Rupinder Pal Singh

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
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
HWL 2017 Final: India arrive ‘too’ late against England, lose 2-3

HWL 2017 Final: India arrive ‘too’ late against England, lose 2-3

The defeat means India slip to the last position in Pool B with just one point. However, it doesn’t hurt their chances of progressing as the format ensures all eight teams play the quarterfinals.

Dec 02, 2017, 21:17 PM IST
Hockey World League 2017 Final: Defence is my top priority, says dragflicker Rupinder Pal Singh

Hockey World League 2017 Final: Defence is my top priority, says dragflicker Rupinder Pal Singh

Back in national colours after recovering from an injury, dragflick specialist Rupinder Pal Singh said defence will be his top priority as he looks to make a fresh start during India's campaign at the Hockey World League (HWL) Final here.

Nov 29, 2017, 15:40 PM IST
Focus is to get intensity higher, says Indian hockey coach Sjoerd Marijne

Focus is to get intensity higher, says Indian hockey coach Sjoerd Marijne

The team plays practice matches against Olympic Gold medalists Argentina on November 27 and England on November 28 respectively.

Nov 23, 2017, 18:55 PM IST
Hockey: Recalled for HWL Final, Rupinder Pal Singh eager to put 'toughest phase' behind

Hockey: Recalled for HWL Final, Rupinder Pal Singh eager to put 'toughest phase' behind

Back into the national fold after overcoming the "toughest phase of his career", fit-again dragflicker Rupinder Pal Singh says his comeback will be difficult as he has to stave off stiff competition from juniors to cement his place in the side.

Nov 17, 2017, 13:44 PM IST
Sardar Singh axed from India's squad for Hockey World League Final, Rupinder Pal Singh returns

Sardar Singh axed from India's squad for Hockey World League Final, Rupinder Pal Singh returns

Sardar is a former India captain and 2017 Khel Ratna award winner and was part of the 2017 Asia Cup that India won last month.

Nov 17, 2017, 11:32 AM IST
Hockey World League: Rupinder Pal Singh, SK Uthappa ruled out, but India confident ahead of HWL Semi Final

Hockey World League: Rupinder Pal Singh, SK Uthappa ruled out, but India confident ahead of HWL Semi Final

India are placed in an easier Pool B, with the Netherlands only team ranked higher. Other teams in the pool are Pakistan and Canada. The other pool comprises Olympic 2016 champions Argentina, England, South Korea, Malaysia and China.

Jun 15, 2017, 00:04 AM IST
Sultan Azlan Shah Cup: Dominant India blank New Zealand 4-0 to finish third

Sultan Azlan Shah Cup: Dominant India blank New Zealand 4-0 to finish third

India had finished runners-up in last year`s edition when they had lost 0-4 to Australia in the final.

May 06, 2017, 19:27 PM IST
Hockey India League: Delhi Waveriders thrash Punjab Warriors 6-1, jump to 3rd spot in standings

Hockey India League: Delhi Waveriders thrash Punjab Warriors 6-1, jump to 3rd spot in standings

The win took the Waveriders to the third spot in the standings with 21 points from eight games, leaving Punjab at the bottom of the table with 17 points.

Feb 18, 2017, 09:51 AM IST
HIL, PREVIEW: Confident Delhi Waveriders take on Dabang Mumbai in bid to grab semi-final spot

HIL, PREVIEW: Confident Delhi Waveriders take on Dabang Mumbai in bid to grab semi-final spot

Delhi will go into the game riding high on the confidence they have gained from the two successive wins against UP Wizards and Kalinga Lancers.

Feb 14, 2017, 16:20 PM IST
Hockey India League: Rupinder Pal Singh, Simon Child's late strike help Delhi Waveriders beat Kalinga Lancers 6-4

Hockey India League: Rupinder Pal Singh, Simon Child's late strike help Delhi Waveriders beat Kalinga Lancers 6-4

Rupinder has been successful at converting just one goal from the 10 PCs he has attempted this season.

Feb 12, 2017, 22:28 PM IST
Rupinder Pal Singh, PR Sreejesh want India to resume hockey ties with Pakistan

Rupinder Pal Singh, PR Sreejesh want India to resume hockey ties with Pakistan

Rupinder was the highest scorer in Asian Champions Trophy with 11 goals to his name

Dec 06, 2016, 17:26 PM IST
Four Nations Hockey: India lose 2-3 to New Zealand, crash out of title race

Four Nations Hockey: India lose 2-3 to New Zealand, crash out of title race

The loss means India will now play Malaysia for the third-fourth place classification match tomorrow.

Nov 26, 2016, 14:40 PM IST
India go down 2-3 to Australia in a nervy four-nation hockey tournament opener

India go down 2-3 to Australia in a nervy four-nation hockey tournament opener

At halftime, the game was beautifully poised at 1-1.

Nov 23, 2016, 17:54 PM IST
Asian Champions Trophy: We have to go on and win bigger global events, says Roelant Oltmans

Asian Champions Trophy: We have to go on and win bigger global events, says Roelant Oltmans

India played the final without its team skipper PR Sreejesh, who was ruled out due to a hamstring injury suffered during the semifinal against South Korea, which India won through the penalty shootout.

Oct 30, 2016, 22:28 PM IST
India beat 3-2 Pakistan to clinch second Asian Champions Trophy title

India beat 3-2 Pakistan to clinch second Asian Champions Trophy title

Men's hockey team gifted India the perfect Diwali gift on Sunday by winning the second Asian Champions trophy after defeating bitter rivals Pakistan 3-2 in the final at Kuantan, Malaysia.

Oct 30, 2016, 20:07 PM IST
Asian Champions Trophy Final: India vs Pakistan — As it happened...

Asian Champions Trophy Final: India vs Pakistan — As it happened...

Rupinder Pal Singh, Affa Yousuf, Nikkin Thimmaiah scored for India.

Oct 30, 2016, 16:45 PM IST
My role is to score from penalty corners, says ten-goal flicker Rupinder Pal Singh

My role is to score from penalty corners, says ten-goal flicker Rupinder Pal Singh

For the first time in his career, Rupinder has scored 10 goals in a hockey tournament with his rasping drag-flicks here.

Oct 27, 2016, 14:34 PM IST
Asian Champions Trophy: India ride on Rupinder Pal's brace to down Malaysia 2-1

Asian Champions Trophy: India ride on Rupinder Pal's brace to down Malaysia 2-1

Indian captain PR Sreejesh was rested for another game to help recovery from his foot injury.

Oct 26, 2016, 20:27 PM IST