These tough matches will prepare us for Rio 2016: Roelant Oltmans
These tough matches will prepare us for Rio 2016: Roelant Oltmans

Having masterminded Belgium's ouster from the Champions Trophy Hockey tournament with a perfect strategy, India's high performance director Roelant Oltmans is eyeing many such encounters before the team gets ready for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.

Champions Trophy: India hammer Belgium, set-up semifinal date with Pakistan
Champions Trophy: India hammer Belgium, set-up semifinal date with Pakistan

India produced an inspirational performance with a magnificent come-from-behind 4-2 victory over Belgium to set-up a mouth-watering semi-final clash against Pakistan in the Champions Trophy hockey tournament, here on Thursday.

Champions Trophy: Birendra Lakra still unfit, doubtful for tomorrow's game vs Belgium
Champions Trophy: Birendra Lakra still unfit, doubtful for tomorrow's game vs Belgium

Senior Indian defender Birendra Lakra is a doubtful starter in tomorrow's crucial quarterfinal clash against fourth-ranked Belgium as he is yet to recover from his back injury, said India's High Performance Director Roelant Oltmans.

Champions Trophy: Confident India eye Belgium scalp for a semi berth
Champions Trophy: Confident India eye Belgium scalp for a semi berth

Their morale lifted by a stunning win over the Netherlands, India would now eye a semifinal berth when they take on an ever-improving Belgium in the quarterfinal of the Champions Trophy hockey tournament, here on Thursday.

Hockey World Cup: India concede last-minute winner to Belgium

India`s shaky defence conceded a goal 15 seconds from the hooter to go down 2-3 against Belgium in their opening game of hockey World Cup at the Kyocera Stadium, here today.

Need to keep a check on Belgium`s Tom Boon: Sardar

India captain Sardar Singh feels his team`s success in the tough hockey World Cup opener against Belgium tomorrow will largely depend on keeping opposition hit-man Tom Boon under check.

Hockey Word Cup: India look for a solid Cup start against confident Belgium

Injury-hit India will be seeking to reverse the tide of their recent encounters against Europe`s rising hockey powerhouse Belgium in the World Cup opener at the Kyocera Stadium tomorrow.

India loses 1-2 to Belgium, finishes 6th in World League Final

Hosts India blew away a goal lead and conceded two late goals to go down 1-2 against Belgium to finish sixth in the Hero Hockey World League Final on a chilly evening at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium, here today.

India storm into Champions Trophy hockey semis defeating Belgium 1-0

Indian hockey stormed into the semi-final of Champions Trophy hockey after 30 years by beating Belgium 1-0 on Thursday.

Champions Trophy: India look to settle scores with Belgium

India will have revenge on mind but injuries remain a worry for the team as it takes on Belgium in the quarterfinal clash of the Champions Trophy hockey tournament on Thursday.

London Olympics 2012 hockey: India vs Belgium as it happened...

India lose yet another match 0-3 to Belgium. India finishes its campaign in the league without a point.

Olympics hockey: India crash to fifth successive defeat

Belgium struck thrice to hand India their fifth consecutive defeat in the preliminary league of the Olympic men`s hockey competition here Tuesday.

Hockey: India beat Belgium 3-2; take 1-0 lead

Sandeep Singh struck twice and custodian Bharat Chetri saved a penalty stroke to steer India to a 3-2 win over hosts Belgium in the second hockey Test in Antwerp.

Hockey: India beat Belgium 3-2; take 1-0 lead

Sandeep Singh struck twice and custodian Bharat Chetri saved a penalty stroke to steer India to a 3-2 win over hosts Belgium in the second hockey Test in Antwerp.

India draw 3-3 with Belgium in 1st hockey Test

Drag-flicker Sandeep Singh`s twin strikes went in vain as India were held to a 3-3 draw by Belgium in the first hockey Test match at Temse, Belgium.

India draw 3-3 with Belgium in 1st hockey Test

Drag-flicker Sandeep Singh`s twin strikes went in vain as India were held to a 3-3 draw by Belgium in the first hockey Test match at Temse, Belgium.