Manpreet Singh

CWG 2018: India stun England to top Pool B and set up hockey semis clash with NZ

CWG 2018: India stun England to top Pool B and set up hockey semis clash with NZ

The Indian men's hockey team scored two goals in the final three minutes to overcome England 4-3 in a thrilling match to top Pool B and enter the semi-finals of the 21st Commonwealth Games on Wednesday.

Apr 11, 2018, 19:03 PM IST
CWG 2018: Asia conquered, Indian hockey sets sights on world stage

CWG 2018: Asia conquered, Indian hockey sets sights on world stage

Both men and women team reclaimed the Asia Cup last year and have the momentum to end the Commonwealth Games gold jinx in Gold Coast.

Mar 31, 2018, 10:45 AM IST
Don't hold ball for too long: Manpreet Singh reveals Sjoerd Marijne's plans ahead of Commonwealth Games

Don't hold ball for too long: Manpreet Singh reveals Sjoerd Marijne's plans ahead of Commonwealth Games

Swift dribbles have been the Indian hockey team's calling card since time immemorial but new national coach Sjoerd Marijne wants his men not to keep the ball for too long in a bid to attack with more gusto.

Mar 24, 2018, 17:36 PM IST
We can beat any team any day, says hockey ace Manpreet Singh

We can beat any team any day, says hockey ace Manpreet Singh

Ace midfielder Manpreet Singh asserted that the Indian men's hockey team is capable of beating any top side in the world and promised to deliver at least a medal, if not gold, at the coming Commonwealth Games (CWG) in Gold Coast, Australia.

Feb 26, 2018, 18:55 PM IST
Hockey India names 33-man core group ahead of Azlan Shah, Commonwealth Games

Hockey India names 33-man core group ahead of Azlan Shah, Commonwealth Games

Hockey India on Friday named a 33-man core probables' list for national camp ahead of the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup and Commonwealth Games (CWG) — the first two major events of what is going to be a gruelling season.

Feb 09, 2018, 21:02 PM IST
Hockey: India face Japan in four-nations opener in New Zealand

Hockey: India face Japan in four-nations opener in New Zealand

Indian men's hockey team will look to make a winning start to the new season when they take on Japan in their opening match of the Four Nations Invitational Tournament here on Wednesday.

Jan 16, 2018, 15:07 PM IST
Hockey: PR Sreejesh returns to India squad, Sardar Singh ignored again

Hockey: PR Sreejesh returns to India squad, Sardar Singh ignored again

While goalkeeper Sreejesh is making a return after an eight-month injury layoff, Sardar hasn't found favour with the selectors since the Hockey World League Final in Bhubaneswar.

Jan 08, 2018, 14:04 PM IST
Happy ending to India's up-and-down year in hockey

Happy ending to India's up-and-down year in hockey

Things weren't exactly going to plan until Hockey India appointed new coaches and were rewarded with Asia Cup gold by both men and women's team.

Dec 14, 2017, 16:37 PM IST
HWL 2017 Final: India out of form but not out of it

HWL 2017 Final: India out of form but not out of it

To call India’s performance below-par will be an understatement. After a fighting draw against Australia, the team’s graph plunged in defeats against England (2-3) and Germany (0-2).

Dec 05, 2017, 18:02 PM IST
Hockey: It's been a testing journey to 200 caps, says India captain Manpreet Singh

Hockey: It's been a testing journey to 200 caps, says India captain Manpreet Singh

Quite often, the true stories of the battle get lost in the glow of victory, but the background to such journeys always remains close to the heart of all achievers.

Dec 03, 2017, 19:46 PM IST

HWL Final, India vs Australia — As it happened...

Follow live India-Australia hockey score and updates from HWL Final, being played in Bhubaneswar.

Dec 01, 2017, 21:01 PM IST
India vs Australia, Hockey World League Final: Live Streaming, TV Guide, Date, Time, Venue

India vs Australia, Hockey World League Final: Live Streaming, TV Guide, Date, Time, Venue

India will open their campaign in the elite HWL Final against world champions and title holders Australia in Pool B.

Dec 01, 2017, 16:38 PM IST
Hockey World League Final: Nothing less than a medal should make India happy

Hockey World League Final: Nothing less than a medal should make India happy

Ranked 6th in the world at the moment, but playing the HWL Final only as virtue of hosts, India would want to tell the world that they are not in the top-eight group to make the numbers.

Dec 01, 2017, 16:01 PM IST
Sardar Singh is invaluable in defence, says India's hockey captain Manpreet Singh

Sardar Singh is invaluable in defence, says India's hockey captain Manpreet Singh

Manpreet Singh, who led India to the 2017 Asia Cup hockey title after a decade, is all praise for former skipper Sardar Singh, saying the veteran midfielder's presence in defence in the prestigious tournament was a boost for the backline.

Nov 08, 2017, 12:47 PM IST
India vs Malaysia, Hockey Asia Cup 2017 Final: Live streaming, TV listing, time, date, venue, squads

India vs Malaysia, Hockey Asia Cup 2017 Final: Live streaming, TV listing, time, date, venue, squads

Two join top scorers in the tournament will be seen in action today. Harmanpreet Singh and Faizal Saari are with seven goals each.

Oct 22, 2017, 08:46 AM IST
Asia Cup Hockey 2017: India beat Pakistan 3-1 to top Pool A

Asia Cup Hockey 2017: India beat Pakistan 3-1 to top Pool A

Pakistan, the winners of the first three editions of the tournament, started the third-quarter spritely, but two strikes from India in quick succession, in the 43rd and 45th minutes, dampened their spirits.

Oct 15, 2017, 19:53 PM IST
India vs Pakistan, Hockey Asia Cup 2017: What the numbers say ahead of the big match

India vs Pakistan, Hockey Asia Cup 2017: What the numbers say ahead of the big match

India won 7-1 for their biggest ever victory against Pakistan and then pummeled them again, this time 6-1, a week later during the Hockey World League Semifinals in London earlier in June.

Oct 15, 2017, 13:58 PM IST
Super Sunday awaits India vs Pakistan in hockey Asia Cup

Super Sunday awaits India vs Pakistan in hockey Asia Cup

Both the teams had shooting practice against hosts Bangladesh, beating them 7-0 each. But the superiority of India reflected in comparing the scorelines of two teams against Japan.

Oct 15, 2017, 11:19 AM IST
Asia Cup Hockey: Confident India face stern Pakistan test

Asia Cup Hockey: Confident India face stern Pakistan test

Rated as favourites to win the title, the Indians have been impressive so far, beating Japan and hosts Bangladesh comprehensively in their opening two Pool A matches.

Oct 14, 2017, 19:12 PM IST
What the 10th hockey Asia Cup means to India

What the 10th hockey Asia Cup means to India

It hasn't been a year to remember so far for India. A bronze medal at the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup was at best restoration of pride, after India failed to beat Malaysia for a place in the final. The HWL Semifinals in London brought further embarrassment, after India almost handed out World Cup invitations in defeats against Malaysia and Canada.

Oct 11, 2017, 09:10 AM IST