Hockey scene in India better than Pakistan: PHF secretary
Hockey scene in India better than Pakistan: PHF secretary

Pakistan Hockey Federation secretary Rana Mujahid is "frustrated" that the national sport is struggling to lure sponsors due to lack of international success in recent years and felt the scene was much better in India.

Cash crunch hits Pakistan hockey team's Asiad preparations

A severe cash crunch has struck Pakistan hockey team`s preparations for the Asian Games. The record eight-time champions hopes of defending their title is in jeopardy as the team`s Europe tour to prepare for the Incheon Asian Games, Sep 19-Oct, now looks doubtful.

Pak veterans team pull out of Masters World Cup

As if the humiliation of not being able to qualify for the ongoing World Cup in Rotterdam was not enough for Pakistani hockey fans now even the national veterans team has been forced to pull out of the Masters World Cup tournament on the sidelines of the main event.

PHF plans bilateral hockey with India, gets govt nod

Keen to revive bilateral ties with India, the Pakistan Hockey Federation is planning to host the country for a Test series and has got the government`s clearance for it even though the dates are yet to be finalised.

Olympian Shahnaz Shaikh to coach Pak hockey team

In a bid to pull Pakistan out of their recent slump, the Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) has appointed Olympian Shahnaz Shaikh as the senior teams` coach.

PHF woos former players to revive Hockey in Pakistan

The Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) has managed to woo back some of its disgruntled former stalwarts as it announced a new set up for the national senior and junior teams in a bid to revive the sport in the country and relive glory days at the world level.

PHF seeks government help to proceed with planned India series

The Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) has sought help from its government to proceed with a bilateral series with India, planned for March-April this year.

Indo-Pak bilateral hockey series likely in March: PHF

The much-anticipated bilateral hockey series between India and Pakistan is likely to resume in March this year after the former has shown keen interest to tour the troubled-torn nation for a three Test rubber, according to PHF.

PHF has proposed holding of bilateral series with India: Zaman

Pakistan Hockey Federation has recently sent a proposal to revive the bilateral series against India and are now awaiting a reply from Hockey India, according to the country`s hockey coach Tahir Zaman.

Pakistan keen on having hockey series with India

The Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) on Monday said it has resumed talks with the Indian hockey authorities to have a bilateral series as soon as possible.

Former Pakistan hockey greats stage protest over slump

A group of Pakistani Olympic hockey greats protested outside the parliament in Islamabad against the present set up in the Pakistan Hockey Federation, calling for the sacking of the present PHF officials and an inquiry against them.

PHF secretary Bajwa resigns after team`s failure

The under-fire secretary of the Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF), Asif Bajwa resigned from his post today after the national team failed to qualify for the FIH World Cup for the first time since 1971.

PHF Executive Board meets after Pak fails to qualify for WC

Changes are expected when the Pakistan Hockey Federation Executive Board meets in Lahore on Wednesday following the national team`s failure to qualify for next year`s World Cup.

Pakistan unlikely to sent players for 2014 Hockey India League

Pakistan did not play in the inaugural Hockey India League and it is extremely unlikely that they will also feature in the next year`s event.

Former Pak hockey players demand sacking of PHF officials

Former players on Saturday called for the sacking of Pakistan Hockey Federation officials after the country failed to qualify for the World Cup for the first time in history.

Pakistan hockey coach, team consultant at loggerheads

Pakistan hockey is in turmoil after a rift developed between the national coach Hanif Khan and the consultant Tahir Zaman during the recent Hockey World League in Malaysia.

Pakistan drop Shakeel Abbasi, Waseem Ahmed for Azlan Shah

The Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) has named an 18-man squad for the upcoming 22nd Azlan Shah Cup Hockey tournament beginning March 9 in the Malaysian city of Ipoh

PHF wants to enter into an agreement with HI

With a bilateral test series planned for March-April, the Pakistan Hockey Federation wants to enter into an agreement with Hockey India.

Fund crunch may force Pakistan to skip Azlan Shah

Pakistan will not be able to send its national team for Azlan Shah tournament in Malaysia next month and the junior team to Singapore unless the government released the promised funds, Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) has said

There won`t be any security issue for our players: PHF secy

The Pakistan Hockey Federation is confident that their players won`t face any security issues during the cash-rich Hockey India League that started in New Delhi today.