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Famous Female Field Hockey Players

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List of famous female field hockey players, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest female field hockey players list contains the most prominent and top females known for being field hockey players. There are thousand of females working as field hockey players in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic field hockey players have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a female aspiring to be a field hockey player then the people below should give you inspiration.

This list contains people like Bianca Russell and Yukari Yamamoto.

While this isn't a list of all female field hockey players, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous female field hockey players?" and "Who are the best female field hockey players?"
Ellen Hoog is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Female Field Hockey Players
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Ellen Marijn Hoog ([ˈɦoːx], born 26 March 1986) is a Dutch field hockey player. She became part of the national team in 2004 and since then has played in 127 matches, scoring 32 goals. She won Olympic gold medals in 2008 and 2012 and a silver medal in 2016. She is a member of the Amsterdamsche Hockey & Bandy Club. In August 2005, she became European Champion in Dublin (IRL). In December of the same year she won the Champions Trophy in Canberra (AUS) with the Dutch National Women's Team. She was also part of the Dutch squad that became World Champion at the 2006 Women's Hockey World Cup. Her father died of cancer a week after the European Championship victory in Ireland. After his death she ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 32

Birthplace: Bloemendaal, Kingdom of the Netherlands

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Nicola White is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Female Field Hockey Players
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Nicola White is an English field hockey player. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 31

Birthplace: Oldham, United Kingdom

Kayla Bashore-Smedley is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Female Field Hockey Players
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Kayla Bashore-Smedley is an American field hockey player. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 36

Birthplace: Daegu, South Korea

Emilie Sinia

Emilie Sinia is a Belgian field hockey player. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 33

Birthplace: Anderlecht, Belgium