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Foreign players earn major chunk of money in Indian leagues, report suggests

Foreign players earn major chunk of money in Indian leagues, report suggests

India has become a sports destination with many franchise-based leagues doling our huge cash rewards to global superstars.

Punjab Warriors thrash Kalinga Lancers to clinch Hockey India League title

Punjab Warriors thrash Kalinga Lancers to clinch Hockey India League title

Delhi Waveriders finished third after defeating Ranchi Rays 2-0. 

Where's the Olympic spirit: Ministry hits out at Hockey India for fielding second-string SAG team

Where's the Olympic spirit: Ministry hits out at Hockey India for fielding second-string SAG team

Most established players of the Indian team are busy playing the Hockey India League which has coincided with the 12th South Asian Games.

Sardar Singh: No question of playing Pakistan until they apologize

Sardar Singh: No question of playing Pakistan until they apologize

Sardar was signed up by the Punjab Warriors for the 2015 edition of the Hockey India League (HIL).

Ashley Jackson stars in Ranchi Rays come-from-behind win over UP Wizards

Ashley Jackson stars in Ranchi Rays come-from-behind win over UP Wizards

By virtue of this win, Ranchi Rays have moved up the table with six points from two games. The UP Wizards, too, have same points from as many games.

Kalinga Lancers beat Dabang Mumbai 4-2 in HIL

Kalinga Lancers beat Dabang Mumbai 4-2 in HIL

The Lancers rallied from one-goal deficit after Dabang had taken the lead through Florian Fuchs in the 35th minute.

HIL 2016: Rupinder Singh double strike powers Delhi to 5-4 win over Punjab

HIL 2016: Rupinder Singh double strike powers Delhi to 5-4 win over Punjab

Rupinder struck in the 24th and 36th minutes while Canadian Mark Pearson scored from another penalty corner.

Sports schedule for TV today: Australian Open; Big Bash League; Hockey India League

Sports schedule for TV today: Australian Open; Big Bash League; Hockey India League

In the Australian Open, big names – Andy Murray, Stanislas Wawrinka-Sania-Martina pair will all be in action.

Hockey captain Sardar Singh seeks apology from Pakistan players for 'unacceptable' behaviour

Hockey captain Sardar Singh seeks apology from Pakistan players for 'unacceptable' behaviour

Just days ahead of the start of the Hockey India League fourth season, Indian captain Sardar Singh on Thursday asked Pakistan players to apologise for their "unacceptable" behaviour during the Champions Trophy in Bhubaneswar in December 2014.

Hockey India League: Whooping prize money up for grabs in season four

Hockey India League: Whooping prize money up for grabs in season four

Monetary benefits awaits most quarters of the HIL 4.

HI chief Narinder Batra slams KPS Gill's allegations of nepotism against Arun Jaitley

HI chief Narinder Batra slams KPS Gill's allegations of nepotism against Arun Jaitley

Gill has claimed Jaitley used his position as the advisory member of the HIL board to make his daughter, Sonali Jaitley, the legal counsel for its governing body.

Top outfits for Bombay Gold Cup hockey tournament

Top outfits for Bombay Gold Cup hockey tournament

Twelve teams, including seven from outside Mumbai, are to compete for the top prize of Rs 3 lakh.

Dhanraj Pillay bats for Pakistan's participation in Hockey India League

Dhanraj Pillay bats for Pakistan's participation in Hockey India League

Pillay believes Hockey India should have taken permission from the politicians to allow Pakistani players to participate in Hockey India League.

My hockey will show what I still am: Sardar Singh

My hockey will show what I still am: Sardar Singh

This time around, Hockey India League's auction gave many surprises. And one of it was certainly the low price of $58,000 in which Indian skipper Sardar Singh was picked by Punjab Warriors. In fact, youngsters like Akashdeep Singh, Mandeep Singh and Gurmail Singh were in demand and fetched more money than Sardar.

Aiming to make our attack stronger: SK Uthappa

Aiming to make our attack stronger: SK Uthappa

 The Indian hockey team would aim to become a stronger attacking unit during the upcoming away Test series against New Zealand as it prepares for the Hockey World League in November-December, mid-fielder SK Uthappa has asserted.

Never expected to be costliest player of HIL: Moritz Fuerste

Never expected to be costliest player of HIL: Moritz Fuerste

Ace German striker Moritz Fuerste had never expected to become the costliest player of Hockey India League (HIL) and the star playmaker, who was sold for USD 105000, is more than excited to be a part of the Kalinga Lancers squad.

'Dabang Mumbai is the side to watch out for in next HIL'

'Dabang Mumbai is the side to watch out for in next HIL'

 On cloud nine after becoming the second costliest Indian player during the recent Hockey Indian League (HIL) player's auction, young defender Gurmail Singh today said his new team Dabang Mumbai is the side to watch out for in next year's cash-rich tournament.

Hockey India League 2015: Auction - As it happened...

Hello and welcome to our live blog for the Hockey India League (HIL) 2015 players' auction in which 277 players, including 135 Indians and 142 foreigners, will go under the hammer.

FIH not to interfere in India-Pakistan hockey matters

FIH not to interfere in India-Pakistan hockey matters

 The International Hockey Federation (FIH) has said it does not intend to interfere in the tiff between the Indian and Pakistani federations vis-a-vis their bilateral ties.

'Narinder Batra's demand is excuse to bar players from HIL'

'Narinder Batra's demand is excuse to bar players from HIL'

Reacting strongly to Hockey India president Narinder Batra's demand for an unconditional apology from Pakistan players for their boorish behaviour during last year's Champions Trophy, former coach Shahnaz Sheikh termed it as an excuse to deny their players from playing in the HIL.