Indian hockey news

Sultan Azlan Shah Cup: Big blow for Men in Blue as skipper PR Sreejesh ruled out of tournament after knee injury

Sultan Azlan Shah Cup: Big blow for Men in Blue as skipper PR Sreejesh ruled out of tournament after knee injury

Sreejesh was appointed India's captain when long-time skipper Sardar Singh was rested from last year's Champions Trophy in London, where India finished runners-up to Australia. He was subsequently given the captaincy for the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.

May 03, 2017, 15:16 PM IST

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.

Jul 03, 2014, 18:35 PM IST

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.

Nov 20, 2013, 14:22 PM IST

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.

Nov 04, 2013, 17:21 PM IST

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.

Jun 30, 2013, 10:07 AM IST

HI inducts Vidarbha Hockey Association in its fold

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

Jun 09, 2013, 15:17 PM IST

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.

Jun 05, 2013, 21:11 PM IST

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.

Jun 05, 2013, 19:13 PM IST

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.

May 10, 2013, 16:01 PM IST

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.

Apr 29, 2013, 20:29 PM IST

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.

Apr 25, 2013, 18:46 PM IST

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.

Mar 17, 2013, 16:07 PM IST

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.

Mar 17, 2013, 16:00 PM IST

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.

Mar 17, 2013, 11:24 AM IST

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.

Mar 10, 2013, 18:15 PM IST

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.

Feb 10, 2013, 23:26 PM IST

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.

Feb 04, 2013, 18:47 PM IST

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.

Jan 28, 2013, 17:30 PM IST

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.

Jan 26, 2013, 16:09 PM IST

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.

Jan 25, 2013, 13:35 PM IST