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FIH: Indian men's and women's hockey team rank 6th and 10th in year-end

FIH: Indian men's and women's hockey team rank 6th and 10th in year-end

The Indian men's team were at the sixth spot since the beginning of this year and maintained its position throughout 2017.

Dec 12, 2017, 21:28 PM IST
Ministry will give complete funding to Hockey India: Rajyavardhan Rathore

Ministry will give complete funding to Hockey India: Rajyavardhan Rathore

Rathore reiterated that the Central Government will do everything possible in its capacity to support the athletes and raise the bar of sports in the country.

Dec 10, 2017, 21:17 PM IST
All-play-quarters format is here to stay, says FIH

All-play-quarters format is here to stay, says FIH

The all-play-quarterfinal format existing in the FIH's four-tier HWL has come in for some criticism from a few teams which have failed to progress beyond the last-eight stage despite finishing on top in pool stages.

Dec 09, 2017, 17:59 PM IST
Odisha to roll out swanky stadium, ‘Bhubaneswar Festival’ during 2018 Hockey World Cup

Odisha to roll out swanky stadium, ‘Bhubaneswar Festival’ during 2018 Hockey World Cup

The Government of Odisha, which is the title sponsor for both HWL Final and the 2018 World Cup, has had a huge role in promotion of the sport, especially of late.

Dec 07, 2017, 15:30 PM IST
HWL 2017 Final: Poor India lose 0-2 to Germany, still in quarters

HWL 2017 Final: Poor India lose 0-2 to Germany, still in quarters

India earned four penalty corners but Rupinder Pal Singh and Harmanpreet Singh failed to be on the mark on any of those.

Dec 04, 2017, 22:03 PM IST
Sardar Singh axed from India's squad for Hockey World League Final, Rupinder Pal Singh returns

Sardar Singh axed from India's squad for Hockey World League Final, Rupinder Pal Singh returns

Sardar is a former India captain and 2017 Khel Ratna award winner and was part of the 2017 Asia Cup that India won last month.

Nov 17, 2017, 11:32 AM IST
Beti ka khel dikhao: Why women's hockey Asia Cup wasn't live on TV

Beti ka khel dikhao: Why women's hockey Asia Cup wasn't live on TV

India women did the country proud by winning the 2017 Asia Cup in Japan on Sunday, but none of its matches was telecast live, unlike the men's Asia Cup last month. Zee Media tried to find out the reasons behind that.

Nov 06, 2017, 14:43 PM IST

HWL Semi-Final: Preeti Dubey helps Indian eves beat Chile 1-0 to enter quarters

India will take on Argentina in their final Pool B match on July 16.

Jul 12, 2017, 23:53 PM IST
India pull out of Hockey Pro League, replacement to be named

India pull out of Hockey Pro League, replacement to be named

It seems that all is not well with Hockey India and the International Hockey Federation (FIH) which has eventually resulted in this pull out. Soon a replacement for India will also be named. 

Jul 09, 2017, 10:57 AM IST
Hockey India files match fixing complaint against Pakistan: Report

Hockey India files match fixing complaint against Pakistan: Report

India thrashed their arch-rivals 7-1 on June 18 in a Pool B match with Harmanpreet Singh, Talwinder Singh and Akashdeep Singh scoring a brace each, while Pradeep Mor contributed with one goal.

Jul 06, 2017, 19:16 PM IST

FIH's Hockey Pro League to kick off in January 2019

The teams that did not make the final selection for the men's League were Ireland, Malaysia and Spain, whilst those not chosen for the women's League were Belgium, Ireland, Italy, Japan and Spain women.

Jun 12, 2017, 00:12 AM IST
Hockey India writes to NDMC about Shivaji Stadium's poor condition

Hockey India writes to NDMC about Shivaji Stadium's poor condition

The issues, which the national federation had highlighted, were maintenance of the pitch and condition of floodlights among others

Mar 18, 2017, 18:26 PM IST
Odisha government to spend Rs 89.5 crore Hockey World League and Men's World Cup

Odisha government to spend Rs 89.5 crore Hockey World League and Men's World Cup

It was also decided that the sitting capacity of the Kalinga Stadium would be increased to 15,000 from the present capacity of 5,000.

Mar 06, 2017, 22:57 PM IST
HWL Semi-Final 2017: Bitter rivals India, Pakistan placed in same pool

HWL Semi-Final 2017: Bitter rivals India, Pakistan placed in same pool

The mouth-watering clash is scheduled for June 18 next year in London.

Dec 03, 2016, 19:42 PM IST
Excluded from Junior Hockey World Cup, PHF mulls legal action against FIH

Excluded from Junior Hockey World Cup, PHF mulls legal action against FIH

The PHF is considering filing a case with the Court of Arbitration for Sports in Geneva against the head sporting body.

Dec 01, 2016, 17:56 PM IST
Pakistan not to play in Junior Hockey World Cup in India: FIH

Pakistan not to play in Junior Hockey World Cup in India: FIH

Malaysia's junior men's team will replace Pakistan in the event to be held in Lucknow from December 8 to 18, FIH said in a statement.

Nov 29, 2016, 00:17 AM IST
Mariamma Koshy takes over from FIH-bound Narinder Batra as Hockey India president

Mariamma Koshy takes over from FIH-bound Narinder Batra as Hockey India president

Batra served as HI secretary general from 2010 to 2014 and was president since 2014.

Nov 25, 2016, 18:15 PM IST
Hockey India announces national team for next month's Lucknow Men's Hockey Junior World Cup

Hockey India announces national team for next month's Lucknow Men's Hockey Junior World Cup

India will begin their campaign against Canada on December 8th and will face England on December 10th and play South Africa on December 12th as part of their Pool D league matches.

Nov 18, 2016, 19:19 PM IST
Indian men's hockey captain PR Sreejesh candidate for 2016 Goalkeeper of the Year award

Indian men's hockey captain PR Sreejesh candidate for 2016 Goalkeeper of the Year award

There was no Indian in the 2016 Player of the Year nominations (both men and women).

Nov 12, 2016, 10:34 AM IST
FIH throws major part of Indo-Pak hockey history into dustbin

FIH throws major part of Indo-Pak hockey history into dustbin

The 'TMS Data' that the FIH has compiled and circulated around the world only list 46 India-Pakistan matches before yesterday's match in the fourth Asian Champions Trophy here.

Oct 24, 2016, 14:52 PM IST