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Jackson double secure England victory over Ireland

Ashley Jackson's double inspired England to a commanding victory over Ireland in hockey's NOW: Pensions Nations Cup, in a match that marked the ...

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GB men's hockey team finish fourth

Great Britain's men's hockey team finished their Olympic campaign empty-handed after losing the bronze medal play-off 3-1 against world number o...

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Middleton: Defeat hard to take for GB

Great Britain hockey captain Barry Middleton gave credit to Holland's all-round game during the hosts' 9-2 semi-final defeat.

Having gone...

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Team GB miss out on hockey final

Great Britain's men delivered on their promise to attack and entertain but failed in their bid to reach a first Olympic hockey final since the g...

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GB enter semi-final after Spain draw

Great Britain survived a tense finish to draw 1-1 with Spain and book their place in an Olympic hockey semi-final for the first time since they ...

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Medal Record

London 2012
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Beijing 2008
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Biography

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Ashley Jackson made his Olympic debut at the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games. The mens team won their fifth/sixth place classification match against Korea to place fifth in the tournament. Jackson was a member of England mens hockey squad which won gold at the 2009 EuroHockey Championhips. Jackson made his England debut in November 2006 against the Netherlands, before going on to play in his first senior international tournament at the EuroHockey Nations Championships in Manchester in 2007. Jackson burst onto the Great Britain scene, first as part of the youth side that won Silver at the Australian Youth Olympic Festival, and then making his debut once more against the Netherlands. Jackson was also a member of the GB squad that secured Olympic qualification by beating India in Chile. He currently plays for Dutch side HGC. Jackson was also a very promising cricketer and ice hockey player when younger.