World Champions Australia blank India 4-0 to lift 9th Sultan Azlan Shah Cup

World Champions Australia blank India 4-0 to lift 9th Sultan Azlan Shah Cup

India have previously won the title five times – in 1985, 1991, 1995, 2009 and 2010.

Hockey India official backs Sardar Singh, accuses complainant of blackmailing: Report

Hockey India official backs Sardar Singh, accuses complainant of blackmailing: Report

HI official threw his weight behind Sardar Singh and even launched counter-attack on the complainant.

Sardar Singh: Woman accuses Indian hockey captain of sexual, mental harassment

Sardar Singh: Woman accuses Indian hockey captain of sexual, mental harassment

The girl said that she was engaged to Sardar for four years and he mentally and physically harassed her.

India go down to Australia in second hockey test

India go down to Australia in second hockey test

Oz have now taken a 1-0 lead in the three-match test series. 

Former Indian women's hockey coach Neil Hawgood returns, Roger van Gent to join men's team

Former Indian women's hockey coach Neil Hawgood returns, Roger van Gent to join men's team

Neil Hawgood joined Indian women's hockey team as an assistant coach, while Roger van Gent is set to join the men's team as a strategy coach.

Indian colts end runner-up at Sultan of Johor Cup

Indian colts end runner-up at Sultan of Johor Cup

The Indian junior men's hockey team ended runner-up in the Sultan of Johor Cup after losing nail-biting penalty shoot out 3-4 to Great Britain, here on Sunday.

India hold NZ to 1-1 draw, win hockey Test series 2-1

India hold NZ to 1-1 draw, win hockey Test series 2-1

India eked out a 1-1 draw against New Zealand in the final hockey Test to pocket the four-match series 2-1.

HC notice to Hockey India on Gurbaj Singh’s plea

HC notice to Hockey India on Gurbaj Singh’s plea

The Punjab and Haryana High Court issued notice to Hockey India (HI) on a petition filed by mid-fielder Gurbaj Singh, who was suspended last month on charges of indiscipline.

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.

Improving on our penalty corner conversions, defence: Manpreet Singh

Improving on our penalty corner conversions, defence: Manpreet Singh

Getting ready for the upcoming tour of New Zealand, India mid-fielder Manpreet Singh today said that his team is working hard on improving its penalty corner conversions and defence.

India to play Pakistan in opening match of Sultan of Johor Cup

India to play Pakistan in opening match of Sultan of Johor Cup

 Two-time defending champions India will open their campaign against arch-rivals Pakistan on the inaugural day of the fifth Sultan of Johor Cup junior hockey tournament to be held in Johor Bahru, Malaysia from October 11 to 18.

India to play Argentina in tournament opener of HWL Final

India to play Argentina in tournament opener of HWL Final

 Hosts India will play Argentina in the opening match of the Hockey World League Final (HWL)to be held in Raipur from November 27 to December 6 this year.

India needs big investment in infrastructure to become world beaters: Ex-Dutch hockey star

India needs big investment in infrastructure to become world beaters: Ex-Dutch hockey star

India will have to invest huge amounts to improve hockey infrastructure in order to regain the top slot in the world, according to former Dutch hockey star and Olympian Floris Jan Bovelander.

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.

One field goal to be counted as two in HIL season 4

One field goal to be counted as two in HIL season 4

 In its bid to keep the artistic flavour of the game intact, a field goal will be counted as two in the next year's Hockey India League (HIL) as new rules and regulations take effect in season 4.

Athletes should not take legal route to get awards: P R Sreejesh

Athletes should not take legal route to get awards: P R Sreejesh

Indian hockey team's goalkeeper P R Sreejesh feels that athletes taking the legal route to get National Sports Awards is a disturbing trend and it devalues the honour and pride associated with the award.

Balbir Singh Sr, Pargat Singh congratulate women hockey team

Balbir Singh Sr, Pargat Singh congratulate women hockey team

Indian hockey legend Balbir Singh Sr and another former captain Pargat Singh on Saturday congratulated women's team, who will return to the Olympics after a long gap of 36 years, during next year's Rio Games.

India need more tough tests ahead of Rio Olympics: PR Sreejesh

India need more tough tests ahead of Rio Olympics: PR Sreejesh

 Hockey team goalkeeper PR Sreejesh feels India need to go through tough tests against top teams to excel in next year's Rio Olympics.

FIH promotes Deepak to International Outdoor Umpire

FIH promotes Deepak to International Outdoor Umpire

 Hockey India's national-level umpire Deepak Joshi has been promoted to the International Outdoor Umpire panel by the International Hockey Federation (FIH) on Wednesday.

Indian hockey has developed a bigger pool of players: Sardar Singh

Indian hockey has developed a bigger pool of players: Sardar Singh

Notwithstanding their poor penalty conversion rate in the recently concluded Europe tour, Indian captain Sardar Singh on Saturday said that hockey has certainly developed a bigger player pool with the future of the national sport looking bright.