No FIH event in India till Pak players are punished: Hockey India
No FIH event in India till Pak players are punished: Hockey India

Taking strong exception to FIH's "weak" censure to Pakistani players for their obscene behaviour after beating India in the Champions Trophy semifinal, Hockey India on Sunday decided that it would not host any event sanctioned by the world body until strong punishment is handed out to the offenders.

Hockey India ends all ties with arch-rivals Pakistan
Hockey India ends all ties with arch-rivals Pakistan

Hockey India announced on Sunday of its decision to end all ties with Pakistan after their players made obscene gestures towards Indian fans and media after their win over India in the semi-final clash of Champions Trophy.

Hockey India doesn't need Terry Walsh's services: Narinder Batra
Hockey India doesn't need Terry Walsh's services: Narinder Batra

 Terry Walsh may have expressed a desire to again take up the Indian coaching job, but Hockey India on Tuesday made it clear that it doesn't require the services of the Australian anymore.

FIH gives its President's Award to Narinder Batra
FIH gives its President's Award to Narinder Batra

 In an honour for Narinder Batra, the Hockey India chief has been awarded the prestigious President's Award by the International Hockey Federation (FIH) at the conclusion of its Congress here.

Narinder Batra's son Dhruv passes away

In a tragic incident, Hockey India President Narinder Batra's son Dhruv died at a young age of 27 in Morocco, where he had gone with his father four days ago .

HI appoints Maharaj Krishan​ Kaushik as central zone's high performance manager

Hockey India (HI) Monday appointed Olympian Maharaj Krishan Kaushik as the high performance manager for the Central Zone.

Terry Walsh ready to stay, but wants new contract
Terry Walsh ready to stay, but wants new contract

 Australian Terry Walsh, who resigned as Indian men's hockey team chief coach on Tuesday because of a "pay dispute", hinted that he was ready to reconsider his decision if he was given a new contract on his terms and conditions by the Sports Authority of India.

Hockey Champions Trophy online ticket sales begins today
Hockey Champions Trophy online ticket sales begins today

 Hockey India (HI) on Monday announced the commencement of online ticket sales for the much-awaited Hockey Champions Trophy to be held at the Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar, Odisha from December 6-14.

Cheapest Champions Trophy ticket to cost Rs.20
Cheapest Champions Trophy ticket to cost Rs.20

Hockey fans will get to see the prestigious Champions Trophy matches, to be held Dec 6-14 at the Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar, with the cheapest ticket costing only Rs.20 while the least-expensive ticket for the knock-out rounds will cost Rs.50.

Narinder Batra elected unopposed as HI president, Mushtaq Ahmed as general secretary
Narinder Batra elected unopposed as HI president, Mushtaq Ahmed as general secretary

Narinder Batra was elected unopposed as the president of the Hockey India on Monday while Mohammed Mushtaq Ahmad and Rajinder Singh were elected as new general secretary and treasurer respectively at the 4th Hockey India Congress, here.

Narinder Batra seeks Sports Minister's support after Asian Games hockey high
Narinder Batra seeks Sports Minister's support after Asian Games hockey high

Hockey India secretary general Narinder Batra on Friday wrote to Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal, requesting more support for the game to build on the success of the Incheon Asian Games.

Indian women's hockey team returns home with Asiad bronze
Indian women's hockey team returns home with Asiad bronze

The Indian women's hockey team arrived here on Friday to a grand welcome after bagging the bronze medal at the Asian Games in Incheon.

HI not to send official as IOA delegate to Asian Games
HI not to send official as IOA delegate to Asian Games

Hockey India Secretary General Narinder Batra on Wednesday said that HI will not send any of its officials as a delegate at the expense of Indian Olympic Association at the Asian Games even while he slammed the sports ministry for "interference" on the issue.

Hockey India extends contract with Shiv Naresh as kit partner till 2017
Hockey India extends contract with Shiv Naresh as kit partner till 2017

Hockey India on Wednesday extended its contract with Shiv Naresh as its kit partner for the national teams as well as the annual Hockey India League.

Troubled HIL flaunts new Pune franchise
Troubled HIL flaunts new Pune franchise

At a time when the Hero Hockey India League (HIL) is in troubled waters with the reported withdrawl of two teams, Hockey India (HI) on Friday roped in Deccan Water Treatment Pvt Ltd as the owners of the Pune franchise, the new addition to the city-based tournament.

Preparatory camp to be held for junior men's probables

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.

Asian Games 2014: Hockey India slams government for cutting down on support staff
Asian Games 2014: Hockey India slams government for cutting down on support staff

Hockey India on Wednesday described the government's decision to exclude its four key support staff, including a coach, from the Asian Games-bound contingent as "distraction", leaving its High Performance Director Roelant Oltmans in a state of "shock".

India await clearance for Johor Cup, SAI says green nod soon
India await clearance for Johor Cup, SAI says green nod soon

Uncertainty hovered over defending champion India's participation in next month's Sultan of Johor Cup junior hockey tournament as the national federation is yet to get the green signal from the Sports of Authority (SAI).

Don't expect medals from hockey teams after Govt apathy: Narinder Batra
Don't expect medals from hockey teams after Govt apathy: Narinder Batra

Hockey India (HI) secretary general Narinder Batra on Thursday said the country should not expect a medal from the national teams in the upcoming Asian Games in the wake of government's "shoddy treatment" of the national sport.

HI secretary general Batra hits back at SAI DG

 Hockey India Secretary General Narinder Batra today hit back at Sports Authority of India's Director General Jiji Thomson, accusing the top SAI official of "telling lies" and misguiding the media as far as conducting camps were concerned.