Such a label is a matter of personal opinion and a comparison between positions cannot be made easily; a better question would be "who is the best hockey player at XYZ position", and even then would be highly debatable.
Dhyan Chand is obviously the greatest player ever..!
Major Dhyan "Chand" Singh
Actually, in my opinion the best Field Hockey player is Teun de Nooijer who is the captain of the Dutch Hockey Team, but you may have your own opinion.
Teun Floris de Nooijer
right now john travaris holds the world record of hockey. the best hockey player was Wayne gretzky though.
Teun de Nooijer
Waseem Ahmad from Pakistan...
Field hockey was first played in England but the first men's international was played between Ireland and Scotland. The first women's international was between Ireland and Wales.
The first international was played between Ireland and Wales in 1895. The score was 3-0 to Ireland.
In field hockey, FIH stands for Federation Internationale de Hockey (International Hockey Federation) and is the ruling body of international hockey.
Hockey was historically not played on ice until around the invention of modern ice hockey. This was well after the creation of modern field hockey, which itself derived from earlier variations. In short: field hockey was first.
Ice Hockey is Hockey played on ice; as compared to Field Hockey which is played on grass.
Field Hockey is played in 2 halves consisting of 35mins each.
The International Ice Hockey Federation is the name of the governing body that oversees ice hockey events. It is also known as the IIHF and consists of at least 70 members.
Ice hockey is not played on a field. Other than the odious "Winter Classic outdoor games. Anyone have the info for field hockey?
Hockey is the ANSWER!!!