Terry Walsh ready to stay, but wants new contract
Terry Walsh ready to stay, but wants new contract

 Australian Terry Walsh, who resigned as Indian men's hockey team chief coach on Tuesday because of a "pay dispute", hinted that he was ready to reconsider his decision if he was given a new contract on his terms and conditions by the Sports Authority of India.

Hockey Champions Trophy online ticket sales begins today
Hockey Champions Trophy online ticket sales begins today

 Hockey India (HI) on Monday announced the commencement of online ticket sales for the much-awaited Hockey Champions Trophy to be held at the Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar, Odisha from December 6-14.

Cheapest Champions Trophy ticket to cost Rs.20
Cheapest Champions Trophy ticket to cost Rs.20

Hockey fans will get to see the prestigious Champions Trophy matches, to be held Dec 6-14 at the Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar, with the cheapest ticket costing only Rs.20 while the least-expensive ticket for the knock-out rounds will cost Rs.50.

Narinder Batra elected unopposed as HI president, Mushtaq Ahmed as general secretary
Narinder Batra elected unopposed as HI president, Mushtaq Ahmed as general secretary

Narinder Batra was elected unopposed as the president of the Hockey India on Monday while Mohammed Mushtaq Ahmad and Rajinder Singh were elected as new general secretary and treasurer respectively at the 4th Hockey India Congress, here.

Narinder Batra seeks Sports Minister's support after Asian Games hockey high
Narinder Batra seeks Sports Minister's support after Asian Games hockey high

Hockey India secretary general Narinder Batra on Friday wrote to Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal, requesting more support for the game to build on the success of the Incheon Asian Games.

Indian women's hockey team returns home with Asiad bronze
Indian women's hockey team returns home with Asiad bronze

The Indian women's hockey team arrived here on Friday to a grand welcome after bagging the bronze medal at the Asian Games in Incheon.

HI not to send official as IOA delegate to Asian Games
HI not to send official as IOA delegate to Asian Games

Hockey India Secretary General Narinder Batra on Wednesday said that HI will not send any of its officials as a delegate at the expense of Indian Olympic Association at the Asian Games even while he slammed the sports ministry for "interference" on the issue.

Hockey India extends contract with Shiv Naresh as kit partner till 2017
Hockey India extends contract with Shiv Naresh as kit partner till 2017

Hockey India on Wednesday extended its contract with Shiv Naresh as its kit partner for the national teams as well as the annual Hockey India League.

Troubled HIL flaunts new Pune franchise
Troubled HIL flaunts new Pune franchise

At a time when the Hero Hockey India League (HIL) is in troubled waters with the reported withdrawl of two teams, Hockey India (HI) on Friday roped in Deccan Water Treatment Pvt Ltd as the owners of the Pune franchise, the new addition to the city-based tournament.

Preparatory camp to be held for junior men's probables

Ahead of the 4th Sultan of Johor Cup hockey, a preparatory camp for the India junior men's core probables will commence from Saturday at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium here.

Asian Games 2014: Hockey India slams government for cutting down on support staff
Asian Games 2014: Hockey India slams government for cutting down on support staff

Hockey India on Wednesday described the government's decision to exclude its four key support staff, including a coach, from the Asian Games-bound contingent as "distraction", leaving its High Performance Director Roelant Oltmans in a state of "shock".

India await clearance for Johor Cup, SAI says green nod soon
India await clearance for Johor Cup, SAI says green nod soon

Uncertainty hovered over defending champion India's participation in next month's Sultan of Johor Cup junior hockey tournament as the national federation is yet to get the green signal from the Sports of Authority (SAI).

Don't expect medals from hockey teams after Govt apathy: Narinder Batra
Don't expect medals from hockey teams after Govt apathy: Narinder Batra

Hockey India (HI) secretary general Narinder Batra on Thursday said the country should not expect a medal from the national teams in the upcoming Asian Games in the wake of government's "shoddy treatment" of the national sport.

HI secretary general Batra hits back at SAI DG

 Hockey India Secretary General Narinder Batra today hit back at Sports Authority of India's Director General Jiji Thomson, accusing the top SAI official of "telling lies" and misguiding the media as far as conducting camps were concerned.

HI-SAI in collision course after cancellation of women`s camp

A war of words have broken out between Hockey India and Sports Authority of India regarding the cancellation of junior women hockey team`s national camp with the SAI accusing HI of overshooting the allocated budget.

Batra files RTI against top officials of SAI, Sports Ministry

After a national hockey camp was not cleared by the government, Hockey India`s secretary general Narinder Batra today filed an RTI against Ajit Sharan, secretary, ministry of sports, and SAI director general Jiji Thomson.

CWG 2014: Rousing welcome for silver-winning Indian hockey team

With a Commonwealth Games silver proudly hanging by their necks, the Indian men`s hockey team returned home to a rousing welcome by Hockey India (HI), Indian Olympic Association (IOA), fans and friends at the Indira Gandhi International airport here on Tuesday.

Hockey India inducts Hockey Patiala as new associate member

In its bid to develop the game at the grassroot level, Hockey India today inducted Hockey Patiala as its new associate member.

HI forms panel to review India`s shoddy performance in WC

Hockey India on Wednesday constituted a strong 11-member committee to evaluate India`s pathetic performance in the ongoing World Cup at The Hague, Netherlands.

AIBA threatens to sue Narinder Batra, Hockey India

A livid International Boxing Association today said it plans to sue Hockey India Secretary General Narinder Batra for alleging that AIBA accepted money to approve the ad-hoc `Boxing India` group for running the sport in the country following the federation`s termination.