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Richard Alexander

Nationality:
English
Date of birth:
15.09.1981
Position:
Defender / Midfielder / Forward
Facebook Page:
www.facebook.com
Twitter account:
@ratman05
Website:
www.ratmanhockey.com
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Appearances
2012 Indoor EuroHockey Nations Championship
2011 Indoor World Cup
2011 EuroHockey Championships
2010 Commonwealth Games
2010 World Cup
2010 Indoor EuroHockey Nations Championship
2010 Champions Trophy
2009 EuroHockey Championships
2009 Champions Trophy
2008 Olympic Games
2007 EuroHockey Championships
2007 Champions Trophy
2006 World Cup
2006 Commonwealth Games
2005 EuroHockey Championships
2005 Champions Challenge I
Medals
2011 EuroHockey Championships - Bronze
2010 Champions Trophy - Silver
2009 EuroHockey Championships - Gold
CAPS
ENG
130
GB
58
INDOOR
20
TOTAL
208
GOALS
ENG
13
GB
6
INDOOR
7
TOTAL
26
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Squads:
England & GB Senior Men
Current club:
Wimbledon
Former club(s):
Loughborough Students, Harleston Magpies, Surbiton
Shirt number:
5
International Debut:
13th January 2005
Most Memorable Acheivement:
European Gold 2009 & Beijing Olympics.
Motto:
If you're not first you're last (Ricki Bobbie).
Hometown:
Homersfield
Primary School:
Town Close House prep school
Secondary School:
Bungay High School
Non-hockey hobbies:
Cycling, Cooking and Theatre.
My sporting idol is...:
Jonny Wilkinson
If I wasn't a hockey player I would be...:
a rugby player.
I can't leave home without...:
my phone.
Dream Car:
Range Rover Evoque.
My claim to fame is...:
i have none.
Which stick do you use:
a hockey stick....Slazenger.
Do you have any superstitions / rituals before matches:
I like to put my left side things on first.
Favourite meal to cook:
Steak.
Favourite pre-match meal::
salad, pasta and chicken.
Top fitness tip:
Dont worry about how you look when you train, and dont put off training.
Cardio or Weights:
Cardio.
Surf or Snow:
Snow.
Attack or Defend:
Attack.
Blonde or Brunette:
Blonde.
Night In or Night Out:
Night Out.
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