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.

Indian eves eye revenge against Japan in bronze medal play-off
Indian eves eye revenge against Japan in bronze medal play-off

The gold medal already out of their grasp, Indian women's hockey team will be eyeing to return at least with a bronze from the 17th Asian Games when they take on Japan, in what can be regarded as a revenge encounter, in the third-fourth place play-off here on Wednesday.

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.

Indian women's hockey team departs for Asian Games
Indian women's hockey team departs for Asian Games

The Indian women's hockey team departed from here Saturday to participate in the 17th Asian Games to be held in the South Korean city of Incheon from Sep 19 to Oct 4.

Ritu Rani named captain of Asian Games-bound hockey squad
Ritu Rani named captain of Asian Games-bound hockey squad

Midfielder Ritu Rani will lead a 16-member Indian women's hockey team in the upcoming Asian Games, aiming to do better than the fifth place finish it managed in the recent Commonwealth Games.

Hockey, cue sport federations not happy with Arjuna Award snub

Hockey India (HI) and Billiards and Snooker Federation of India (BSFI) have openly criticised the Arjuna Award selection committee for ignoring players of their respective sports.

CWG 2014: Indian eves face Black sticks test on Sunday

Having outclassed Canada in the lung opener, the Indian women`s hockey team led by Ritu Rani will be facing a sterner test when they meet a formidable New Zealand side in another group league clash here tomorrow.

Captain Ritu expects women`s hockey team to fire at CWG

Going by the present form, Indian women`s hockey team captain Ritu Rani seems very positive and assured of a striking show from her young teammates at the Commonwealth Games here July 24-Aug 2.

Indian womens hockey team departs for Commonwealth Games

Riding high on their recent clean sweep against Malaysia, the Ritu Rani-led Indian womens hockey team is headed off to Edinburgh (Scotland) from the national capital today for the 20th edition of the Commonwealth Games starting July 23.

Ritu Rani to lead 16-member team in CWG

Hockey India (HI) today announced its Senior Women Hockey team to be led by midfielder Ritu Rani for the forthcoming Commonwealth Games, scheduled to take place at Glasgow from July 23 to August 3.

Ritu Rani to lead Indian women`s hockey team in Malaysia

Midfielder Ritu Rani will lead a 21-member Indian women`s hockey squad in the upcoming tour of Malaysia, which is scheduled to take place from June 7 to June 17 as part of preparations for the Commonwealth and Asian Games.

India lose 0-1 to USA in quarters

The Indian women`s hockey team put up a tough fight but eventually ran out of steam, losing 0-1 to USA in the quarterfinal of the Champions Challenge 1.

Prepared for opponents with planned strategies: Ritu Rani

Gearing up for the Women`s Champions Challenge after a successful build-up campaign in their recent tour of Europe, Indian women`s hockey captain Ritu Rani said the team is well-prepared to face the toughest of oppositions in the big event starting on Sunday in Glasgow.

India defeat Ireland 3-1 in their first Test

Indian women`s hockey team registered a come-from-behind victory by getting the better of Ireland 3-1 in their first Test match played at Dublin, Ireland on Wednesday.

Indian women`s hockey team leaves for Champions Challenge

The Indian women`s hockey team will leave for Ireland tonight as part its preparation for the FIH Champions Challenge 1 beginning April 27 in Glasgow, Scotland.

HI announces women`s hockey team for FIH Champions Challenge

Forwards Navneet Kaur and Neha Goyal have been included for the first time in the 18-member Indian women`s hockey squad, led by midfielder Ritu Rani, for the FIH Champions Challenge 1 to be held from April 27 May 4. Midfielder Chanchan Devi will be the vice-captain for the eight-nation tournament to be played at Glasgow, Scotland.

Indian women beat Malaysia 5-1, enter Asian Champions Trophy final

Indian women continued their impressive show at the Asian Champions Trophy (ACT) hockey tournament as they spanked Malaysia 5-1 to secure their place in the summit clash of the event at Kakamigahara, Japan on Monday.

HI names Indian women team for 3rd Asian Hockey Champions

Midfielder Ritu Rani will lead India`s 18-member senior women squad which will compete at the 3rd Asian Champions Trophy to be played at Kakamigahara, Japan from November 2 to 9, Hockey India said on Friday.

Asia Cup: Ritu Rani to lead Indian women`s hockey team

Veteran midfielder Ritu Rani will lead an 18-member Indian women`s hockey team in the eighth Asia Cup to be played in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from September 21 to 27.

Ritu Rani to captain India in World Hockey League Rd3

Ritu Rani will lead an 18-member Indian women`s hockey team in the semifinals of the World League Round 3 at Rotterdam, The Netherlands from June 13.