Junior Hockey World Cup: Netherlands win bronze

The Netherlands spanked Malaysia 7-2 to bag the bronze medal in the Hero Junior Men`s Hockey World Cup at the Major Dhyan Chand Stadium, on Sunday.

Lack of spectators in Junior Hockey WC is a concern: FIH chief

Empty seats during the Junior Hockey World Cup has not gone well with the FIH and the world body`s chief Leandro Negre on Sunday said that in future the organisers should be pro-active in bringing spectators in the stadium.

Our boys gave away the match to Koreans, says India coach Greg Clark

India on Tuesday crashed out of the Junior Men`s Hockey World Cup after being held to a 3-3 draw by Korea in their last pool match and a disappointed chief coach Greg Clark rued that his wards "gave away" the match.

India crash out of Junior Hockey World Cup after draw with Korea

India crashed out of the Hero Junior Men`s Hockey World Cup after being held 3-3 by Korea in a must-win Pool C match at the floodlit Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium here on Tuesday.

Belgium, Germany enter quarterfinals of Hero Junior Hockey World Cup

Riding on Maxime Plennevaux`s double strike in the last 10 minutes of the match, Belgium posted a come-from-behind 2-2 draw against Pakistan to qualify for quarterfinals while Germany thrashed Egypt 6-0 to make the cut at the Hero Junior Men`s Hockey World Cup here on Tuesday.

Junior Hockey World Cup: India vs Korea - Preview

With their backs to the wall, hosts India have no other option but to win in a tricky encounter against Korea in their do-or-die final Pool C match to progress to the quarterfinals of the Hero Junior Men`s Hockey World Cup here on Tuesday.

We deserved to win, says India coach Greg Clark

India`s chief coach Greg Clark begs to differ with his Canadian counterpart that the hosts were lucky to earn the 3-2 win today, saying his wards were the deserving winner in the Pool C encounter as they completely dominated the match.

Pakistan juniors determined to make up for seniors` failure: Coach

Pakistan junior hockey coach Anjum Saeed sees the ongoing Junior World Cup here as a major pointer to the future of the sport in his country, having failed for the first time to qualify for next year`s senior World Cup.

Junior Hockey World Cup: India vs Holland - Preview

Indian hockey`s rising stars will be under immense pressure but they would aim to rise above it and make a positive start in the Junior Men`s World Cup when they take on a formidable Netherlands in their opening tie, here from Friday.

India has better chance to win WC then any other team: Clark

Home conditions and a strong team make India one of the favourites to win the Junior Hockey World Cup, which starts here on Friday, feels India chief coach Greg Clark.

Hockey Junior World Cup: Korea looking forward to game against India

Korea coach Kim Young Kyu on Tuesday said that his team was looking forward to play against hosts India in their C league match in the upcoming Hockey Junior World Cup starting on Friday.

Argentina`s primary aim is semis, says coach Geneyro

Argentina come into the Junior Hockey World Cup as the Pan American champions and will be eyeing a second world title after 2005 but for coach Carlos Geneyro the primary aim is to reach the semi-finals of mega-event to be held here from December 6-15.

Germany determined to retain junior World hockey crown

Germany are determined to defend their title and extend their record to six in the Junior Hockey World Cup at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium here Dec 6-15.

Indian juniors upbeat about Hockey World Cup

Indian players are focused on the first match against the Netherlands in the Junior Hockey World Cup that starts here Dec 6.

Determined to start with a win against Netherlands: Rohidas

A tough opening match awaits India in the junior hockey World Cup in the form of mighty Netherlands, but vice-captain of the home team Amit Rohidas on Sunday said the players were determined to make a winning start in the December 6-15 tournament.

Belgium gear up for junior hockey men`s World Cup

Belgium junior men`s team on Sunday sweated it out during a practice session at the National stadium, with a clear goal of reaching the top of its group at the upcoming Hero Hockey Junior World Cup starting from Friday.

Ready for Junior Hockey World Cup, says India captain Manpreet

Indian captain Manpreet Singh today said they are confident of putting up a good show against a tough Holland side in their FIH Junior Hockey World Cup opener.

India are favourites to lift the Junior Hockey World Cup: England coach

England`s head coach Jon Bleby today said hosts India are one of the favourites to lift the Junior Hockey World Cup starting from December 6 here.

2001 champions wish current team wins Junior Hockey World Cup

Members of the Indian team which won the Junior Hockey World Cup in Hobart, Tasmania, 12 years ago are hoping the current squad, gearing up for the upcoming edition in Delhi in December, emulates their feat.

Jharkhand announced jobs for outstanding athletes

Jharkhand government has announced that it will provide employment to outstanding athletes of the state.