Ahead of the 4th Sultan of Johor Cup hockey, a preparatory camp for the India junior men's core probables will commence from Saturday at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium here.
Midfielder Ritu Rani will lead a 16-member Indian women's hockey team in the upcoming Asian Games, aiming to do better than the fifth place finish it managed in the recent Commonwealth Games.
India hockey captain Sardar Singh is the latest to complete the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge and nominated batting legend Sachin Tendulkar, Bollywood actor John Abraham and former Netherlands skipper Teun de Nooijer to take up the dare.
The preparatory camp for the senior Indian men hockey probables for the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games will begin at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium here from tomorrow.
Former India captain Jude Felix has been appointed as coach of the senior men`s national hockey team and the Olympian will work under Chief Coach Terry Walsh, Hockey India (HI) said today.
Indian hockey chief coach Terry Walsh is aiming for a top-8 finish at the upcoming FIH World Cup to be played in The Hague from May 31 to June 15.
India looked completely out of sorts against England in their opening match of the Hero Hockey World League Final but chief coach Terry Walsh said the result of the match could have been different had his wards capitalised on their moments in the game.
A relatively new-look India would be gunning for glory on home turf under new coach Terry Walsh in the inaugural Hero Hockey World League Final where the team will open its campaign against higher-ranked England at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium, here tomorrow.
The Netherlands coach Paul Vanass rates India as a strong team in the Hero Hockey World League Finals beginning here on January 10 and tipped the home side to reach the semifinals.
New Zealand head coach Colin Batch is eyeing a top-six finish in the Hero Hockey World League Final to be held at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium here from January 10-18.
The Hero Hockey World League Final is Terry Walsh`s first assignment with India, but the newly-appointed chief coach of the senior men`s team has reposed faith in his wards to put up a good show in the elite eight-nation event to be held here from January 10-18.
The training camp of the senior men core probables for the World Hockey League Final to be held in the capital from January 10-18 will begin at Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium on Saturday.
Newly-appointed coach of the national men`s hockey team Terry Walsh feels India needs to stop harping on its glorious past and focus on building a strong development programme, which is the need of the hour.
It was double delight for Germany`s Christopher Ruhr as he was awarded the player of the tournament and the highest goal scorer award after his team successfully defended the Hockey Junior World Cup title at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium here Sunday.
India finished a disappointing 10th in the Hero Junior Men`s Hockey World Cup after losing to arch-rivals Pakistan in the penalty shoot-out and chief coach Gregg Clark said it was the home team`s "worst performance" in the 16-team quadrennial event.
Hosts India drew curtains to their disastrous campaign at the Hero Junior Men`s Hockey World Cup by finishing a disappointing 10th after losing to arch-rivals Pakistan in a classification match at the floodlit Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium, here today.
Pakistan beat arch-rivals India 4-2 in a high-voltage penalty shoot-out after the 70th minute score read 1-1, to secure ninth position in the Hockey Junior World Cup at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium here Saturday.
Argentina beat South Africa 4-1 to finish 11th in the Hockey Junior World Cup at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium here Saturday.
Australia and Belgium beat New Zealand and South Korea respectively, in their 5-8 position playoffs of the Hockey Junior World Cup at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium here Friday.
Their dreams of a podium finish shattered, hosts India would be desperate to redeem some pride when they take on arch-rivals Pakistan in what promises to be a cracker of a contest in the 9th-10th place classification match at the Hero Junior Men`s Hockey World Cup here on saturday.