Champions Trophy: We lost the match in 3rd quarter, says Roelant Oltmans
Champions Trophy: We lost the match in 3rd quarter, says Roelant Oltmans

India's High Performance Director Roelant Oltmans on Sunday held his defenders responsible for their second consecutive defeat in the Hero Champions Trophy stating that the hosts' backline just crumbled under Argentina's counter-attacks encounter in the final 15 minutes of the game here.

India determined to give tough fight to rivals in Champions Trophy: Roelant Oltmans
India determined to give tough fight to rivals in Champions Trophy: Roelant Oltmans

India's High Performance Director Roelant Oltmans on Tuesday said the hosts are determined to give a tough fight to their opponents and are geared up to face world no. 3 Germany in their opening match of the FIH Champions Trophy to be held here from December 6-14.

India beat Australia 1-0 in Hockey Test series
India beat Australia 1-0 in Hockey Test series

SV Sunil struck the only goal of the match in the third quarter as India stun Australia 1-0 in the third hockey test to take a 2-1 lead in the four-match series, here on Saturday.

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.

Commonwealth Games 2014: India beat Scotland 6-2 in hockey

India dished out a dominating performance to notch up a 6-2 victory over hosts Scotland in a Pool A match in the men's hockey competition of the Commonwealth Games, here on Saturday.

Terry Walsh, Neil Hawgood aim decent outings in CWG

Indian men`s hockey team chief coach Terry Walsh says their first target is to make the semifinals at the Commonwealth Games while Neil Hawgood, the person entrusted with the task of getting the best out of the women`s outfit, also expresses confidence of a decent finish.

Hockey WC: India earn first point in 1-1 draw versus Spain

India finally managed to earn their first points in the World Cup Hockey as they held Spain to a 1-1 draw as custodian PR Sreejesh effected atleast four brilliant saves.

Consistency is Indian hockey team`s problem: Jamie Dwyer

Australian ace Jamie Dwyer was forthright in his assessment about the current India hockey team terming Sardar Singh and Co as an "inconsistent" bunch, who will have to depend a lot on ace drag-flicker Rupinder Pal Singh and comeback man Gurbaj Singh.

India men lost to Belgium in Europe tour

The Indian senior men`s hockey fought hard before going down 1-2 to Belgium to succumb to their first defeat in the ongoing European tour at Naarden in The Netherlands.

India play 3-3 draw against Dutch club

The Indian team put up a tough fight in its second build-up game of the Europe Tour as it played out a 3-3 draw against Dutch side HGC Hockey Club at The Netherlands.

Europe trip will stand in good stead for World Cup: Walsh

India`s chief hockey coach Terry Walsh said Tuesday that the team`s experience during the European tour will stand in good stead for the May 13-June 15 World Cup at The Hague.

Talented Indian Hockey team needs good game plan: Jamie Dwyer

Legendary Australian forward Jamie Dwyer feels that Indian Hockey team has naturally talented players who just need good game plan to be among the top teams of the world.

Hockey World League: India maul Oman 9-1

Vice-captain V R Raghunath, Rupinder Pal Singh and Nithin Thimmaiah scored a brace each to guide India to a resounding 9-1 win over minnows Oman and register their second straight victory in the men`s Hero Hockey World League Round 2 here today.

Hockey India League: Delhi Waveriders beat Ranchi Rhinos 5-4

Rupinder Pal Singh scored twice as Delhi Waveriders maintained their unbeaten record in the Hero Hockey India League by beating Ranchi Rhinos 5-4 in a thrilling match here today.

Six more players withdraw from World Series Hockey

The multi-million dollar World Series Hockey received another jolt on Thursday with six more top Indian players withdrawing from the league to be held across different cities of the country from December 17.

India concede late equaliser to Belgium in Champions Challenge

India conceded a penultimate minute goal on a penalty corner to allow Belgium secure a 3-3 draw in their opening outing at the Champions Challenge hockey tournament on Saturday.

Indo-Pak rivalry at forefront in Asian Champions Trophy final

Their confidence sky-high after an unbeaten run in the league stage, a vivacious India will lock horn with arch-rivals Pakistan in what promises to be a cracker of a final in the inaugural Asian Champions Trophy hockey tournament on Sunday.

Rupinder lone Indian in Sultan Azlan Shah`s XI

Deep defender and penalty corner specialist Rupinder Pal Singh is the only Indian player named in the Sultan Azlan Shah`s XI.

Rupinder lone Indian in Sultan Azlan Shah`s XI

Deep defender and penalty corner specialist Rupinder Pal Singh is the only Indian player named in the Sultan Azlan Shah`s XI.

I owe my success to Jugraj: Rupinder Pal Singh

The in-form India drag-flicker Rupinder Pal Singh, who is having an impressive run at the ongoing Azlan Shah Cup Hockey tournament in Malaysia, credited Jugraj Singh, who himself was an ace drag-flicker, for his success.