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A field hockey player is allowed to touch the ball only with the stick.
field player shin guard shoe shorts team shirt stick

shin guard click to hear

Piece of equipment made up of a hard plastic molding that protects the player’s legs.

shoe click to hear

Footwear that protects and supports the ankle; flexible plastic studs are attached to its sole to provide good traction.

shorts click to hear

Very short pants covering only the top of the thighs; women field hockey players usually wear a pleated skirt.

team shirt click to hear

Flexible garment covering the upper body; it features the team emblem and the player’s name and number.

stick click to hear

Wooden or composite stick with a rounded side and a flat side, which is used to manipulate and shoot the ball.