Have come back with lot of positives from Hawke's Bay: Ritu Rani
Have come back with lot of positives from Hawke's Bay: Ritu Rani

 The Indian women's hockey has drawn quite a few positives from its performance in the recently-concluded Hawke's Bay Cup even though it ended seventh in the event, feels captain Ritu Rani.

Indian eves suffer 1-4 defeat to New Zealand in Hawke's Bay Cup
Indian eves suffer 1-4 defeat to New Zealand in Hawke's Bay Cup

Indian women's hockey team lost 1-4 to hosts New Zealand to crash out in tyhe quarterfinals of the Hawke's Bay Cup here on Thursday.

India eye revival against Australia in Hawke's Bay Cup
India eye revival against Australia in Hawke's Bay Cup

 Pushed to wall by two consecutive losses, the Indian women's hockey team would seek revival but it would be easier said than done when they take on Australia in the Hawke's Bay Cup here on Tuesday.

Game against Australia important in Hawke's Bay Cup: Ritu Rani
Game against Australia important in Hawke's Bay Cup: Ritu Rani

Indian women's hockey captain Ritu Rani on Wednesday said that their pool match against Australia in the upcoming Hawke's Bay Cup will be an important one as it would give her team an opportunity to figure out its loopholes before playing in the World League Semi-Finals in June.

Shraddha Kapoor receives inaugural YFLO Women Achiever Award
Shraddha Kapoor receives inaugural YFLO Women Achiever Award

Ms Avarna Jain, Chairperson of YFLO  (Young FICCI Ladies Organisation) for the first time this year has instituted a Young Women Inspirators Award, which will be given to one woman every year who serves as an inspiration for young women. 

India name 18-member women's team for Hawke's Bay Cup hockey
India name 18-member women's team for Hawke's Bay Cup hockey

India today named a 18-member women's hockey team to be led by midfielder Ritu Rani for the Hawke's Bay Cup to be played in New Zealand from the April 11th to 19.

Besides India, the tournament will also feature Argentina, Australia, China, Japan, Korea, USA and hosts New Zealand.

Indian eves beat Poland 3-1 in FIH World Hockey League R2 final
Indian eves beat Poland 3-1 in FIH World Hockey League R2 final

Putting up a dominating show, India scored in three of the four quarters to outplay Poland 3-1 in the final and clinch the FIH World Hockey League Round 2 at Major Dhyan Chan stadium, here on Sunday.

Ritu Rani touches 200-international caps milestone
Ritu Rani touches 200-international caps milestone

Mid-fielder Ritu Rani on Sunday achieved a memorable milestone by earning her 200th International cap while leading the Indian women hockey team against Poland in the Finals of Hero FIH World League Round 2 at Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium.

Ritu Rani to lead India in World League women's hockey
Ritu Rani to lead India in World League women's hockey

Ritu Rani will skipper the Indian women's hockey team when they take the field in the eight-team FIH World League Round 2 to be played at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium here from March 7 to 15.

Indian eves lose 1-4 against the men's team of Dutch club GCHC
Indian eves lose 1-4 against the men's team of Dutch club GCHC

The Indian women's hockey team lost 1-4 against the men's team of Dutch side Groningsche Cricket en Hockey Club (GCHC) in their preparatory tour ahead of FIH World League Round 2 here.

Indian women's hockey team leaves for Rome
Indian women's hockey team leaves for Rome

 The Indian women's hockey team Tuesday left here for Italian capital Rome where they will play a five-match Test series Dec 3-12 to prepare for the World League Round 2 to be held here in March 2015.

Test series will prepare us for World League Round 2: Ritu Rani
Test series will prepare us for World League Round 2: Ritu Rani

The Indian Women's Hockey Team today left for Italy to play a series of tests against the hosts, in preparation for the World League Round 2 scheduled to be held here in March next year.

Ritu Rani to lead Indian hockey eves in Italy tour

 Ritu Rani will lead a 18-member Indian hockey team for the five-match Test tour of Italy to be played in Rome from December 1 to 12.

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.