Champions Trophy: India slump to second straight defeat, lose 2-4 to Argentina
Champions Trophy: India slump to second straight defeat, lose 2-4 to Argentina

India squandered their hard-earned lead on two occasions as they slumped to their second successive defeat losing 2-4 to World Cup bronze medallists Argentina in the Hero Champions Trophy, here on Sunday.

Hockey team to begin tough test against Aussies on Tuesday
Hockey team to begin tough test against Aussies on Tuesday

 High on confidence after being crowned Asian Champions, India's men's hockey team will test its skills against world number one Australia in a four-test series, beginning here on Tuesday.

India beat Bangladesh 3-1 in final hockey match take series 3-0

Continuing its dominating performance, Indian men`s hockey defeated Bangladesh 3-1 in the third and final match to clean sweep the series 3-0 in Dhaka Saturday.

India edge out Bangladesh 2-1 in hockey series opener

Riding its fine form after bagging a silver in the recently concluded Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, the Indian men`s hockey team edged out Bangladesh 2-1 in the opening Test of the three-match series that started today in Dhaka as part of the Asian Games tune-up.

Mumbai Magicians stun Uttar Pradesh Wizards

They might have struggled for most part of the tournament but Mumbai Magicians drew curtains to their campaign in the second Hero Hockey India League in style, defeating Uttar Pradesh Wizards 3-2 to register their second consecutive win here on Tuesday.

India finish disappointing 10th in junior hockey World Cup

Hosts India drew curtains to their disastrous campaign at the Hero Junior Men`s Hockey World Cup by finishing a disappointing 10th after losing to arch-rivals Pakistan in a classification match at the floodlit Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium, here today.

Junior Hockey WC: India to play Pakistan for 9-10th place

Ramandeep Singh scored two field goals to guide India to a comfortable 4-2 win over Argentina today and set up a mouth-watering clash against arch-rivals Pakistan in the 9th-10th place classification match at the Hero Junior Men`s Hockey World Cup here.

We`ll treat the classification tie like any other game, says India coach

Out of the podium race in the Hero Junior Men`s Hockey World Cup, India have a chance to redeem some pride with a win over arch-rivals Pakistan in the 9-10th place classification match but national coach Baljit Singh Saini today refused to treat the high-profile fixture as a "special" encounter.

Once a rebel, Gurjinder a key cog in India`s hockey wheel

At 18, Gurjinder Singh was a hockey multi-millionaire, never mind he was paid less than half the amount he was entitled to for playing in the lone edition of the World Series Hockey (WSH) last year.

India crash out of Junior Hockey World Cup after draw with Korea

India crashed out of the Hero Junior Men`s Hockey World Cup after being held 3-3 by Korea in a must-win Pool C match at the floodlit Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium here on Tuesday.

Indian juniors upbeat about Hockey World Cup

Indian players are focused on the first match against the Netherlands in the Junior Hockey World Cup that starts here Dec 6.

India finish fifth at Men`s Asian Champions hockey tourney

Akashdeep Singh scored three goals as India thrashed Oman 6-1 to finish fifth in the third Asian Champions Trophy hockey tournament at Kakamigahara, Japan on Sunday.

AI beat IOC to claim Obaidullah Khan Gold Cup

Last year`s runners-up Air India (AI) lifted the International Obaidullah Khan Gold Cup hockey tournament title by defeating holders Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) 4-3 in the final.

Punjab enter national hockey quarters

The Services crumbled meekly as Punjab, courtesy three goals apiece by Gurjinder Singh and Akashdeep Singh, raced to a 7-2 win in their concluding Pool C game entering the quarterfinals of Hockey India`s second senior national men`s hockey championship here Thursday.

Escaping from police custody, prisoner killed in accident

A prisoner, who had escaped from police custody and was fleeing in a car, was killed when a truck rammed into their vehicle.

Gurjinder guides Chandigarh to 1-0 win over Delhi

Gurjinder Singh scored late in the second half to guide Chandigarh Comets to a narrow 1-0 win over Delhi Wizards.

Gurjinder, Adil Khan in squad for AFC Challenge Cup

Gurjinder Singh and Adil Khan are the two new faces in the 23-member squad announced by national football coach Savio Medeira for the upcoming AFC Challenge Cup, which begins in Kathmandu, Nepal on March 9.

Oman thrash India 5-1 in an international friendly

A depleted India suffered a 1-5 thrashing at the hands of Oman in an international football friendly match, on Thursday.