Foreign coaches do not suit Indian hockey: KPS Gill

As Indian hockey is in trouble over appointment of a coach, KPS Gill feels the experiment was a flop.

Indian hockey needs complete overhaul, says Negi

Former India goalkeeper Mir Ranjan Negi on Saturday called for a complete overhaul of hockey administration in India and said he was willing to offer any service for the betterment of the sport.

It will be tough to beat India in Asian Games: Sohail Abbas

Pakistan drag-flicker Sohail Abbas beating India in the upcoming Asian Games will not be easy as Rajpal Singh and Co are far better team now.

Gurbux recalls memories of Dhyan Chand

Indian hockey wizard Major Dhyan Chand loved fishing and cooked for his wards when he was a coach, former Olympian Gurbux Singh said.

Nonagenarian Olympian goalkeeper Leo Pinto passes away

One of the country’s all-time great hockey players and the oldest Olympian, Leo Pinto, breathed his last here today at the age of 96.

India trounce France 6-0, pocket hockey series

Sandeep Singh continued his goal-scoring spree as India thrashed France 6-0 in second hockey Test.

Indian women lose to Australia 2-6 in 4-Nation Hockey

After holding Germany to a draw in their opening fixture, Indian women caved in tamely to Australia, suffering a 2-6 defeat in the four-nation Hockey tournament at Essen in Germany, on Sunday.

Hockey: Canada hold India to 1-1 draw in second Test

Indian eves squandered a one goal lead to play out a 1-1 draw against Canada in their second game of the four-match Test series at Tamanawis Park, Surrey.

Sandeep Singh returns to national hockey team for Europe tour

Dragflicker Sandeep Singh returned, while injured striker Shivendra Singh and midfielder Arjun Halappa were rested from a 22-member Indian hockey squad for a tour of Europe, starting next month.

KPS Gill supports government’s tenure limitation guidelines

KPS Gill backed the government’s contentious tenure limitation guidelines and also made it clear that he will not contest the much-awaited election of IHF.

Injuries threaten Ignace career

Nagging injuries and failure to become a regular member of the Indian team may just bring the curtain down on another former captain, Ignace Tirkey, who is mulling retirement.

Azlan win is just a beginning: Harendra Singh

India coach Harendra Singh on Sunday said the victory in the Azlan Shah tournament is a step forward in finding a pool of players before the Commonwealth Games and Asian Games later this year.

Three Indians in Sultan Azlan Shah XI

Midfield trio of Arjun Halappa, Sardar Singh and Gurbaj Singh were today included in the Azlan Shah XI which was named after India shared the winners’ trophy with Korea here on Sunday.

Battle of equals in offing as India face Korea in Azlan Shah

Back in the groove with the thumping victory over arch-rivals Pakistan, India will seek to continue their winning momentum when they take on Korea in their third league match of the Azlan Shah Cup hockey tournament here on Sunday.

India beat arch-rivals Pak 4-2 in Azlan Shah

India beat Pakistan by 4-2 in Sultan Azlan Shah Hockey tournament here on Friday.

India to play China in Azlan Shah campaign-opener

Defending champions India will take on China in their campaign-opener at the 19th Sultan Azlan Shah Cup International Hockey Tournament to be held at Ipoh, Malaysia from May 6-16.

Air India, Punjab & Sind enter semis of Gold Cup hockey

Air India and Punjab and Sind Bank (PSB) sailed into the semi-finals of the All-India Obaidullah Khan Gold Cup hockey tournament here.

Indian women hold Japan 2-2, lose hockey series 0-3

An impressive India held Japan to a 2-2 draw in their final game of the four-match women’s hockey Test series at the Gifu Green Stadium, Kakamigahara on Wednesday.

Former Mumbai hockey official Baptist passes away

Former president of the erstwhile Bombay Hockey Association, Baptist de Souza, on Tuesday breathed his last after a brief illness. He was 81.

FIH to allocate one tournament to India every year

Lured by commercial success of the just-concluded men’s World Cup, the International Hockey Federation has decided to allot one world-level tournament to India every year for next fours years.