Asiad champion Indian hockey team returns home
Asiad champion Indian hockey team returns home

The Incheon Asian games gold medal winning Indian men's hockey team returned home to a rousing welcome by Hockey India (HI), fans and friends at the Indira Gandhi International airport in New Delhi today.

Narendra Batra blames Sports Ministry for delay in getting air tickets
Narendra Batra blames Sports Ministry for delay in getting air tickets

With the Indian men's team slated to leave on Thursday for the Asian Games, Hockey India secretary general Narendra Batra on Tuesday blamed the Sports Ministry for delay in getting air tickets for Incheon and said the body should not be criticised if the team fails to shine.

Hockey: India thrash Dutch club 7-0

The Indian hockey team began its European Tour on a positive note by hammering Leiden Hockey Club (Dutch National Club) 7-0 in the first build-up game played at Oegstgeest, The Netherlands.

Jude Felix is new coach of senior men Hockey Team: HI

Former India captain Jude Felix has been appointed as coach of the senior men`s national hockey team and the Olympian will work under Chief Coach Terry Walsh, Hockey India (HI) said today.

India needs to be confident and consistent: Oltmans

Indian Hockey`s High Performance Director Roelant Oltmans on Tuesday said India needs to put up a "confident and consistent" performance to secure one of the three automatic World Cup berths up for grabs in the FIH World League Round 3.

Pakistan`s Asian hockey champion team returns home

Pakistan`s national hockey team returned home after winning the men`s Asian Champions Trophy 2012 in Doha, Qatar.

Indian eves stumble at the first hurdle

Indian women`s hockey team failed to match the pace and guile of hosts Argentina and suffered a 1-3 defeat in the inaugural match of the four-nation tournament at the Parana.

Maken accepts HI mistake; announces bigger reward

Maken has clarified that the players would be given Rs 1.5 lakh each as was specified in the scheme of the ministry.

Russian jet carrying hockey team crashes, 43 dead

The Yak-42 plane, that crashed soon after taking off was carrying the Lokomotiv ice hockey team.