
While Mumbai lost their last game to Kalinga Lancers, Ranchi defeated Jaypee Punjab Warriors in their last tie.
Ranchi Rays beat Kalinga Lancers in eastern derby to top the HIL table
Ranchi Rays beat Kalinga Lancers in eastern derby to top the HIL table
Ranchi Rays continued their winning run as they defeated Kalinga Lancers 3-2, and now sit atop the table with 16 points from 4 matches.
Ranchi Rays defeat Delhi Waveriders 2-1 on home turf
Ranchi Rays defeat Delhi Waveriders 2-1 on home turf
Ashley Jackson's twin strikes meant that Ranchi Rays continued their winning run in the HIL by beating Delhi Waveriders 2-1 at home.
Whetton's goal enables Warriors to beat Rays 2-0 in HIL
Whetton's goal enables Warriors to beat Rays 2-0 in HIL
In a rematch of last year's final, centre-half Sardar Singh assisted Whetton as the hosts made the most of a quick counter-attack
Hockey India League: Ranchi Rays to face Punjab Warriors in a rematch of last edition's final
Hockey India League: Ranchi Rays to face Punjab Warriors in a rematch of last edition's final
The defending champions, Ranchi Rays, lost to Uttar Pradesh wizards in opening encounter of the league
New scoring rules in the 2016 HIL evokes mixed reactions from the players
New scoring rules in the 2016 HIL evokes mixed reactions from the players
The most important rule change is that a field goal will be counted as two to encourage skillful hockey.
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