Asian Games: Indian hockey team's Birendra Lakra felicitated
Asian Games: Indian hockey team's Birendra Lakra felicitated

Rourkela Steel Plant on Monday felicitated Birendra Lakra, an alumnus of SAIL Hockey Academy, who was a part of the triumphant India team that defeated Pakistan in the final of men's hockey to bag the gold medal in Asian Games after 16 years.

OCA announces cash prize for Birendra Lakra, four women hockey players
OCA announces cash prize for Birendra Lakra, four women hockey players

The Odisha Cricket Association (OCA) has announced cash prize of Rs 50,000 for defender Birendra Lakra, who was part of the Indian men's hockey team that won the gold in the Asian Games.

Asiad, Men's hockey final: India beat Pakistan to clinch gold, qualify for Rio Olympics
Asiad, Men's hockey final: India beat Pakistan to clinch gold, qualify for Rio Olympics

A spirited Indian men's hockey team defeated arch-rivals and defending champions Pakistan 4-2 in a nerve-wracking shoot-out to end its 16-year gold medal draught in the Asian Games and earn a direct berth to the 2016 Rio Olympics, here on Thursday.

Scrappy India beat China 2-0, to face Korea in hockey semi-final
Scrappy India beat China 2-0, to face Korea in hockey semi-final

A scrappy India eked out a hard-fought 2-0 win over lower-ranked China to progress to the semi-finals of the men's hockey competition at the 17th Asian Games, here on Saturday.

Indian hockey team set to leave for Europe tour tomorrow

Gearing up to present a strong challenge at the upcoming World Cup, the Indian hockey team will head for a tour of Europe tomorrow to play five build-up games -- including two each against World Cup hosts The Netherlands.

India aim to upset Germany in Hockey World League classification match

Out of title race after a crushing defeat at the hands of Australia, hosts India would be hoping for a miracle when they take on Olympic champions Germany in the fifth-eighth place play-off game of the Hero Hockey World League Final, here tomorrow.

Hockey World League: India suffer 2-7 thrashing by Australia after early domination

India squandered a two-goal lead to suffer a 2-7 hammering at the hands of world champions Australia and crash out of the Hero Hockey World League Final here today.

Birendra Lakra asked to join Delhi hockey camp

Hockey India has directed Hockey Jharkhand to send half back Birendra Lakra, the lone player from the state to get a berth in the national team, to attend a week-long camp in Delhi from February 11 to 18.

Hockey star Birendra Lakra felicitated

Indian hockey team member Birendra Lakra, an alumnus of Rourkela Steel Plant’s SAIL Hockey Academy, was felicitated by the RSP here today.