The last time Great Britain had a men’s hockey team in the semi-final of an Olympic Games, Ashley Jackson had just celebrated his first birthday.
Great Britain bounced back after a disappointing draw against South Africa with a crucial victory over Pakistan on Friday.
Great Britain’s Olympic hockey captain, Barry Middleton, smiles and raises an eyebrow. He has been asked, for the umpteenth time, about Ashley Jackson: how good is he?
An enormous honour to have carried the Olympic Torch in my home county of Kent...