Women hockey

Treat women hockey at par with men: Asia Cup broadcast snub upsets Indian team

Treat women hockey at par with men: Asia Cup broadcast snub upsets Indian team

Not for the first time, a men's hockey tournament was live on TV but the women's one was conveniently ignored. And quite rightly, the Asia Cup winners aren't happy about it. 

Nov 07, 2017, 11:04 AM IST
Beti ka khel dikhao: Why women's hockey Asia Cup wasn't live on TV

Beti ka khel dikhao: Why women's hockey Asia Cup wasn't live on TV

India women did the country proud by winning the 2017 Asia Cup in Japan on Sunday, but none of its matches was telecast live, unlike the men's Asia Cup last month. Zee Media tried to find out the reasons behind that.

Nov 06, 2017, 14:43 PM IST
Defender Sunita Lakra completes century of international matches for India's women hockey team

Defender Sunita Lakra completes century of international matches for India's women hockey team

Lakra made her international debut in 2009 and since has been a backbone of the Indian team.

May 17, 2017, 16:08 PM IST

Chinese women shock England 3-0, Germany down South Africa

Two outstanding field goals from Peng Yang helped China register an upset 3-0 victory over 2012 Olympic bronze medallists England in the women`s hockey World Cup match here today.

Jun 03, 2014, 21:02 PM IST

Poonam Rani, Chanchan Devi completes 100th international caps

Members of the Indian women`s hockey team, Poonam Rani and Chanchan Devi have achieved the rare feat of featuring in 100 international games for the country.

Apr 28, 2014, 15:46 PM IST

India hockey eves beat Ireland 2-1, pocket series

The Indian women`s hockey team continued their impressive show and defeated Ireland 2-1 in a keenly-contested second Test to take an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-match series in Dublin.

Apr 18, 2014, 14:45 PM IST

India defeat Ireland 3-1 in their first Test

Indian women`s hockey team registered a come-from-behind victory by getting the better of Ireland 3-1 in their first Test match played at Dublin, Ireland on Wednesday.

Apr 16, 2014, 16:34 PM IST

Indian eves win bronze in Asia Cup hockey

Indian eves at least has something to cheer about after missing out on a berth in next year`s World Cup as they defeated China via penalty shootout to clinch the bronze medal in the eighth women`s Asia Cup hockey tournament on Friday.

Sep 27, 2013, 20:06 PM IST

Hooda announces reward for junior hockey players from Haryana

Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda on Sunday announced a cash prize of Rs 5 lakh each for six hockey players from Haryana, who represented India team that won a bronze medal in Junior Women Hockey World Cup held in Germany.

Aug 05, 2013, 21:33 PM IST

SAI felicitates junior hockey players for winning silver

In the tournament held from June 27 to July 7, the team displayed exemplary grit and determination before losing to China in the title clash.

Jul 09, 2012, 19:49 PM IST

Indian eves lose 2-5 to China in Junior Asia Cup final

Indian women settled for silver at the 6th Junior Women`s Asia Cup hockey championship after China beat them 5-2 in the final, despite losers taking 2-0 lead.

Jul 07, 2012, 20:25 PM IST

2nd defeat in a row ends Indian eves` final hopes

India`s hopes to make the final of the women Asian Champions Trophy evaporated after losing 0-5 to Japan, largely due to mid-field lapses.

Sep 06, 2011, 21:01 PM IST

Argentina, England secure Hockey World Cup semi-final places

Argentina and England qualified for the women`s hockey World Cup semi-finals with a match to spare on Saturday ahead of their clash on Monday to decide the Pool B winners.

Sep 05, 2010, 15:18 PM IST

Argentina, England secure Hockey World Cup semi-final places

Argentina and England qualified for the women`s hockey World Cup semi-finals with a match to spare on Saturday ahead of their clash on Monday to decide the Pool B winners.

Sep 05, 2010, 15:18 PM IST

Six matches set for Friday after rain halts play

Incessant rain all day Thursday prevented play on the fifth day of the women’s hockey World Cup.

Sep 03, 2010, 09:49 AM IST

Six matches set for Friday after rain halts play

Incessant rain all day Thursday prevented play on the fifth day of the women’s hockey World Cup.

Sep 03, 2010, 09:49 AM IST

Negi’s self-promotion to coach Indian eves irks ministry

Former India goalkeeper Mir Ranjan Negi’s keen interest in the vaccant coach’s post of the women’s hockey team has not gone down well with the Sports Ministry.

Jul 24, 2010, 20:47 PM IST

Negi’s self-promotion to coach Indian eves irks ministry

Former India goalkeeper Mir Ranjan Negi’s keen interest in the vaccant coach’s post of the women’s hockey team has not gone down well with the Sports Ministry.

Jul 24, 2010, 20:47 PM IST

Indian women lose to Australia 2-6 in 4-Nation Hockey

After holding Germany to a draw in their opening fixture, Indian women caved in tamely to Australia, suffering a 2-6 defeat in the four-nation Hockey tournament at Essen in Germany, on Sunday.

Jun 27, 2010, 20:05 PM IST

Indian women lose to Australia 2-6 in 4-Nation Hockey

After holding Germany to a draw in their opening fixture, Indian women caved in tamely to Australia, suffering a 2-6 defeat in the four-nation Hockey tournament at Essen in Germany, on Sunday.

Jun 27, 2010, 20:05 PM IST