Hard tackling with no big consequences, is men’s hockey getting “rougher”?

We know that hockey is becoming more and more physical, more than ever. Decades ago, players would mainly and perhaps only, focus on their technical skills; nowadays, hockey players are some of the fittest athletes of the world. Is hockey, by default, becoming also more aggressive? In addition to the push with the right hand, this foul stopped a counter attack…

Wether this is the case or not, this play happened in the beginning of the game between Australia and India and no card was give… what are your thoughts about it? Is hockey becoming rougher and umpires need to become more strict? Share your thoughts at the bottom…

 

 

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