"Versatile" and "speedy" Gurbaj Singh key for India in Sultan Azlan Shah: P R Sreejesh
"Versatile" and "speedy" Gurbaj Singh key for India in Sultan Azlan Shah: P R Sreejesh

A "versatile" and "speedy" Gurbaj Singh will be key to Indian hockey team's success in the upcoming 24th Sultan Azlan Shah Cup to be held in Ipoh, Malaysia, feels the national side's vice-captain and goalkeeper P R Sreejesh.

Sreejesh, Akashdeep, Rani lose out in FIH awards
Sreejesh, Akashdeep, Rani lose out in FIH awards

National men's hockey team goalkeeper P R Sreejesh, young striker Akashdeep Singh and woman player Rani Rampal missed out on the FIH 2014 International Players of the Year awards which was announced on Thursday.

Late Germany goal sinks India in FIH Champions Trophy
Late Germany goal sinks India in FIH Champions Trophy

Goalkeeper P R Sreejesh's magnificent effort went in vain as Olympic champions Germany scored a late goal to beat hosts India in their opening Pool B match of the Hero Champions Trophy at a packed Kalinga Stadium, here on Saturday.

Kerala offers job and cash prize to PR Sreejesh after India's Asiad gold in hockey
Kerala offers job and cash prize to PR Sreejesh after India's Asiad gold in hockey

The Kerala government on Wednesday offered a job and announced a cash prize of Rs 15 lakhs to national hockey team vice-captain P R Sreejesh, whose stellar performance in front of the goal helped India beat arch-rivals Pakistan in the final of the Incheon Asian Games.

Sreejesh receives warm welcome
Sreejesh receives warm welcome

National hockey team vice-captain P R Sreejesh, the hero of India's triumph in the Asian Games final against Pakistan, was accorded a warm welcome at the international airport here this afternoon.

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.

New rule will work in our favour in Asian Games: P R Sreejesh
New rule will work in our favour in Asian Games: P R Sreejesh

With new rules set to be introduced in the upcoming Asian Games, India's vice captain P R Sreejesh feels the change in format will work in their favour in Incheon as they have hands-on experience of playing a game of four quarters, courtesy Hockey India League.

Sardar hopes for sterling show from goalkeeper Sreejesh

The Sardar Singh-led Indian hockey team for the Commonwealth Games is looking forward to seeing their vice-captain and goalkeeper P.R. Sreejesh replicate his World Cup performance.

Hockey WC: We will play to win for Ramandeep, Nikkin, says Sreejesh

India will definitely miss the services of Ramandeep Singh and Nikkin Thimmaiah in the upcoming hockey World Cup but injuries to the two key strikers has made the team more determined to put up a good show in the mega-event, said goalkeeper P R Sreejesh.

Hockey: India thrash Dutch club 7-0

The Indian hockey team began its European Tour on a positive note by hammering Leiden Hockey Club (Dutch National Club) 7-0 in the first build-up game played at Oegstgeest, The Netherlands.

Indian hockey team set to leave for Europe tour tomorrow

Gearing up to present a strong challenge at the upcoming World Cup, the Indian hockey team will head for a tour of Europe tomorrow to play five build-up games -- including two each against World Cup hosts The Netherlands.

Cash awards for Raghunath, Sreejesh and Ramandeep

Hockey India (HI) on Wednesday announced cash award for three of its players who were a part of the Indian Men`s hockey team that won silver medal at the ninth Asia Cup at Ipoh, Malaysia.

Sreejesh proved he is India`s best goalkeeper: Oltmans

India`s interim coach Roelant Oltmans values team effort than individual brilliance but the Dutchman was all praise for P R Sreejesh`s sterling performance under the bar on Monday and termed him the "best goalkeeper" in the country.

Star players unlikely to take part in WSH

The World Series Hockey (WSH) on Tuesday suffered a big blow with India players, including skipper Sardar Singh and star drag-flicker Sandeep Singh, likely to skip the inaugural cash-rich tournament beginning on Wednesday.

Win against Pak would be befitting finale for us: Sreejesh

Indian men`s hockey team might be out of the title race of the Lanco International Super Series 9s after losing to Australia on Saturday ian P R Sreejesh wants to sign off on a high by winning Sunday`s bronze medal play-off against arch-rivals Pakistan.

Kerala announces Rs five lakh cash prize to Sreejesh

Kerala government announced a cash prize of Rs five lakh to Indian hockey team goalkeeper P R Sreejesh for playing a steller role in the Asian champions trophy trumph.

India`s win due to team work: Sreejesh

Goalkeeper P R Sreejesh, who played a stellar role in India`s victory at the inaugural Asian Champions Trophy, has attributed the success to team work.