Find out the 32 athletes representing Team GB at Tokyo 2020

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With exactly 1800 days between the Rio and Tokyo hockey tournaments, it has been an unprecedented wait for both squads competing in Japan. Going to and excelling at an Olympic Games is the pinnacle of any hockey player’s career and representing Team GB will come as a great honour for all those selected. 

Great Britain’s women’s 16-strong squad contains nine players who will proudly be taking part in their first Olympic games. Laura Unsworth is set for her third Olympics, while six more will participate in their second Games, having each won an historic first women’s gold medal in Rio in 2016.

The men’s squad of 16 contains twelve players taking part in an Olympics for the first time. Captain Adam Dixon, David Ames, Ian Sloan and Sam Ward will partake in their second Olympics, with Ward showing incredible tenacity to overcome a serious eye injury earlier in the cycle and take his place on the plane.

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