International Hockey Federation

Pro League doors open, India makes hockey strong: International Hockey Federation CEO Jason McCracken

Pro League doors open, India makes hockey strong: International Hockey Federation CEO Jason McCracken

The FIH assurance comes despite India pulling out of the event initially.

Dec 03, 2017, 19:38 PM IST
Bhubaneswar to host World Hockey League 2017, 2018 World Cup finals

Bhubaneswar to host World Hockey League 2017, 2018 World Cup finals

The venue successfully hosted the 2014 Men's Hockey Champions Trophy. It is also home to the current Hockey India League champions, the Kalinga Lancers.

Mar 27, 2017, 15:04 PM IST
Kolkata could host HIL matches, says SAI regional director

Kolkata could host HIL matches, says SAI regional director

The 2017 edition of the HIL, featuring six sides, starts January 21.

Dec 28, 2016, 14:54 PM IST
Excluded from Junior Hockey World Cup, PHF mulls legal action against FIH

Excluded from Junior Hockey World Cup, PHF mulls legal action against FIH

The PHF is considering filing a case with the Court of Arbitration for Sports in Geneva against the head sporting body.

Dec 01, 2016, 17:56 PM IST
Pakistan not to play in Junior Hockey World Cup in India: FIH

Pakistan not to play in Junior Hockey World Cup in India: FIH

Malaysia's junior men's team will replace Pakistan in the event to be held in Lucknow from December 8 to 18, FIH said in a statement.

Nov 29, 2016, 00:17 AM IST
Hockey India president Batra is new boss of world hockey, first Asian to grab the post

Hockey India president Batra is new boss of world hockey, first Asian to grab the post

Batra, who is the president of Hockey India, defeated David Balbirnie of Ireland and Australia's Ken Read to become the 12th FIH President -- the first Asian to grab the post.

Nov 12, 2016, 17:38 PM IST
FIH throws major part of Indo-Pak hockey history into dustbin

FIH throws major part of Indo-Pak hockey history into dustbin

The 'TMS Data' that the FIH has compiled and circulated around the world only list 46 India-Pakistan matches before yesterday's match in the fourth Asian Champions Trophy here.

Oct 24, 2016, 14:52 PM IST
Six-nation hockey: India lose to New Zealand, to face Argentina tomorrow

Six-nation hockey: India lose to New Zealand, to face Argentina tomorrow

India will finish their round robin campaign against Spain on Sunday.

Jul 01, 2016, 12:33 PM IST
FIH announces new structure of international hockey events from 2019

FIH announces new structure of international hockey events from 2019

FIH also decided that Champions Trophy will be scrapped and the 2018 edition in Amsterdam will be the last tournament.

Apr 18, 2016, 18:22 PM IST
New Global Hockey League to change structure of FIH

New Global Hockey League to change structure of FIH

The FIH, he said, had now decided that if a continent's qualifier pulls out and another team from that continent had not qualified, the FIH would step in.

Apr 15, 2016, 20:45 PM IST
International Hockey Federation eyes new technology to attract youngsters

International Hockey Federation eyes new technology to attract youngsters

The Hockey Revolution programme launched at the end of last year will set a direction for FIH until 2024.

Nov 30, 2015, 21:31 PM IST
India jump two places to be sixth in world hockey rankings

India jump two places to be sixth in world hockey rankings

India leapfrogged Belgium in the rankings.

Nov 07, 2015, 14:32 PM IST
Ticket sales start for Hockey World League Final

Ticket sales start for Hockey World League Final

The online ticket sales for the tournament commenced on October 27.

Nov 02, 2015, 16:35 PM IST
Ireland qualify for 2016 Olympics hockey after a century

Ireland qualify for 2016 Olympics hockey after a century

Irish men's hockey team has qualified for the Olympic Games after a gap of more than 100 years.

Oct 25, 2015, 16:38 PM IST
FIH requests IOA to remove reference to IHF in records

FIH requests IOA to remove reference to IHF in records

International Hockey Federation has requested the IOA to recognise HI as the sole governing body for the sport in India.

Oct 24, 2015, 13:41 PM IST
Japan's women's hockey team qualify for Olympics

Japan's women's hockey team qualify for Olympics

The International Hockey Federation (FIH) on Thursday confirmed that the Japanese women's team have qualified for the 2016 Rio Olympic Games.

Oct 22, 2015, 15:23 PM IST
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.

Sep 23, 2015, 20:36 PM IST
Will suggest FIH to launch a six-a-side World Cup: Dilip Tirkey

Will suggest FIH to launch a six-a-side World Cup: Dilip Tirkey

Impressed with the ever-growing popularity of T20 cricket, former India hockey captain Dilip Tirkey has decided to suggest the International Hockey Federation (FIH) to introduce a six-a-side World Cup to popularise the game in new countries.

Sep 22, 2015, 18:31 PM IST
HIL auction: Change of rule regarding field goals works in favour of strikers

HIL auction: Change of rule regarding field goals works in favour of strikers

The recent rule change to award two goals for each field goal scored during the fourth edition of the Hockey India League (HIL) proved beneficial for forwards. During the 2015 HIL players' auction held on Thursday in Delhi, franchises doled out huge sums to acquire the services of goal poachers.

Sep 17, 2015, 22:20 PM IST
FIH not to interfere in India-Pakistan hockey matters

FIH not to interfere in India-Pakistan hockey matters

 The International Hockey Federation (FIH) has said it does not intend to interfere in the tiff between the Indian and Pakistani federations vis-a-vis their bilateral ties.

Sep 17, 2015, 16:21 PM IST