FIELD HOCKEY The word 'hockey' was first recorded in the 14th century by an edict against games by English King Edward III. Evidence of the game goes back to 200 BC in Ancient Greece. In East Asia, a similar game was entertained, using a carved wooden stick and ball prior to 300 BC. In Inner Mongolia, China, the Daur people have played similar Beikou for about 1,000 years. Until invention of artificial turf, India and Pakistan dominated the modern game.
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Princess of Wales going to dinner with Jemima Khan the British wife of former Pakistani cricketer Imran Khan, 21 Feb 1996 in Lahore. Lady Diana is on a private visit to Pakistan to participate in the fund raising campaign for Khan's cancer hospital.