Sushila Chanu

Indian women's hockey team leaves for Test series against New Zealand

Indian women's hockey team leaves for Test series against New Zealand

The team, under newly-appointed Chief Coach Sjoerd Marijne, began the season with a 5-0 win against Belarus in Bhopal.

May 09, 2017, 14:52 PM IST
Great Britain outclass India 3-0 in women's hockey at Rio Olympics

Great Britain outclass India 3-0 in women's hockey at Rio Olympics

After a cautious first quarter, the English women who are the London 2012 bronze medalists, unleashed their fury by scoring within two minutes in the second quarter.

Aug 09, 2016, 05:06 AM IST
Eyeing Olympics glory, Indian hockey teams arrive in Rio

Eyeing Olympics glory, Indian hockey teams arrive in Rio

The Indian men's team will play Netherlands, Argentina, Germany, Ireland and Canada in their pool 'B' matches and will need to be in the top four in the pool to make it to the quarterfinals.

Jul 29, 2016, 22:20 PM IST
SHOCKING VIDEO: Days after being sacked as hockey captain, Ritu Rani breaks down on national TV

SHOCKING VIDEO: Days after being sacked as hockey captain, Ritu Rani breaks down on national TV

Fighting tears, Ritu said she had never imagined that selectors will take such harsh decision and they have shattered her dreams of playing for country in Olympics.

Jul 15, 2016, 17:27 PM IST
Rio Olympics: Changes in women's hockey squad, Sushila Chanu replaces Ritu Rani as captain

Rio Olympics: Changes in women's hockey squad, Sushila Chanu replaces Ritu Rani as captain

Indian eves' only appearance in the Olympics till now was in the 1980 Moscow edition, but there was no qualification process back then.

Jul 12, 2016, 18:06 PM IST
PR Sreejesh, Deepika win Hockey India Player of the Year awards

PR Sreejesh, Deepika win Hockey India Player of the Year awards

Both Sreejesh and Deepika bagged Rs. 25 lakh and a trophy each for their achievement.

Mar 26, 2016, 19:13 PM IST
Sardar Singh recommended for Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award

Sardar Singh recommended for Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award

Indian men's hockey team captain Sardar Singh has been recommended for the prestigious Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award while 11 other names, including six women, have been put forward by Hockey India for the Arjuna award.

May 08, 2015, 20:45 PM IST
Indian hockey team focussing on "speedy passing" ahead of Incheon Asian Games

Indian hockey team focussing on "speedy passing" ahead of Incheon Asian Games

Striker SV Sunil says the Indian hockey team is working on "speedy passing" ahead of their Asian Games opener against Sri Lanka on September 21.

Sep 17, 2014, 14:42 PM IST

Eventful 2013 for Indian hockey as women outperform men

The launch of a much-hyped professional league on the lines of IPL, the rise and fall of colts, an overhaul of the coaching set-up and women overshadowing their male counterparts -- 2013 was an eventful roller-coaster ride for Indian hockey.

Dec 25, 2013, 13:41 PM IST

Sushila Chanu to lead India in Jr. Women`s Hockey World Cup

Defender Sushila Chanu will lead an 18-member Indian team in the FIH Junior Women`s World Cup to be played at Monchengladbach, Germany from July 27 to August 4.

Jun 30, 2013, 13:53 PM IST