Dan Shingles out of World League semi-final

Dan Shingles in action for GB vs Germany 2015


Reading’s Dan Shingles has been forced to withdraw from the World League squad after picking up an injury in training this week.

The 28-year-old, who last featured in a tournament at the 2014 World Cup has already been assessed by medical staff and whilst the injury is not thought to be serious, he will not be fit enough to compete at the tournament in Antwerp.

His place is taken by Beeston’s Tim Whiteman. The No21, who has 40 caps to his name will fly out with the rest of the squad for the start of the tournament.

Revised squad:

David Ames Beeston
James Bailey Wimbledon
Alastair Brogdon Wimbledon
Nick Catlin Holcombe
David Condon East Grinstead
Adam Dixon Beeston
Dan Fox Holcombe
Mark Gleghorne East Grinstead
Chris Griffiths East Grinstead
Michael Hoare Wimbledon
Ashley Jackson East Grinstead
Iain Lewers Holcombe
Harry Martin Beeston
Barry Middleton Holcombe
George Pinner Holcombe
Sam Ward Beeston
Henry Weir Wimbledon
Tim Whiteman Beeston

Bobby Crutchley’s Great Britain side will return to the Lee Valley Hockey and Tennis Centre on Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park to face World Champions Australia on 13 June. This one-off international is the last chance to see Great Britain men on home soil this summer. Tickets are still available, for further information click here.