Junior Hockey World Cup

Junior Hockey World Cup: PM Narendra Modi congratulates Indian colts on winning prestigious title

Junior Hockey World Cup: PM Narendra Modi congratulates Indian colts on winning prestigious title

The win has brought the focus back on India's national sport, where at the senior level, we have eight Olympic titles and one World Cup. 

Dec 19, 2016, 08:39 AM IST
India celebrate Junior Hockey World Cup triumph; captain Harjeet Singh promises bright future

India celebrate Junior Hockey World Cup triumph; captain Harjeet Singh promises bright future

India thus became the only other nation than Germany to have won the title more than once. India last won the title way back in 2001.

Dec 18, 2016, 23:27 PM IST
Junior Hockey World Cup: India beat Australia 4-2 on penalties to enter final after 15 years

Junior Hockey World Cup: India beat Australia 4-2 on penalties to enter final after 15 years

India will now meet Belgium on Sunday who stun six-time world champions Argentina in the first semi-finals.

Dec 16, 2016, 19:48 PM IST
2016 Junior Hockey World Cup: India beat Spain 2-1 to enter semis

2016 Junior Hockey World Cup: India beat Spain 2-1 to enter semis

India will play Australia in the second semi-final of the tournament, while defending champions Germany will take on another European heavyweights Belgium in the first semis.

Dec 15, 2016, 20:35 PM IST
Junior Hockey World Cup: India chalks out quarter-finals plans, to play 'simple-hockey' against Spain.

Junior Hockey World Cup: India chalks out quarter-finals plans, to play 'simple-hockey' against Spain.

The Indians have defeated the Spaniards twice in the recent past in a four-nation tournament in Valencia.

Dec 14, 2016, 15:40 PM IST
England thrash Canada 6-0 to enter quarter finals; Australia beat South Korea 5-0

England thrash Canada 6-0 to enter quarter finals; Australia beat South Korea 5-0

England, who confirmed a second place finish in Pool D which sets up a quarter-final meeting against defending Champions Germany, the winners of Pool C.

Dec 14, 2016, 10:10 AM IST
Junior Hockey World Cup: India beat South Africa 2-1, to face Spain in quarter-final

Junior Hockey World Cup: India beat South Africa 2-1, to face Spain in quarter-final

The Indians attacked in numbers from the word go but they seemed to fizzle out once inside the opposition circle.

Dec 13, 2016, 00:13 AM IST
Junior Hockey World Cup: Rampant India continue winning run, beat England 5-3

Junior Hockey World Cup: Rampant India continue winning run, beat England 5-3

India are now leading Pool D with six points from two wins and next play South Africa on December 12.

Dec 10, 2016, 20:14 PM IST
Junior Hockey World Cup: Indian colts thrash minnows Canada 4-0 to start Lucknow campaign in style

Junior Hockey World Cup: Indian colts thrash minnows Canada 4-0 to start Lucknow campaign in style

Led through a 35th minute strike by Mandeep Singh, Indians dominated from the start pushing the visitors to the edge.

Dec 08, 2016, 21:50 PM IST
Junior Hockey World Cup: Germany, New Zealand win opening matches

Junior Hockey World Cup: Germany, New Zealand win opening matches

Germany, New Zealand began their world cup hunt on high, beating Spain and New Zealand respectively.

Dec 08, 2016, 17:09 PM IST
India aim to shatter 15-year title drought at Junior Hockey World Cup

India aim to shatter 15-year title drought at Junior Hockey World Cup

A formidable Indian unit will take on the minnows and try to put an end to the jinx that has spanned over a decade and a half.

Dec 07, 2016, 15:18 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
Junior hockey team needs to go through sterner tests: Coach

Junior hockey team needs to go through sterner tests: Coach

Winning the 8th Junior Men's Asia Cup is just the beginning for Indian colts and they need to frequently face "sterner tests" to become world beaters, feels coach Harendra Singh.

Nov 23, 2015, 13:43 PM IST

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.

Dec 15, 2013, 20:09 PM IST

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.

Dec 15, 2013, 18:15 PM IST

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.

Dec 11, 2013, 00:02 AM IST

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.

Dec 10, 2013, 22:59 PM IST

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.

Dec 10, 2013, 19:29 PM IST

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.

Dec 09, 2013, 15:13 PM IST