Ready for the World Cup

Hannah Macleod.
Hannah Macleod.

Hannah Macleod has been named in England’s 18-player squad for the Hockey World Cup.

The Boston-born forward - who currently plays for Leicester - will be hoping to play her part for the national team as the event begins in The Netherlands on May 31.

Englans women begin their campaign on June 1 as they face the USA in their Pool B match.

Argentina, Germany, China and South Africa will also be in England’s group.

Macleod was part of the Great Britain side which won Olympic Games bronze at London 2012.