Pak hockey coach cries conspiracy behind team's 'humiliation' in India
Pak hockey coach cries conspiracy behind team's 'humiliation' in India

Pakistan hockey chief coach Shahnaz Shaikh has claimed that there was a conspiracy against his team following the suspension of Mohammad Tousiq and Amjad Ali meted out in the recently held Champions Trophy in Bhubaneswar.

Controversial sporting celebrations and gestures over the years

As Pakistan edged out India in a hard-fought semi-final of the Champions Trophy in Bhubaneswar, some of the Pakistani players allowed emotions to get the better of them as they engaged in over the top celebrations.

Pakistan hockey coach issues written apology over obscene gestures by players
Pakistan hockey coach issues written apology over obscene gestures by players

Pakistan hockey coach Shahnaz Sheikh on Sunday issued an official apology to FIH and Hockey India for the rude and obscene behavior of his players after their win against India in the semi-final of the FIH Men's Champions Trophy 2014 on Saturday.

FIH Champions Trophy: Pakistan has the capability to advance into QFs: Sardar Singh
FIH Champions Trophy: Pakistan has the capability to advance into QFs: Sardar Singh

 India captain Sardar Singh feels arch-rivals Pakistan have the arsenal in their disposal to progress to the next stage of the FIH Champions Trophy to be held here from December 6-14.

Asian Games: We have psychological advantage over India, says Pakistan goalie
Asian Games: We have psychological advantage over India, says Pakistan goalie

Pakistan started the mindgames ahead of their high-profile summit clash against arch-rivals India with goalkeeper Imran Butt claiming that his team will enjoy "psychological advantage" over Sardar Singh's boys when the two teams square off tomorrow.

Pak veterans team pull out of Masters World Cup

As if the humiliation of not being able to qualify for the ongoing World Cup in Rotterdam was not enough for Pakistani hockey fans now even the national veterans team has been forced to pull out of the Masters World Cup tournament on the sidelines of the main event.

Former Pakistan hockey greats stage protest over slump

A group of Pakistani Olympic hockey greats protested outside the parliament in Islamabad against the present set up in the Pakistan Hockey Federation, calling for the sacking of the present PHF officials and an inquiry against them.

Uniform set-up will help India, Pakistan hockey: Tahir Zaman

Pakistan hockey great Tahir Zaman believes if India and his country could work out a uniform sub-continental coaching structure and manual, both could benefit immensely branding their own unique hockey style.

Qadir gets two-match suspension for elbowing German player

Pakistan defender Muhammad Arslan Qadir was today suspended for two matches for a Level 2 offence which relates to a "physical assault, without injury, of another player" during their Pool A match against holders Germany at the ongoing Hero FIH Junior Men`s World Cup here.

We`ve worked on different strategies for each team: Pak coach

Pakistan have worked on different strategies for each team and would look to execute their plans in Hero Hockey Junior World Cup which begins here tomorrow, their coach Anjum Saeed said on Wednesday.

Germany determined to retain junior World hockey crown

Germany are determined to defend their title and extend their record to six in the Junior Hockey World Cup at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium here Dec 6-15.

We`re here to win hearts: Pakistan hockey coach

Pakistan junior hockey team`s coach Mohammed Danish Kaleem says his boys are here to "win Indian hearts" and in the process play well to win the Junior World Cup, starting here at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium Dec 6-15.

Pakistan`s hockey coach resigns

Akhtar Rasool, chief manager and head coach of Pakistan`s national hockey team, Tuesday resigned from his post after the national team`s failure to qualify for next year`s World Cup in Holland, Xinhua reported.

PHF secretary Bajwa resigns after team`s failure

The under-fire secretary of the Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF), Asif Bajwa resigned from his post today after the national team failed to qualify for the FIH World Cup for the first time since 1971.

Former Pak hockey players demand sacking of PHF officials

Former players on Saturday called for the sacking of Pakistan Hockey Federation officials after the country failed to qualify for the World Cup for the first time in history.

Pakistan hockey coach Tahir Zaman to quit after Asia Cup

Pakistan`s failure to qualify for next year`s hockey World Cup has already started to roll heads with coach Tahir Zaman hinting that he will step down from his position after the conclusion of the ongoing ninth Asia Cup, here.

Pak-India series will revive hockey in both countries: Akhtar Rasool

Akhtar Rasool, the head coach and manager of the Pakistan Hockey team, has called on the national federations of both India and Pakistan to work together in organising bilateral series to revive hockey in both the countries.

Abbasi thrown out of national camp for fasting

Pakistan hockey coach Akhtar Rasool today created a big controversy when he kicked out experienced forward Shakeel Abbasi from the national training camp for fasting.

Coach stays away from Olympics hockey training camp

Pakistan hockey appears to be caught in a web of problems as their foreign coach Michel Van Den Huevel has refused to attend a training camp for the London Olympic probables in protest over some issues.

Pakistani hockey stars leave for India to play in WSH

Defying Pakistan Hockey Federation`s directive, top players of the country has left for India on Wednesday to play in the unsanctioned World Hockey Series.