When the game of hockey was originally invented/played, the players used a rubber cube, then replaced by a spherical shaped ball by Teddington HC in its early creation of the modern game of Field Hockey.
It used to be a bully, but now it's just a hit by the team that won the toss (and chose ball over end). In ice, roller and street hockey it is called a face off.
No. In field hockey a ball is used; pucks would not move along the ground.
Yes, all forms of hockey use a stick.A hockey stick is a piece of equipment used in field hockey, ice hockey or roller hockey to move the ball or puck.
Hockey ball, Hockey stick, shin pads and clothing
A field hockey field [that isn't used as some other sports field: Football, Soccer, etc.] is typically 300 yards.
Because field hockey variants have been played for thousands of years, the first stick used and who used it is not known.
Hockey and Ice hockey and Air hockey! All kinds of hockey!