Defend his area
ice hockey is a rink and field hockey is just a field
Field hockey is a field sport, but both indoor and ice hockey are rink sports.
Well, by field hockey I think you mean hockey games that are done on the ground like field hockey, street hockey,ect. It is called ice hockey. *Field hockey and ice hockey are completely different rulebases. As the first answer pretty much describes, it is simply called "field hockey on ice", like it is called "field hockey on grass", "on turf", "on concrete", etc.
its called "the D"
Turf hockey is field hockey.
A playing area for Field Hockey, as specified by the International Hockey Federation, measures 100 yards by 60 yards (91.40 m x 55.00 m).Therefore the area is 6000 square yards = 1.24 acres (5027 square metres), and perimeter = 320 yards (292.80 metres).
There is no offside in field hockey.
No, field hockey was invented in Britain.