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Sardar Singh retained captain for upcoming Commonwealth Games

India may have finished a poor ninth at the World Cup, but Hockey India continued to repose faith in Sardar Singh, retaining him as captain of the national men`s team for the forthcoming Commonwealth Games.

Baskaran returns as India`s hockey coach

Olympic gold medallist V. Baskaran will return as coach of the Indian men`s hockey team and will work under recently appointed chief coach Terry Walsh.

Indian women beat Malaysia 5-1, enter Asian Champions Trophy final

Indian women continued their impressive show at the Asian Champions Trophy (ACT) hockey tournament as they spanked Malaysia 5-1 to secure their place in the summit clash of the event at Kakamigahara, Japan on Monday.

Rasquinha optimistic about India qualifying for next World Cup

Former India hockey captain Viren Rasquinha is hopeful that India would qualify for next year`s World Cup through the Asia Cup, but sees the route full of pitfalls.

HI inducts Vidarbha Hockey Association in its fold

Hockey India has inducted Vidarbha Hockey Association as an associate member.

SSCB, Jharkhand, Odisha notch up victories

Services Sports Control Board (SSCB), Hockey Jharkhand and Hockey Odisha won their respective league round matches in contrasting styles on Thursday.

Haryana thrash Mizoram 16-1

Haryana registered their second consecutive victory in Pool C after thrashing Mizoram 16-1 in the 3rd Hockey India Junior Men National Championship on Wednesday.

Holland tour helped us identify weaknesses: Sardar

Indian hockey captain Sardar Singh says the recent tour of the Netherlands has helped the team identify its weaknesses ahead of the World League Round III to be held next month.

Haryana to face Railways in final

Defending champions Railways and last year`s runners-up Haryana entered into the final of the 3rd Hockey India Senior Women National Championship after winning their respective semifinal ties on Monday.

Rajasthan win in 3rd Hockey India Senior Women Nationals

Five goals from Sonu helped Rajasthan thrash Bengal 9-2 in a Pool B league match of the 3rd Hockey India Senior Women National Championships on Thursday.

Win against Pak showed mental strength of boys: Nobbs

Indian hockey coach Michael Nobbs today said that the victory against arch-rivals Pakistan twice in a span of seven days was very pleasing.

Rupinder double helps India beat Pak 4-2 in Sultan Azlan Shah Cup

Drag-flicker Rupinder Pal Singh struck twice as India defeated arch-rivals Pakistan 4-2 in a thrilling match and avoided the wooden spoon in the Sultan Azlan Shah Hockey tournament here today.

Coaches in favour of third umpire in hockey

The controversial penalty stroke that enabled Malaysia hold India to a 2-2 draw in their final round-robin match of Sultan Azlan Shah hockey tournament, has once again initiated the debate about introducing third umpire in hockey, a move which FIH has been contemplating for a while now.

India concede late goal to go down 1-2 against South Korea

A defensive lapse towards the end cost India dear as they went down 1-2 against South Korea to suffer their second consecutive defeat in the Sultan Azlan Shah Hockey tournament, here on Sunday.

Ranchi Rhinos are champions of inaugural HIL

Ranchi Rhinos came from a goal down to beat Delhi Waveriders 2-1 and win the inaugural Hockey India League in a thrilling summit clash in front of a capacity home crowd at the Astroturf Hockey Stadium here on Sunday.

Punjab host Delhi in HIL

Jaypee Punjab Warriors would get a last chance to settle scores with Delhi Waveriders in the round-robin stage of the Hero Hockey India league when they host the table-toppers at Surjit Singh Hockey Stadium here on Tuesday.

Ever-improving Punjab looking to halt Delhi`s dream run

An ever-improving Jaypee Punjab Warriors would be hoping to put a stop to table toppers Delhi Waveriders` unbeaten run when they clash against each other in a round-robin match of the Hockey India League at the Major Dhyanchand Stadium here on Tuesday.

Punjab Warriors eager to continue winning run against UP

Jaypee Punjab Warriors would be keen to continue their winning form, when they take on Uttar Pradesh Wizards in their away game of the Hero Hockey India League here on Sunday.

Couzins, Hayward to replace Pak players in Waveriders team

New Zealand duo of Dean Couzins and Andrew Hayward will replace the two Pakistani players -- Muhammad Rizwan Sr and Muhammad Rizwan Jr -- in the Delhi Waveriders squad for the ongoing Hockey India League, according to a team source.

Punjab Warriors seek first home win

Punjab Warriors would look to set the record straight when they take on league leaders Uttar Pradesh Wizards at the Surjit Singh Stadium for a second time in the Hockey India League here on Tuesday.