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A penalty corner is called when there is a foul in the circle.

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Q: In Field Hockey - What is a penalty corner?
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What is a short corner in field hockey?

it is another name for a penalty corner. it occurs when a penalty happens inside the shooting D

When is a penalty stroke awarded in field hockey?

There is a penalty stroke in hockey for an intentional foul within the circle or for a foul preventing a probable goal. A penalty stroke can also be awarded for defenders repeatedly breaking the line early at a penalty corner.

When is a player substitution made in field hockey?

Whenever the team manager wants to, except for during a penalty corner.

In field hockey what side must a penalty corner be taken Can it be taken on any side or must it be on the side where the offense was committed?

Either side

What is the purpose of the 25 yard line in field hockey?

The "23 metre" line (actually 22.90 metres overall) defines the defensive zone in field hockey. It is the line at which a fully-padded goalkeeper may not take part in play, and the limit at which a severe penalty can be awarded a penalty corner.

How many substitutes can you have in a field hockey match?

There are 16 players in a field hockey team - 11 on the field and 5 substitutes. There is no limit on the number of substitutions allowed during the game, and they can happen at any time except during a penalty corner.

When can you make a substitution in hockey?

In every form of hockey played on Earth, substitutes are free, unlimited and can take place at any time (except sometimes during certain plays in a game; for example, during a penalty corner in field hockey).

Why are fouls called in field hockey?

Any breach of the rules is an unfair advantage to one team. A free hit (or penalty corner, or stroke) is awarded to remove this advantage.

In what sport do you take a long or short corner?

Field hockey.

In which sport do players take a long short corner?

Hockey. That's 'field' hockey as opposed to 'ice hockey'

What happens if you throw your stick in hockey?

In ice hockey, if you throw it at some one to poke the puck away or trip them, I believe that it's a penalty or a penalty shot. In field hockey, you will probably be given a yellow card, along with the appropriate penalty.

In Field Hockey - When a long corner is awarded where is it taken from?

It is taken from the side line 5 metres from the corner on the side of the field where the ball went out.

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