Barry Middleton wins Chris Moore Salver

Monday, June 26th, 2017
Barry Middleton Chris Moore award

Barry Middleton receives the 2017 Chris Moore award from GB Olympic Gold Medallist Helen Richardson. Photo: Frank Uijlenbroek

Members of the Hockey Writers' Club have chosen Barry Middleton as UK player of the tournament at the just completed FIH World League Semi Final event at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, London.

England finished third in the tournament, gaining qualification for the 2018 World Cup and 2017 World League finals, both in India. Middleton scored five goals in the competition in which England claimed third place with a 4-1 defeat of Malaysia on Sunday. 

Netherlands defeated Argentina 6-1 in the final.