Surbiton Ladies captain, Sarah Evans says in an interview with the Hockey Paper that now that Georgie Twigg has officially announced her retirement from international hockey, Twiggy can only help the team aim for a sixth successive Investec Women’s Hockey League title.

Twiggy announced her retirement at half time of the England v Ireland match at the Vitality Hockey World Cup

Evans, formerly known as Sarah Haycroft, married M1 player Scott Evans in the close season and in the interview explains why Twiggy, also concentrating on a legal career, will be of such benefit to Surbiton Ladies in the 2018-19 season.

The interview can be found at the Hockey Paper website